Gretchen is an experienced business professional. Prior to launching her real estate business in 2008, Gretchen worked for 20years in Investment banking for a large international firm. Gretchen knew the same skills she used to analyze, develop and execute large scale investment solutions for her global banking clients could be applied to individuals and investors in their real estate needs. With her extensive background in mortgage markets and the global economy Gretchen is skilled in navigating volatile markets. She is a negotiator, has a track record of significant and long standing relationships with her clients who know her personally and trust her.
Gretchen's clients often remark on the quality of her carefully chosen network of financial, legal, logistical and other specialists. The high-quality network that she has fostered extends beyond the Bay Area to an international audience of potential home buyers and sellers through the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World and the firm's luxury home division known as Luxury Portfolio. Gretchen's experience and personal network combined with APR market tenure and brand identity give her clients a distinct advantage when buying or selling a home.