About Barbara

Barbara’s clients say it best, describing her as “Knowledgeable”, “Professional”, “High Integrity”, “Responsive” and an “Excellent Listener”.

Barbara's Priorities are Simple: They're Yours!

Barbara is a resourceful, full-service, results-oriented Broker Associate who offers her clients the highest level of personalized real estate services tailored to meet their specific needs, wants, and goals. She guides her clients through the competitive real estate market with care, creativity, diligence, and efficiency. She is hands-on at every step of the way. When working with Barbara, her clients are provided with timely information and expert advice to make smart, informed decisions. She values building and maintaining long-term relationships with her clients – continuing long after the successful conclusion of the transaction. She is proud to say that over 95% of her business comes from repeat and referred clients.

Now with Compass Real Estate, a prestigious brokerage, Barbara initially joined the Hill & Co. Real Estate team in 1998. A graduate of University of California at Davis, she held management positions at leading apparel industry companies such as Levi Strauss & Co., Limited, Inc., and Koret of California. In her corporate career, she traveled extensively throughout Asia and Europe and was responsible for developing and sourcing product, as well as managing detailed negotiations with both suppliers and customers. Today, she draws on her extensive business experience to successfully manage the buying and selling process for her clients. In Barbara has additional certification as a Senior Real Estate Specialist, a National Association of Realtors designation.

Barbara volunteers with Jewish Coalition for Literacy, tutoring reading to first graders. She loves to ski, practice Pilates, and together with her husband, Dan, travel the world and enjoy the many local eateries, museums and outdoor recreational venues that San Francisco offers. Together they support the SF-Marin Food Bank, the American Cancer Society and a number of other charities.

Barbara stays abreast of the ever-changing real estate market through her affiliation with the National Association of Realtors, California Association of Realtors, San Francisco Association of Realtors and the exclusive Top Agent Network

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