Big Valley Properties Testimonials
At Big Valley Properties, we go above and beyond to provide our clients with only the highest level of service throughout the buying and selling process. We are there for you every step of the way!

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“We have the highest regards for Big Valley Properties. Professional, personable, dedicated with excellent coverage & advertising. Owner and Agents are wonderful.”

- Janet Flanagan & Neil Scott
"We have used this company for other real estate transactions and would not consider looking elsewhere for real estate services in Trinity County."

- Jim & Lynne Weddell
"Retta is amazing. Thank you!"

- Julia Gibbons
"Retta is the ultimate professional and helped me over the course of 14 years buy and sell 6 properties. She knows our market and her advice is excellent! She goes above and beyond always."

- Donna Grisham
"Retta and her team went above and beyond all expectations with helpful guidance throughout the process, extensive and effective marketing, and personal attention to all details. Thr professionalism of this office provided a smooth and easy transition to our move. With deep appreciation"

- CJ & CFL Kidwell
"Great work! Got offer first day. This was a very difficult case; everything went wrong and I was working remotely, 700 miles away. Retta was fantastic at solving the problems."

- David Jacobson
"Shannon Aikins is an extremely talented agent. Her follow through is wonderful. She has great experience and knows how to guide her clients through the entire process. I felt like I was in expert hands. I did not worry about what I needed to do because Shannon kept on top of everything for me. She is top selling agent in Trinity County and I know first hand why she is. Thank you Shannon for everything!"

- Marleen Barnes
"Excellent service, very knowledgeable staff. Went above and beyond even after the sale. A first class company in my book. Will be my first choice to do business with in the future."

- Jason Arnett
" Shannon did an excellent job. Very thorough, friendly, and easy to work with. Thanks!"

- Louis & Dolores Jones
“ Shannon Aikins is a delight! She cares about every client and has incredible knowledge about the area. She’s built a lot of relationships through the years which helps in this line of work. Shannon Aikins gets things done with patience and perseverance. We appreciate everything Shannon has done for us! “

- Dean & Jeanette Wilson
"Lovely Retta, Brokerage Lady, informed, knowledgeable and sharing with her experience, is a delight and joy to work with. I highly recommend Big Valley Properties to anyone requiring Real Estate services."

- Gerald Traum
" Shannon Aikins is very professional. It was a pleasure doing business with her. Thanks again!"

- Jim & Deborah Huber
" Selling your home is very nerve racking on top of, at this time the pandemic. With everyone's help at Big Valley & Brandon Rea's help, it made it easy and fun. Thank you all!"

- Sonja Vandervoort
“Lydia was amazing & always fought for our benefit to keep things running smoothly. During the delays in escrow due to the pest company, Lydia was so helpful in calming my nerves. We so appreciate her!”
  • Lee & Erica Fulton
“Retta & BVP are our “go to” real estate agency. Top notch, knowledgeable and professional service. Thanks BVP for selling our home so quickly!”
  • Ken & Candi Geraths
"Shannon Aikins rocks! She did a fantastic job selling our property in such a short time frame."
- James Blancy 
"Retta is professional but also very down to earth. She worked hard, was always straightforward, trustworthy and positive."
- Thomas & Shannon Barnett
“Some of Shannon’s greatest assets are; consistent availability, professionalism and a willingness to put in the time to learn about and fully and honestly represent a large and complicated property in a thoughtful and enthusiastic manner. On a personal note, her flexibility and sense of humor make her a pleasure to work with.”
  • Edward & Sandra Solbos
“How many people would hike the River, in the rain, to find the property flags? Shannon did with a smile! She always gets the job done immediately, from showing the properties to putting in the offer!”

-Carol Fencil
“Lydia was great at her job. Was always available and made sure the process went smoothly!”

- Maxon & Ariel Hunt
“Shannon Aikins made the selling of our home incredibly simple. She is an amazing Agent. I would use her exclusively for all my real estate transactions in the future.”

- Mr. and Mrs. Mortimeyer
“Outstanding service with all the details needed on the various properties owned and looking to purchase. Thank you, Retta!”

-William Conner
“Very knowledgeable of the process. Kept me well informed throughout the transaction. Highly recommend Shannon to others.”

-Jim Smith
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