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About Julie

I’m a (former) New Yorker who thought I’d never leave The Big Apple. That was until I visited Marin and had a chance to ride the Paradise loop, run the Dipsea trail and shop at the Civic Center farmer's market. I was hooked on the county's natural beauty, abundant access to open space, farm-fresh food and the healthy, active lifestyles the locals enjoy. Living in Marin makes it easy to eat well and be active to become your healthiest self.

I became a Realtor® to share my real estate market knowledge coupled with my Marin-centric expertise and personal experiences as someone who relocated to the county from the east coast. Having lived in the North Bay for more than 15 years, I have in-depth knowledge about the distinct differences between the cities and neighborhoods. In addition to helping clients find their healthy havens in Marin, I’m a strategic thinker, ultra responsive and a no-nonsense negotiator with attention to detail.

Prior to working in real estate, I had a successful career in food and nutrition marketing in New York City, where I created marketing campaigns for multinational corporations. I have a master’s degree in nutrition and health communications from Boston University and have written thousands of consumer health and wellness articles for national publications including The New York Times. I've also had many on-air appearances on national news outlets from NBC’s Today Show to CNN’s Headline News.

I’m thankful every day that I get to enjoy my health-conscious lifestyle in Marin with my husband and two fab felines, Phat Cat and Jo-Jo. When I’m not working, I'm a fitness omnivore who enjoys everything from CrossFit and trail running to swimming and yoga. When I'm not working or working out, you'll likely find me at Marin Humane Society walking a pooch or cuddling with a cat.


“Julie is so knowledgeable about Marin neighborhoods, was super responsive to all of our questions and needs — even when we just needed an additional opinion or extra hand-holding. Her advice was always spot on! So happy!”

“Julie was absolutely amazing to work with! Straightforward, knowledgeable, professional, prompt — someone who goes above and beyond for her clients. Julie’s sound advice and approach-ability made her incredibly easy to work with. ”
-Olivia J.

“I highly recommend Julie as a real estate professional to work with. From the initial meeting to the last day we close, she has been a true partner in each stage of the process. I thought getting a home ready for sale meant headaches and stress, but it turned out so easy because Julie handled it all.”
-Grace Y.

“My experience with Julie was excellent. Julie has an attention to detail that I have not seen in many agents. She was guiding me along the way from start to finish. I was able to reach Julie whenever I had a question or concern; working with Julie was more than selling a home, we created a life-long business relationship.”
-Teresa L.

“Julie is currently look for a property for us and we are so impressed with her responsiveness. She is always willing to show us properties and explain the good and the not so good aspects of the property. We really feel like she has our back and is always looking out for our best interest. ”
-Lisa S.

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