Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, the leading provider of real estate services in the San Francisco Bay Area, is pleased to welcome Marife Ronquillo as a sales associate in its Saratoga office.  In her new position, Ronquillo will specialize in residential sales throughout Santa Clara County.

Prior to joining Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Ronquillo worked for five years with Bay Cal Realty in San Jose.  In her time with the company, she received honors as a top agent, earned the Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource (SFR) certification from the National Association of Realtors and was an active member of the Silicon Valley Association of Realtors.

“I chose to join Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage because I was looking for additional support for my business,” said Ronquillo.  “I want to begin working more with short sales and foreclosed properties and am interested in boosting my knowledge about these often difficult transactions.  By joining the Bay Area market share leader, I am able to provide better service to my clients.”

“We are thrilled to have Marife join our office,” said Pat McKeany, manager of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Saratoga.  “She is one of the top agents in the Silicon Valley and her experience working with distressed properties is invaluable.  I look forward to working with Marife and having her as a member of the Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Saratoga team.”

Prior to her work in real estate, Ronquillo was a nurse at Stanford Hospital in Palo Alto.  She received her nursing education in the Philippines, attended De Anza College in Cupertino, and took a cardiology specialty at Stanford University.

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Saratoga is located at 12029 Saratoga-Sunnyvale Road and can be reached at 408.996.1100.  Ronquillo may be reached directly at 650.867.3175 and via e-mail at