About Us

Bridgette Akunal, Real Estate Marketing Consultant


Professional Experience

  • Intero Real Estate Services 2006-current
  • Coldwell Banker 2000-2006
    • Rookie of the Year Award 2001 
  • AWARD WINNER-Member of President’s Circle - Represents the TOP FIVE PERCENT of Intero Real Estate Services since 2007
  • Business Growth 130% year-to-year
  • Nominated for REO/Short Sale Team for Bank of America


Designations & Specializations  

  • REBAC Graduates Designation – Buyer’s Specialist
  • SRES Designation – Senior Residential Estate Specialist
  • BANK OF AMERICA – Certified Real Estate Agent
  • CDPE Designation – Certified Distressed Property Expert


  • BA  in Finance and Business Administration from San Jose State University
  • BA  in English Literature from University of Istanbul

Professional Philosophy

  • Extensive knowledge of the local market and knowhow for reading changing market trends 
  • Advises her clients with highest level of integrity, ethics and service level 
  • Creative problem solver with a very consistent follow through and attention to detail 
  • Top notch contract and negotiation skills resulting in loyal customers and repeat business

Personal Information

Lived in Silicon Valley over 20 years and currently resides in Saratoga with husband and her two daughters.  Fluent in Turkish and French.  Enjoy  swimming, skiing and reading.


  • California Association of Realtors – CAR
  • National Association of Realtors – NAR
  • Silicon Valley Association of Realtors – SILVAR
  • Turkish American Education Foundation of California (Active Member)
  • American Indian Foundation -AIF   (Fundraiser Volunteer)
  • South Asian Heart Center - SAHC - Part of El Camino Hospital   (Active Fundraising Volunteer and Benefit Committee Member)
  • Indian Community Center - ICC   (Upcoming Seminar Series)
  • Akshaya Patra – Indian Children Education Foundation (Active Member)