Welcome to Ella Realty
Ella Realty is a full service real estate boutique catering to both residential and commercial property sales and acquisitions on the Peninsula Corridor (San Jose to San Francisco). Ella Realty has over 12 years experience on the Peninsula in both residential and commercial sales. We live, work and play here so our understanding of the various markets is to your benefit. Let our knowledge be your asset.
Local Tradition and Knowledge
Let us introduce ourselves. We are Chris & Amber Harris, the proud, hard-working owners of Ella Realty. We were both born and raised on the Peninsula, attending local schools and patronizing local businesses. Our wide base of contacts in the Peninsula Marketplace will help you achieve your goals, big or small. From the local general contractor to the landscape artist, we have a referral base that can help you feel comfortable with all aspects of your buying or selling experience. And talk about personal service! Chris has been known to lay sod, put up crown moulding, and even lay carpet, while Amber frequently brings her artistic talents to bear in hosting gracious open houses and home staging. Our attention to these details can help you sell your most treasured asset or find your dream home. Suffice it to say that, whether you are refinancing, buying, or selling a home, we don’t take your transaction lightly. We will be there from start to finish.
A New Approach to Marketing
Ella Realty has a unique philosophy to marketing. We believe that as your agent, just waiting for buyers doesn't cut it in today's marketplace. Ella Realty is steadfast in aggressively marketing your property to as many potential buyers as possible. With our unique marketing strategy, results are the first thing you will see.From print ads to social media, we are constantly in the process of updating our marketing tools, helping us outshine our competitors — even those big-name realty companies!
Meet Chris and Amber
Chris Harris Real Estate Agent / Senior Loan Officer Owner
Chris grew up in Menlo Park. He attended Hillview elementary school and Menlo-Atherton High School. Chris lettered in football, basketball and baseball while attending M-A. He graduated and went on to University of Puget Sound on a partial football scholarship. He then transferred to University of Oregon — Go Ducks! Chris began his career in real estate at Washington Mutual as an assistant loan officer to one of the top producers. He then went on to the wholesale side of the business and has been excelling ever since. Chris incorporated Ella Financial in 2004, naming it after Ella, his first daughter with his wife, Amber. He has actively been involved in residential and commercial real estate on the Peninsula and in the San Francisco area for over 11 yrs. His motto is to always give more than you're getting. He values his clients and has close personal relationships with many of them. You can trust that you're in good hands when you hire Chris for any of your real estate needs.