Gwen Luce

Sales Associate
Coldwell Banker Menlo Park
1377 El Camino Real
Menlo Park, California 94025


My first priority, and my greatest reward is my clients' trust! Whatever their needs, my goal is to fulfill them, either with my own knowledge and expertise, or by consulting with a member of my "team," – specialists in their fields – such as lenders, contractors, or designers, who help me to provide customized, creative, well organized, stress-free service for my clients.

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About Me

Professional Experience
Full time Realtor 1987 to date. Specializing in listing and selling Residential
Real Estate in all price ranges in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties
(Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Atherton, Portola Valley, Woodside, Los Altos, Los
Altos Hills, Mountain View and surrounding areas).

Personal Background and Education

  • Born and raised in
    Westchester County, New York.

  • 47-year Bay Area resident (Berkeley: 1963-1965, Portola Valley: 1969-1980,
    Palo Alto: 1984 to date).

  • Mother of three children, two daughters and one son.

  • Community Volunteer in children’s schools, church youth groups, and sports
    programs,  Palo Alto and Menlo Park, 1969-2000.

  • Board of Directors Barron Park Association, Chairman of Barron Park
    Association Welcoming  Committee and Barron Park Association Quarterly
    Newsletter Copy Editor, Palo Alto, 1990 to date.

  • California Department of Real Estate License, 1985 to date.

  • French Teacher: private and public schools, New York and California, 1963-1985.

  • University of California, Berkeley, Secondary Teaching Credential, 1964.

  • Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, 1963, B.A.

  • Graduated High School International School of Geneva, Switzerland, 1959

Skills & Specialities

Luxury Homes
New Construction
Buyer Representation
First-time Home Buyers
Retirement Communities
Specializing In Listing And Selling Residential Real Estate In All Price Ranges In Santa Clara And San Mateo Counties (Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Atherton, Portola Valley, Woodside, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Mountain View And Surrounding Areas).
Global Luxury
Luxury Homes


Full Time Realtor, 1987 To Date.
Featured Speaker At Palo Alto Community Center Home & Real Estate Expo, March 2007, Seminar Leader At Company-wide Training Sessions, And Repeat Guest On TV Program, Absolutely Real Estate.

Awards & Honors

  • Global Marketing Specialist, 2017 to date.

  • Seniors Real Estate Specialist, 2000 to date.

  • Previews Property Specialist, 2017-1997.

  • Coldwell Banker International President’s Circle, 2017-2015, 2010-2009.

  • Coldwell Banker International President’s Elite, 2014-2011, 2008-2006, 2002, 2000-1997.

  • Coldwell Banker International President’s Premier, 2005-2003, 2001.

  • #1 Buyer’s Agent, Menlo Park-El Camino Office, September 2012.

  • Special Recognition Coldwell Banker Top Listing Associate, Menlo Park – El Camino Office, November and February 2004, February 2002, October and May 1999.

  • Special Recognition Coldwell Banker Top Sales Associate, Menlo Park – El Camino Office, October, March and February 2003, July 2002 and October 2001.

  • Top Producer, Menlo Park – El Camino Office, April and January 2003 and October 2001.

  • Top 100 Residential Real Estate Agents of Silicon Valley, 2000-2001, San Jose Business Journal (SJBJ has stopped ranking)

  • #1 Agent for first 3 quarters, Menlo Park – El Camino Office and #1 Producing Agent in Palo Alto, 1998.

  • Associate Vice President Cornish & Carey Residential Real Estate (C&C) Award, 1995 through Coldwell Banker’s Purchase of C&C, fall 1997.

  • Top 1% of Cornish & Carey Residential Real Estate, 1997-1991.

  • Cornish & Carey Outstanding Performance Award and Top Achiever Award, 1996-1991.

  • Cornish & Carey #1 Producing Agent, Palo Alto and #1 Top Producer, Menlo Park- El Camino Office, 1996.


  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Spanish


California Department Of Real Estate License, 1985
Luxury Property Specialist
Smart Home Certified

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