Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, the leading provider of real estate services in Northern California, announced today that Melanie Snow has joined the company as a sales associate in its Orinda office.  In her new position, Snow will specialize in residential sales in Orinda, Moraga, Lafayette, Pleasant Hill and Walnut Creek.

“Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage has been rapidly growing in centralContraCostaCounty, and we need high caliber agents to help us meet the increasing needs of our clients,” said Valerie Cook-Watkins, manager of the company’sOrindaoffice.  “Melanie is knowledgeable, hardworking, and uniquely positioned to meet and exceed the expectations of homebuyers and sellers.  We welcome her to Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.”

Prior to joining Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Snow worked as an agent for Terranomics Commercial Real Estate Company.  She brings 25 years of experience in commercial real estate and sales, and, as a longtime resident of the Lamorinda community, 22 years of personal connections with area residents to her position at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.  Snow says she plans on using this unique combination of real estate experience and local expertise to help her transition seamlessly to the Orinda office.

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Orinda is located at 5 Moraga Way and can be reached at 925.253.4600.  Snow may be reached directly at 925.360.0344 and via e-mail at