Real estate has always been Jerry's passion and, as a native of the East Bay, he is familiar with Bay Area neighborhoods, current housing trends, local contractors and many city ordinances. As a real estate professional who got his start during the housing downturn of the Great Recession, Jerry recognizes investment opportunities and value, offering that invaluable knowledge to his clients, both buyers and sellers. Having navigated over 30 transactions, Jerry understands that the Bay Area real estate market can be challenging. Jerry's experiences in the downturn taught him to be creative on behalf of his clients, and he knows the importance of knowing how to close transactions using the negotiating process.
Knowing that every town and neighborhood is unique, Jerry prides himself on matching his buyer clients to the right home, and in the right location. And just as every real estate transaction is unique, so are the needs and desires of each client. Jerry listens carefully to a client's requirements and needs and works closely with them throughout the entire home buying process.
Jerry's sellers know that he understands the importance of marketing in the sales process, and he works with his clients to create a cutting edge marketing plan that utilizes the very latest in digital and social media platforms. Well versed in the complex area of short sales, Jerry will help a client navigate the foreclosure process from beginning to end in order to capture the most value from the sale to the client.
Jerry played basketball for Whitworth University in Spokane, Washington, and earned a BA in Business Accounting. Learning to balance athletics with academics taught him the value of hard work and perseverance, two attributes that his clients value today. In his free time, Jerry competes in international Jiu-Jitsu tournaments, and one day would like to conquer the StairMaster!