Abby Tanem, an affiliated agent in Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Greenbrae office, has been recognized as one of the 100 most influential agents in Northern California by Real Estate Executive Magazine.

Based on a comprehensive analysis of the leading real estate companies in each state, the 100 Most Influential Real Estate Agents are recognized for the service, dedication and hard work they put forth to build their companies and serve their clients.

“Congratulations to Abby on being selected as one of the top agents in Northern California,” said Kate Hamilton, manager of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Greenbrae office. “She has earned this honor because of her consistent record of success and the outstanding care she provides her clients. We’re proud Abby has chosen to affiliate with Coldwell Banker.”

Tanem is a 16-year real estate veteran and one of the top North Bay agents for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage. She has been named to the company’s prestigious Top 1% list, which recognizes Coldwell Banker’s most successful sales associates in Northern California.

A lifelong resident of Marin County, Tanem has resided in Novato for the past 18 years. She grew up in San Anselmo and graduated from Sir Francis Drake High School. She attended University of California at Davis and University of California San Francisco graduate school, beginning her career as a physical therapist before entering real estate. Since 2000, she has been a full time agent serving Marin and Sonoma counties.

Tanem can be reached at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Greenbrae, 511 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., by phone at (415) 497-9542, or by email at