Watkins Real Estate

Investment & Winery Properties




Watkins Real Estate (WRE) is a family owned business specializing in the greater East Bay Area of Northern California including breathtaking wineries in the Livermore Valley.

Watkins Real Estate can assist you with the Purchase, Sale or Management of your Real Estate

WRE prides themselves on providing the highest level of personal and professional service for every client.

WRE assists their clients with purchasing, selling and exchanging residential, multifamily apartments and commercial properties.

The founding broker, Ralph Watkins II, established Watkins Real Estate in 1973 and has been in business since 1969. Ralph II was one of the pioneers of 1031 exchanges in California.  In 1972, Ralph II completed the largest simultaneous 1031 exchange in California.

Ralph Watkins III rejoined the family business in 2005 and obtained his broker’s license in 2009. Ralph III worked in the financial industry at Franklin/Templeton Fund, Hambrecht & Quist, JP Morgan and Bear Sterns over the previous 15 years. Ralph III originally acquired his license in 1986.  Ralph III specializes in wineries, commercial property and Investment property including multifamily apartment buildings and syndicated partnership offerings.

Patricia Watkins joined the firm in 2006 as a licensed agent. She previously worked for Nordstrom as a Budget Expense Analyst and now brings her financial expertise to Watkins Real Estate.  Patricia specializes in property management, managing over 250 units.

WRE provides creative solutions utilizing our experience and expertise to assist our clients in locating the perfect property and/or to elevate your property to its best use and fullest potential.

Please feel free to contact Ralph II, Ralph III or Patricia with any questions regarding how Watkins Real Estate can assist you with the purchase, sale or management of your Real Estate.


Watkins Real Estate

2811 Castro Valley Blvd.   Suite 205    Castro Valley  •  California, 94611

510 278 2121



5562 Victoria Ln, Livermore, CA 94550, USA

For Sale


633 Kalthoff Common, Livermore, CA 94550, USA

For Sale