About Us

Whether you are a home buyer commuting into San Francisco or a home seller looking for a team to trust handling your largest asset, Kelly and Marvin Deal are experts dedicated to helping you succeed.

As a client, you are important to us. Most of our clients are affluent Sellers and Buyers with transactions in the $1.2 to $3 million range. These are people who are drawn to the Oakland Hills because of the natural beauty and proximity to San Francisco. Some of our buyers are finding their home in other neighborhoods in Oakland, Contra Costa County, South Bay and a small percentage internationally.  Our sellers are moving for a variety of reasons – jobs, family, relocation, etc. and as a team, we help sell the home for highest price possible.

Kelly and Marvin are dedicated to:
1. providing a higher level of service and expertise than the competition
2. being local specialists and trusted resources
3. creating value for Sellers and having satisfied repeat and referral clients
4. representing quality
5. making a difference in the community

As we said, you are important to us. As a Buyer, we will support you through the home search and buying process. We will provide you with resources and lifestyle information. And for our home sellers – we are your business partners. We will give you an accurate market analysis on the value of your home. We can advise you how to get your property ready to go on the market and how to sell it for the highest price possible.

What makes us different?
We are experienced and knowledgeable about architecture, design, building, quality affordable remodeling and inspections. In other words, we are passionate about real estate.
We are friendly, available, conscientious, approachable, calm, determined.
We are great at property marketing and have experience and training in negotiations.
We work hard.

Kelly is a specialist in residential real estate. Her thorough and intimate understanding of the community and the surrounding neighborhoods paired with a calm demeanor convey the very essence of confidence and consummate professionalism. Whether her clients are first time homeowners or seasoned contractors and developers, they know that Kelly will point them in the right direction.

Marvin has remodeled homes in Northern California, and completed six major projects in the Oakland Hills. They included a new Arts and Crafts style home, a revamping of a mid-century ranch home and an extensive renovation of a historically significant home in Crocker Highlands that was also highlighted by the Children Support League’s Piedmont Home Tour in 2007. Marvin always has several projects under development.

Client comments:
Kelly was outstanding- reliable, professional, available, courteous, and gave exactly the right advice. We see her as a friend and if we ever need a selling agent, she is it! I have already recommended her to another doctor. -A.S.

Kelly Deal was excellent. She was a pleasure to work with and clearly knows her business. I would not hesitate to recommend her. She is an asset to your agency. -C.H.