Fred Van Allen, Philanthropist and Vintage Home Specialist,
Named #1 Agent in Pomona for 2021

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Pomona Valley, CA Jan 19, 2022 – Fred Van Allen of First Team Real Estate Christie’s, has been named the number one Realtor in the City of Pomona for 2021. This accolade, awarded by the Sacramento-based real estate marketing and data firm TrendGraphix, is awarded when an individual agent’s number and volume of single family homes sold in standard transactions exceed all other agents within the city for the calendar year.

After a successful thirty-seven year career in real estate advertising with the Los Angeles Times, Mr. Van Allen segued into an impressive career in residential real estate where he was soon joined by his wife and business partner, Dawn. When they are not working together to create unforgettable open houses or to facilitate smooth real estate transactions with an “artful” touch, Mr. and Mrs. Van Allen are avid community volunteers in the Pomona Valley where they support a number of organizations including: the Pomona Library, The Pomona Hope Community Center, and the Pomona Police Department. Mr. Van Allen has even served as “roving master of ceremonies” for the Pomona Christmas parade and is the current head of the Neighborhood Watch for the nationally registered Lincoln Park Historic District. In addition to the aforementioned volunteer work, Mr. Van Allen is passionate about historical architecture and serves as a board member of the Pomona Heritage Society. As indicated by their extensive philanthropic involvement, Mr. Van Allen and his wife love to “pay it forward”, and Mr. Van Allen is currently involved in the restoration of the USS Iowa Battleship in the port of Los Angeles.

Mr. Van Allen holds multiple real estate credentials including the Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) designation from the National Association of Realtors. The CRS designation is the highest credential awarded to residential sales agents, managers and brokers. In addition to his many credentials, Mr. Van Allen has been in the top five percent of agents in the Pomona Valley for the past ten years and his use of video in marketing has been recognized by three international firms: Tom Ferry International, Bomb Bomb, and vSreen. Likewise, Mr. Van Allen has been featured as a panelist and interviewee for such media outlets as Los Angeles-based KNX News Radio, various national media outlets, and Small Business Trendsetters. Mr. Van Allen’s social presence is reflective of the reputation which precedes him, he was also voted number one by Nextdoor Social Network members in 2021.

Fred Van Allen stands out as a communicative and skilled Realtor© who is dedicated to getting his clients maximum return with minimal stress during every transaction and over 150 testimonials on Testimonial Tree support this sentiment. Mr. Van Allen is based in First Team Christie’s Anaheim Hills and can be reached at (909) 261-9711 or via email at: For more information about Mr. Van Allen and his real estate specialities, please visit his website at