Heather Chong is the Broker-Owner of Nu Merit Realty & Investments-a real estate firm that focuses on selling distressed properties for well recognized lending institutions. She specializes in new home sales, REO foreclosure as well as short sale transactions. Heather began her career in real estate by selling for major developers-builders in the Metropolitan areas of Los Angeles, CA. Currently, Heather is the Sales Manager for Solair, a $200 million dollar condominium development in the Mid Wilshire district of Los Angeles, California. Her past projects include Sky Lofts and Market Lofts in downtown L.A where she worked as a Sales Associate for major developer, Lee Homes. More Less
In February 2009, Heather founded Asian Real Estate Association of America-Greater Los Angeles Chapter and launched a new chapter for AREAA. AREAA is a national nonprofit trade organization focused on expanding sustainable housing opportunities for Asian American and immigrant communities. In addition, she also serves on the board of directors for Korean Real Estate Broker's Association of Southern California (KREBASC). Heather has expended a great deal of time participating and coordinating events that benefit the local community and housing industry in behalf of AREAA-Greater Los Angeles and KREBASC. Through her affiliations with real estate related nonprofit organizations, Heather is determined to fulfill her goal to be a resourceful, valuable, and honorable role model for the real estate professionals of her community.