About Me


Career History:

  • Chair of Region 20 of the California Association of Realtors

  • President Elect of the Northern California Commercial Board of Realtors

  • Board of Director for Northern California Commercial Board of Realtors

  • Legislative and Governmental Relations for the Los Gatos-Saratoga District of the Silicon Valley Board of Realtors

  • Currently Broker of Montalvo Real Estate Luxor Group and Universal Realty

  • Trustee for SILVAR Pac

  • Director of California Association of Realtors

  • 2004 Chairman of Los Gatos-Saratoga District Silicon Valley Association of REALTORS®

  • Real Estate Broker since 1972

  • Developed industrial complex, office condominium and shopping center

  • Designed and built several residences,  an office and a P.U.D. complex

  • Owned and managed shopping centers, apartment complexes, offices, homes

  • Registered and renovated historic hotel, shopping center and saloon

  • Syndicated shopping centers, hotels and development acreage

  • Expert Witness in Appellate and Superior Court

  • Lecturer, Instructor, Consultant in real estate and financial field

  • Certified HAFA Specialist

  • Junior Achievement, High School Career Course Instructor

  • Professional Advancement Institute Instructor

  • Regular appearances on several Network TV Shows

  • Lease and contract negotiations for shopping centers, apartments, and office complexes

  • Counseled real estate associates on techniques of exchange, investments and financing  

  • Organized and sponsored investment and exchange meetings throughout the State of California

  • Office Manager, Fred Sands Landmark Properties

  • Executive Circle, Fred Sands Landmark Properties

  • Bronze Circle, Windermere

Professional Affiliations:

National Association of Realtors®

California Association of Realtors®

Investment and Exchange Counselors

Silicon Valley Association of Realtors®

Northern California Commercial Board of Realtors®


B.A., San Jose State University, Social Science
with Minor in Real Estate

Graduate of Bay Area Realtor® Leadership Academy

G.R.I., Graduate Realtors® Institute of California

Mission Statement:

To provide first class services in real estate to clients and referrals in Silicon Valley and beyond.

Professional Real Estate
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