East Bay

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The Agency is proud to announce that Co-Founder and CEO Mauricio Umansky has been recognized among the most powerful and influential leaders in residential real estate by Swanepoel Power 200 for the second consecutive year.

Launched in 2014, the SP200 is regarded as the definitive ranking of the most influential leaders and executives in the residential real estate brokerage industry. Each year, the SP200 team invests more than 400 hours analyzing hundreds of bios, annual reports and transaction data to determine its final 200. This year, Mauricio climbed the ranks to #102 (he was previously ranked #118). Together with The Agency’s Co-Founder and President Billy Rose and the founding partners, Mauricio has helped facilitate the company’s growth to

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Call it a hot streak—The Agency’s third office in Northern California is now open for business. Marin County, San Francisco’s scenic neighbor to the North, is a kaleidoscope of rolling hills, vast redwood groves and beautiful bays with just the right amount of metropolitan appeal. From the charming waterfront shops and galleries of Sausalito to sunset kayaking and cold oysters in Tomales Bay; from misty morning hikes in Muir Woods to world-class art, culture and cuisine in San Rafael—Marin County proves you really can have it all.

The Marin office will be led by Tracy McLaughlin, regarded as one of the top brokers in the country and the highest-producing agent in Marin County since 2005—a national record for any county in the country.

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Fondly referred to as the “Heart of the San Ramon Valley,” Danville is known for its quaint, small-town vibe, highly rated schools and vibrant community spirit. Just 30 miles east of San Francisco, its historic, pedestrian-friendly downtown offers a mix of high-end boutiques, upscale restaurants and thriving art galleries—and don’t get us started on its real estate.  

Earlier this month, Danville was the place to be as nearly 300 guests and agents from around the country, including our CEO and Co-Founder Mauricio Umansky and President and Co-Founder Billy Rose, gathered to celebrate the official grand opening of the Danville office. Guests enjoyed hors d’oeuvres by local hotspot The Peasant & The Pear, and wine

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With the busy back-to-school season behind us and the Thanksgiving holiday on the horizon, there’s never been a better time to relax, recharge, and find your inner zen. From a hidden meditation platform in a storied Santa Monica canyon to an oceanfront yoga palapa in La Paz, these exceptional residences around the world offer the perfect places to practice your warrior pose, chant your oms, and find your center—in style.

2002 LA BREA TERRACE | HOLLYWOOD

Hidden in the Hollywood-west foothills, this 110-year-old California craftsman bungalow, represented by Stefan Pommepuy and Jonathan Ruiz, boasts period charm and modern appeal in a serene and secluded setting. From the beautiful beamed craftsman living room to the elegant chef’s kitchen, the

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It’s been an eventful summer at The Agency, and as we head into the home stretch of the season, our agents and offices show no signs of slowing. Here’s a look at the properties and personalities making headlines in August.

MANDARINA  Among the first One&Only villas to own in the world, One&Only Mandarina Private Homes, a collection of 55 ultra-private villas nestled along a one-mile of pristine beach in Riviera Nayarit, Mexico, caught the eye of Dujour. Exclusively represented by The Agency Development Group, Villa 4, the first home to debut in the collection, is an architecturally seductive residence showcasing over 8,000 square feet of sophisticated living space and an infinity-edge pool overlooking the surrounding jungle, mountains, coastline

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The Agency has had an exciting 2017, with new offices launching in Pacific Palisades, Calabasas, Sherman Oaks, San Francisco, Palm Desert and Palm Springs. As the new year approaches, we have expansion on the mind.

With the growth of the market in the East Bay area, we will be launching a new office in Danville, CA, bringing our total to 15 locations—and counting—worldwide. The Danville office will be led by Managing Partner and top-producing agent Taso Tsakos. Over the course of his 26-year career in real estate, Taso has closed over half a billion dollars in residential and investment sales and negotiated leases for the largest health club operator in the world, making him perfectly suited to lead our growing team. Working alongside Taso will be

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