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Hello.  I’m Brian Santilena. I’m proud to be a Realtor with COMPASS Real Estate and a member of the Council of Residential Specialists (CRS).  I specialize in selling homes in the San Francisco East Bay Area, and I’ve been doing so since 1998. As a native of the area, I’ve had the great pleasure of helping people find their dream homes in one of the most picturesque and culturally diverse areas in the country. 

I am an expert in the practice of Buying and Selling the residential properties of Oakland, Piedmont, and Berkeley California.  I have years of real estate management and sales associate expertise.  I operate my business with passion and I have an uncompromising dedication to my clients, many of which have been trusting me for the better part of 20 years.  My background is in residential construction and I still maintain my California Contractors license with the California State License Board (CSLB).  I’m a seasoned negotiator offering a unique combination of skills, knowledge and maintain a solid reputation in the community that’s supported by a proven track-record.

The last decade has brought about many changes in Oakland, Berkeley, Piedmont and the surrounding East Bay areas.  I stay on top of an ever-changing market and will help navigate you through the complicated residential real estate process.  I minimize your stress and maximize your results.  I have an unwavering dedication to being personally involved in every transaction from our first meeting to the delivering of your keys or home-sale proceeds.

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A majority of my business comes via personal referrals.  I’m extremely fortunate to have had so  many terrific clients that continue to support me and refer me to their friends, neighbors and family.  I deliver consistent results by bringing top dollar to my listings and trusted advice to those making a home purchase.  I guide clients through their entire transaction with care, compassion and lots of communication.  Working together I am more than your advocate, I am your fiduciary.   Your unique interests my Job #1.  

Wether you’re looking to move to Piedmont for it’s great public schools, or purchasing a home with stunning Bay views in the Oakland Hills or seeking out the vibrancy of Central Berkeley, I welcome you to get in touch with at any time.  Take a minute to see what some of my past clients have to say about me on YELP and Zillow.

mobile: 510-501-3534   |   BrianS@PacUnion.com