Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, the leading provider of real estate services in the Sacramento-Tahoe region, announced today that Ione Koch has joined the company as a sales associate in its Sacramento-Sierra Oaks office.  In her new position, Koch will serve the real estate needs of the greater Sacramento area.

Prior to joining Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Koch had been with Lyon Real Estate for the past eight years where she was honored as an executive associate and senior executive associate.  She has also been a member of the Sacramento Association of Realtors’ Masters Club and is bilingual in English and Spanish.

“I’m so excited to have Ione join our team,” said Jim Day, manager of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Sacramento-Sierra Oaks office.  “She has an outstanding work ethic and truly exemplifies customer service.  She is a welcome addition to Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.”

Koch is an avid runner and has participated in the world-famous California International Marathon, an annual race that starts in Folsom and ends at the State Capitol.  She has participated in the Salvation Army’s Can Tree program and with feeding the homeless during the holidays.

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Sacramento-Sierra Oaks office is located at 440 Drake Circle and can be reached at 916.972.0212.  Koch may be reached directly at 916.947.9440 or via e-mail at