- Is one of the top real estate brokers in the greater Berkeley area since 1988.
- Has successfully
closed hundreds of transactions across Berkeley, Albany, El Cerrito,
Kensington, Oakland, Piedmont and the surrounding East Bay.
- Is experienced with
all types of residential real estate
- Has considerable
experience in marketing luxury and historic properties including some
of the most distinguished properties in Berkeley designed by Morgan,
Maybeck, Ratcliffe, White, Gutterson, Coxhead, Knowles, Hudson Thomas,
Steilberg, and McCue, among others.
Unsurpassed Knowledge and Expertise
- Unflagging professionalism,
honesty and integrity
- Finely tuned sense
of client service and excellent communication skills
- An expert in market
trends, property attributes, and East Bay neighborhoods including public
and private schools, all of which helps her clients become savvier about
selling and buying properties
- Has implemented
innovative marketing techniques and has used multiple marketing/advertising
venues with success
- First rate, disciplined
negotiator with a keen ability to win competitive bids
- Proven track record
for serving client's needs even in the most challenging transactions
Commitment to the Community
- Instilled with a
keen sense of community, Susie has served on the Board of Directors
of the Northeast Berkeley Association, and has been on the board of
the Berkeley Hills Nursery School.
- For seven years,
Susie was President of the Berkeley High School Development Group that
raised substantial sums for the high school.
- Her background
makes her an excellent resource for all kinds of information about the
community, including neighborhoods, Berkeley history, and its cultural
She also enjoys getting to know her clients well, so she can tailor her services to what they need. Susie has a knack for keeping her clients focused on their goals and assists them in the steps to achieve those goals. This discipline coupled with her talent for negotiating difficult transactions and winning bids has earned her a large number of referrals.
In a world of specialists, Susie excels at all aspects of her work.
With well over two decades of experience, Susie has become an expert in
market trends, property attributes, and East Bay neighborhoods to help
her clients become savvier about selling and buying properties. For
example, she frequently predicts what will happen to a specific residential
market by studying growth patterns, lifestyle and demographic trends.
She also knows that Berkeley has more architecturally designed properties per capita than any other city in California. "It's important to know the difference between good architecture and nondescript dwellings, between great settings and less optimal settings, and the kind of houses that build value faster than others."
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