About Us

Our philosophy

We understand the importance of community. That is why we donate a portion of every transaction to non-profit organizations selected by our clients.

Our specialities

We specialize in first time buyers/sellers and beginning investors. Our background is in education and ethics. That is why we focus on the needs of our clients and ensure that they have the necessary information to make solid investment and housing decisions. 

About the founder

Ray Calnan joined the Business Law department of the David Nazarian College of Business and Economics in August 2015. In the ten years prior to joining the Business Law department, Ray taught Real Estate and Finance courses for the Finance department. 


Prior to completing his Ph.D. in Policy, Planning, and Development at the Sol Price School of Public Policy at the University of Southern California, Ray obtained his BSBA in Finance from CSUN. 


His academic interests include affordable housing, demography, immigration, and the environment.


As a real estate professional, Ray founded Charity Alliance Realty, a primarily residential real estate brokerage that donates a percentage of revenues to local and regional charities as chosen by clients. 


His background also includes owning and managing real estate, small development projects, and commercial appraisal/consulting.