Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, the leading provider of real estate services in the Bay Area, announced today that Steve Coan has joined the company as a sales associate in its San Jose Almaden office.  In his new position, Coan will specialize in residential sales throughout the South Bay and Peninsula.

Prior to Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Coan was a top producing agent with Alain Pinel Realtors in Saratoga for 12 years.  He was a member of the President’s Club, and ranked in the top five-percent of agents in the company, as well as in Santa Clara County.  He is a Certified Relocation Specialist and is Quality Service Certified, where he has received perfect scores from his clients for his customer service.

“We are excited to have Steve join our team,” said Don Tornincasa, manager of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s San Jose Almaden office.  “As a lifelong Santa Clara County resident, he has an insider’s knowledge of our neighborhoods and understands the intricacies of our local housing market.  He’s a strong, experienced real estate professional who is committed to providing excellent service to his South Bay clients and I’m happy to welcome him aboard.”

Coan grew up in the Los Altos/Palo Alto area, but has lived in Almaden Valley for16 years.  He is a graduate of Los Altos High School and earned his bachelor’s degree from California State University, Long Beach.  He coaches Little League in Almaden Valley and enjoys spending time with his wife, Tammy, and their three children.

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s San Jose Almaden office is located at 1096 Blossom Hill Rd. Ste. 200 and can be reached at 408.445.5103.  Coan may be reached directly at 408.234.8700 or via e-mail at