Artfully Uniting Discerning Individuals
with Extraordinary Properties
David built a successful real estate career in his hometown of Seattle in 1980, at a luxury boutique when interest rates were 18% showing proof of his skill and tenacity. His love of real estate and the Bay Area motivated him to move the San Francisco in 1987. He soon became a top agent in the San Francisco luxury market. David's career path included TRI, Coldwell Banker Luxury International, Sotheby's International Realty, and Corcoran Global Real Estate. His success has brought him full circle and is now proud to be affiliated with the most respected brand in real estate, Golden Gate Sotheby's International Realty.
David has more than 3 decades of expertise in many neighborhoods throughout San Francisco, Marin, and the Bay Area. He is respected as an industry leader with long-term friendships and associations with the other top agents in the Bay Area and nationwide.Read More
“ David is one of the best in all aspects of real estate including the art of negotiation which may not be as appreciated by most people as it should. First, David has been doing real estate at a high level for MANY years and his passion for real estate still drives him. Second, his long term relationships with the other top agents in the area and his detailed knowledge of homes and sales histories are invaluable assets that very few agents h... ”
“ This is the second home that David helped us purchase in San Francisco. Once again he expertly guided us through what could otherwise be a nerve-wracking process in this highly competitive and difficult buyers market. David knows how to make it work. ”
“ Very pleased with David Gowan's expertise. He enabled me to sell my house within a week of listing, realizing a price much higher than the asking. Also he helped me to acquire another property -- in a highly competitive situation -- at an excellent price. Throughout both transactions David offered good knowledgeable advice, and always was happy to answer my questions and lead me in the right direction. David Gowan: a real pro. Highly recommended. ”
“ “As a first time seller and a second time buyer in San Francisco who used the same agent in both cases, I am writing to recommend David Gowan at TRI-Coldwell Banker for future real estate services. Mr. Gowan is a professional who made the transactions of selling and buying my home as painless as possible.” ”
“ We wanted to make an offer on a house contingent on the sale of our condo. David represented us on both the purchase and the sale. When complications arouse, he was creative and tenacious, making certain that everything worked out in a way that met our needs. We have been involved with other agents in other transactions. Nobody has every worked harder or more successfully on our behalf. In short, when we want the very best real estate agent, we g... ”
“ David was our agent when we sold a high-end, 4-unit apartment building on Telegraph Hill. He aggressively marketed the property and showed it to numerous prospective purchases while having to deal with extremely difficult tenants. With a comprehensive understanding of the high-end market and a demonstrated ability at marketing and dealing with massive quantities of paperwork, David Gowan is a professional and effective real estate agent. I recomm... ”
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