With over fifteen years in the real estate, Megan has a wide range of knowledge in all aspects of the housing market. Megan has been an active agent in Oakland and Berkeley since 1996 and with several rehabbed homes and a condo development project under her belt, she has actual hands-on experience in the construction industry which most agents lack.
A fourth generation San Franciscan, Megan grew up on the Peninsula and moved from San Francisco to Oakland sixteen years ago. Real Estate is in Megan’s genes with three generations of developers, contractors and realtors in her family; her great uncle built a large portion of the Sunset district in San Francisco.
With a degree in Urban Planning, Megan has a strong understanding of city growth patterns and trends. Her passion for architecture and design and hands on experience in renovating and rehabbing properties allows her to lend her knowledge to both buyers and sellers. Megan uses her design expertise to stage each clients home to optimally position it for selling. She is equally adept at discerning home's design assets and limitations to advise her buyers. Megan's creative nature allows her to think outside the box when finding solutions to her clients' real estate needs.
Warm and approachable, Megan is the perfect blend of real estate knowledge and real world know-how. Part of the new generation of real estate agents, Megan takes her innate people skills and augments them with the most up-to-date tools at her disposal. Megan has the ability to truly listen and identify her clients' needs and does not hesitate to go the extra mile, including services such as helping sellers organize and clean out homes, ensuring that furniture and other household items stay out of landfill and are donated to the right charities. Megan understands in this fast-paced industry that speed can be everything, and is always quick to respond to client inquiries and requests. Megan is poised and compassionate. She is an expert negotiator, ensuring that all sides remain calm and reflective to successfully reach agreement. This ability has earned her an excellent reputation among her colleagues in the industry, as well as buyers and owners she has represented.