Nate Harimoto & Shane Haas



Welcome to Our Website... Your 1 Stop Shop for Everything Real Estate...

Nov 03, 2011 in Homeowner . 0 Comment

Thanks for visiting our website...the home for all your real estate needs.  As you browse through this site, you'll find all sorts of useful tools to help you with any real estate questions.  On the Buyers and Sellers pages, you'll find content libraries full of useful information to help guide you in your real estate transaction.  You can also SEARCH FOR HOMES on those pages too, or use the button on the right to do a quick search of listing in all of Ventura County and Los Angeles County.

If you are looking for more information about a community, you can find all sorts of statistical data for any city in the nation on my Market Reports page.  Here you can see a statistical overview, or dive deeper into the housing, people, economy, or quality of life by using the individual tabs.  If you're looking to find out more about the community aspects of an area, visit the Area Info page, where you can get the history, an arial photo, real-time weather, news, and featured attractions for any city in the world.

Finally, enjoy my frequent blog posts that you'll find on the home page with useful information for your everyday life.  If you love the stories, feel free to share them with your family and friends on your social networks or email.  You can also sign up for my weekly newsletter by using the subscribe form on the right side of this page. 

If you have any questions, you can always reach Nate at 805-418-2675 or Shane at 805-418-2680.  We are also available via email at or

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How to Be Happier at Work

Sep 15, 2014 in Business/Finance . 0 Comment

How to Be Happier at Work

Are you happy? The answer to that question may matter more than you think. Researchers have increasingly found links between happiness and job performance. Whether you own a business, or are just starting out on the corporate ladder, you may find that it pays to be happy. 

Accentuate the Positive

Happiness at work has proven to increase performance and productivity. Yet, it can be difficult to achieve. The majority of people are hardwired for negativity. This negativity bias can be overcome by changing the way you think. 

Take the Test

Economists have developed a survey that scientifically measures how happy your team is at work. It can be taken by an individual, or by an entire organization. Known as The Happiness at Work Survey, it was based on a wellbeing model that was developed for the UK Government Office of Science.

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How Celebrities Prepare For the Red Carpet

Sep 12, 2014 in Sports/Entertainment . 0 Comment

How Celebrities Prepare For the Red Carpet

Preparing for the red carpet is not an easy feat for most celebrities. From their makeup to the perfect dress, no detail can be overlooked when getting ready for the big event. 


Many celebrities believe that the key is to have a wonderful group of makeup artists and stylists on hand. Sandra Bullock has given the credit for her beauty to her excellent team. It’s the ability to keep aging skin looking beautiful and fresh that puts certain experts in high demand. Makeup artists are part of the secret to stars looking as if they’ve stopped time. 

Getting ready for the big night often means a combination of makeup and pretreatments from beauty experts. Kate Winslet uses Tracie Martyn’s “Red Carpet Facial.” It is known to be able to erase lines and reduce puffiness. Stars believe that it can lift the eyes and cheekbones. The ability to help define the jawline is one reason celebrities choose the “Red Carpet Facial.”

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Choosing the Right Floor Plan for Your Home

Sep 10, 2014 in Homeowner . 0 Comment

Choosing the Right Floor Plan for Your Home

Whether you’re shopping for your dream home or creating it from scratch, choosing the right floor plan can make a huge difference in how much you enjoy living in it. How large is your family? What is your style? How will you use extra space? These are some questions that can help you determine the type of home you want.

How Much Space Do You Need?

While 1600 square feet may feel too large for a single person, a family of four will fit in quite nicely. Newlyweds may want to allow for expansion of their home, while empty nesters might decide it’s time to downsize. Pick a floor plan that accommodates both your everyday life and future plans.

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Beautiful Landscaping for Fall and Winter

Sep 08, 2014 in Homeowner . 0 Comment

Beautiful Landscaping for Fall and Winter

Autumn’s crispness and winter’s chill are nearly upon us. With garden blossoms giving way to bare branches and dying annual plants, how do you keep your landscape from looking bleak during the cooler months? The answer lies in the choice of specific design elements and plants that are hardy and ideal for cold weather.

Fall Flowers

Late-blooming flowers add a punch of color and enliven a fading landscape. Try these flowers to add a bit of brightness to the waning daylight:

-Chrysanthemums are a favorite fall flower because of their late-season blossoms and bright colors. They are hardy and inexpensive, and come in several hues of bronze, yellow, burgundy, pink, purple, and white.

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Contact Information

Aviara Real Estate

2555 Townsgate Road, Suite 200
Westlake Village, CA 91361

Nate Harimoto
Mobile: (805) 444-7862
Office: (805) 418-2675
CalBRE #: 00980556

Shane Haas
Mobile: (805) 807-2794
Office: (805) 418-2680
CalBRE #: 01505864