Professional Philosophy"I work hard to handle all the details of my clients' sales. My clients appreciate my extensive knowledge of the San Francisco real estate market, as well as my expertise in complex transactions and construction issues. My team and I look forward to helping you with your sale. We are dedicated to providing you with the highest levels of service. "
Extensive experience in the purchase, sale and marketing of Condos, Single Family Homes, Luxury Residences, Multi Unit Properties, Commercial Properties, Investment Properties, Probate & Trust Sales, 1031 Tax Deferred Exchanges, Fixers, Tenancy-In-Common (TICs) and Buyer representation at ALL price levels.
St. Marys College, Moraga 1971 - Business & Economics
Masters Program for Marketing & Staging - Coldwell Banker University
The Art of Negotiation - Nierenberg
Previews Specialist Certification - Coldwell Banker University
Seniors Real Estate Services Certified
Licensed General Contractor
International President's Premier-Top 1% of Agents Nationwide
San Francisco Apartment Association-Board of Directors
California Apartment Association- Former State Director
Women's Council of Realtors
Council of Residential Specialists
San Francisco Board of Realtors
Society of Wine Educators, former member
American Society of Viticulture and Enology, former member
Jim is a native of Berkeley, California and graduated from St. Mary’s College in Moraga with a degree in Business and Economics. While a member of the Christian Brothers religious order, “Brother James” taught high school prior to being assigned to the Christian Brothers Winery in the Napa Valley, where he earned his General Contractor’s License. In early 1993 Jim was licensed as a realtor. By 1998 he was the top agent in his office. Since that time Jim has consistently ranked in the top agents with Coldwell Banker in San Francisco and within the Top 1% for Northern California. In 2009, Jim went on to obtain his Broker’s License.
- Luxury Homes, Condos and Lofts Probate and Trust Sales Comprehensive Marketing Programs 1031 Tax Deferred Exchanges Relocation Specialist
My Credentials and Memberships
- Licensed General Contractor Previews Property Specialist Real Property Adminstrator Seniors Real Estate Advantage Specialist
- International President`s Elite #1 Agent - Lakeside Office - 1998 to Present