- Beverage of Choice: Malbec
- If I Weren’t A Real Estate Broker I would be: A backup singer in a reggae band
- Can’t Live Without: Music and a Pool
- Current Obsession: Le Labo
- Non-Profit of Choice: Foundation Against Child Exploitation & Human Trafficking
- Client’s First Impression: I trust you.
Courtney J.E. Poulos is the broker/owner of ACME Real Estate, a design-savvy boutique brokerage focusing on brand marketing and real estate sales. She is a member of Forbes Real Estate Council, a repeat panelist at Inman Connect and Awesome Females in Real Estate, and is a panelist and emcee for the California Association of Realtors WomanUp!® Initiative. She recently was the host of FYI Network’s “My City’s Just Not That Into Me,” where she played real estate matchmaker with buyers and sellers nationwide. She has been selling real estate since 2005. She is a current member of the Board of Directors of Greater Los Angeles Realtors Association (GLAR).
Courtney’s stated mission is to help women achieve financial independence through real estate investment. Her latest book, Break Up! With Your Rental: The Professional Woman’s Guide to Building Wealth through Real Estate, is available nationwide.
As co-founder of the Northeast Los Angeles Business Culture, Courtney brought together over 50 small business owners in a transforming neighborhood to create community and cross-promotional opportunities, applying social media marketing and outreach.
Courtney hails from the East Coast, graduated from University of Maryland at College Park’s esteemed Philip Merrill College of Journalism with a degree in Journalism/Public Relations, and spent 9 years working in arts and entertainment public relations prior to entering real estate.
In her free time, she enjoys being a mama, maintains the brokerage website for design and real estate, www.acme-re.com, military-style workouts, singing karaoke at dive bars, and enjoying a nice glass of Malbec under twinkle lights.
Courtney is available for speaking engagements.