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As a long-time local resident, Dana Carmel is a true expert of the Menlo Park – Atherton area and surrounding Bay Area communities. She has lived in Atherton for 15 years with her husband and three sons who attend Las Lomitas and La Entrada Schools. Dana has been an active school volunteer including Foundation Board member.
Over the past 10 years, Dana has been involved in a variety of remodel projects ranging from home additions to complex ground-up remodels acting as both project manager and designer. She has a passion and vision for remodeling and finding undervalued properties with significant potential. Through these projects, Dana has developed a strong network of architects, designers, and contractors who are consistent and reliable.
Her extensive hands-on experience in business, marketing, and construction, led her into the world of real estate. Dana uses her strong project management and organizational skills to bring excellent service and a competitive edge to her clients. Whether finding a gorgeous new modern home, a perfect tear down for a new build, or a warm and cozy family home, Dana offers insightful advice and delivers strong results.
Dana moved to the Bay Area in 1999, where she continued to expand her marketing skills working for and starting her own online advertising companies. Dana graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing.
Dana Carmel impressed us with her knowledge of the market, her thorough process, and her personable style. We achieved our goals with her and would highly recommend her to anyone looking to buy or sell.— Abel H.
Using Dana Carmel as our agent to find a home in the Menlo Park area was a no-brainer. She is the most professional, responsive and knowledgeable agent that I have ever encountered. I refer anyone who asks to Dana and look forward to using her on my next search.— Ryan G.
Amazing! Fantastic! Wonderful! Are just a few of the adjectives I would use to describe my experience of working with Dana Carmel. My wife and I were treated as though we were Dana's only client. Every text message, voicemail or email was returned within hours.— Marlon V.
Dana Carmel is an outstanding broker. Responsive and knowledgeable. If she doesn’t have an immediate answer to a question she researches the answer and responded quickly. Really a joy to work with. Highly recommend working with her.— Randy L.
I worked with Dana as we were evaluating homes. She was very insightful, responsive, and brought great ideas to our process. We didn't end up buying a home but would definitely use Dana next time we're in market. Highly recommend her!!— Masha F.
We have been looking (unsuccessfully) for our perfect home for about 6 years. We already own a home in Menlo Park that we love, but with everyone home all the time due to the pandemic, we were looking for a bit more space. However, we are very picky and we needed to stay in the same school district, and the house had to be special enough to warrant the move. After a few unsuccessful bids for new homes over the years with other agents, Dana spotted a special opportunity and immediately let us know about it. Dana's knowledge of the unique situation surrounding our beautiful new home, her incredible patience, her unrivaled knowledge about this specific...— Eric S.
Very few realtors understand the niche Menlo Park and Atherton market the way Dana understands the market. She knows what buyers in this area are looking for, what you can get at different price points, and the personalities of the different neighborhoods and school districts. Dana was also super helpful with getting our home ready for market. We were on a tight time frame, and she hustled to get all the right vendors lined up to ensure the house looked great and was ready for buyers. As a seller, it was a huge relief to have Dana available to trouble shoot and solve any problems. No one will work harder than Dana to fulfill buyers' and sellers' nee...— Nikki S.
Dana Carmel helped us find a great rental near our remodel. She was extremely responsive and knowledgeable, and helped us secure a great contract within a week! We had many difficult requirements, in a tight market, and still she worked her magic. Dana made what could have been a very stressful time a smooth and relatively easy process. I would highly recommend Dana if you would like personal, professional and responsive service from a real estate agent.— Jennifer P.
Dana's extensive hands-on experience in business, marketing, and construction, led her into the world of real estate. Dana uses her strong project management and organizational skills to bring excellent service and a competitive edge to her clients.