Silicon Valley, San Jose, Los Gatos, Cambrian, Almaden, Saratoga California Top Realtor

About Mary Pope-Handy

We are here to help you buy, sell or invest in Silicon Valley real estate and homes.  Our top priority is to help you to acheive your goals by giving you excellent information so that you can make a fully informed decision.

If you'd like to learn more about Mary Pope-Handy, the philosophy of the group, Mary's experience, accomplishments, memberships etc., please read on:

  1. Mary Pope-Handy, Realtor: a brief overview
  2. Philosophy on real estate clients & sales
  3. Mary's real estate experience (areas, sale types, special circumstances)
  4. Honors and Accomplishments in real estate sales (and blogging honors & awards too)
  5. Mary - Professional Memberships & Designations
  6. Mary's work as a speaker and trainer
  7. Mary Pope-Handy's Team
  8. About Mary's Book (Get The Best Deal When Selling Your Home in Silicon Valley)
  9. Video Intro


  • Mary Pope-Handy
    214 Los Gatos-Saratoga Road
    Los Gatos
    CA 95030 US

    Phone: 408-204-7673

    Silicon Valley Real Estate Experience

    • I am a full-time, second generation REALTOR® since early 1993 (my Mother, Pat Pope, was a local REALTOR® from 1956 until her death in 1996)
    • My area of expertise is Silicon Valley (Santa Clara County) with an emphasis on Los Gatos, Saratoga, Campbell and the San Jose areas of Cambrian Park, Almaden Valley, Willow Glen, Blossom Valley, and the cities and districts along the Highway 85 corridor.
    • I have extensive experience in selling all types of residential real estate: single family homes, townhouses, condominums, planned unit developments, estate homes.
    • Web marketing specialist, top Realtor, top blogger, marketing homes through social media, multiple websites and syndication, and blog profiles of homes and neighborhoods
    • An education junkie, I have an very throrough real state education - including these eight college level courses: finance, appraisal, real estate law, real estate practice, real estate economics, real estate brokerage, real estate principals, and property management. I take non-required coursework to stay on the cutting edge, and in 2004 that included a one-day course spefically on negotiation. I am also reading up on Feng Shui and its applications to real estate sales!! (Look for more on this under my links section.) Special training includes the following:

    CRS Designation - Certified Residential Specialist
    ABR Designation - Accredited Buyer's Representative
    E-Pro Certification – Internet Marketing Specialist
    SRES Designation - Seniors Real Estate Specialist
    ASP Designation - Accredited Staging® Professional
    CNHS Designation - Certified New Home Specialist
    CDPE Designation - Certified Distressed Property Specialist
    ACRE Designation - Accredited Consultant in Real Estate 

    I co-authored a book with Ken Deshaies, "How To Get The Best Deal When Selling Your Home In Silicon Valley" . It has been very well received and is now available in libraries and bookstores. You can read more about it, and how to get a chapter by email, at Selling Your Home In Silicon Valley.

    Real Estate Honors

    I have received many awards for production and service, including:

    1996 All Star Award
    1996 Senior Marketing Consultant Designation
    1999 "Master's Circle” Award
    2000 "Silver Circle” Award (top 10%)
    2002 "Gold Circle" Award (top 5%)
    2003 "Executive Circle" Award (top 10%)
    2006 "Executive Circle" Award (top 10%)
    2007 appx top 5% of agents in Santa Clara County
    2008 appx top 5% of agents in Santa Clara County
    2009 appx top 5% of agents in Santa Clara County
    2010 - Winner of the Sereno Group "Next Thing" Idea Contest (an idea contest for what Sereno should implement next to continue to improve as a company)
    2011 Named "best real estate agent in Silicon Valley" by the Mercury News in its annual list.


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Contact Information

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Mary Pope-Handy
Sereno Group Real Estate
214 Los Gatos-Saratoga Road
Los Gatos CA 95030
408 204-7673
408 335-1400
Fax: 408 715-0243

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