james kobzeffJames Kobzeff is the owner of ProAPOD — a software company he developed in 2000 that includes two real estate investment software solutions as well as a suite of online real estate calculators.

Originally developed for his own real estate investing business, ProAPOD was released publically in 2000 and has since sold to over 1,000 customers nationwide as well as to a handful of customers located in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East . The list includes real estate investors, brokers, agents, appraisers, and financial advisors.

James is a college graduate from Cal State Fullerton, has completed several CCIM course studies, and has solidified his understanding of real estate investing with real-life experience as a real estate investor himself.


1986 to 1987 He served as Vice President of Acquisitions for the Coastline Investment Group in Newport Beach, California.

1987 to 1993 He served as an investment property specialist with Coldwell Banker at Claremont, California, and then later with Coldwell Banker at Costa Mesa, California. He did win “Top Producer” honors while in Claremont.

1993 to 2000 He served as an investment property specialist with the Prudential Real Estate Professionals in Salem, Oregon. He won “Top Producer” honors multiple times.

2000 to current James has devoted the majority of his time to the real estate investing software solutions he developed as ProAPOD. He also continues to freely post articles on the web along with maintaining this site to help real estate investors and agents learn the nuances of real estate investment.


James was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in Salem, Oregon. He is the father three sons and six grandchildren who all still live in Orange County, California. He is born-again Christian who loves Jesus Christ.


James Kobzeff
ProAPOD Owner/Developer
4804 Liberty Rd S
Salem, OR 97306
PH 503.949.9034
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