Silicon Valley native Joe Velasco brings vast industry expertise and in-depth local knowledge to his role as Founder and Principle of JVHome. With more than 23 years of experience in all aspects of real estate, and over 12 years as a real estate developer, Joe understands what it takes to render quality representation in today’s competitive marketplace by knowing what the consumer is looking for. Over the years, he has earned a stellar reputation for his innovative and dynamic approach to real estate, creating a recognized and proven brand in Silicon Valley, and expanding his expertise as a real estate developer. Joe specializes in project acquisitions, interior design, construction and project management, which allows him to be hands on in all aspects of each development project. Working with everyone from luxury home buyers and sellers to investors and developers, Joe brings his dynamic experience to JVHome as the company continues to grow in Silicon Valley and Texas.
Joe began his career in real estate after founding two successful retail and lending companies in 1997, Americas Realty Inc. and Baytek Mortgage Inc., with over 14 locations throughout the Silicon Valley. In 2006 he successfully sold his chain of retail lending and real estate sales offices, joining Coldwell Banker Real Estate in 2009, followed by Intero Real Estate Services in 2011. With his real estate experience, knowledge, and powerful negotiation skills, Joe provides a service that continually exceeds his clients’ expectations and further distinguishes him from the competition with his expertise in design and market trends.
Fluent in English and Spanish, Joe enjoys traveling with his family, mountain biking, skateboarding and attending international luxury real estate expos. He is a member of the San Francisco Luxury Market Council and serves on the board of the National Hispanic Association of Realtors. Joe resides in Silicon Valley with his beautiful wife and their two daughters.