About Tim

Born and raised in Atherton and currently an Atherton homeowner, Tim Kerns attended St. Joseph’s Elementary, Bellarmine, UCLA, and Notre Dame de Namur Graduate School. Tim’s experiences growing up and as a former math teacher in the area give him a unique knowledge, appreciation, and understanding of homeowners and buyers around the Peninsula. Tim’s integrity, patience, work ethic, and leadership are the foundation for providing quality service to his clients.


Tim represents buyers and sellers in all price ranges specializing from Los Altos to Burlingame. In his first 5 years, he was a top producing agent with over $125 million in sales. Now as an established real estate professional with an incredible reputation and a unique approach, Tim takes personal attention and customer service to new levels. Currently, Tim has established himself as one of the top producing agents nationally and internationally in the top 1% of all realtors with over $225 million in sales in the last three years. He was ranked the #136 realtor in the Wall Street Journal based on sales volume in the United States out of over 1,200,000 realtors in 2014. In 2015, the Wall Street Journal ranked Tim #108, and #85 in 2016. Tim’s clients appreciate the low pressure, attention to detail, integrity and competitive edge they benefit from when working with him. As a proud husband and father of three beautiful girls, Tim understands the importance of developing relationships based on trust. He is very fortunate to be surrounded by wonderful friends, family, and members of the community. Tim is committed to making his clients’ real estate dreams a reality.

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