About Barbara

Barbara is a resourceful, full-service, results-oriented Broker Associate who offers her clients the highest level of personalized real estate services tailored to meet their specific needs, wants and goals. She guides her clients through the competitive real estate market with care, creativity, diligence, and efficiency. She is hands-on at every step of the way.  When working with Barbara, her clients are provided with timely information and expert advice to make smart, informed decisions.  

Now with Corcoran Icon Properties, Barbara initially joined the Hill & Co. Real Estate team in 1998. She has additional training and certification as a Seniors Real Estate Specialist; is experienced in the condo conversion process having orchestrated this on her own Marina property. In addition, she has a personal understanding of the corporate relocation process when her husband’s company relocated them to Austin, Texas in 2000.

A graduate of the University of California at Davis, she has held management positions at leading apparel industry companies - Levi Strauss & Co., Limited, Inc., and Koret of California. In her corporate career she traveled throughout Asia and Europe; responsible for developing and sourcing product, trend analysis, and detailed negotiations with both suppliers and customers.  Today, she draws on her extensive business experience to successfully manage the buying and selling process for her clients.

Barbara volunteers with Jewish Coalition for Literacy as a reading tutor to first grade students. She loves to ski, practice Pilates and travel the world with her husband, Dan. Together they support the SF-Marin Food Bank, the American Cancer Society, and other charities. Barbara stays abreast of the ever-changing market through her affiliation with the National Association of Realtors, California Association of Realtors, San Francisco Association of Realtors and the exclusive Top Agent Network.

Barbara values building and maintaining long-term relationships with her clients – continuing long after the successful conclusion of the transaction. She is proud that over 95% of her business comes from repeat and referred clients.  Call Barbara with any of your real estate questions and needs - she is At Your Service!


Barbara Stein Friedman
Broker Associate, SRES®

Upper Market Street
2282 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94114