Specialty: oakland market and community knowledge! for sellers: extensive experience preparing homes for sale, vast resources/networks to get the job done. historical properties,fixers, reo/bank-owned, short sales. proficiency with internet and customized local marketing of properties in oakland.
for buyers: i will always give my honest input about a property and neighborhood. i've lived here for over thirty years. as a former contractor i can help assess the condition of a property and bring in quality inspectors and contractors to thoroughly evaluate the property. i have extensive experience working with first time buyers looking for affordable homes. experienced in representing buyers of reo/bank owned properties and short sales.
Interests: House restoration, remodeling, repair. Organic gardening, Oakland history and neighborhoods. All things Lake Merritt, hiking in the East Bay Regional Parks. Working with homeless and feral cats: advocating for spay/neuter, being an ally with The Oakland Animal Shelter. Neighborhood involvement: zoning, crime watch, parks. Rebuilding Together Oakland, House Captain. Local live music.