SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - February 17, 2009) - McGuire Real Estate, a San Francisco-based real estate company specializing in luxury real estate, announced the appointment of Chris DeNike and Sharon Faccinto as sales associates in its Mill Valley office at 1040 Redwood Highway.

DeNike and Faccinto join McGuire from Pacific Union in Larkspur, CA where they worked as a team and focused on marketing and selling premium residential properties in Marin County.

Earlier DeNike was with Coldwell Banker in Marin and prior to that he was recognized as a top-producing agent in Incline Village, NV. He attended San Diego State University and is a successful entrepreneur, having created, developed, operated and sold Sweet Heat restaurant in San Francisco. DeNike resides in Corte Madera.

Raised in a family of builders, architects and realtors in North Lake Tahoe, Faccinto became a Realtor in 1989. Prior to this she worked in international business in Paris and San Francisco after earning a bachelor's of arts degree in International Relations from the American University in Paris. Faccinto resides in Larkspur with her family.

DeNike and Faccinto support several community non-profit organizations such as public schools' foundations, the Marin Bike Coalition, Safe Routes to Schools, the Lark Theatre, the Surfrider Foundation, the SPCA and the Marin Highlanders Rugby Club.

About McGuire Real Estate

McGuire Real Estate ( has been an integral part of the real estate scene in the San Francisco Bay Area, stretching back nearly 90 years. A mid-sized, regional boutique, McGuire specializes in luxury real estate but applies the highest standards of service to properties in every price range, and to every client. Its "customer first" philosophy and local focus have proved to be a winning formula for this Bay Area real estate leader. McGuire's affiliations with Luxury Portfolio and Leading Real Estate Companies of the World successfully connect McGuire's clients and agents to a worldwide marketplace. Luxury Portfolio is an exclusive network of luxury properties worldwide, and its parent company, Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, is the largest global real estate network in the real estate industry. McGuire operates four offices in San Francisco, one in Mill Valley serving Marin County, one in Burlingame serving the Peninsula, and one in Oakland serving the East Bay.

Contact Information: Contact Information: Sharon Faccinto (415) 389-5645 Office (415) 272-3799 Cell Chris DeNike (415) 389-5642 Office (415) 250-8052 Cell Lauren Bensinger McGuire Real Estate