Jose’s goal is to help his clients make good financial decisions when selling or buying a home by providing real estate services with the highest degree of integrity, knowledge and skills. Jose loves showing new clients the beauty of the Bay Area and all that has to offer.
Jose is fluent in Spanish, is a Bay Area Native & has extensive relatives all over the Bay Area. Raised in the East Bay City of Hayward, Jose attended California State Hayward & San Francisco State University where he obtained a Paralegal Certificate. Jose was employed as Paralegal for 32 years in the San Francisco City Attorney’s Office and retired in August 2013. Soon after retirement with the encouragement of family and friends Jose obtained his Real Estate License in 2013 and joined Daniel Winkler & Associates, Inc. in May 2014(Not sure).
Jose is married to his partner of 20 years, Todd Masteller and together they reside with their two dogs in the Allendale Neighborhood of Oakland, California. Passionate about community, Jose currently serves as Vice Chair for the Allendale Community Council. Jose and Todd have been recognized for their public service and are past recipients of the Oakland Hero Award in 2014.
Jose enjoys champagne and his creative outlet is baking, especially making homemade pies to share with family and friends. Jose loves travel, hiking and road trips all over California with Todd and their two dogs in tow.