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Portia Pirnia


Portia Pirnia


Expert Service. Exceptional Results.

Portia Pirnia’s professionalism and knowledge of the local housing market have earned her accolades for performance as well as consistent compliments from clients who repeatedly refer her business to their loved ones. Portia has lived and worked in Berkeley, where she currently resides, and throughout Kensington, El Cerrito, Albany, Berkeley, Oakland, Richmond, El Sobrante, and Orinda. She knows the East Bay and its many neighborhoods, where she consistently represents and sells real estate.

Well respected by clients and colleagues alike, Portia is very strategic in negotiating the best deals for her clients no matter the market climate. She possesses extensive experience in all aspects of the business and exhibits a strong work ethic that stops at nothing to get results. What's more, Portia is highly personable and takes great care in listening to all her clients' needs, ensuring superior service every time.

A La Jolla native, Portia graduated with degrees in art history and economics. Following her achievement of an advanced art history degree, Portia worked as an art advisor and appraiser, where she honed the negotiation skills that are now highly sought by homeowners and developers alike. She offers sellers and owners the most innovative marketing and advertising approach, which is specifically tailored to each listing.

For buyers, Portia has extensive knowledge and experience in the luxury market and enjoys educating her clients on every aspect of real estate to inspire informed decisions. Portia also has practical knowledge managing complex transactions, including land deals and development projects, which underscores her creative approach to this multidisciplinary field of work. Portia is a member of the National Association of Realtors®, California Association of Realtors®, and Berkeley Association of Realtors®.

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