$3B sold in 2020
40 luxury markets served
150+ network members
A LETTER FROM OUR FOUNDER
I founded The Private Client Network to connect the luxury real estate markets in a way that has never been done. My objective was to build an unrivaled network of top real estate brokerage professionals that operate in every luxury real estate market in the country – and ultimately, the world. My goal is to elevate the real estate broker profession by providing an unparalleled level of service.
Our Network Partners are leading brokers in their respective markets – so our combined knowledge, influence, and overall real estate brokerage prowess is unequaled. Whether you are planning to relocate or buy/sell a primary residence, summer house, ski house or urban pied-a-terre, The Private Client Network is the only network that can guide you home; wherever that particular home might be.
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We are an unrivaled network of top real estate brokerage professionals that operate in every luxury real estate market in the country. Effectively, we have connected the luxury real estate markets in a way that has never been done.
As most high-net-worth individuals own multiple luxury residential properties in different markets, real estate has become a global asset class. That’s why The Private Client Network is uniquely positioned to deliver a seamless brokerage services experience across our clients’ entire real estate portfolio. Not only can we help a client buy/sell their main residence, but we can also help that same client buy/sell their summer house, ski house or urban pied-a-terre.
Kevin Sneddon | Founder - NYC + Greenwich
As the founder of The Private Client Network at Compass, Kevin Sneddon leads a nationwide sales team of client-driven, results-oriented luxury real estate professionals of the highest integrity. Like Compass, Kevin rejects a business-as-usual approach to real estate. He believes in doing things differently, leveraging state-of-the-art technology to elevate the client experience. By deploying this "high-touch meets high-tech" methodology, Kevin is uniquely positioned to help clients successfully navigate the increasingly complex luxury real estate market. Operating his own brokerage for 15 years, Kevin cultivated his formidable broker prowess by closing over $750 million of transactions across every property type. Among his prolific sales in NYC, the Hamptons and Greenwich, you'll find a multitude of record-breaking deals upwards of $38 million. You’ll also find an array of unique properties – including NYC townhouses & penthouses, Hamptons oceanfront & equestrian estates, as well as grand Greenwich compounds. His abundant industry accolades include being ranked one of the top 250 brokers in the U.S by The Wall Street Journal.
Joy Bender + Rob Aumann | Network Partners - San Diego
As San Diego real estate agents, Aumann Bender & Associates takes great pride in using our expertise, resources, and global connections to perfectly unite extraordinary places in a variety of lifestyle categories and price points. We specialize in the coastal communities of La Jolla, Del Mar, Solana Beach, Coronado, Encinitas, Carlsbad, Pacific Beach, Mission Beach, and Rancho Santa Fe.
Katie Machoskie | Network Partner - Orange County
Prior joining Compass®, Katie Machoskie was recognized as one of the top 1,000 sales associates in the nation. She consistently ranks in the top 1% of Newport Beach agents and was named REAL Trends America’s Best Real Estate Agents in 2017. She has sold over $250 million in her own neighborhood. Katie’s profound knowledge of Orange County communities is due in part to her deep roots as a native. Katie also specializes Professional Athlete Relocation, as well as sales due divorce or death. She attended UCLA and has an extensive marketing and public relations background for Fortune 500 companies, the entertainment industry, and many nonprofit organizations, raising over $200 million in donations during her non-profit career. As a planned gift specialist, her extensive experience evaluating and managing gifts of real estate nonprofit organizations developed an invaluable network of legal and financial industry contacts she maintains today.
Ari Afshar | Network Partner - Los Angeles
Ari Afshar is a native of Beverly Hills and has a keen sense and extensive network to find his clients the right deal at the right time. It’s this certain savvy and a refined personability that color’s Ari’s aura which comes naturally to him. Ari set sail to his star, when, in 2008 he co-founded his first boutique agency, Lexington Realty. Afshar quickly pivoted Lexington into Housing Assist of America, a company focused on the Distressed Property market. After negotiating thousands of notes with lenders, Ari was lauded for his efforts and selected as one of 8 real estate agents nationwide on Bank of America’s Realtor Roundtable. As a member of this exclusive group, Ari helped B of A shape their short sale systems and processes. Since 2014, Afshar has been involved in hundreds of millions of dollars worth of real estate deals. In 2015, he was the Founding Agent for Compass in Los Angeles and has since been instrumental in the company's success in the LA market. He sits on the Board of Directors of The Brent Shapiro Foundation and serves as an Ambassador to Childrens Hospital Los Angeles. His chief aim is to provide the highest level of service and attention to his clients, as well as the communities and markets he represents. Afshar is also a husband and father of two boys.
Valery Neuman | Network Partner - Palm Springs
Valery Neuman, Broker Associate represents the finest luxury and ultra-luxury real estate properties throughout the Greater Palm Springs area including Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Indian Wells, and La Quinta. In addition to homes and estates, Valery also handles luxury land lots and high-end vacation rentals. Throughout her 25-year career, Valery has produced over $1 billion in sales. She consistently ranks as the Desert's #1 Top Selling agent and #1 Top listing agent. Working closely with buyers and sellers, her sales total over $100 million annually. With 2018 being her strongest year to date, Valery continues to win numerous industry awards. In 2019 and beyond expect Valery to continue to set records as the ultimate professional matchmaker finding her buyers their perfect Desert home and her sellers top qualified buyers.
Suding Murphy Group | Network Partners - Santa Barbara + Montecito
The Suding Murphy Group merges the diverse talents of four leading Santa Barbara real estate specialists to create a singular team that works synergistically to provide a uniquely tailored experience. Established in 2004, by founders Paul Suding and Bridget Murphy, the team blends the extensive experience of a longtime experts with the fresh insight of millennial talent Sean McIver.
Judy Citron | Network Partner - Palo Alto
Judy brings a seasoned perspective to real estate that translates to successfully serving buyers and sellers on the mid-Peninsula. She has a unique blend of skills, knowledge, professional relationships and experiences that sets her apart in the industry. She has designed, built, bought, and sold homes in the area since 1995. Familiar with all levels of building and design--from engineering to finished interiors--she has a well-deserved reputation in real estate. Judy provides data driven analytics, research, market projections and neighborhood evaluations. She combines cutting edge technology, market insight and relationships to create an unmatched platform to collaborate, navigate, lead the industry and offer exceptional results to her clients. Judy is known for her uncompromising dedication, passion, acute attention to detail, and strong negotiating skills. Judy is consistently ranked in the top 1% of all agents in the United States and in 2019 ranked #26 individual agent in the nation per WSJ and #3 individual agent at Compass. Her personal network, combined with market tenure and brand identity, gives her clients a distinct advantage.
Dale Boutiette and Alla Gershberg | Network Partners - San Francisco
With over $500MM in career sales, the Dale + Alla Team is proud to be one of San Francisco’s top real estate teams, serving their clients with a genuine passion for what they love. Recently named one of the Top 100 Teams in the Bay Area and consistently ranked in the Top 1% of San Francisco Realtors, Dale and Alla are no strangers to the dynamic San Francisco market. With their combined background in marketing, project management and finance (Alla) in conjunction with construction, law, and property investment expertise (Dale), they make for the perfect dynamic duo that has led them to well-deserved success in the real estate industry. Clients praise them for their unique and effective marketing strategy, strategic property preparation experience, off-market property identification tools, vast network of vendors and peers, and aggressive negotiation skills -- all of which has culminated into not only many successful transactions, but also a myriad of lifelong relationships.
Tahoe Estates Group | Network Partner - Tahoe
The Tahoe Estates Group is proudly affiliated with and brokered by Compass, the leading independent brokerage with over 17,000+ luxury agents nationwide in every major market. The Tahoe Estates Group, brokered by Compass, is also the exclusive Tahoe partner of the Private Client Network, an unrivaled network of top real estate brokerage professionals that operate in every luxury real estate market in the country.
The Private Client Network partners are leading real estate professionals in their respective markets – so their combined knowledge, influence, and overall real estate brokerage prowess are unequaled. Whether you are planning to relocate or buy/sell a primary residence, summer house, ski house, or urban pied-a-terre, The Private Client Network is the network that can guide you home; wherever that particular home might be.
When working with The Tahoe Estates Group you will be equipped with the most powerful real estate tech tools the industry has to offer. Their industry-leading tools keep their professionals focused on what really matters- helping you buy or sell your dream home in the Lake Tahoe and Truckee area
Anne Willoughby Nelson | Network Partner - Seattle
With over 27 years of experience in real estate, Anne brings integrity, confidentiality, and boundless energy to every interaction with clients. As a former CPA and graduate of Stanford University, she combines a strong business background with a love of architecture and design. She is a member of FORUM XXII, an organization of 22 of the top agents in the region who collaborate and share insights into current trends in the market and news of special properties. Prior to her real estate career, she worked at Peat, Marwick, Mitchell Public Accounting and at Hal Riney & Partners Advertising, both in San Francisco. Anne is an active volunteer at her children’s schools and is a member of the Washington Women’s Foundation. She was born in Seattle, currently lives in Madrona, and maintains a lifelong commitment to this city and its distinctive character.
Steven Shane | Network Partner - Aspen
One of Aspen’s most successful real estate brokers, Steven Shane, is consistently one of the top producing brokers in the Aspen area. Since moving to the region 20-years ago, he has leveraged his expertise and integrity to grow his personal client base as well as establish Shane Aspen Real Estate, which has remained the region’s highest-producing, independent brokerage for the past four years. Heeding his community’s need for committed, knowledgeable brokers, Shane built his business on creativity, industriousness, and business acumen. He firmly believes that real estate is a full-time job, and if you don’t love it and breathe it every day, you can’t possibly expect to excel. After electing to partner with Compass in 2016, Shane continues to lead his local team of imaginative, energetic, enthusiastic, and like-minded brokers, as well as represent the national company’s presence in the competitive Aspen market.
Jeff Hendley | Network Partner - Denver
Jeff specializes in Cherry Hills Village, Cherry Creek, Greenwood Village and the upper-end neighborhoods of Denver. His average sales price exceeds $3,000,000, one of the top in the industry, and he limits the number of deals he does in order to preserve superior client service. He is not your typical real estate broker, is rarely seen in a suit and tie, and yet has become the “Go-to-Guy” to get deals done.
Zach Zeldner | Network Partner - Boulder
A 15 year veteran of Boulder real estate, Zach Zeldner joins Compass as one of the most productive and knowledgeable luxury Realtors in Boulder, CO. Zach’s knowledge of Boulder’s real estate market, neighborhoods, school systems, trails, and cultural assets allows him to offer his clients a full spectrum service that is built on years of experience. Zach’s negotiating skills, his quiet calm, and his thoughtful discretion have earned him the trust of a large base of loyal clients.
Joanne Nemerovski | Network Partner - Chicago
With 26 years of selling luxury real estate, Joanne Nemerovski has helped over 1200 families buy and/or sell their homes, representing well over $1 billion in luxury real estate. She has consistently been one of Chicago's top-producing realtors, specializing in the city's most desirable neighborhoods: Lincoln Park, the Gold Coast, River North, Streeterville, DePaul, and Lakeview.
As a native Chicagoan and an active member of the Lincoln Park community, Joanne prides herself on her knowledge of the Chicago real estate market. In addition to selling, she has worked in all aspects of investment properties, including leasing, marketing and management Joanne continues to be exhilarated by her real estate career. She definitely offers her clients a personalized service approach and constantly strives to raise the bar on customer service.
Gianna Cerullo | Network Partner - Dallas
Gianna Cerullo is committed to providing an outstanding depth of real estate expertise that ensures her clients successfully accomplish their personal real estate goals. As a specialist in the Acquisition and Marketing of Residential and Distinctive Luxury Properties in all price points; Gianna offers exceptional representation and is dedicated to providing crucial, in-depth local market knowledge. Her love for Dallas and its wonderful communities is very present as she caringly serves her client's specific real estate goals. As a Sports & Entertainment Division specialist and with over $300 Million in sales, Gianna ultimately ensures that each client receives the highest level of real estate services and truly impressive results.
Caroline Bean | Network Partner - Houston
As a Houston native, Associate Broker Caroline Bean lends an insider's know-how and passion for local real estate to each transaction. She takes great pride in helping clients achieve their real estate goals, and throughout her career, she's earned a reputation as a trusted confidante and skilled negotiator.
A consistent top producer, clients appreciate Caroline's hard work, responsiveness and total dedication to their needs. She's known for her elite sales skills, impeccable client service and an ability to expertly drive any type of deal, including first-time buyers, new construction sales, resales or relocations.
Nicole Kessler | Network Partner - Austin
Nicole Kessler has been an Austin real estate leader for over 20 years. As one of Austin’s top Luxury agents, Nicole is consistently recognized and honored with accolades for her success as an industry leader. She is a long time member of Austin’s Elite 25, has been named a Platinum Top 50 agent, Austin Luxury League member and Austin Business Journal top producer. Through her extensive experience, Nicole has a broad knowledge of the city and of the best properties for sale, including many that are private listings and not available to the general public. She is respected for her experience, intelligence and attention to detail. Her hands-on approach to sales means she is involved in every aspect of your transaction. Her extensive network of repeat clientele, service providers, builders, designers and trades allows her to assist her clients through each step of the home buying and selling process.
Erin Krueger | Network Partner - Nashville
With over 12 years of experience in Nashville’s real estate, Erin Krueger brings wide- ranging knowledge and expertise to her clients. She originally began her career in advertising and marketing negotiating licensing contracts with New York City-based companies. Erin’s executive level experience in corporate advertising and marketing has been instrumental in positioning her and her team as leaders within the Middle Tennessee Real Estate arena. Erin has been ranked #1 in TN and #15 in the Nation for selling the most homes. She then parlayed that success into growing a successful real estate team. Currently, her team is nationally ranked in the top 200 teams in the country. She is has been honored with top sales awards within her association and industry and has sold over half a billion dollars in real estate in her career. This year alone her team will sell over 400 homes and over $100 million in real estate.
Joe Belz | Network Partner - Naples
With over 20 years of real estate experience, Joe Belz is a professional whose knowledge and expertise has earned him some of the most illustrious recognitions in his industry and community. Consistently ranked in the top 3% of agents in the Naples area by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS®, Joe is considered a trusted advisor by his clients and peers. Additionally, he has earned the "Five Star Real Estate Agent" designation for his exceptional client satisfaction and service as announced in Gulfshore Life magazine for 10 years straight. Despite his many personal achievements, Joe is most passionate about assisting his customers in achieving their needs and desires when it comes to selling or buying a home.
Audrey Ross | Network Partner - Miami
Often called, "Miami's Woman At The Top", Audrey opened her own real estate firm in Miami in 1984 and has established herself as one of the city's preeminent purveyors of luxury homes. As a longtime resident of Coral Gables, Audrey has watched over the bustling activity that has transformed Greater Miami from a world class beachside resort city to a dynamic international trade mecca. With the foresight to research this incredible growth as it was happening, Audrey learned what this influx of people would mean to both current residents and those relocating here. Her uncompromising policy of privacy keeps her clients referring friends and colleagues to her. This unique service is what has led Audrey to success, listing and selling many of the most significant estates in the history of Miami and a clientele list of veritable 'who's who' including Fortune 500 executives, film stars, international entertainment figures, sports celebrities and heads of foreign countries.
Josh Dotoli | Network Partner - Ft. Lauderdale
As a real estate agent with a hyper-local focus on east Ft. Lauderdale, Josh Dotoli is an expert in everything in his community centered around Las Olas. He’s a “power broker” and frequent contributor to ABC News Local 10 on real estate topics impacting South Florida residents. Recently, he was recognized by South Florida Business & Wealth Magazine as a finalist for 2018 Up and Comer Awards in residential real estate, one of only three chosen of all the eligible Realtors in Palm Beach, Broward, and Miami Dade County. Additionally, he has been honored with many Top Producer awards throughout his career as a top one percent agent in Broward County. Bank of America endorses Josh Dotoli as a preferred real estate advisor for their banking and wealth management clients.
Elliot & Wendy Koolik | Network Partners - Boca Raton + Delray Beach
Founded over 30 years ago, The Koolik Group is one of the top real estate brokerage firms in Southern Florida with a focus on the Greater Boca Raton area. Elliot and Wendy Koolik recognize the importance of effective marketing and ensure all properties receive maximum exposure, providing multiple creative marketing avenues both online and off. Having personally sold over 1,000 homes, Elliot consistently ranks as one of the top 20 of 9,000 agents in the Greater Boca Raton/Delray Beach area. He has consistently ranked as a top area agent throughout his career as a result of delivering unique marketing plans and unparalleled levels of customer service.
Janie Coffey | Network Partner - Jacksonville
Janie Coffey leverages almost three decades of experience in real estate, construction and development to expertly serve both residential and commercial buyers and sellers. Janie ranks in the top 250 agents in Florida, as currently identified by Real Trends and the Wall Street Journal. She has been named among the Top 100 Most Influential People in Real Estate by Inman News, was ranked as a top-ten agent in Northeast Florida by the Jacksonville Business Journal, and was the number one agent during her tenure at First Coast Sotheby's International Realty.
Margie Halem | Network Partner - Washington DC
Margie was voted one of the Top Realtors by the Readers of Bethesda Magazine from 2012-2017. Margie has not only enjoyed prominence in her profession since 1984 as a Washington D.C. Metropolitan real estate specialist but popularity in her neighborhood as an active, longtime member of her Rockville community. Over the years, she has earned a reputation as a consummate professional, knowledgeable, and a reliable resource for the countless buyers, sellers, investors, and developers whom she’s helped to realize their unique real estate goals. Margie's unparalleled expertise, service, market pricing insight, and negotiating skills are what ensure utmost success with every deal. Margie's experience and winning performance have been recognized many times over.
Jeff City Block | Network Partner - Philadelphia
Meet the City Block Team leader, Jeff “City” Block! Jeff earned the nickname “City” because of his passion for everything Philadelphia. A lifelong Philly resident and Temple University graduate (Temple and Temple Law (both cum laude)), Jeff was honored with top 1% in Customer Satisfaction 2010-2020 (Indep. Survey-Five Star/Philly Mag). In addition to the best customer service and satisfaction (most important!), the City Block Team also sold over $540,000,000 in real estate since 2015. And a lot of real estate before then as well. No matter how much Jeff and the team sells, treating each client like they are the only client is always Jeff’s primary goal.
As a former corporate attorney, Jeff stakes his reputation on providing objective advice. His negotiating skills are unparalleled (Jeff is also a Certified Negotiation Expert®), and his intimate knowledge of the Greater Center City, University City, and Northwest Philadelphia real estate markets makes Jeff and his team an invaluable resource when buying or selling a home or investment property. His integrity, competitive edge, and business acumen are what distinguish Jeff and his team in the Philadelphia real estate market. He is steadfast in his focus on being a strong advocate for his clients and has the energy that it takes to provide superior customer service.
Kevin Caulfield | Network Partner - Boston
Kevin Caulfield has over 15 years of experience in the Boston real estate market. He has distinguished himself as a top agent, consistently being recognized by “Boston’s Top 20” as one of the premier brokers in the city. Throughout his career, Kevin has been involved in over $400 million of real estate transactions. Specializing in residential brokerage services, Kevin works extensively with developers and investors. After co-founding Charlesgate Realty Group in 2003, Kevin has continued to build his business through the likes of Coldwell Banker and Campion & Company. While developing a loyal client base, Kevin has led his team to increased sales volume every single year since 2001, including the recession. Kevin focuses on providing elite level service to his customers, and has completed transactions in every neighborhood throughout the city of Boston.
Kim Arenas | Network Partner - Westchester
Kim ranks in the top 1% (top 12 out of over 10,000 agents) in Westchester County. She has consistently been recognized in America’s Best Real Estate Agents by REAL Trends and she loves meeting and helping people find their way home.
A native of the Carolinas and a resident of the Sound Shore for over 20 years, Kim brings her signature blend of Southern hospitality and New York hustle to every client. Kim personally dedicates herself to each client with a strong commitment for exceptional results, undaunted advocacy, and attention to detail—all of which have built a real estate team based on personal referrals.
Her passion for life is reflected in her passion for helping her clients find the perfect community and make it home. Her team’s proven process, modern marketing plan, and expert strategic pricing have helped her become the #2 Luxury real estate team in Westchester County by The Real Deal. Kim's many years of professional sales, data driven practices and marketing experience combined with her positive attitude, outgoing, energetic, determined, & caring personality set her apart from the rest. Her integrity, professionalism and warmth are key to earning the high level of trust that her clients place in her. Her attention to detail, diligent follow up and complete, communication are the hallmarks of her work throughout the entire buying or selling process and beyond.
Kim has loved living in Westchester for the past 20 years. She has been involved in the Rye community serving on school PTO's and other community organizations and charities. Kim was also a member of the Hackley School Parents' Association. She has also served on the Mamaroneck/Larchmont Schools Foundation Board, PTA Board, and as the chair of the sailing program at Orienta Beach Club. She is also active in her church.Kim lives in Rye with her husband, two children and dogs. She enjoys boating on the Long Island Sound, entertaining and spending time on the point at American Yacht Club. Kim works with a trusted team that can help you with all of Westchester and throughout the country. She would be happy to refer you to a colleague that specializes in the area that you love.
Elizabeth DeWoody | Network Partner - Palm Beach
Strategic planning, problem solving and implementation with specific and measurable results are the foundation to Elizabeth's approach to Palm Beach County luxury real estate. The skill set and work ethic she cultivated and developed during her 15 years in sales, marketing and sales management with two Fortune 500 companies –Procter & Gamble and Johnson & Johnson – are the foundation to her data-driven approach that focuses on meeting customer needs in order to produce optimal outcomes for buyers and sellers. Her ability to provide easy access to information, innovative marketing, and outstanding customer service offers her clients a competitive advantage.
Dylan Snyder | Network Partner - Jupiter
Dylan Snyder knew from a young age that the business of real estate was where he wanted to be, and has made good on that dedication. A second-generation real estate professional and lifelong Floridian, Dylan has thrived in his chosen career since making the full-time commitment in his early 20s. Based in Palm Beach, Dylan can rightly claim vast knowledge about Florida real estate, and his depth of experience gives a distinct edge to his elite clientele. Dylan is founder of the Snyder Group, among the top producing real estate teams in the state, closing tens of millions of dollars in annual sales. The real estate experts who comprise the Snyder Group have proven their acumen in producing successful buying and selling strategies.
Nicholas Brown | Network Partner - Atlanta
Originally born in England, Nicholas has been an Atlanta resident for over 10 years. As a top performing real estate professional, he brings his valuable global work experience in countries such as Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, Philippines, Australia and the United Kingdom to . His background in Real Estate Development, Marketing and Management for leading corporations such as the Ritz Carlton, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Stella Artois ensures that his clients get the very best in professional service, marketing know-how and business expertise.
* Established BrownDaniel Real Estate 2009, Over $500,000,000 Sales Volume 2010 – 2020 (YTD)
* Nicholas Brown #2 City-Wide Sales Volume Atlanta Realtors Association 2018
* BrownDaniel Real Estate #1 Team City-Wide Sales Volume Atlanta Realtors Association 2016
* BrownDaniel Real Estate #2 Team City-Wide Sales Volume Atlanta Realtors Association 2015
* Bachelor of Arts Marketing/HCIMA, 23 Years Sales & Marketing Experience
* Top 1% Sales Performance, All Agents, Atlanta Board of Realtors 2011 – 2018
Mark Stornetta | Network Partner - Sonoma + Napa Valley
Mark Stornetta is a hard-working, creative and results-driven professional. A Sonoma resident for more than 40 years, Mark’s connection to the community and land runs as deep and strong as the vines in this world-renowned wine-producing region.
An enthusiastic early riser, Mark starts his day with an eye on the details of each of his transactions, checking in with his clients and exhibiting the sincerity, warmth and respect that are the hallmarks of his business. Mark works primarily by referral, and his clients say that it’s the combination of his honest, grounded professionalism mixed with his knowledge of and experience in the local market that make his service so extraordinary.
Mark’s roots in Sonoma and Napa counties are intrinsically tied to the local wine industry business and culture. He started his career as a Farm Credit loan officer and branch manager before becoming general partner and CFO at Glen Ellen Winery. Later, he joined Gundlach Bundschu Winery as CFO. Now he brings his industry-based expertise in finance, sales and marketing to his clients at Compass Realtors.
Mark lives in Sonoma with his wife, Pat, where they enjoy sharing their favorite parts of wine country living—cooking and entertaining at home, dancing and hiking. They have four adult children and two grandchildren.
McCarthy + Moe | Network Partners - Marin County
Strength in Numbers
Our strengths complement each other. We work as a team and our clients gain from our combined experiences and skills, and from having an unparalleled breadth of knowledge and expertise behind them.
Our style us open, factual and tell it as it is. We advise our clients based on statistical trends, data and facts combined with our years of experience as top performing negotiators.
Liz is one of the top 10 Realtors in Marin. She has received numerous awards including the prestigious Outstanding Service Award by the state chapter of the California Women’s Council of REALTORS. She is respected throughout the real estate community for her strong negotiation abilities, thoroughness, honesty and attention to detail. Shenna is recognized as one of the top 5% of Marin Realtors. She is best known for her out-of-the-box thinking and negotiating techniques and prides herself in finding creative solutions for buyers and sellers.
Our common thread is our relentless pursuit to deliver the best results for our clients.
“Every one of us is down to earth. We roll up our sleeves to deliver results to our clients every day.” Says Liz McCarthy. “We are undeterred negotiators and problem solvers, and we love what we do!”
Yvonne Ahearn | Network Partner - Hawaii
Yvonne Jaramillo Ahearn, is a Founding Broker of Compass on Oahu, Hawaii. Yvonne brings clients over three decades of real estate and legal experience, as well as an enduring love for the islands and its people, which began during a 1997 Maui sabbatical.
Her years as an attorney in San Francisco included advising senior leaders of prominent corporations and nine-figure deals, as well being leading a consulting team that helped brick and mortar businesses move into the Internet space. Yvonne's experience and expertise in law, technology and Internet marketing, is shared by few other REALTORS on Oahu, but is critical in today's real estate marketplace. Yvonne's roll up your sleeves and get to work attitude instills in her clients confidence that every detail of their real estate transaction is expertly handled.
Not only is Yvonne a consistent individual Top Producer in her market, having sold nearly $100 Million in Oahu real estate, in the past 12 years, Yvonne was awarded the coveted Aloha Aina "People's Choice" Award by the Honolulu Board of REALTORS in 2015, 2011, and 2010. The award recognizes REALTORS who give superior client service, while upholding the highest ethical standards.
Yvonne’s neighborhood expertise spans the island of Oahu. She resides in Kailua and sells there, as well as in upscale areas of Honolulu, including Manoa, Diamond Head, Hawaii Loa Ridge, and Kahala. She’s also helped many buyers navigate sales in Kakakao’s new luxury condominium projects. Wherever you choose to live on Oahu, you can be assured the most professional and diligent guidance with Yvonne.
Kris Berger | Network Partner - Hinsdale, IL
Kris has over 20+ years of experience in Residential Commercial real estate properties over $350 million sales. Because of Kris’ many extensive years of experience, she is able to meet exceed the needs of her clients. Being a Hinsdale native, Kris is very knowledgeable about Hinsdale its surrounding areas. Consistently ranked in the top 5 in DuPage County/Local Area, top 10 in the State, the #1 agent the Hinsdale office you are in good hands with Kris. Having two children going through the local schools, she has hands-on experience with schools, sports, clubs, and all the extra-curricular activities involved. Kris strives to be the very best and the satisfaction she receives from helping her clients achieve their real estate goals is her greatest reward!
Cindy Scholz | Network Partner - Hamptons
Cindy is a real estate expert, philanthropist, and entrepreneur. Her entrepreneurial instinct led her to be one of the founding agents at Compass, and she launched her real estate career at the age of 20.
Cindy focuses on residential acquisitions, repositioning, sales, and global executive relocation. Her clients consist of financial institutions, such as LivCor at Blackstone, family managed residential portfolios, wealth managers, and private investors.
Above and beyond her real estate expertise, Cindy became a top voice in the NY tech, art and impact circles, as a respected entrepreneur and investor. A driving force behind supporting women leaders in NY, she co-founded Women of Compass, a platform to empower female homeownership. She is also an active member of the Milken Institute’s Young Leaders’ Circle and serves on the Board of Directors for Chashama, which advocates helping individuals see the value in art.
Colombos-Dooley Team | Network Partners - Long Island
The Colombos-Dooley team has been consistently one of Long Island’s top real estate teams. They are ranked in the top 0.5% of individuals by volume; 2019 Real Trends, Americas Best. Our team is comprised of leading representatives who bring a wealth of market knowledge and expertise to every transaction. Real estate teams are a practical and valuable option for both buyers and sellers. Our agents work in their areas of specialty, but they also work together to handle a client’s every need. When you hire someone on our team you are getting a unique perspective. The Colombos-Dooley team has a former CPA, a landlord, a financier, an attorney, a project engineer, and a former teacher on their team. The key to success often lies in your awareness of the little things. Details can make or break accomplishments. Our team works together to ensure each transaction has been completed seamlessly from start to finish.
Chris Rhinesmith | Network Partner - Cape Cod
Chris Rhinesmith, the top broker in Chatham for the past seventeen years(2004-2020), and co-owner of Pine Acres Realty at Compass, has extensive experience in residential real estate and finance. Chris, who is a former Director of Investments at Oppenheimer in Boston, was the top producing broker on Cape Cod in 2020. He has held this position on seven previous occasions and set the Cape wide historical high of $145M in annual sales. Chris has sold over 1.1 billion dollars in real estate. Pine Acres Realty partnered with Compass in January 2020 and was the #1 producing agency of Compass New England in 2020. For eight years (2012 -2019), Chris was named one of Real Trends’ Best Real Estate Agents in America in its national ranking report. In 2009, 2011, and 2016, he ranked among the top 100 leading real estate professionals in the country in the Wall Street Journal survey covering over 7,000 brokerage firms and associations of Realtors®. Chris was also recognized by Banker and Tradesman as a "New Leader," through an award that names the top performers under 40 years of age in Massachusetts industries. Quoted in national, global and local publications like Barron’s, Financial Times and Boston Business Journal as well as a former panelist for Christies International Real Estate and the MAR annual convention, Chris is one of the top real estate experts on Cape Cod. He is strongly networked in the industry through his affiliations with Compass Real Estate, Who's Who in Luxury Real Estate and REALM, a globally connected best in class real estate community.
The MV Team | Network Partner - Martha's Vineyard
The MV TEAM headed by Peyton Wallace and Bill Rossi, prides itself in its uncompromising levels of service combined with a unique and informed perspective on the luxury markets of Martha’s Vineyard, from Aquinnah to Edgartown. The team is founded on a rare combination of marketing saavy and local experience, as well as a dynamic drive to get results for buyers and sellers alike. Backed by the support of Compass technology as well as a Boston-based team of marketing, finance and agent success, the team offers a deep connection with the hottest real estate brand in the industry along with invaluable knowledge of Martha’s Vineyard property in all price points. Peyton and Bill have consistently ranked in the top 100 agents individually in Massachusetts and have represented properties on-island for as much as $92M.