Charlene is a lifelong resident of the Bay Area, and she has a genuine passion for local real estate. With over 20 years in the business, she has the experience necessary to exceed her clients’ expectations. From Oakland to all of Northern California, the Bay Area is the most beautiful county, which only serves to make the real estate competition fiercer.
That is where Charlene Neely comes in. She brings enthusiasm and passion to the real estate industry. Charlene’s listings sell for an average of 125% of the listing price. In addition, she has a reputation of opening escrow in just three days. She knows how to move up and into new spaces with perfect aplomb. She’s been branded a “lifestyle real estate agent” who is on a mission to educate and positively change the life of every person she interacts with.
Charlene studied business and real estate at Samuel Merritt College and Anthony Schools of Real Estate. She began her real estate career as a loan originator in training under Napoleon Forte of Forte Mortgage Corporation, assisting buyers to qualify for loans to purchase properties. For over five years, she was supervisor at Anthony Schools of Real Estate in the Bay Area, assisting staff, instructors, and students in the studies of real estate, contractor, and appraisal courses for licensing preparation. The school was sold to what is now Kaplan Schools. Charlene became a real estate licensee in 1998 with a passion for assisting property buyers to qualify to purchase property and helping sellers to sell their homes.
Charlene specializes in serving a wide range of counties throughout the Bay Area, including Alameda, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, San Francisco, Solano, Marine, and Sacramento. She has extensive knowledge of areas including schools and shopping; knowing each neighborhood makes her the ideal choice for people relocating to the area. For in-town moves, you can trust Charlene to help you find a new neighborhood fast. She is also a member of the National Association of Realtors, the California Association of Realtors, Women’s Council of Realtors, and Associated Real Property Brokers (ARPB) Inc. Charlene is working with The Power Is Now as Broker Associate of Northern California in order to help you achieve your real estate goals.
Charlene is able to provide clients with an unprecedented level of service tailored to meet their specific needs. Charlene is ready to help you buy, sell, or rent your home in the Bay Area. She has dedication, energy, and experience to make your dream property a reality, whether it is the perfect home in which to raise your family or the shore house that you have always wanted! Charlene believes in personal service, and she is there from the beginning of the process until the closing and beyond.
Besides Charlene’s passion to assist people in meeting their real estate goals, she has always enjoyed praising God in song and assisting her church and churches nationwide in uplifting and spreading God’s Good News. Charlene believes there is a time for relaxation, and she does so by going fishing and traveling to beautiful places.