Anne Kennedy is an active Keller Williams Operating Principal and Owner: real estate broker, investor and instructor: and licensed architect. She graduated with a B.S. in Architecture with honors from California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo and an MBA from the University of California at Berkeley, Haas School of Business. She is a licensed Real Estate Broker in the State of California. She is a member of numerous local Boards of Realtors, including those in Marin, San Francisco, the East Bay, Oakland-Berkeley, and San Mateo County, as well as the California and National Association of Realtors. She is a licensed Architect in the State of California.

Experience: Anne built her business quickly and successfully by following the proven lead-generation models and systems at Keller Williams Realty, and expanded it through developing strong relationships with clients and business referral partners who find her personal warmth and unique skills highly valuable. Clients benefit from her extensive experience in real estate sales, which includes over 250 transactions personally closed in the past fourteen years as well as from her experience as the Broker of Record for Keller Williams Peninsula Estates and Keller Williams San Francisco for the past three years. In this role, she oversaw hundreds of transactions with responsibilities including contract review, risk management, agent training, licensing compliance and dispute negotiation and resolution. She has broad sales experience across all residential property types, from single-family to multi-unit, owner-occupied to bank-owned. She has represented buyers, sellers, lessors, lessees, investment groups and institutions.

Teaching: Anne teaches investing in real estate regularly and with great passion to agents and members of the public, to help them learn how to acquire real estate in order to build personal wealth and financial security. She and her husband own and manage multiple investment properties in two states. Anne is also an owner in multiple Keller Williams franchises including San Francisco, Burlingame, Napa, Half Moon Bay and San Carlos.

Investor Client Services:  Anne recognizes the value that her market knowledge, financial analysis skills, architectural background, real estate investment experience and exceptional communication skills bring to her investor clients. She is relentless in her drive to stay on top of market activity and values, as well as of the external forces at the local, state and federal levels that affect them, such as the economy, actions by regulatory, legislative and judicial agencies and, these days, the banks. Anne has an extensive network of high quality real estate consultants to refer clients to for legal, tax, lending, insurance, property management and construction advice and services.

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