San Francisco, CA, November 30, 2015 – Silvana Messing has enthusiastically returned to the ranks of Zephyr Real Estate after a brief hiatus, and is just as enthusiastically welcomed back.

Raised in San Francisco, Messing is an excellent resource for families relocating to the Bay Area. She has been in the business since 1989 and has an in-depth knowledge of the City’s many and diverse neighborhoods. Her experience encompasses a full spectrum of properties, both single- and multi-unit dwellings, large and small.

Having a degree in Business paved the way for her to be a successful negotiator who is dedicated to her client’s bottom line. She attended University of San Francisco and continues her education, pursuing a broker’s license. She is well versed in tax planning, tax relief and 1031 exchanges.

“Silvana’s extraordinary dedication to customer service and her command of the San Francisco market characteristics are sure-fire components for a formidable advocate for both buyers and sellers,” commented Michael Barnacle, Managing Broker at Zephyr’s Pacific Heights office. “She is well respected among clients and colleagues, and we are delighted to welcome her back.”

Messing is a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) and a Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS). She is also a member of the San Francisco, California, and National Associations of REALTORS®. She is fluent in her native language, Italian, and is an excellent resource for relocations to and from Italy.

In her spare time, she enjoys outdoor sports, international travel, cooking, music, art, and time with her family and friends. She coached CYO volleyball at St. Vincent de Paul where her daughter attended school, and she is a part of the fundraising activities at Convent of the Sacred Heart, from which her daughter graduated. She is a lifetime member of the Auxiliary de Paul Youth and of St. Ignatius College Prep Auxiliary and donates her time for fundraising activities for each. Her oldest son is a St. Ignatius and an ASU graduate where he was active in athletics.

She can be reached at 415.305.8702.

About Zephyr Real Estate

Founded in 1978, Zephyr Real Estate is San Francisco’s largest independent real estate firm with over $2 billion in gross sales and a current roster of more than 300 full-time agents. Zephyr’s highly-visited website has earned two web design awards, including the prestigious Interactive Media Award. Zephyr Real Estate is a member of the international relocation network, Leading Real Estate Companies of the World; the luxury real estate network, Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate; global luxury affiliate, Mayfair International; and local luxury marketing association, the Luxury Marketing Council of San Francisco. Zephyr has six offices in San Francisco, a brand new office in Greenbrae, and two brokerage affiliates in Sonoma County, all strategically positioned to serve a large customer base throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. For more information, visit www.ZephyrRE.com.