Finding the Market Overwhelming?

Whatever your ‘buyer motive’ – first time, move up or move down, relocation, add a property, investment income – you have a lot to think about: the dynamics and timing of the market, undertaking negotiations, loans and interest rates, market comparisons, competing offers, unskilled agents, sellers and more. So if these are the big questions you’re asking …

  • What do I need to know to get the highest value home?
  • For the lowest cost?
  • With the least amount of hassle?

Booking an introductory call with Christine Schneider is your best first step!

We Believe that Giving You an Exceptional Experience is Key

By offering you a complete suite of professional real estate services, we ensure that your every need is met.

Our philosophy? Simple: we work toward your goals and we take care of you. Our sixteen years of real estate purchases and sales in the Santa Cruz area mean we have both the competence and the experience – as well as the critical thinking and strong negotiating skills – to get you what you want and where you want to go.

Mindful Real Estate

We bring exceptional, “tactical” empathy to all our conversations – the best deals are the ones where everyone’s interests are considered and met.

We're Focused on You

Schneider Estates is a small, privately owned brokerage that gives you the full and undivided attention you deserve – for as long as you need it.

We Have the Experience

With over seventeen years’ experience buying and selling homes in this region, we know all the players engaged in real estate, and we create a positive energy that brings positive results.

Understanding The Market

We provide up-to-date statistics to help you in your decision making process

Just Some of Schneider Estates’ Services

Finance Assist

We help you navigate the tricky currents of the lending and mortgage process, to get you 100% ready – and confident – to write an offer.

Automated Searches

Searches are highly customized to your goals and needs, getting properties delivered to your inbox as they come onto the market.

Property Analysis

We help you navigate the tricky currents of the lending and mortgage process, to get you 100% ready – and confident – to write an offer.

Disclosure Management

We ensure you receive all the information you’re entitled to, so your interests are protected, now and down the line.

Best Price

We present your strongest possible offer to the seller, and – with great negotiation skills founded on tactical empathy – we go to bat for you.

I knew from the first introductory call I had with Christine that working with her would be a turning point in our home buying journey.

I would recommend her 10x over to anyone I know.



How We Get You
Buyer-Ready for Success

Your ‘Trusted Advisor’ Chat

To begin, let’s connect to discover if we are your trusted advisor on your buyer journey

Your Customized Strategy

Next, we create a unique strategy for your goals and needs. As your guide, we will bring clarity and conviction as you progress to your purchase.

Celebrate a Successful Sale!

You’re in control! At every step, we clarify your options – so you can choose what’s best for you. 

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