Coldwell Banker Del Monte Realty, a leading provider of real estate services in the Bay Area, announced today that James Somerville has joined the company’s Pebble Beach office as a broker associate.  In his new position, Somerville will work with buyers and sellers throughout the Monterey Peninsula.

Prior to joining Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Somerville had worked with Sotheby’s International Realty for the past eight years.  He has spent much of his real estate career in land use planning, enabling him to successfully represent some of the largest operating ranches in California.

“Jim will be a great addition to our sales team, and I couldn’t be more excited to have him join us,” said Rita Lewis, manager of Coldwell Banker Del Monte Realty.  “He is bright, energetic and works tremendously hard to meet and exceed the expectations of homebuyers and sellers. We welcome him to Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.”

Somerville is an active member of the United States Tennis Association’s Junior Development programs and is a coach in the Toro Pony Baseball League.

The Coldwell Banker Del Monte Realty’s Pebble Beach office in is located at 17 mile Dr. at Palmero Way and can be reached at 831.626.2223.  Somerville may be reached directly at 831.915.9726 and via e-mail at