Lou is a licensed real estate broker who has been a successful REALTOR® since 1979 specializing Burlingame, Hillsborough, San Mateo, Belmont, San Carlos and Foster City. He owned his own company brokerage in Burlingame from 1989 until 1997 when he joined another brokerage so that he could have more time to do the job he loves most...selling real estate.
As a 30 year resident of Burlingame, Lou is married and the father of a 17 year old son a senior at Serra High School, stepson and stepdaughter. As a result, Lou is acutely aware of the needs of families in the area and works to assure total satisfaction. The majority of Lou's clients are professionals who have been referred to him by satisfied past clients. Lou works extensively with employees of companies such as Time Inc., O'Melveny & Myers LLP, and Charles Schwab, GAP, DELL, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliff LLP, Morrision & Foerster LLP, TiVo and knows the kind of quality that these professionals demand. Lou is bi-lingual, fluent in both English and Spanish.
Lou is a member of the San Mateo County Association of REALTORS®, the California Association of REALTORS® and the National Association of REALTORS®. All of these associations uphold a strict code of ethics and ensure that their members are up to date on the latest marketing techniques and legislation affecting real estate.
Strongly committed to professional standards, Lou has helped shape the future of real estate in the area by serving extensively on committees at both the local and state level. He has served on both the local multiple listing committee and grievance committee. He was chairman of the grievance committee and professional standards committee and also served on the San Mateo County Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors for a number of years. He has served as secretary and chief financial officer for the Burlingame Board of REALTORS® and, finally, as that organization's president. At the state level, Lou has been a delegate to the California Association of REALTOR® as well as a representative for the Equal Opportunity Committee and the Governmental Relations committee. What all of this means to Lou's clients is that his integrity is unblemished and his commitment to ethics is outstanding. He is well connected throughout the industry and has his finger on the pulse of what is happening in real estate.
Lou's goal in every transaction is simple: client satisfaction. Known as a "straight forward guy what you see is what you get." Lou is very candid with his clients about every part of their transaction and, as a result, there are never any surprises. Aggressive but not overbearing, Lou works diligently to assure that his clients get everything they want from their real estate transactions.