About Us

Why Choose Brian As Your Listing Agent?


Brian Schwatka's passion is to help homeowners make the best decisions for their future whether they are staying or going. He educates his clients though webinars, online classes, educational videos and personal consultations. First, he helps homeowners decide IF they should stay or go, then he helps them decide “WHERE they can go. This analysis and education gives the homeowner clarity, certainty and confidence. Finally, he continues to assist homeowners in selling their homes, saving them time, money and frustration. Brian has been a top producing Realtor, Certified Seniors Advisor (CSA) and a Transition Specialist since 2004. 

Meet the Team

Monnick “Nicky” de Guia Assistant & Team Manager

Nicky has more than 8 years of experience assisting in the field of customer service and technical support. She is keen to details, making sure to provide excellent outputs. She is one of the main points of contact throughout your transaction. She schedules the home preparation services, orchestrates the calendar and makes sure that your transaction is stress-free.


Cathy Campbell  Project Manager

Cathy was previously the Sales Counselor at The Saratoga Retirement Community as well as a licensed Realtor.  She is the perfect Project Manager for the team because she has experience working with transitioning seniors and as well as knowledge about preparing a home for the market.  Brian and Cathy have been working together for years and actually sold Cathy’s Mother’s home together.  Cathy is responsible for scheduling and interacting with the home preparation team to get you the biggest return on your investment. In addition to orchestrating the home preparation, she will take care of your home before, during and after it's on the market.


Robert Musallam Buyer’s Agent

Robert has been a licensed Realtor since 2014. Because Brian represents home sellers, it is a conflict of interest for him to write offers for unrepresented buyers. Robert can write offers on behalf of unrepresented buyers and assure that the lines of communication are always open and there are no surprises. Of course, all offers from all agents and brokers will be presented to the seller for their consideration.


Kristin Romano Transaction Coordinator

With years of Real Estate experience and thousands of closed escrows under her belt, Kristin is great at keeping everything on track! Not many people love doing paperwork, but Kristin does. As a transaction coordinator, she will keep timelines, paperwork, escrow, and agents organized and moving forward, with a smile.


Michelle Santiago Escrow Officer

Michelle has over 28 years of experience in escrow in Los Gatos. Her Background has a very strong history with resale, Trust, Probate, 1031 exchange, reverse exchange, refinance and commercial sales. Michelle and her highly experienced team are well known in the real estate industry as being very professional by her long list of loyal clients.