As a self-motivated, conscientious real estate agent with a strong work ethic, my underlying philosophy of “service first” means that my clients’ needs are paramount. I work diligently to understand each client’s goals and to always exemplify trust, transparency, and integrity. Working closely with buyers and sellers allows me to educate and inform them at every step of a transaction while keeping in mind both their immediate and long-term goals. My reputation for honest communication and active listening has made me a trusted advisor for the people with whom I work. As a dedicated, personable, and approachable real estate agent, I give clients highly personalized attention and work around their schedules.


License and Qualifications

  • Real Estate Salesperson License, California Bureau of Real Estate, 2003
  • Detailed familiarity with Contra Costa County and the surrounding area
  • Excellent interpersonal ability; strong negotiator


Professional Experience

REALTOR®, Keller Williams—Walnut Creek, CA   2007 – Present

  • Responsible for working with buyers, sellers, and investors, negotiating contract terms, reviewing documents and ensuring their accuracy, and guiding clients through the escrow process. Consistently communicate transaction status to buyers and sellers through their preferred method of contact.


REALTOR®, Prudential California—Lafayette, CA   2003 – 2007

  • Assisted clients with the purchase and sale of residential real estate. Negotiated contracts, ensured document accuracy, guided and educated clients through the transaction process.


Account Manager, Interior Motions—Emeryville, CA   1997 – 2003

  • Performed space planning, design, and relocation services for professional clients in commercial settings, setting them up with furniture and office spaces that match their company’s culture and unique needs.


Memberships and Designations

  • Member, National Association of REALTORS®
  • Member, California Association of REALTORS®
  • Professional Standards Member & Ethics Advocate, Contra Costa Association of REALTORS®
  • Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)
  • Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES)
Broker: Keller Williams Realty

CalBRE Broker Number: 01277896

201 N Civic Dr Suite 130, Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Rich Burris
Keller Williams Realty



DRE#: 01402187