About Us

The Brokerage is a full-service real estate company representing clients across the globe, including buyers and sellers of single-family homes, income properties and commercial real estate.

The Brokerage was founded by Frank DeBernardo and Jeremy Larson.

Our Team:

Frank DeBernardo 
Frank brings 16 years of full time experience as a local real estate broker, having personally produced over $120 million in real estate sales. As a Broker, Frank seeks to attract success minded agents who are interested in passionately serving their clients and who wish to work in a referral based, positive, energetic and professional real estate office.
Jeremy Larson
Jeremy is a nationally recognized business marketing and team building expert, earning notoriety as an Inc 500 CEO for running one of America’s fastest growing companies. Jeremy is a best selling author and has been seen on NBC, CBS, ABC, and Fox. He brings his business acumen and marketing knowledge to his true passion, residential and commercial real estate.
Amber Dawson
Transaction Coordinator
Amber is a lifetime Santa Cruz resident who has previously worked as a Executive Assistant in the marketing industry and also has experience in overseeing property managment. Amber is passionate about working with people and is excited to be a part of a forward-thinking Real Estate team.
Rebecca Riccabona
Rebecca is a lifetime Santa Cruz resident who has 10 years experience in the Real Estate business. Her knowledge of the mortgage industry empowers her to educate her clients in buying, selling and lending. Rebecca is confident in working with her clients, devoting herself to serving their needs before, during and after a sale.

Leilani Davis
Leilani has made Santa Cruz County her home for more than 40 years. Firmly believing that real estate is one of the best investments available, she owns her personal residence plus several investment properties in Hawaii and Nevada. Leilani's integrity and commitment to excellence keeps her clients returning and referring their friends and family. Leilani has been practicing Real Estate in Santa Cruz County since December of 1996, focusing on providing unparalleled service and building relationships for the future. Whether you're ready to make a move at this time, or are in need of obtaining information from someone you can trust, Leilani is happy to help.
Kaitlyn Christensen
Kaitlyn specializes in assisting buyers and sellers in both Santa Cruz County and The Silicon Valley. She brings energy and passion to her work and always goes the extra mile for her clients. Previous to being a Realtor, Kaitlyn was a Real Estate Assistant and a Marketing Executive for The Brokerage. 
Jennifer Higgs
Jennifer has experience buying and selling income properties. Her passion is for Real Estate and interior design. She loves helping people find vision and potential for a fixer or creating a search for a move in ready home. Jennifer loves that she gets to be part of such an important process in finding people the home of their dream. 
Recognizing the need for a full service real estate company that focuses on serving and providing value to its clients, The Brokerage stands to separate from the out dated model of agents competing against each other chasing a commission check. The Brokerage has created a culture.