Compass is an independently owned brokerage and the #1 brokerage in the Greater Los Angeles area in sales volume and market share. With over 2500 agents and 25 offices, Compass’s reach in the Los Angeles area is unmatched. Compass has developed the first modern real estate platform, pairing the industry’s top talent with technology to make the search and sell experience intelligent and seamless. Compass is an innovative real estate firm with a boutique feel. With the solutions-driven mindset of a startup and the sophistication of a luxury brand, Compass is the future of real estate. Compass provides their real estate agents and their clients with the smartest tools changing how agents and clients navigate the process of finding or selling a home.
Ashley Novak and her team have the same goal in mind and that is to make the buying and selling process seamless and successful for her clients. She has an exceptional work ethic and has developed her business on building and maintaining valuable client relationships. Ashley always keeps her clients’ best interest in mind while maintaining constant communication throughout the process. She continually goes above and beyond to ensure her clients feel happy and confident at the close of the transaction. Exceeding her clients’ expectations is her number one priority and the reason for her success.
Ashley’s attentiveness to client needs, extensive market knowledge and overall real estate experience gives her an edge to guarantee her clients optimal results. Backed with the #1 real estate brokerage in Los Angeles, Compass, she delivers an unmatched experience to her clients with a focus on service, collaboration, education and technology.
Ashley is a veteran of the United States Air Force and spent her career in the military working as a financial analyst and contracting specialist. Ashley’s time spent in the military cemented her strong values of integrity, loyalty, and dependability as well as her commitment to serve others. She is a dedicated, results-driven performer with a strong background in acquisitions and contracting. Her vast experience managing, negotiating, and executing millions of dollars easily transitioned her into the competitive world of real estate.
Ashley is originally from Columbus, Ohio and resides in the South Bay of Los Angeles with her husband and business partner, Jonathan Schultz, three cats and two dogs. She has lived in the Los Angeles area since 2010 and has extensive knowledge of many areas of Los Angeles with a focus on the Westside and South Bay. She is an active member of the community and in her free time, Ashley enjoys reading, pilates, snowboarding, hiking, riding her peloton, stand-up paddle boarding, Ohio State football and travel. Ashley spends her free time giving back to the community through her volunteer work as a committee chair and member of Sandpipers, a South Bay based philanthropic organization serving the community since 1931. A true animal lover, she has four rescue animals of her own.
Jonathan Schultz has an unmatched work ethic and his unyielding focus on detail paired with deliberate and intentional action shapes the client service experience in every transaction that Jonathan undertakes. Jonathan has invaluable knowledge and an impeccable attention to detail when it comes to all aspects of the transaction from the contract to inspections. He managed the third largest home improvement company in the country for 7 years prior to real estate where he gained invaluable knowledge and experience in the construction and home improvement space that helps his clients make informed and educated decisions before, during and after the transaction. Jonathan remains a resource to his clients even after the transaction closes and values the relationships he has with all of his clients. With Jonathan’s knowledge, experience and personal commitment to deliver unprecedented value to each and every client, you can rest assured you have selected a true professional.
Jonathan graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Economics. Since the onset of his professional life, Jonathan has played key roles in the growth and business development of both private and publicly held companies with annual revenues exceeding 10 billion dollars. When he made his transition into real estate, Jonathan brought with him over a decade of experience in marketing, finance, business development and contract negotiation.
Jonathan is originally from Chicago, but resides in the South Bay of Los Angeles with his wife and business partner, Ashley Novak, and their pets. Jonathan has lived in the Los Angles area since 2010 spending most of his time on the Westside and in the South Bay. Jonathan enjoys spending as much time at the beach as possible, long boarding, snowboarding, traveling, trying out new restaurants and spoiling his dogs.