Valerie Upham


About Valerie Upham

Valerie was born and raised in Des Moines, Iowa, the youngest of 5 children. She moved to San Diego in 1995. With this move and others since then, Valerie keenly understands the emotional impact of buying and selling a home. As a result, her clients frequently refer friends and family needing real estate assistance and return to her when it’s time to sell or buy their next home.

Valerie is a consummate professional with over 20 years of real estate experience. She has assisted hundreds of clients to reach their real estate goals. Her fierce negotiation skills and extensive knowledge of the San Diego real estate market, provide a strong ability to successfully navigate each step of the process.

As a certified Seniors Real Estate Specialist, Valerie is a trusted partner in providing services to aging adults and their family members. She takes time to analyze each client's unique situation before recommending a course of action. Valerie confidently represents clients across every price point and stage of life.

Client Success Stories

Happy Clients

"Valerie Upham is an expert realtor that specializes in downsizing for elderly and senior homeowners in San Diego, CA. Her dedication and expertise shine through in her friendly and personalized approach. She helps not only with home remodeling tips
"Working with Valerie's team was a great decision. From the first showings to closing on a home, they were always available and know the market. It was truly a smooth process!"
"Valerie was such an asset to finding the perfect home in the rollercoaster market of San Diego. With over a decade of experience in the area and in real estate, she provided the wisdom and expertise that made us feel confident in this big decision in
"I'm absolutely thrilled with Valerie Upham, my realtor at Compass Real Estate! She recently assisted me in selling my Chula Vista home, and I have to say, she exceeded all expectations. What's even more impressive is that she came highly recommended
"Valerie is great to work with, I would recommend her to others, and will certainly work with her again!"