About Tracy Ong
DESCRIBE YOUR JOURNEY TO REAL ESTATE.
I’ve always been fascinated by the incredible opportunities that can be found in real estate and wholeheartedly believe in the product itself – real estate being one of the greatest ways to build wealth and security for oneself and one’s family. I have a deep love of exploring different neighborhoods, touring, and redeveloping homes so it never gets old. For me, my real estate career is an extremely rewarding adventure, and I’m very grateful for the connections I’ve made with people from all walks of life over the years.
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN IN THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY?
I started my real estate journey in 2010.
WHY CHOOSE YOU VS. ANOTHER AGENT?
When it comes to working with me, you’ll receive customer service that is not only trustworthy and dependable but also tailored to your specific needs. You’ll benefit from my industry knowledge and experience in a variety of ways depending on your unique situation. For sellers, I will best position your home to maximize exposure, overall presentation, and sales price. For buyers, I focus on educating and sharing my knowledge so that you feel empowered to make the best decisions for you and your family.
WHAT ARE THREE WORDS YOUR CLIENTS WOULD USE TO DESCRIBE YOU?
Transparent. Knowledgeable. Trustworthy.
DOES ANYTHING FROM YOUR PREVIOUS JOB HELP YOU AS AN AGENT?
Maximizing returns for my clients is of the utmost importance, which is why I always make a point of leveraging a well-rounded skill set built from over 10 years in the industry. From staging to communications, project management and negotiations, I continue to strive to enhance the buying and selling experience for each client from start to finish.
DO YOU SPECIALIZE IN A SPECIFIC CITY OR CITIES?
San Francisco and San Mateo Counties.
WHICH AREAS DO YOU FOCUS ON?
First Time Home Buyers, Investments, and Residential Real Estate.
DO YOU HAVE ANY NOTABLE ACHIEVEMENTS?
Over the years, I have been honored to receive Rookie of The Year, Rising Star, and Top Producer awards.
DESCRIBE YOUR INVOLVEMENT WITH ANY ORGANIZATIONS.
I am an active member of AREAA (Asian Real Estate Association) and own one of the fastest growing staging companies in the SF/Peninsula area.
WHAT MOST EXCITES YOU ABOUT YOUR WORK?
MAKING A DIFFERENCE in the lives of my family, friends, and clients by helping them build wealth and security. I love being able to help the people I care about feel secure and safe while also helping them grow on their personal journeys.
WHERE HAVE YOU LIVED? AND WHERE DO YOU LIVE NOW? WHERE DID YOU GO TO SCHOOL/COLLEGE AND WHAT DID YOU STUDY? DO YOU SPEAK/READ/WRITE A SECONDARY LANGUAGE?
I live and grew up in Daly City, went to UCSD where I studied economics, and speak English and Burmese fluently.
WHERE CAN WE FIND YOU WHEN YOU’RE NOT WORKING?
I love spending time with family and friends whenever possible. I enjoy traveling, hiking, exploring new places, and trying different foods. Some days, however, simply Netflixing and relaxing at home is all I need.
WHO INSPIRES YOU AND WHY?
My mom is my biggest inspiration to me each and every day. Having raised my sister and I on her own, she provided us with not only a great example but a lifetime of love, strength, and guidance. She’s without a doubt my best friend.
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE ROOM IN THE HOUSE?
I’d have to say the Living Room or Family Room. These multi-purpose spaces are where I love getting together with family and friends, enjoying meals, lounging around, playing games, relaxing, or just doing anything I want.
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE MONTH OF THE YEAR AND WHY?
November and December, when the holiday season is in the full swing of family overload and food comas! It’s my happy place.
WHAT MAGICAL POWER WOULD YOU WANT TO HAVE?
Time travel! Just imagine who you would be able to spend time with from the past or how it would be to go 100, 1000, 10,000 years into the future and live/experience events lifetimes away!