Great Success Begins On Solid Ground

Jason Young, MBA
Broker Owner

Born and raised in Southern California, Jason Young developed an early interest in real estate construction and sales. After graduating college, his first apprenticeship alongside a new home developer in the Inland Empire shaped the essential skills needed to serve the real estate needs of families and business people in the desirable Temecula Valley housing market.

Jason earned his Real Estate License, Broker’s License, and an MBA in Real Estate allowing him to combine two of his favorites – serving people and their home communities. A tenacious, hardworking go-getter focused on delivering results and exceeding client expectations, Jason is a committed Real Estate partner.

The true fuel to Jason’s fire is his family. He is married to his beautiful wife, Ryan, and they have two exceptional children, Jameson and Declan. In his words, “They are my everything. Their love and support are the true secrets to my drive and success.”

Cory Forseth

Premier Agent

Cory Forseth brings a strong background in both negotiation and customer service to Valley Homes and Estates. His many years as a Customer Service Manager have provided Cory with the capability to effectively negotiate on his client’s behalf while delivering an optimal level of client satisfaction. Cory’s attention to detail and hardworking work ethic ensure your best interest is his highest priority.
Cory has been a resident of the Temecula/Murrieta area for over 25 years, bringing a strong personal connection to the neighborhood. After graduating from one of our local high schools, Cory moved to the Bay Area to attend college. After graduating, he made the move back down South, as he knew there was no other place he would want to raise a family and plant roots of his own. From coaching youth sports to enjoying the many local family activities with his wife and two children, this area truly is home. 

Laura Morgan

Premier Agent

Laura brings her experience as an event sales manager to Valley Homes and Estates.  Prior to joining the team, she sold, managed and designed corporate events in San
Diego.  Her extensive background in sales gives her the ability to connect and understand her clients’ goals and needs.

As a child in the St. Louis area, Laura learned about real estate at a young age.  Her parents invested in numerous rental properties.  This taught her the ins and outs of home buying, selling and renovating.

Laura graduated with a Bachelors Degree from Saint Louis University.  She moved to Southern California 15 years ago and enjoys spending time with her family and friends.  In her spare time, she enjoys playing ice hockey, golfing, playing tennis and enjoying the beautiful state of California.

Whitney Zolna

Buyer Agent

As a Temecula resident, Whitney has an intimate, and extensive knowledge of the local area. Having shown hundreds of homes to prospective buyers, she understands the wants and needs of her clients to deliver their dream home. She combines her BBA in Finance from SMU, with her experience as military spouse to be strategic in her approach. Whitney has moved 6 times, to 5 different states, and 1 foreign country. She became a realtor because she feels strongly that you need an advocate who will work for YOU to find the home of your dreams. Settling for a home that doesn’t meet or exceed your expectations is unacceptable.

So whether you’re trying find home near a duty station, or just the best fit for your family, Whitney is here to help you today!


Eric Howell

Strategic Business Development

Eric brings a diverse background to the world of real estate with both international and domestic product and service success. Eric leverages his experience in strategic negotiations, and complex business transactions to produce desired results. With a passion for creating the ultimate win-win outcome, he delivers results while keeping the focus on his client’s needs and expectations.

Having travelled to over 35 countries, Eric knows there is no place like Temecula to call home. A long-time resident since the early 90’s, Eric has enjoyed seeing the expansion of the Valley, while maintaining its sense of community. Eric’s wife and two children are a key driving force behind everything he does. In his spare time, Eric loves spending time with family and friends, snowboarding in the local mountains, golfing at Temecula’s many courses, and many more opportunities living in Southern California has to offer.