Rich Bassin: Trusted Advisor | Connected | Knowledgeable
To his clients’ benefit, Rich learned early in his career a great secret to success: listen. His attentiveness to buyers’ and sellers’ unique financial and lifestyle needs have earned him the reputation as a trusted advisor for some of the Mid-Peninsula’s most affluent and discerning property owners.
Named one of The Wall Street Journal’s Top 100 Realtors nationwide, Rich has represented nearly $1 billion in residential and commercial sales through more than 35 years in the industry. Leveraging his deep expertise, senior leadership, and proven record of results, he recently partnered with two other top-producing professionals—David Weil and Nick Granoski—to form BWG Partners, now one of the premier luxury real estate companies serving the Mid-Peninsula.
Prior to forming BWG Partners, Rich established himself as a reputable, high-performing professional for some of Northern California’s leading real estate and development companies, including Pacific Peninsula Group, Alain Pinel Realtors, and Sotheby’s International Realty. Throughout his career, he has been consistently recognized by both clients and peers for his unrivaled local knowledge, savvy negotiation, and unwavering follow-through.
Moreover, he has built a large, loyal network of clients, colleagues, and partners through his commitment, integrity, and responsive service. He is present and highly engaged at every stage in the real estate process, providing exceptional personal service, privacy, and diligent oversight to ensure a smooth transaction and rewarding experience for every client.
Rich’s trustworthiness, leadership, and client focus helps position BWG Partners for long-term growth and success in helping buyers and sellers achieve their real estate goals, while optimizing the value of their investments. Born and raised on the Peninsula, where he has lived with his family, Rich is actively involved in and committed to the community—one of the most desirable areas for buyers and sellers in the world.