About Janis Friedenberg Grube



Specializing in Representing Buyers & Sellers of Fine City & Country Properties in the Mid-Peninsula & Coastal Areas of Silicon Valley and beyond. We look forward to providing you with professional marketing and negotiation, and a friendly personalized real estate experience.


Current: Principal Broker, Friedenberg Grube Real Estate

Previous: Coldwell Banker, Broker Associate, Previews Property Specialist


#1 Listing Agent Woodside-Portola Valley offices November 2014

Top 3% of NRT's 42,000 Sales Associates Nationwide fourth quarter 2014

International Diamond Society 2014

Past Board Member, Menlo Park-Atherton Board of Realtors; past Chair Menlo-Atherton Board of REALTORS RSVP (REALTOR Service Volunteer Program).

Sponsorships have included : Portola Valley Schools; Gardens of the South Coast (La Honda-Pescadero Schools Foundation); Woodside Day of the Horse; Morris Animal Foundation K9 Cancer Walk- Los Gatos Ca; Canary Foundation; Lucile Packard Children's Hospital STANFORD; Hoop Dreams to Benefit La Honda Pescadero Schools

Habitat for Humanity volunteer

Member: Horse Park at Woodside

Organized 2016 Pet Adoption Fair at Coldwell Banker Woodside office. This was a community invited event, which featured local animal rescue organizations and volunteers . There were a variety of available pets both on-site and off-site. The community members were invited to meet the pets, meet the volunteers, receive training information, and submit adoption applications. Several pets were adopted and a good time was had by all!


Janis is a third generation native of the Bay Area. An early interest in the arts led her to study photography. Her work has been published by such organizations as the Sierra Club and the California Special Olympics. She has done extensive political photography, including documentary projects on several Presidential campaigns. A lifelong love of animals resulted in a career in veterinary medicine. Her work in emergency and critical care nursing earned her the respect of colleagues and clients alike. After becoming a home owner, Janis discovered passion for homeownership.


Janis has been involved with supporting many local organizations, especially those involving children, seniors and animals.

When not working, Janis enjoys spending time with her family, friends & her "menagerie".

650 346-8690
2995 Woodside Road
Suite 400
Woodside, Ca. 94062
United States
California Real Estate Broker 01365341