Meet Jeff Dunaway

Black Diamond & Associates Realty
Expert Knowledge of Bay Area Real Estate, Personalized for your Life’s Journey!

Buying a home is a milestone. Choosing the place where you live and will raise a family and entertain friends, is an important decision, and one that needs to be done right.

At Black Diamond, we work hard to deliver an exceptional real estate experience.  Our responsive, innovative team of professionals will work with you to achieve the results you deserve, whether you are selling your luxury estate, purchasing an investment property or buying your first home.

We are dedicated to making your home selling and buying experience as stress free as possible. Our team is committed to guiding you through each step of the transaction and providing the information needed to make the best decisions.

We leave no detail to chance. From start to finish, home sellers and buyers will benefit from our frequent communication, our professional support, and our dedication to our clients.

Jeff Dunaway, Broker/Owner
Serving the Bay Area Since 2006

Jeff has been a licensed Real Estate Broker since 2006 with a broad spectrum of knowledge and experience assisting buyers and sellers.  Jeff has consistently been recognized as a President Award recipient and has successfully negotiated and closed hundreds of homes.

Jeff is a fourth-generation East Bay native and enjoys an active lifestyle and career right here in the Bay Area.  After earning a finance degree from Cal Poly, he entered the professional world as a financial consultant where he gained invaluable experience in understanding client needs and developed a solid track record for exceeding their expectations.

Having experience in both commercial and residential real estate over the years, serving as a residential broker has been Jeff’s most satisfying business endeavor.  It has afforded him the opportunity to build strong personal and professional relationships with a variety of wonderful people.

Jeff’s business philosophy is simple, he serves his clients with the utmost integrity and believes in honesty above all else. Jeff holds himself to the highest standards and ethics, while still balancing a sense of humor that encourages creativity during sometimes difficult negotiations.  When clients place their trust in Jeff, he pledges to make the home-buying/selling process a positive and rewarding experience through diligent follow-up, clear communication and complete professionalism.

Awards & Education

Master Award Recipient 2012, 2013
President Award Recipient 2009, 2010, 2014
Bachelor of Science in Finance – Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
California Real Estate Broker’s License
Certified Distressed Property Expert - CDPE
Accredited Buyer Representative – ABR
Accredited Staging Professional – ASP
Graduate of Level 3 Performance Real Estate Training Program

Professional Affiliations
Member of Bay East Association of Realtors (BEAR)
Member of California Association of Realtors (CAR)
Member of National Association of Realtors (NAR)

Online Presence

Meet The Team

Craig Copeland
Caliber Home Loans
Loan Consultant
NMLS ID: 256559
6600 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 200
Pleasanton, CA 94566
Office 925.417.3499
Mobile 925.784.0596

Craig has lived in the Tri-Valley area since 1980, where he graduated from Amador Valley High School in Pleasanton. He then continued his education with a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of San Francisco.

After years in the semi-conductor industry as a project manager he found himself looking for a new challenge. So, for the past 13 years through mortgage consulting, he enjoys serving each client as an individual. His aim is to assist them in accomplishing their real estate goals by customizing the most suitable financial package for their needs. Craig's clients appreciate his ability to easily explain their options, as well as his genuine integrity and honesty.

For those who are refinancing, relocating or even purchasing a first home, he can make financing a home an effortless transaction for you.

Alex Gonzalez
Vintage Mortgage
NMLS# #46094
Tel: (925) 730-0132
Fax: (866) 336-6158
Cell: (925) 984-6325
Email Me
344 Division St, Suite 100
Pleasanton, California 94566

I began my career in Banking & Finance in 1982, and I quickly learned that sincerity and clear communication is the foundation for a successful business enterprise.With this in mind, my focus with my clientele’ is to first fully understand your goals, financial condition, comfort level, and to then clearly communicate the best options.

Many hours of continuing education are taken to ensure you receive cutting edge financial counsel as regards the current economy and reaching your goals.

My experience and relationships within the Real Estate, Financial Planning, Accounting & lending community allow me to help you completely understand the process.

Ultimately you will move into your home with peace of mind, knowing we worked together to achieve your goals.

I look forward to assisting you.

Elena Velarde
Branch Manager/Senior Escrow Officer
WFG National Title Insurance Company
30 W. Neal St, Suite 100
Pleasanton, CA 94566
Phone: 925-475-2929

Elena is a 20 year industry veteran and has extensive experience with residential resale, commercial, refinance, 1031 exchanges, REO's, short sales and construction loan transactions.

When working with Elena, no detail is overlooked. She is very organized and communicates effectively with clients so that their transactions close smoothly and punctually. She is well-regarded for providing exceptional service and exceeding client expectations as she sees her client success as her own.

Tracy L. Privari
Principal, Senior Transaction Manager
Premier Transaction Solutions, Inc.
Phone: (925) 584-9726
Fax: (206) 339-5833