For almost 30 years, Carmen Miranda, a San Mateo County realtor at Compass Burlingame has been assisting buyers and sellers of San Francisco Bay Area real estate. A seasoned veteran with multiple awards for her exceptionally high-level service and production achievements, Carmen does not measure her success by sales volume and accumulation of awards, but by the steady stream of referrals she receives from her clients. Carmen believes that good, long-term relationships are built on a foundation of trust and mutual respect. She considers it an honor and privilege to serve individuals and families who have chosen her to guide them through a process that can often be complex and emotionally charged. She understands that buying Bay Area real estate anywhere in San Mateo County can be one of the largest investments a person will make in their lifetime. She knows the importance of listening; of open and honest communication; she understands the responsibility that comes with being a knowledgeable and trusted advisor throughout a complicated legal transaction. Carmen takes her role whole-heartedly.
Carmen Miranda Credentials, Compass Burlingame Realtor
Known for her integrity, strong negotiation skills and extensive experience, Carmen’s philosophy is simple: treat others as you wish to be treated. This fundamental principle is why Carmen serves her clients personally, one-on-one. When needed, she draws from her handpicked network of industry professionals, who she trusts and respects, to provide expert advice and services during stages of a transaction.
As a Mid-Peninsula native, Carmen has in-depth and firsthand knowledge of the trends and nuances that make up Peninsula communities – particularly, in San Mateo County. She holds degrees in Business Management and Computer Science, which provided her a good foundation for life as an entrepreneur. She continues her education today by studying market trends on macro and micro levels, staying in front of industry technology, and keeping up-to-date on legal issues that may affect her clients.
Carmen is a verified member of Top Agent Network (TAN) in San Mateo County (top 10% of SMC agents), has held the Diamond Certified Award for ten consecutive years for her exceptional service in San Mateo County (only 6 agents of 2200), and has won the Five Star Professional award for outstanding service in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 (only 151 agents of 2200). She is a Relocation Specialist and consistently is a top 10 San Mateo County Realtor in her Compass Real Estate Group office in Burlingame. She is a member of the California Association of Realtors (CAR) and San Mateo County Association of Realtors (SAMCAR) and (NAR) National Association of Realtors.
Carmen was also given one of the most coveted awards in real estate. In 2018, she was named among America’s Best Real Estate Professionals. In fact, she was the recipient of a REAL Trends Certificate of Distinction, for her excellent real estate work in 2017 and also a 2019 recipient for her work in 2018. As a result, Carmen ranks among only the top, 1/2 of 1 percent of all real estate sales professionals. And, when you consider there are about 1.25 million agents in the U.S.A., the achievement speaks volumes to her ability. It points to exemplary skill with turning each challenge into opportunity and making success a must, for her clients.
Carmen leads an active and healthy lifestyle. She loves the great outdoors and is an avid hiker, SUP boarder, camper, kayaker and fisherwoman. She enjoys vacationing in the Hawaiian Islands and travelling to the UK to visit with family. But when at home, she finds great joy in the simple pleasures of preparing nutritious gourmet meals and walking her Frenchie and cocker spaniel around Redwood Shores and at Fort Funston.