James Maxwell & Renee Gonsalves
01398101 / 01365295

James Maxwell & Renee Gonsalves

Broker Assoc. / Sales Assoc.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
2355 Market St

James and Renée specialize in San Francisco residential real estate from single-family homes & condos to TIC’s and multi-unit properties.

For Sellers
They utilize new media (Internet syndication, websites, Twitter, targeted internet advertising and mobile enabled websites) and traditional media (newspaper and direct mail). They have an extensive network of over 3,000 agents to sell a property.

For Buyers
When they work with a buyer, James and will check all sources (including pocket and expired listings) for the right properties and encourage clients to actively engage in the search. Using a team approach, James and Renée make sure their clients are aware of every available property. They know that representing their client’s best interest. is the most important part of what they do. Finding that special home or investment is what matters to them!

James and Renée partnered in 2011. They share the commitment of providing professional and personal service to every client, every step of the way. They have developed strong relationships with other agents, lenders, escrow officers, attorneys, contractors and other service providers. James and Renée are members of Top Agent Network, and exclusive group the top 10% of agents in the San Francisco market, giving them access to the information from top agents in the city for pre-marketing of their listings and private information/exclusive access for their buyers. For many years, both were approved relocation specialists for The Right Move Group, a corporate relocation company, with clients that include Genentech.

About Renée (email: Renee@ReneeSFhomes.com)
Renée is proud to be a top producer at Coldwell Banker, Market Street Office. She has been selling San Francisco real estate since 2003. She earned the International President’s Circle distinction (top 4% nationally) and Previews Property Specialists designation (for luxury homes). While working in advertising at Foote, Cone & Belding, Renée earned her MBA in Marketing at SFSU. Her business background gives her strong negotiations and management skills, professionalism, and results-oriented energy. Renée has owned a few properties, including her current home in “Bernal Glen.” She is also a landlord in Bernal Heights. Moving from a small town north of Truckee, Renée has lived in San Francisco since 1990 and loves all the diversity and vibrancy the City offers. She is a proud mom of an amazing boy Max, who attends Glen Park Elementary School.

About James (email: james@owninsf.com)
James began his real estate career in San Francisco in 2004 after buying several properties of his own. Prior to 2004 James had 13 years in sales and management experience. James has been a landlord / investor since 1996 and continues to own and manage rental property in San Francisco (one of the most challenging rent control markets in the country). He built his current home in Bernal Heights from the ground up, which was part of the 2012 AIA home tour. James is skilled in electronic marketing and was a designated e-agent at Coldwell Banker. He is a trained and skilled negotiator and also holds the real estate designations CNS (Certified Negotiation Specialist), and Previews Property Specialist (for luxury homes). James has earned many Coldwell Banker awards designating him within the top ranks of agents and has earned the exclusive recognition of President’s Circle and President’s Elite awards. James has been through multiple boom and down cycles in real estate as an owner and agent, and knows how to help his clients succeed!

James and Renée’s business relies on the generous referrals from clients, friends and associates. See what they are saying on Zillow and Yelp. If you or someone you know is thinking of making a move, they can help! James and Renée are responsive and available. Please call their cell phones for immediate service!

Renée: 415-260-5805 - renee@reneesfhomes.com
James: 415-902-6757 - james@owninsf.com


Renée & James independently have earned the International President's Circle distinction and above (top 4% nationally) and Previews Property Specialist designation. They are members of Top Agent Network. with an exclusive membership of the top 10% of agents in San Francisco and members of San Francisco Association of Realtors. James is a broker associate and Renée is a sales associate with an MBA in Marketing.