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Our Team

Val Borba

Valquirio Borba

Valquirio, or Val, is co-founder of Borba Investment Realty, Inc. Val is a licensed real estate broker, and a graduate of California State University Fullerton with a Bachelors and MBA in accounting and finance. Val has an esteemed reputation among clients, family and friends as being an astute accountant and finance guru, and a trustworthy and loyal figure.


Michael Borba

Michael Borba

Michael has been working in the family business since graduating with his Bachelors in Finance from his father’s alma mater, California State University Fullerton. More recently Michael graduated with his MBA from USC. Michael is also a licensed Real Estate Broker and a Certified Property Manager candidate. He is a golf enthusiast, avid cyclist, and proud husband and father of two sons.


Maria Borba

Maria Borba

Maria is a co-founder Borba Investment Realty, Inc. Maria is a licensed real estate agent, and was well known for being a Top Producer at the brokerages she worked for. Maria is a great communicator and manager. Though she is semi-retired, she still has responsibilities in the maintenance department. More importantly, as the company cheerleader she can always offer an ever important morale boost.


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Sonya Borba

Sonya is a Realtor with over 17 years of experience in sales and service. She has an MBA from Pepperdine University. She is the latest Borba to join the Borba team with enthusiasm and passion, bringing her extensive management and leadership experience to the table. Her goal is to create a company culture and brand that associates, vendors, clients, tenants are proud to be a part of.


Aurora Vaz

Aurora Vaz

Aurora joined Borba Investment Realty in 2009 and is responsible for every facet of accounting. She works promptly and efficiently with vendors, tenants and property owners ensuring the financial plans and policies of properties are maintained. She is a valuable member of the Borba team.


Loly Marin

Loly Marin

Loly has over 15 years of experience in property management. She is CAM certified and is continuously updating her education in property management. She also has over seven years of maintenance experience which lends itself well to dealing with major rehabs. She is the gateway to our clients and ensures communication with them in a timely manner, maintaining exceptional client service and satisfaction.


Leo Tamayo

Leo Tamayo

Leo is responsible for managing the maintenance crew and apartment turnover maintenance. He makes sure that our clients get the best prices on quality maintenance, and that our new tenants move in to pristine well maintained homes. He is known for his can-do attitude and professionalism.


Genaro Luna

Genaro Luna

Genaro is a Property Supervisor who is known for being a team player. He is responsible for approximately 400 units at Borba Realty, and can be counted on to be professional, courteous, and get the job done. When he’s not working with clients and residents, he continues to use his teamwork skills on the soccer field. Defense is his specialty.


Julie Velasquez

Julie Velasquez

Julie is a Property Supervisor with a strong background in Maintenance, Accounting, and Administration. Her keen attention to detail and belief in stellar customer service make her a focused and swift manager. “Strive not to be a success, but rather of value” by Albert Einstein is what she lives by. Julie has two loves: her family and the outdoors.


Richard Elisaldez

Richard Elisaldez

Richard has 10+ years’ experience in the field of Property Management. He has been a Leasing Consultant, a Property Manager and an Area Manager. He is now in charge of assisting Property Supervisors and managing delinquencies and evictions. He studied at Concordia University and is married with three children – Jordan, Jeff and Mylah. In his free time, he somehow finds a way to be a basketball fanatic.


Andre Nunes

Andre Nunes

Andre is a very proficient accounting assistant that has been with Borba for three years. He inputs invoices in a timely manner, resolves online payments issues promptly, and provides excellent service to tenants and owners, especially with respect to the tenant portal and monthly reporting. His background is in Information Technology, but Andres’ strength lies in being an efficient and loyal team player.


Mari Manzano

Mari Manzano

Mari joins the Borba team in the Accounting department. She has extensive experience in accounts payable, and a keen eye for detail. Her experience in administration and customer service make her an ideal teammate and support for the team. Her enthusiasm and energy is infectious.


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Tina Marie Mejia

Tina Marie is a valuable part of the Leasing department; she is known for her impeccable customer service. She is also a returning college student completing her degree in business administration. She is active in her church volunteering her time as a team leader for the media department. She also volunteers extensively with homeless outreach projects. She has three beautiful children, one grandson, and one on the way! She is an excellent cook and loves cooking for her family and friends.


Janina Espinoza

Janina Espinoza

Janina joins the Borba leasing team with a background in property management. She is personable, trustworthy and organized. When not processing new resident applications, Janina enjoys spending time outdoors, exercising, and time with family and friends.


Victoria Avelar

Victoria Avelar

Victoria has been working since she was 14; her first job was a summer intern for the Long Beach City Managers’ Office. She started in property management at the young age of 18 and has a total of 5 years combined experience in property management having worked as a receptionist, leasing agent, and maintenance coordinator. When she’s not coordinating maintenance at Borba, she enjoys cruising the coast, day or night, to relax and take in the views. She loves being able to help people and it shows; she excels at customer service with a friendly smile.


Gregorio Marin

Gregorio Marin

Gregorio is one of the most tenured associates at Borba. He is in the field daily and serves tenants with a smile. He is extremely knowledgeable in electrical issues, plumbing, and general maintenance.


Benjamin Hernandez

Benjamin Hernandez

Benjamin started with Borba assisting in the turnover of units and eventually became a team member. He has been in the maintenance department for over ten years. He specializes in painting and general maintenance and can always be counted on in a pinch.