A passionate, veteran industry leader, Jeff Samuels brings over 17 years of real estate experience to The Agency as the Regional Manager of Northern California. Working alongside The Agency’s executive team, Jeff is focused on expanding the firm’s foothold throughout the region, leading a team of experienced agents committed to providing personalized, concierge-style client service. Before joining The Agency, Jeff served as Vice President/Manager at Compass, overseeing hundreds of agents throughout Oakland, Alameda, Berkeley, Orinda and Burlingame. He was also a top-producing broker at Better Homes Realty, where he owned and operated two franchise offices.
Hailing from a real estate family and a graduate of UC Davis, Jeff was quickly drawn to his career destiny, building a business truly focused on helping people accomplish their goals and bringing dreams to reality. He quickly shifted into leadership, understanding the nuances of real estate and what agents need to be successful. He operates with swift efficiency and endless versatility, excelling in building collaborative relationships with agents in order to continually foster growth and success among his offices.
A strategic leader and dynamic expert, Jeff combines polished professionalism with unmistakable warmth and sincerity, bringing humor and wit to his leadership style. Ultimately, he invests in building productive relationships with his colleagues through his distinct brand of transparency and trust. Jeff is here to help agents develop successful careers, no matter where they are in their journey, providing focused guidance and knowledgeable insight. A passionate resident of Northern California, his expertise includes local knowledge of the area’s distinct neighborhoods and communities.
Whether sailing in the San Francisco Bay, playing music with friends, or exploring the Richmond Marina Bay Trail with wife Marisa, daughter Rosalie and baby boy, Reece, he can’t imagine calling anywhere else home.