Mr. Alvin G. Toney is a devout family man who has raised both daughters on his own since 1991. Alvin Toney has served in the elite armed forces of the United States Navy for 23.5 years from 1978 to 2002. He retired as an Electronic Technician Chief Petty Officer, and he earned a bachelor’s degree in finance and Banking and served as the Command’s Financial Specialist Chief. This is where he began his love for helping service members and others conquer all their financial needs through education.
He opened BST Realty and Mortgage Inc., Cay-Dar Development Services, Inc, and AGT Property Management, Inc. In 2006, Alvin started a California Financial Lending company that helped unlicensed people achieve their financial goals through originating mortgage loans.
Always wanting to be a Blessing to others, Alvin Toney helped USA Homeownership Foundation DBA Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals (VAREP) since before its inception in 2011 by traveling the country meeting with major banking institutions bringing awareness to the needs of the Veteran community. Alvin helped organize, create chapters, served on both State and National boards while helping to set legislative policy for veterans and the organization. In 2019, Alvin Toney was the recipient of the highest award that VAREP gives which is the Founders Hall of Fame Award.
Mr. Toney has served as the President of the Inland Empire Association of REALTIST, under the umbrella of the National Association of Real Estate Brokers. He has held many other positions with California Association of Real Estate Brokers as Vice President of Education and Regional Vice President of Southern California creating solutions to help increase Black ownership in his community and increase opportunities for his peers and agents.
“All things are difficult before they are easy.”
- Thomas Fuller