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California Broker with 30+ years experience to help you buy Homes and Investments in California's Wine Country.
Broker/Owner Wine Country Estates, Realtors Creating Wealth in Your IRA Account
I came into my real estate career with a diligent work ethic and commitment to integrity over 30 years ago. My passion is the desire to help people realize their dream of home ownership. My philosophy is to use my extensive experience to educate my clients and provide systems so that the entire process of buying a home or investment creates a powerful conclusion. Because my customers are completely satisfied with the entire buying process they choose me for their future real estate endeavors. The end result is their referral of family, friends and associates because of their confidence that their referral will always receive “Real World Customer Service”.
Brief Summary of Career Accomplishments: San Jose, California(Silicon Valley 60 miles South of San Francisco, CA)
Grew up in the Santa Clara Valley and earned money delivering newspapers for the San Jose Mercury News and picking fruit in the orchards and "cutting cots" while attending junior high and high school. Enlisted in the Navy at age 17. While enlisted I completed my High School GED and completed my tour of duty. Upon my honorable discharge, I worked part-time while completing my degree at Foothill College. Moved to Santa Rosa, California in 1969.
Santa Rosa, California(45 Minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge in the heart of Northern California's Wine Country)
1970 — Received California Real Estate Agents License, Member NAR & CAR.1972 — Received California Real Estate Brokers License Member NAR & CAR.1972 — 1983 Founder & CEO Lemontree Realtors, New Home Sub-division sales and resales. 1976 — 1999 Adjunct Professor of Real Estate SRJC 1977 — Graduate Realtors Institute - GRI Designation 1978 — Lifetime Credentialed Instructor (Real Estate) California Community Colleges 1979 — Certified Residential Specialist - CRS Designation 1983 — 1996 Registered Representative, Registered Investment Advisor — Sutro & Co.PFG Financial & CitiBank, CitiGold County Manager1996 — Present - President, Wine Country Estates 1996 — Present - TOP PRODUCER 1999 — Became part of RE/MAX Central Santa Rosa 2001 — Seniors Real Estate Specialist - SRES Designation 2002 — Invited to be an Allen Hainge CyberStar 2002 — Accredited Buyers Representative - ABR Designation 2003 — Co-Author “Real World Customer Service Strategies that Work” 2003 — Top 7% of agents nationwide—National Association of Realtors1999 — 2005 RE/MAX 100% Club - 2008 RE/MAX Hall of Fame
Montgomery, TX,on the shores of Lake Conroe (Houston Metropolitan Area) 45 minutes North west of Bush International Airport and 40 minutes east of College Station, Texas
2006 — Texas Real Estate Brokers License. Member Houston Association of Realtors & Texas Association of Realtors & Real Estate Investor
Areas of Expertise:
I have lived in Santa Rosa since 1969, and licensed as a California Real Estate Broker since 1972 and a Texas Real Estate Broker since 2006. Having bought and sold 1,000's of homes and real estate investments for my customers benefits you because you receive my extensive knowledge regarding the community and the areas surrounding. Being very active in the community over the years and as an officer and board member of Santa Rosa West Rotary, Santa Rosa East Rotary, Sonoma County Community Foundation, The American Cancer Society, Optimist International, The Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce, The Sonoma County Board of Realtors, The Sonoma County Multiple Listing Service and many others has created a very strong trusted network of professionals, craftsmen and artists to help my clients with all of their real estate needs..
If you are looking for your primary residence or finding that dream home in a golfing community, or need assistance in selecting properties for your IRA or 401(k) plans that will provide positive cash flow, I represent only you as an Accredited Buyers Representative. Protecting all of your rights. So whether it is a first time home purchase or a first time investment property or a complicated 1031 exchange... I will provide professional representation. I have exceptional skills in finding the right property and getting the most value for my clients purchasing power.
Having attained 5 National designations as well as served on The Northern California Chapter of CCIM's as an officer and director, The Sonoma County MLS as an officer and director, The Sonoma County Board of Realtors as an officer and director, allows me to be current on changing laws, economics and market trends facilitating my clients ability to stay current and up to date with their real estate holdings.
You benefit from my competency and high production in real estate because I have maintained my continuing education and improved my knowledge by broadening my areas of expertise to better serve my customers.
Every referal from a Realtor, Client, Friend or Associate is treated with the utmost courtesy and respect and their clients receive world class service to reflect the confidence you place in me. I will represent you at the highest level. I am a co-author of the book "Real World Customer Service Strategies That Work", Insight Press.
Ron Street, is the best of the best...Bill & Irina Childers - Retired
Ron is a dream... Ken & Susan Clark - Contractor & Administrator
You listened to me and what I wanted.. Thanks... Kathy Secor - Consultant
A true professional.... Arnie & Gayle Carston - Business Owners
A Realtors, Realtor.... Mike McCallum - Sierra West Property Management
You found us the very best home we could ask for... George & Carol Yager - Engineer & Homemaker
You did the best for us... Dick & Jean Lamar - Retired Naval Officer & Artist
This is our third real estate transaction with Ron in two years, and he makes each transaction so effortless...Nels & Margaret Struve - Winery Brand Manager & Artist
Ron handled a very difficult vineyard sale very professionally, and found me a wonderful retirement home and even helped me with the recording of the trust documents. Nancy Kobler - Retired rancher
Ron was very professional and helped us buy our new larger home while having us hold onto our smaller home for two years. This was our third transaction with Ron. We highly recommend his services. Cris & Veronica Ochoa - Restaurant Owners
Ron helped us buy our new home and showed us how to keep our old home as an investment. What a home run! Sergio & Esmeralda Ochoa - Restaurant Owners & Brother of Cris Ochoa
Thanks for taking the time to show us how to keep our first home as an investment and buy the home of our dreams in Fountaingrove. Jose & Lucia Bravo - Restaurant Owners
Mr. Street was the consumate professional who quickly found an excellent property and then assisted in a smooth and trouble-free aqcuisition of the property. Later, Mr. Street assisted us in other transactions, some of which produced no revenue for him personally. He was equally eager to assist us whether on not there was profit in the transaction for him. We heartily recommend Mr. Street as a reliable real estate professional. Bob & Sandy Harris - Evironmental Scientist & Volunteer
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