Jake led us through the entire process (this was only the second time we have sold a house) and made it painless. He was accessible and enthusiastic about every step. He is a man of integrity and family values and I would be completely comfortable recommending him to a friend or family member who needs to sell or buy a home!

Michael McCormack

Account Manager
Aug 22, 2016

Jacob Kurtz

Real Estate Professional Realty World American River Properties
7840 Madison Ave
Ste 145
Fair Oaks, CA 95628
CalBRE License #01099173
Jul 9, 2018
Client / multiple transactions
Jake is the first and only Real Estate Professional I reach out to for any real estate transaction. His experience and dedication are indispensable whereas all phases of the process are concerned, plus everyone ancillary to the transaction make the process carefree and efficient. Start with Jacob Kurtz; if he isn't the best choice for the job, he'll gladly point you to what organization is. I enjoy our relationship as much as any I have.
Jun 21, 2018
Sales Associate
Jacob did a great job for my brother and me. The sale of our house was quick, smooth, and above asking price. Jacob answered all of our questions immediately and without hesitation; he obviously knows his business. My brother and I are both quite pleased.
Oct 25, 2017
Associate Government Program Analyst/ State of CA/Parks and Recreation
Mr. Jacob Kurtz has been a Huge, Hands On, Communicative, and Extremely patient and insightful Real Estate Consultant. Every step of the way during the sale of my home, he communicated all issues that needed to be addressed, and guided me to resolve the issues fairly between the buyer and me, the seller to ensure both parties felt they were treated fairly. Jacob's reliability, professionalism, communication, and his ability to troubleshoot issues at hand, confirmed that I felt I had security and trust as Jacob's client. Jacob is extremely knowledgeable in the real estate field, and bottom line? -- Jacob gets the job done. He is Simply A Go Getter and Is On Top Of It. I sincerely recommend Jacob Kurtz to be your Real Estate Agent. After signing a 45 day contract with Jacob Kurtz, My home was sold within 3 weeks. Jacob sold my house at a firm and reasonable market value. The price was a completely fair estimated market value.

Our sincere thanks goes to Jacob Kurtz for a timely sale of our home, a fair commission, and Jacob's amazing knowledge and professional skills. We highly recommend Mr. Jacob Kurtz!!!!

Please know we welcome any of your future and possible clients to contact us with any questions they may have....

Our SIncere Thanks,
The Chandler Family
Oct 20, 2017
Jacob Kurtz did a fantastic job. He was far better than me or my girlfriend could have ever expected. He kept us notified every step of the way and he went up to bat for us any chance he could just because that's the type of person he is.
Oct 14, 2017
English Professor
We are most grateful for the opportunity to work with Jacob Kurtz. His professionalism, patience, and understanding did not waver over the time it took to find the right home in what were sometimes trying circumstances for us as buyers. Mr. Kurtz worked very effectively to secure the best possible opportunities for us, and continues to work on our behalf, providing assistance as we prepare the house for our move. We recommend him most highly, as he was recommended to us, with confidence that he will do an excellent job for his future clients.
Oct 3, 2017
Former owner of Family Video
I've known Jake for about 30 years. Always professional, whether selling new cars (he quit that to sell real estate full time). Jake has been very patient with me, sending me listings for the past 5 years, probably about 5,000 listings or more! Finally, I settled on a cute 37 year old home in Citrus Heights in pristine condition. Jake personally inspected that house top to bottom, except the attic space and declared it perfect except for one very small area near the rainwater downspout, a common issue for homes this age. The negotiations and closing went smoothly and quickly, in only 2 1/2 weeks! He was very thorough in every detail, going over and over documents and reports to make sure I understood everything and every detail. I am so impressed, I have already found him 2 more clients. Last week he sent me a movers package online, which streamlines the moving process, in particular, notifying banks, utilities, doctors, schools, alma maters, relatives, friends etc etc of my change of address.. the post office charges a fee now to put in a change of address. Doing this through this online tool .... it's free! I have also asked Jake to continue to send me listings as I am looking for a home to rent out. He will bend over backwards to make you happy and satisfied. I certainly highly recommend his services as he is a highly regarded and respected professional, being in RE for 35 years or so. I look forward to commencing more business dealings with Jake Kurtz.
Jul 14, 2017
Charles Robinson
Knowledgeable. Explains everything that’s happening and going to happen. Calming influence. Would highly recommend.
Dec 16, 2016
CEO IME Recources
Jacob was responsible for the timely sale of an investment property in Roseville, California. His Marketing skills, knowledge of the area coupled with his professional approach



made the process painless. I am more than happy to recommend him for any reaestate transaction.
Nov 9, 2016
Realtor
Jacob Kurtz is a great guy, he is very professional, very knowledgeble, goes above and beyond to help you resolve issues.
Thank you Jake for all of your help!

Tawana L. Lemus
Sep 14, 2016
Sales Manager
Jake was able to get the home in contract and sold in 17 days with no hickups. Very swift, smooth transaction and excellent communication throughout. I highly recommend Jake and his company staff for any real estate need!
Aug 22, 2016
Account Manager
Jake led us through the entire process (this was only the second time we have sold a house) and made it painless. He was accessible and enthusiastic about every step. He is a man of integrity and family values and I would be completely comfortable recommending him to a friend or family member who needs to sell or buy a home!
Aug 4, 2016
Salon owner/ Stylist
Jake sold our last house and recently assisted my husband and I in purchasing our new home! His impressive knowledge, experience, patience and calming demeanor made the whole process feel smooth. We never felt pressured or stressed. I am very happy with the price we ended up paying for the perfect new home he found for us. I'm on cloud nine In our new house, it's been so wonderful! I am very thankful to Jake and his helpful, very kind, professional associates... It's obvious that the Realty World-American River Properties team all really love what they do!
Apr 5, 2016
University professor
I conducted three real estate agent interviews before selecting Jake to list my home in Carmichael. Apart from being very personable and attentive to my questions, his market analysis for my home was spot on. He gave me a realistic number that I could work with and suggested that the home would sell within a month. After five days on the market, we had five offers to consider. Jake came back to my home and spent two hours going over the positives/negatives of each offer helping me to make an informed thoughtful decision. Jake made thoughtful recommendations for contractors to clear a short list identified in the home inspection. The best offer was for precisely the $$$ Jake had determined from his initial market analysis. The home closed within a month without any hitches. If you want a straightforward process with the insights of a professional, Jake is your man. I highly recommend using Jake to list your Sacramento area home.
Feb 5, 2016
Locomotive Electrician
I was blessed to have Jake as an agent when I bought my first home in 2011. Jake made me feel as though my house and purchase was top priority, even though he works with so many. When I decided to sell, and buy closer to my children's schools, Jake was the only one I knew who make that happen. And he did! He also introduced me to Daniel from SINDEO. Both Jake and Daniel make an amzingly successfull combination!
Dec 28, 2015
Insurance Agent
I have moved before and I know how it can turn your life upside down. Jacob was the perfect solution. He took a personal interest in all of the details with recommendations and help even before we needed it.
We wouldn't consider a move again without Jakes professional help.

Carl Terrano
Dec 21, 2015
Jacob brings professionalism and experience like no other realtor I have used before. His commitment to his clients and profession surpass others in the business. If you are in need of a realtor I highly recommend Jacob Kurtz, he puts his clients first and takes an aggressive, relentless approach in getting the job done. I would definitely use him again!!!
Dec 12, 2015
USAF
Great job selling my house quickly and for more than I originally wanted. He really put in the time to take care of my needs and keep me well informed during the process. He was even available several months later to share his knowledge and give some advice when I had questions about the new closing processes.
Jul 14, 2015
seller
Jacob Kurtz retaliator at Realty World assisted us in the sale of our property in Orangevale.
We choose Jacob out or a group of three realtors. Our reasons being he was well prepared with comps in hand of other property's in the area. Hi looked professional and it was clear from talking with him he would do his best to sell our property in a timely fashion
He was easy to work with returning our calls in prompt fashion. We were very satisfied and would highly recommend him to any of our friends.
Julia
Jul 11, 2015
When selling or buying a house, you need someone who will advocate for you. You also need someone who will maintain a cool head while everything seems to be falling apart. I cannot thank Jacob Kurtz enough for all that he did for as our realtor. I would recommend him to anyone buying or selling a house.