Malin Giddings Named No. 1 Agent in Northern California for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

San Francisco, CA, March 06, 2013 --( Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, the Bay Area's leading real estate services company, announced today that renowned San Francisco Realtor Malin Giddings ranked as the top agent for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Northern California and third in North America for sales last year.

Giddings, who works in Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage's Van Ness Avenue office, sold an astounded $205 million in San Francisco real estate in 2012, surpassing more than 3,600 company agents from the Monterey Peninsula to Lake Tahoe and some 83,000 agents in North America in sales.

During her nearly 40-year career, Giddings has sold in excess of $3 billion worth of the finest homes in the city and earned a sterling reputation for being San Francisco's preeminent luxury Realtor. She has been featured in publications such from The Wall Street Journal to Haute Living. Unique Homes named her among the 35 most influential people in luxury real estate, joining Jack Nicklaus and Ben Bernanke.

"Malin is in a class all by herself when it comes to luxury real estate in San Francisco," said Rick Turley, president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage. "She really is the go-to Realtor for the movers and shakers of the business and tech world because of her tremendous expertise, her unique connections to the best buyers and sellers and her incredible service."

Born in Stockholm, Giddings was exposed to an international lifestyle from a very early age as the daughter of a Swedish diplomat and president of the Nobel Foundation. She first visited San Francisco in the late 1960s and fell in love with the city, where she has lived ever since. She launched her real estate career in 1974 and has focused exclusively on the finest locations in the north side of town.

Giddings can be reached at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, 1699 Van Ness Avenue in San Francisco, by phone at 415.229.1211 or via email at Her website is
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