About Hillary

Hillary has over 20 years of experience in residential and commercial real estate. Hillary is based in Napa Valley and focuses on helping her clients transact Wine-Country Estates, Vineyards, Wineries, and Commercial Land Development opportunities.


Hillary has closed over $6 Billion transactions since the start of her real estate career in 1997. Previously, she worked in relationship management at First Republic Bank (www.firstrepublic.com), specializing in credit & property-level underwriting for residential and commercial real estate assets in the San Francisco Bay Area. As a Vice President at the Prado Group, she sourced, evaluated, and financed Prado’s San Francisco multi-family investment transactions.  Prior to joining the Prado Group in 2004, Hillary was in the Capital Markets group at AMB Property Corporation (NYSE) (now www.prologis.com), a real estate investment trust and pension fund advisor where she had responsibility for debt and equity financing of AMB’s portfolio. Hillary also worked in AMB’s Transaction Group where she had responsibility for portfolio acquisitions and dispositions. Hillary started her real estate career in the Real Estate Services Group of Arthur Andersen LP where she had responsibility for real estate valuation and underwriting.  Hillary received her BS from UC Berkeley in Economics.


In 2015 Hillary was recognized as one of the top 100 real estate professionals in the United States by REAL Trends.



The Private Client Team

We are a nationwide sales team comprised of client-driven, results-oriented and supremely dedicated luxury residential brokerage professionals of the highest integrity. Like Compass, we believe in doing things differently – not as things have been done, but as things should be done. By deploying a compelling “high-touch meets high-tech” approach to luxury residential brokerage, we help our clients successfully navigate the increasingly dynamic & challenging luxury real estate markets.

We also recognize that real estate has become a global asset class – and that our clients own multiple properties in several markets. That’s why we’re uniquely positioned to deliver a seamless experience across our clients’ entire real estate portfolio – which includes delivering strategic advice & consultation to support critical decision-making.

We operate in the following markets:

New York - Hamptons - Greenwich - Miami - Ft. Lauderdale - Boca Raton - Naples
San Francisco - Palo Alto - Los Angeles - San Diego - Aspen - Lake Tahoe
Dallas - Houston - Austin - Nashville - Atlanta - Washington DC - Boston

We firmly believe our overall capability is beyond compare – and we welcome the opportunity to demonstrate what the The Private Client Team can do for you.

Hillary Ryan’s Listings

Hillary Ryan’s Recent Transactions