Absolutely! I'd recommend Dan Isham. I've worked many deals with him. He's honest, professional, and actaully closes deals.
There are at leats 51 bank owned homes available in teh 92880 zip code. They range from $180K to $540K. The average price is about $403K for a 2,900 sq. ft. home.
I don't know your individual situation (beyond what you've shared), but generally it'd be better for you to put as little as possible down because you want to save your cash and liquidity for other needs. Sounds like you already have a great financial planner, so talk to her.
As far as your real estate needs, I'd appreciate the opportunity to compete for your business. Check out my profile and let me know how else I can help.