For those looking to buy or sell a vineyard, estate, or winery in Sonoma, Napa or Mendocino County, Realtor Mark Stevens is a powerful ally. Stevens draws from over 25 years of expertise in the region as a country properties specialist, with training as a commercial broker and extensive counseling in real estate investment and development.Stevens earned a Bachelor of Science in Molecular and Cellular Biology from the University of Washington. His passion for science egged him on to studies of viticulture in the mid-90s, bringing him to his early work with Sonoma Cutrer (Brown-Forman). Over the years, he has enjoyed working with many prominent figures in the wine industry, on the sides of both vineyard and winery sales and acquisitions. He has assisted and advised in completing transactions with the following industry players: Kendall Jackson, Gallo, Paul Hobbs, Patz & Hall, Michel-Schlumberger (Jacques Schlumberger and The Adams Group), Carlisle Winery, and Richard and Saralee Kunde.To properly prepare his clients for this industry, Stevens has built an extensive network of vineyard, estate and brand managers, winemakers, and facility experts. His winery real estate team, unique amidst others, can go a step beyond providing practical information to offering clients valuable contacts to help them better understand their business. Mark has extensive experience in transacting lease/build-to-suit developments and sales of business associated with real property. A few of these transactions include the sales of Harmony Farm Supply and Bassagnani's Nursery in West Sonoma County, as well as the development and sale of Gravenstein Station and Sebastopol Inn, a five million dollar project.Stevens' team consists of Licensed, Executive Assistant Pam Ruffino, Digital Marketing and Social Media Coordinator, Emi Sides, and Joe Hughes of Phelps and Associates on retainer for all mapping and survey data research. Led by Stevens' knowledge and love for the wine industry, they are ready to help you meet and surpass your winery goals.