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Coldwell Banker Previews International

Hyper-local market knowledge. Research and planning. Strategy and presentation. Marketing and sales. Negotiation and deadlines. Follow-up and closure. Many agents excel at some of these skills, but few excel at all. Kim is a trained communicator and negotiator with the skills and leadership to keep stakeholders involved, engaged and moving forward. Experience, leadership, resources, and above all, execution on every level sets Kim apart. Kim is expert in single family homes, condominiums, tenancy-in-common, and multi-unit properties in all of San Francisco's neighborhoods. Kim is not just your agent; she is your real estate solution. "Our vision inspires us every day… gets us out of bed every day...whether buying, selling or investing in real estate, is to always deliver the easiest and most effective solutions to you, our client." Kim Barnes

No. 1 Top Producing Agency in San Francisco
The Global Leader in Luxury Real Estate
Top Agent Network
San Francisco Association of Realtors
California Association of Realtors
National Association of Realtors
Perennial Top Producer
From Philadelphia; moved to San Francisco in 1986
CBC-Certified Business Communicator, badge of marketing professionalism
Xerox Corporation, President’s Club. Expert, Xerox SPIN Selling and Ziff Davis Structured Selling

Coldwell Banker Previews International (415) 935-1546

Get Chauffeured: A Narrated Virtual Tour of San Francisco

Get Chauffeured: A Narrated Virtual Tour of San Francisco   52  Blocks of  Sightseeing in  San Francisco You are visiting from out of town, we hop in the car, wander around and see some sights (some touristy, some not). We’ll follow Mississippi Street to 7th Street to Leavenworth Street, passing through the neighborhoods of Potrero […]


Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Agent Kim Barnes Pioneering the Use of Cinematic 3D Technology To Market Luxury Properties

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  June 17, 2013 FOR MORE INFORMATION:  Michelle Galvez , Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage     925.275.3085 Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Agent Kim Barnes Pioneering the Use of Cinematic 3D Technology To Market Luxury Properties SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – June 17, 2013 – 3D video technology has been used in $300 million […]


3D Cinema Comes to Real Estate New Listing at 1998 Broadway Panoramic View Penthouse

Kim Barnes has shared a video with you on YouTube Amazing 2D/3D Madmen View Penthouse 1998 Broadway, San Francisco by Kim Barnes Cinema comes to real estate. These spectacular panoramic views from the penthouse at 1998 Broadway #1605 in San Francisco’s Pacific Heights can be seen this Sunday from 2-4 and by appointment. This two bedroom, two bath, two […]


San Francisco’s Top 10 Yelps for May 2013

Oh Yelp. What would we do without you? You have to admit that the uncertainty of trying a new restaurant, store or service has greatly diminished since the debut of this opinion-driven site. Thanks to the experiences of thousands of others, you almost know whether or not you’ll enjoy a new restaurant even before you even […]


San Francisco’s Fabulous Farmers’ Markets

Travel & Leisure rated the Ferry Plaza Farmers’ Market as the 3rd best Farmers’ Market in America. Ferry Plaza Farmers’ Market One Ferry Building—Along the Embarcadero at the foot of Market Street Tuesday & Thursday: 10 am to 2 pm, Saturday: 8 am to 2 pm The Ferry Plaza Farmers’ Market is renowned throughout the nation for […]


Bay to Breakers 2013

          There is no sporting event quite like Bay to Breakers. What other race combines world class runners with costumed party-goers on such a grand scale? It’s a testament to San Francisco, the city of creative spirit, that a footrace can be turned into such a massive demonstration of uniqueness, audacity […]


Elegant Victorian Residence in Pacific Heights

Click Here For All Photos New Listing – Elegant Pacific Heights Residence $1,775,000 Historic elegance in a beautifully renovated and well maintained house-like stately Victorian on a lovely tree-lined street in City’s finest neighborhood. Gracious scale, architectural details, soaring ceilings and hardwood floors grace the sun-filled formal living room and dining room with fireplace which […]


Bay Area Housing Market Continues to Gain Strength, New Report Shows

A new report out this week shows that the Bay Area’s housing market continues to gain strength with growing demand and a shortage of listings driving prices sharply higher and boosting sales once again in January. DataQuick, the La Jolla-based real estate information service, reported that the local market turned in its strongest January sales […]


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The 2012 edition of the Previews Luxury Market report

The 2012 edition of the Previews Luxury Market report has been released! As 2012 comes to a close, Coldwell Banker Previews International® has taken a look back on the affluent marketplace for the December 2012 Luxury Market Report. Inside the report, you’ll find: Ultra-Affluent Market Survey. What motivates a buyer or seller at the very top of […]