Kate Phillips

Kate@KatePhillipsHomes.com

Kate Phillips
Cal BRE #01064343

Kate Phillips

Kate@KatePhillipsHomes.com
Phone:
Phone: M: 510.406.3840 510.406.3840 mobile
Office:
Office: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
6137 La Salle Ave
OAKLAND, CA 94611
Designations:
REALTOR® Since 1990

My Philosophy


I approach my real estate practice with a natural desire and commitment to be a zealous advocate for my clients and truly represent them. I focus on protecting their best interests, as I guide and educate them through the complex process of selling or buying a home. I take care of my clients as I would take care of my family and friends. I think of myself as an advocate for them. My joy and goal is to provide superior service for my clients to accomplish their real estate goals. I take the time to carefully listen to their objectives, needs and time frame and through strategic planning and teamwork, I design a custom designed plan to accomplish their goals.


I offer a level of knowledge, experience and insight that provides my clients with the competitive advantage they need to maximize their profits. With more than two decades of experience as a seasoned real estate professional and hundreds of successful real estate transactions, I look forward to each new client and each new home. I appreciate that every client and transaction is unique.


I have an in-depth knowledge of the local market and neighborhoods. My clients appreciate the personal service I provide and my attention to detail. I truly enjoy my chosen career and hope to be the resource you turn to for all of your real estate needs.

 


Professional History

Work History

  • Realtor, Coldwell Banker, Oakland. Helps clients buy and sell residential real estate primarily in Oakland, Berkeley and surrounding communities.
  • Realtor, Wells & Bennett Realtors, Oakland
  • Realtor, ERA Real Estate, Alameda
  • Owner, Kate Phillips Jewelry. Design, manufacture, and distribution of fashion jewelry to department stores and retail specialty shops.
  • Sales Management and Jewelry Buyer, Laura-Kiran Retail Stores. Sales, customer service, management and buyer.

Certification

  • License, Department of Real Estate, California, 1990
  • Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), a national designation- less than 4% of all Realtors possess
  • Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI), a national designation - less than 10% of all Realtors possess
  • Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES), a national designation - less than 1% of all Realtors possess

Professional Associations

  • Oakland Association of Realtors
  • California Association of Realtors
  • National Association of Realtors
  • Women’s Council of Realtors
  • Mills College Alumnae Association
  • Residential Sales Council

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts, Mills College, Oakland, 1981

 

Personal History

Kate has lived in:
Oakland, Berkeley, Piedmont, Philadelphia, Ardmore, Tivoli, Cambridge, Paris

Experiences:
Real estate sales; retail sales, management and buying; jewelry design, manufacture and sales; piano teacher; musician and performer; music concert producer; photographer, artist

Travels:
Europe, Mexico, India, Morocco, Turkey, Canada, British and American Virgin Islands, Hawaii, throughout the USA

Little Known Facts:
Lived in Paris for 2 years where she attended elementary school and 1st grade, spoke French fluently as a child; during 9/11 was on a 3 week sailing trip in Turkey; loves doing an annual group vitality fasting retreat; played Mandolin with Pete Seeger on the Clearwater Sloop on the Hudson River

Interests:
Music, photography, art, swimming, “Eating For Health” & Bauman College, organic food and garden-ing, farmers markets, sailing, movies, French, nature, the ocean, ethnographic jewelry and textiles, eclectic fashion and style in clothing, architecture and interior design

Passions:
Personal growth, family and friendships, adventure, travel, holistic nutrition

Would like to:
Live in France for 3 months to study French and become fluent again; study nutrition and holistic culinary arts at Bauman College, sail around the Greek Islands, write a screen play about her trip to Morocco, have an apartment in Paris, become proficient at photography and Photoshop

 

Click HERE to view my past sales!

  


Recent Sales

Featured picture for the property 40831135
$780,000
OAKLAND, CA
3
beds
1
baths
Listing courtesy of COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL
Featured picture for the property 40829898
$875,000
SAN LEANDRO, CA
3
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty
Featured picture for the property 40733689
$610,000
OAKLAND, CA
2
beds
1
baths
Listing courtesy of COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL
Featured picture for the property 40758463
$769,000
OAKLAND, CA
4
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL