About Kate


Kate has been in real estate since 2002. After several years in commercial real estate with the world’s largest commercial real estate firm, Kate moved into residential real estate, focusing exclusively on Alameda. She has been a top producer in Alameda since 2011. As a 5th generation Alamedan, Kate understands the subtle nuances of the community extremely well.  She knows that such in depth knowledge of the area, with its many varied neighborhoods, is vital in marketing her listings and in finding the right neighborhood for her buyers.

Kate is also a co-founder of McCaffrey Custom Construction, Inc, an Alameda based company specializing in residential remodels with an emphasis on green building practices. Kate’s years of construction experience give her a strong understanding of the costs involved in repairs and renovations of a home. Kate also has a unique ability to visualize a home’s potential as well as a home’s “red flags.” Her strong understanding of the costs involved in renovations and her keen sense of what the latest trends are in home design, help her clients make smart choices both in buying and selling their home.

Kate brings an unparalleled set of attributes to her career as a Realtor, all of which add value to her clients. An organized, people-oriented person with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Kate’s knowledge and experience combined with her professional demeanor and positive and persistent attitude make her an exceptionally qualified Realtor.