A little about me

With 20 years as a San Francisco Bay Area Realtor, Valerie’s expertise spans various niches, including relocation services; from collaborating with individuals as they retire or downsize to guiding first time homebuyers.

Valerie is known for her enthusiasm, authenticity, and unwavering commitment to her clients' best interests. Utilizing neighborhood knowledge, current and relevant market insights, adept negotiation tactics, and consistent communication to guide her clients to their real estate goals, she remains a dedicated consultant and real estate advisor far beyond the transaction.

Valerie's approach to real estate is both practical and passionate, and she deeply values her relationships with clients and fellow industry professionals. Excellent negotiation skills and effective communication, combined with her ability to navigate the fiercely competitive market, positions her as a reliable and knowledgeable resource for her clients.

Post-graduation from Sarah Lawrence College, she further honed her skills in management and event planning at prestigious New York City restaurants, learning the values of hard work, meticulous planning, contract negotiation, and innovative marketing.

In her free time, she loves to experiment with new recipes, explore and seek adventure around the Bay Area and the world with her family. Valerie volunteers her time and resources with non-profit organizations in the community. She currently serves as Board President for Sister to Sister 2, also known as Serenity House in Oakland. Learn more about their mission at https://www.serenityhouseoakland.org/