Cessna Barrett is as decidedly different as her name. Before Cessna was born her father, a private pilot, and mother flew cross country in their Cessna 172, and the result nine months later, a beloved daughter they named Cessna. A Napa Valley native from a family with a passion for winemaking and publishing dog magazines, Cessna understands Napa Valley real estate and the intricacies involved.
Cessna specializes in assisting families discover their Napa Valley forever home and establishing their roots. Today Cessna is raising her three young children in Yountville where you will find them exploring the valley with all of the outdoor activities that define Napa family living.
Cessna promises to make your real estate experience decidedly different. Cessna’s insider knowledge and extensive background of working with clients both purchasing and selling homes began in 1999 at Pacific Union Residential Brokerage, she quickly gained distinction as one of Napa County’s youngest brokers at the age of 31.
Another career milestone includes six years as Owner/Managing Broker of Up Valley Real Estate in Saint Helena where Cessna managed 10 agents and all their transactions. Deciding to focus on raising her son, Cessna merged Up Valley Real Estate with Sotheby’s International Realty in 2010. When the timing was right, Cessna rejoined Pacific Union International which is now Compass.
Family Living Her Style
How Do You Specialize in Assisting Families to Find Their Forever Napa Valley Home?
Families are my niche. I understand their specific fears and desires as I have experienced them raising my own family. Parents want to know what communities are best suited for themselves and for their children, what amenities are available, and how easily they can become part of a community. I work to discern the kind of home they want based on my experience from growing up here to becoming a mother to three young children; I get being a child and I get being a parent in the Napa Valley. Lastly, I assist in uniting them with their ultimate property as soon as possible. Today families are expressing the urgency to move here right away and I understand the process to meet this goal.