Jan has been selling real estate in Paradise Valley, Scottsdale, Phoenix since 1976, and has proven herself to be one of the leaders in the industry. A founding member and past chair of the now 700+ member Paradise Valley Luxury Home Tour, and has served as a board member since its inception. She is a founding and charter memberof Realty Executives Premier Marketing Group, and served on both the grievance and professional standards committees of the Scottsdale Area Association of Realtors. Her greatest strength is working with clients to put together the pieces of the puzzle with her superior market knowledge in order to help her clientsachieve their goals. She is an expert in the Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, The Arizona Biltmore, North Central, Phoenix Country Club and the historic areas. Jan knows how to listen to her clients’ needs and negotiates every transaction with a win/win outcome in mind. Communication with both buyer and sellers ensures that they are up to date on market/transaction activity. She is well known for accurate pricing, accurate representation of details and the fact that she is approachable, helpful and makes transactions easy. Her real estate credentials include the Associate Broker License and the ABR, CRS and GRI designations from the National Association of Realtors. She is married to Thomas H. Ross, M. D., a native of Phoenix and retired surgeon. Between them they have six grown children and five grandchildren. Her interests include family, a strenuous daily workout routine, travel, gourmet cooking, politics, bridge and church life. A native of Reno, Nevada and a graduate of the University of Nevada, Jan initially came to the Phoenix area to teach French at Alhambra High School in Phoenix and subsequently received a Master of Arts degree in French from Arizona State University. As a youth in Reno, she was an avid ski racer and participated in the Reno High School and the University of Nevada Ski Teams along with the City of Reno’s Far West Ski Association Ski Association Ski Team. Her love of skiing led her to spend her entire junior year of college at the University of Geneva in Geneva where she experienced numerous ski weekends in both France and Switzerland. After meeting her husband Tom, they participated in Far West Ski Association trips to both Austria and France along with western ski areas.
Bob specializes in working with buyers and sellers in Paradise Valley, Scottsdale, Arcadia and the Biltmore Corridor. Working primarily by referral, he handles traditional, estate, and probate sales, as well as primary, secondary, move-up, relocation, and first time buyers. He prides himself on being a master of details, aquick study on market dynamics and property values in the areas he serves, and a best-in-classmanager of his customer service partners, to ensure a smooth sales experience for his clients.Bob began his career in San Diego in 2003, working with buyers and sellers by referral in the urban, coastal, and luxury real estate segments. Areas of expertise included Coronado, Del Mar, Downtown San Diego, and La Jolla. He expanded his practice in 2009 to include bank owned, short sale, and investor clients, and in 2012 to include Eastlake, South Bay and North County. During this time Bob was also a leading member of the international networking group BNI’s Partners in Excellence chapter, holding numerous positions, to include president, education coordinator, and mentor coordinator. Prior to his career in real estate, Bob grew up in Paradise Valley, and attended Cherokee, Chaparral, The University of Arizona (BSBA 1991) and Arizona State University (MBA 1994). Following graduate school, he worked for Hewlett-Packard from 1994-2002, as a business consultant for R&D and marketing in Santa Rosa, CA and Edinburgh, Scotland,and a technology finance district sales manager in Silicon Valley. In his spare time, Bob is an avid distance swimmer, Bikram yoga enthusiast, surfer, snowboarder, hiker, dog-lover, and volunteer with a number of non-profit and fellowship based organizations in the greater Phoenix area.