About ILikeThisHome

Joseph Weinstein is a Broker Associate holds a HAFA Short-Sale Certification and an EPro designation. He has been involved in both International and Domestic Real Estate since 1987. Joseph  focuses on the San Francisco Bay Area and has closed transactions in all major Northern California Counties. His advertising has helped to generate a consistent flow of Client for traditional buyers, sellers, investors and family owned, investor owned and bank owned properties.

Joseph has served on the Government Relations Committee at Santa Clara County Association of Realtors for over 7 years and is on the Board of Directors for the Milpitas Realtors Marketing group.

Joseph and his wife Nancy were both born in the San Francisco and have lived in the Bay Area all their lives. They have two children, Tamara and Adam. They have an “international” family. Joseph’s mother was born in Shanghai China. His wife’s ancestry is Japanese.

Business Background:
His extensive business background is very impressive. Joseph served as the CEO of a public company, Tanke Inc. He founded his own company, Astra Products, in the 1970’s. He worked at Apple Computer for 10 years holding various sales, marketing, and program management positions. He spent 8 years at Elect Air Tool and rose to the position of Executive Vice-President of the Company. While serving as the Vice-President of Business Development at Lighthouse Worldwide Solutions he was responsible for the management of all legal aspects of the company, started 7 different corporations in Asia and Europe and managed all company litigation, insurance and Human Relations functions.

Real Estate:
Joseph has worked as a carpenter for a company that built custom homes. He has experience in all aspects of homebuilding and recently completed remodeling his landscaping, kitchen, and 3 bathrooms in his home.
While at Lighthouse he was responsible for the management of all domestic and international real estate. He has an active California Real Estate License and works at Carrington Real Estate as a Broker Associate. While at Renaissance Home and Mortgage he was responsible for training all new agents.

Community:
Joseph tends to work quietly in the background within the community. He has held positions in Education; site-council member, site-council President, member of CBAC and has worked directly with numerous superintendents in the Milpitas Unified School Districts. He volunteers for numerous organizations such as Make-A-Wish, Relay for Life, numerous Breast Cancer Organizations, YWCA and others. He teaches a class in “Personal Organization” and recently was invited to teach at the Evergreen Marketing meeting and Woman’s Council of Realtors. He founded the “Save the Milpitas Police” organization when the City Council tried to outsource the police department and served as the Chairman of the Milpitas, Citizen’s Budget Task Force. Joseph studied martial arts for over 20 years and earned the rank of Black Belt from Jung Su Won Martial Arts Academy.