Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, the leading provider of real estate services in Northern California, is pleased to welcome Michael Santos as a sales associate in its Sacramento Fair Oaks office.  In his new position, Santos will continue to specialize in residential sales in Fair Oaks, Carmichael, El Dorado Hills and the surrounding greater Sacramento region.

Prior to joining Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Santos had been with Lyon Real Estate for the past seven years.  While with the company, he was involved in educating and mentoring newer agents, and completed Lyon Real Estate’s short sale specialist training program.

Santos is a member of Quality Service Certification (QSC), a program that ranks real estate professionals based upon reviews and surveys completed by their clients.  Committed to providing outstanding customer service, Santos has held the QSC Five Star Platinum ranking since 2006 and was named the International Agent of the Month for the August 2010.  Santos is also the president of the board for Catastrophic Aid for Real Estate (C.A.R.E.), a non-profit organization in the Sacramento area that provides financial grants to real estate professionals who are suffering from catastrophic circumstances.

“I am thrilled to welcome Michael to our team,” said Clay Sigg, manager of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Sacramento Fair Oaks office.  “He is an exceptional agent who dedicates his business to providing the best possible service.  His buyers and sellers are his top priority and for that, he has gained a solid and outstanding reputation.  Those are the types of agents we appreciate at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.”

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Sacramento Fair Oaks office is located at 5034 Sunrise Boulevard and can be reached at 916.966.8200.  Santos may be reached directly at 916.812.2436 or via e-mail at