Real Estate is Judy's passion. Homes and interior architecture are always of paramount interest. This coupled with her enjoyment of people and her desire to help clients make real estate choices to benefit them, makes her the successful agent she has achieved for over 30 years. Judy graduated from the University of Minnesota with a BS degree in art. Her artistic background as an art teacher and artist has been beneficial to her real estate success. Her staging ability helps her sellers gain more money for their property and buyers are able to see through Judy's suggestions what a property could look like. Judy has lived the relocation experience relocating from South Dakota to Indiana, from there to Illinois with IBM, and on to California with yet another corporate move. In South Dakota and Indiana she taught art. In Illinois she attended the Chicago Art Institute studying Interior Architecture. She was active in the Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio foundation, where she was on the architectural committee, gave tours, and chaired the training for new docents. Now settled in California and working in Real Estate since 1985, she understands what clients are going through both leaving and coming to a new community. She has been a leader in the Real Estate community, as a director for the California Association of Realtors and as the president of the Mountain View Board of Realtors. When her family was young they bicycled together in the Midwest, now Judy bikes around the world with her husband on a tandem. California has been a wonderful location to bike in, along with Italy, down the Blue Danube biking from Prague to Budapest, Hawaii (Molokai, Lanai, and Maui), New Zealand, and other places in Europe. Paris and down the Rhine and Mosel Rivers is the next big destination. While biking, what does Judy find of interest? - Houses! GREEN is the sustainable need for the future and while Judy maintains that "she has always been green". This is a direction she is dedicated to and will help her clients achieve the degree of "green" they desire. Jana Faulhaber joined Judy in 1993 to form an outstanding partnership. They complement each other with their own strengths making a terrific team. They have worked with the areas top real estate companies finding Compass to be the best. Compass offers the professional backing to complement good agents and Judy and Jana have benefited from Compass's excellence. Judy and Jana have combined experience of over 50 years in Bay Area Real Estate, with both having the distinction of being licensed real estate brokers. They have the experience and expertise to insure a smooth real estate transaction. Whether you are buying or selling a first home or the family estate let Judy and Jana help you accelerate the process while reaching your financial objectives.