News and Updates January 9, 2017

Sereno Group Announces New Partnership With Rainmaker Properties

PALO ALTO, CA—January 27, 2012. Rainmaker Properties, one of Silicon Valley’s premier referralbased boutique residential real estate brokerages, announced today it will be joining Sereno Group Real Estate. This synergy brings together two similar organizations known for outstanding client representation, responsible real estate practice and the utilization of technological innovation.

The team at Rainmaker Properties including founder Alex H. Wang, Edmund Yue, Sara Greenwood, Kristine Kim Suh, James Yang, and Katharine Duus will continue to operate its successful real estate team within Sereno Group to help leverage each other’s strengths and move even faster towards a combined long term vision.

“This relationship marks the beginning of an outstanding opportunity for Sereno Group and Rainmaker Properties,” said Chris Trapani, Founder of Sereno Group, “Because of the similarities shared between the two organizations, it was a natural and logical fit for both teams. We look forward to blending Rainmaker’s outstanding online marketing systems, Alex’s knowledge–base, and Sereno Group’s longstanding reputation as an industry leader in real estate sales excellence.”

About Sereno Group:

Open since July 1, 2006, Sereno Group Real Estate has quickly established itself as a market leader by continually attracting top producing agents in the Silicon Valley. During this time, Sereno Group has achieved the highest per agent productivity for residential real estate brokers in the county. In 2011, Sereno Group ranked amongst the top 10 brokerages in the United States for per agent closed sales volume in Real Trend’s annual national brokerage rankings report. The company, which has been ranked the #1 Best Place to Work in the Bay Area for three years in a row, now has six offices located in Los Gatos, Saratoga, Los Altos, Santa Cruz, and Palo Alto and Willow Glen. The 220 agents of Sereno Group sell and serve the Santa Clara, San Mateo and Santa Cruz Counties and points beyond.

For more information, please visit: www.serenogroup.com