Press Release Blog

Historic Home Trade Show Coming in September

Posted On: Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 8:30am | Posted by: Melody Foster
Tags: architect, Contractors, craftsmen, heritage, Historic Home Trade Show, history, homeowners, Picnic on the Presidio, retailers, tradespeople, Victorian

San Francisco, CA – August 14, 2014 – The second annual Historic Home Trade Show is coming on September 14, at its new and larger venue, the Golden Gate Club in the Presidio. 

Zephyr Real Estate Announces Management Transitions

Posted On: Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 8:30am | Posted by: Melody Foster
Tags: Jill Gumina, management, Matthew Borland, Rob Rogers, success, transitions

San Francisco, CA – July 24, 2014 – Zephyr Real Estate announced last week that there are several exciting changes brewing for the company.

Zephyr Agents Dzhibrailova and Gullicksen Rank in THE THOUSAND

Posted On: Monday, July 14, 2014 - 8:30am | Posted by: Melody Foster
Tags: real estate, Real Trends, success, Tanya Dzhibrailova, The THOUSAND, Tim Gullicksen, top-producer

San Francisco, CA – July 14, 2014 – REAL Trends, Inc, in conjunction with The Wall Street Journal, just published its ninth annual THE THOUSAND list of America’s top 1,000 real estate sales professionals and teams. Two top-producing agents at Zephyr Real Estate, Tanya Dzhibrailova and Tim Gullicksen, ranked high on that nationwide list at #187 and #196 respectively.

Zephyr Team Sets Record with Bayview Sale

Posted On: Friday, June 27, 2014 - 8:30am | Posted by: Melody Foster
Tags: BayView, Bayview Business Association, Bayview Opera House, Candlestick Point, landmark, My Team SF, Quinn House, Samantha Meyers, Scott Rose, Tanja Beck, The Shipyard

San Francisco, CA – June 27, 2014 – The historical property located at 1562 McKinnon Avenue in the Bayview neighborhood has just sold for $1.3 million, setting a record for the highest priced single-family home sale in Bayview. The home, which is a registered San Francisco landmark, is also known as the Quinn house. Built in the 1870s, it was owned by that family for 90 years. This was its first time on the market in 36 years. The home has five bedrooms, two baths, an attic and a massive yard as well as an area at the back that once served as servant’s quarters. 

Zephyr Real Estate Launches Careers Website

Posted On: Monday, June 23, 2014 - 8:30am | Posted by: Melody Foster
Tags: advance, career, encouragement, independent, marketing, real estate, savvy, support, technology

San Francisco, CA, June 23, 2014 – For those seeking to advance their real estate career or considering a new career in real estate, Zephyr’s new website, www.zephyrcareers.com, is a must see. First of all, the sleek and accessible website contains all the information typically found on a career website about leadership, support, marketing and technology, training and business development. Beyond that, however, the website offers unexpected insights including how it feels to work at Zephyr, its culture, the agent community, its charitable involvements and the overall camaraderie and energy that abounds.

Zephyr Agents Ride in AIDS/LifeCycle

Posted On: Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 8:30am | Posted by: Melody Foster
Tags: AIDS, Diane Hourany, fund raiser, HIV, Jan Medina, jim beitzel, LifeCycle, New Bear Republic

San Francisco, CA – June 19, 2014 – Congratulations and best wishes to Diane Hourany, Jan Medina and Jim Beitzel who participated in this year’s AIDS LifeCycle Ride. From June 1 through June 7, thousands of cyclists and volunteer “roadies” made the 545-mile trek from San Francisco to Los Angeles. Fundraising reached a record-breaking $15 million. 

Zephyr Real Estate Awards Meritus Scholarship to Allen Huang

Posted On: Monday, June 16, 2014 - 8:30am | Posted by: Melody Foster
Tags: education, Meritus College Fund, scholarship, success

San Francisco, CA, June 16, 2014 – Zephyr Real Estate, a long-time supporter of the Meritus College Fund, awarded a four-year scholarship to Allen Huang at the 18th Annual Meritus Awards Reception last week. The scholarship is valued at $16,000, 100% of which goes directly to the student.

Zephyr Real Estate Named in REAL Trends Top 500 Brokers in the U.S.

Posted On: Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 8:30am | Posted by: Melody Foster
Tags: broker, excellence, housing, innovation, real estate, Real Trends, sales, Top 500

San Francisco, CA – May 29, 2014 – According to a recent research report produced by REAL Trends, Inc., the 500 largest residential real estate brokerage firms in the nation controlled just over two million residential sales transactions in 2013. Zephyr Real Estate ranked number 78 on that list. With 1,834 transactions totaling over $1.7 billion, Zephyr out-paced other locally-owned brokerages and retained membership in the prestigious Billionaire’s Club.

Zephyr Real Estate’s Corte Madera Office Welcomes Chris DeNike

Posted On: Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 8:30am | Posted by: Melody Foster
Tags: Chris DeNike, Corte Madera, customer service, innovation, new, realtor, success, technology, top producer

San Francisco, CA, May 22, 2014 – Zephyr Real Estate has announced the addition of Chris DeNike to its Corte Madera office. Formerly with Alain Pinel’s Corte Madera office, DeNike is well established in Marin County as a top producer and highly successful Realtor. His extensive experience in that market is evidenced by his distinguished track record and accolades from satisfied clients.


Zephyr’s Matthew Borland Speaks at Deliver 2014

Posted On: Monday, May 19, 2014 - 9:00am | Posted by: Melody Foster
Tags: Amitree, ClosingTime, Deliver 2014, Eight11, Matthew Borland, success, technology

San Francisco, CA, May 19, 2014 – Matthew Borland, Managing Broker and Partner at Zephyr Real Estate, was a panelist at last week’s Deliver 2014. Along with five other panelists, Borland shared his acumen on the home-buying process and how to deliver a satisfying experience to both buyers and sellers. Borland was joined on the dais by Bob Dadurka, Eric Boyenga, Tracy Weir, Ginger Wilcox and Jonathan Aizen.