The Team

Courtney, Emily & Taylor were the natural choice to represent the sales of Nelavida. Northeast LA’s most beloved boutique brokerage, ACME is rooted in its mission to make great design attainable for all, and ensures Nelavida is a distinctive offering for discerning Buyers.

ACME has a long relationship with Northeast Los Angeles (NELA). ACME founded the Northeast LA Business Culture aka “NELA Biz” in 2012, which brought together over 50 like-minded individuals and business owners to work towards the cultural, economic and business development of NELA in a slow and sustainable way. Through NELA Biz, and as a local Broker in the area for over a decade, ACME worked with the community to make Northeast Los Angeles a thriving and popular destination for homebuyers and small businesses in Los Angeles.

ACME listings are infused with three critical components – design sensibility, quality construction, and sensible price point. ACME can’t wait to show you Nelavida’s hottest single family small lot community. Sign up on the interest list for the latest news or come by and say Hi to find out more. ACME’s right across the street!

The ACME-Comstock Collaboration

Courtney Poulos

Courtney J.E. Poulos, the visionary founder of ACME Real Estate, has been revolutionizing the industry since 2005. Her unwavering dedication and commitment to others have propelled her success to new heights year after year. With a transformative approach to real estate, Courtney turns transactions into life-changing experiences.

Beyond her achievements in real estate, Courtney is a prominent figure in the industry. She co-hosts the real estate podcast “Under All is The Land” and hosted Season 2 of “The American Dream TV.” She has been a member of the Forbes Real Estate Council and a recurring panelist at prestigious events such as Inman Connect and Awesome Females in Real Estate. Courtney’s expertise has even graced television screens, as the host of FYI’s “My City’s Just Not That Into Me” and a featured cast member on Bravo’s “Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles.” In 2020 and 2023, she received the HousingWire Woman of Influence Award, solidifying her impact in the field.

While managing ACME’s powerhouse teams in Los Angeles and Florida, Courtney remains focused on empowering women to achieve financial independence through real estate. She shares her knowledge through speaking engagements and authored the groundbreaking book “Break Up! With Your Rental: The Professional Woman’s Guide to Building Wealth Through Real Estate,” available at major booksellers.

ACME Real Estate
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courtney@acme-re.com

Emily Sinclair

Emily’s journey to ACME came in early 2019, following a remarkable 18-year career as an Executive Producer of Renovation-Themed Reality TV shows for renowned networks like ABC, CBS, NBC, and HGTV. During her illustrious tenure, she immersed herself in the world of construction and design, earning accolades such as an Emmy Award for her work on “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” in 2005.

Her transition to Sales Agent at ACME and the ARLA Sales Team was seamless, and her contribution proved invaluable. Taking the lead, Emily spearheaded the growth of the ARLA Instagram site, which continues to flourish even after closing all homes. In addition to handling all sales calls and open houses, she oversaw day to day marketing operations, which lead to the success of closing all 38 homes during Covid. 

Now turning her attention to Comstock’s latest Eastside Small Lot Home Development, Emily is excited to do it all again with Courtney & Taylor. She is thrilled to once again partner with Comstock’s high-level design at entry-level prices, catering to first-time homebuyers and move-up buyers in the town of Glassell Park where she also calls home. 

ACME Real Estate
dre#02082772
emily@acme-re.com

Taylor Johnson

Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Taylor joined ACME Real Estate in 2017. Taylor spent 5 years in the entertainment industry working in special events and operations at the Directors Guild of America. With her previous experience in a fast-paced, detail oriented and client-facing industry, she brings a wealth of expertise and organizational finesse to the table, ensuring no aspect of her client’s real estate journey is overlooked.

As a member of the Arla sales team, Taylor handled on-site sales and contracts with meticulous attention to detail. But her passion goes beyond transactions; it’s about building lasting relationships. Taylor’s warm and approachable nature puts her clients at ease as she expertly guides them through the home buying process.

For Taylor, trust and confidence are paramount. Her goal is to be more than just an agent but a friend and advisor. She takes immense pride in ensuring her clients feel confident and well-informed every step of the way.

With her acute eye for detail and dedication, Taylor orchestrates a seamless buying and selling process, leaving no stone unturned. Her expertise leads buyers to their dream homes with ease and excitement.

ACME Real Estate
dre#02036361
taylor@acme-re.com

Comstock Development isn’t just shaping spaces; they’re shaping lives. Their story is one of passion, dedication, and a commitment to infuse every corner of their residential project with the essence of ‘home.’ Comstock doesn’t just build; they create. 

At the heart of Comstock Development lies a passionate journey to transform dreams of homeownership into tangible reality. With a mission deeply rooted in conscientious community planning and ergonomic designs, and nurtured by meticulous quality construction, Comstock Development brings life to spaces that breathe warmth and vitality.

The journey began in 1979 in Manhattan Beach, CA. What started as a family-owned and operated endeavor has blossomed into a legacy of pride and purpose. The pages of Comstock’s history are filled with tales of entitling and nurturing diverse projects across California, each one a testament to their unwavering commitment to high quality outcomes and buyer satisfaction.

From their inception, Comstock has transformed over 3,000,000 square feet of space into vibrant hubs of office and retail magic. Over 40 residential projects, encompassing more than 4,000 units, stand as living proof of their dedication. Not content with just the ordinary, Comstock has adorned West Valley City, Utah with a 12,000-seat event center, a 5,000-seat performing arts theater, and an ensemble of hospitality woven with hotels, retail, and entertainment.

What truly sets Comstock apart is their indomitable spirit. They’ve transformed challenges into stepping stones, turning barriers into gateways to create communities that defy expectations. They don’t just develop properties; they sculpt legacies that resonate with heart and soul. 

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