Founder / Realtor®
Rica Ruiz wears many hats, yet she finds real estate truly utilizes all her gifts in her mission to serve others. Rica’s client-centered approach delivers outstanding service, whether you’re a first-time buyer or downsizing retiree. Her knowledge, experience, and thoroughness help clients think strategically and holistically about real estate decisions. Rica is an expert contract negotiator. Problems are just roadblocks, and through hard work and perseverance, Rica finds routes around to help arrive at the end goal.
With over two decades of sales experience, Rica continues to hone her skills to the betterment of her clients. She sought and received a Seniors Real Estate Specialist Designation (SRES) and the Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource (SFR) certification from the National Association of Realtors (N.A.R.). While she has a heart to help seniors, Rica is a generational real estate consultant. She intends to be the go-to resource for all her client’s real estate needs. She vets vendors to find reputable resources for all her clients.
Rica never stops giving to others. Professionally, she enjoys her work as an Ambassador for the San Mateo Area and Foster City Chamber of Commerce. She sits on the Foster City Chamber’s Board of Directors, as well as for Generations United, a non-profit organization that helps the under-resourced community in Redwood City. She reads with children at a local elementary school and gives to local and national non-profits, such as California Youth Connection (CYC), No Kid Hungry, and St. Jude’s.