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About Jessica

Jessica Branson, a razor-sharp realtor at Compass, is unstoppable. She has secured hundreds of millions in closed transactions for her clients and is constantly rated in the top 1% of San Francisco Realtors. Jessica’s sales statistics set records, and her discerning clients – from famous musicians to company founders to law firm partners – passionately sing her praises:

  • Top 20 SF Realtors*
  • Top 15 SF Listing Agents
  • SF Realtor since 2006
  • SF home & income property owner since 1998
  • Hundreds of millions in closed transactions
*Based on 2018 MLS single family home data

Deep Experience

Jessica moved to San Francisco in 1994 from Chicago, where she was born and raised. She was attracted to the City’s natural beauty and free thinking. She worked in CD-ROM publishing and quickly moved to the web – CNET hired her in 1997 as an editor. In her mid 20’s she got wind that the 2-unit building she lived in the Inner Mission was going to go on the market – she told her landlords she wanted to buy it. She and her boyfriend (now husband) each came up with $10K, and they purchased the duplex in 1997 for $246K. They then purchased their home in Bernal Heights, keeping the Mission building and continuing to be landlords. In 2005, Jessica was the youngest female VP at CNET managing a multi-million dollar P&L and dozens of people and projects to success. She was ready for a change, and turned to her passion: real estate. They sold the Mission duplex for a 300% profit, and traveled for 5 months across Europe and Russia. When she returned, Jessica got her real estate license and began selling. In her first year practicing real estate Jessica was named Rookie of the Year – selling more residential real estate than 100’s of other new agents. Now, years later, she is at the top of her field. Jessica is well-versed in tenant/landlord issues, the best ideas for renovations, TICs, multi-unit investment properties, condos, and single family homes. Jessica lives in Bernal Heights and owns a multi-unit building in Noe Valley.

Shark-Like Dealmaker

Jessica is a shark in business. She is known for working hard and winning. She is always able to get her sellers the best possible price, and her buyers what they want in any market. Her sales results speak for themselves. Her listings sell swiftly, with multiple offers, and for well over the average sales price. Jessica, better than any agent, prepares properties meticulously for sale, covering every detail thoroughly so that her clients encounter no surprises. Her intelligence shines as she deftly negotiates the best outcomes for her clients. Making deals happen, organizing and leading complex projects, and driving profit are her forte. She loves to win. And more importantly she loves to win for her clients!

Flawless Reputation

Jessica has a flawless reputation among her clients and peers. Other agents know her to be tough, but also a fair and trustworthy deal maker – which means they want to work with her! Her clients appreciate her direct, honest, down to earth approach to making their dreams come true. She can’t help but to always exceed expectations!

Jessica is married to a French/American journalist, and they have two children, who attend French American International School. With busy lives, they still manage to enjoy some of their passions – like traveling, reading, and staying on top of the local culinary scene.

Jessica Branson’s Listings

Jessica Branson’s Recent Transactions