Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, the leading provider of real estate services in the San Francisco Bay Area, is pleased to welcome Katie Tibbitts as a sales associate in its Berkeley office.  In her new position, Tibbitts will specialize in residential real estate sales in the East Bay.

“We are thrilled to have Katie join our office,” said Marcia Schwartz, manager of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Berkeley.  “We are starting to see great improvements in the East Bay market and it’s important to have dedicated, hard working and experienced sales associates on our team.  I look forward to working with Katie and watching her flourish with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.”

Prior to joining Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Tibbitts worked at Century 21 Spindler & O’Neil Associates in North Reading, Mass. where she sold residential and commercial real estate in the greater Boston area.

Tibbitts recently completed an intensive training program through Allied Real Estate School, which emphasized the principles and techniques of real estate.  She has also received her certification as a buyer’s representative.

Tibbitts earned her bachelor’s degree zoology from the University of Washington and her master’s degree in journalism, biology, and education from the University of Oregon.

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Berkeley is located at 1495 Shattuck Avenue and can be reached at 510.486.1495.  Tibbitts may be reached directly at 510.579.2102 and via e-mail at