Corcoran Global Living Presents Marin Region’s Second Quarter Awards

Corcoran Global Living SAN FRANCISCO, CA – The Marin Regional Office of Corcoran Global Living has just announced the 2021 Second Quarter Sales Awards. 

Mark Machado takes home the Highest Dollar Volume (Individual) Award for this quarter. Machado, a consistent top producer, has worked with both buyers and sellers throughout Marin County, as well as San Francisco, Sonoma County and Lake Tahoe, since 2004. He has received numerous awards and served as President of the 1350-member Marin Association of Realtors in 2018. A long-time local resident, his expertise for Marin County is thorough and well rounded. Machado also earned the Highest Number of Transactions Award (Individual). He may be reached at 415.298.7027 or on his website,

The award for Highest Dollar Volume (Team) goes to Team O’Brien. David and Deirdre O’Brien, or Team O’Brien, are Bay Area natives and have called Marin their home for over 12 years. Their collective skills present a full-service team for their clients. David O’Brien is a member of the Top Agent Network and the Marin Realtor Business Group. Both David and Deirdre are all about providing customers with a positive experience while helping them achieve their real estate goals. Team O’Brien also takes home the award for Highest Number of Transactions (Team). They may be reached via their website, or at 415.342.1968. 

Marin Region's Second Quarter Awards Recipients

Lucinda Otto earns the award for Largest Sale Representing Sellers. She holds the NAR Green Designation and is a certified Marin Green Business, part of the California Green Business network. She specializes in green properties, helping clients find homes that are healthy, comfortable and sustainable. She is adept at helping homeowners get the most bang for their buck and showing them how to pursue green certifications that increase home value. She is a long-time Bay Area local and a seventh-generation Californian. Her client reviews reflect her dedication and success. She may be reached at or 415.505.7837. 

For the Largest Sale Representing Buyers, Chris Backer takes the prize. He has a broad background including experience from the legal industry as it relates to real estate, but he is also well known for his enthusiasm for his chosen profession. He volunteers on various Boards, including the Marin Association of Realtors, having served as 2019/2020 President, the California Association of Realtors and the UC Davis Young Alumni Board of the College of Letters and Science. He champions for property rights and enjoys mentoring new alumni. He may be reached at 415.729.4139 or his website,

“Once again, we congratulate these remarkable agents and teams who make it look so easy, although we all know that behind every transaction, mountains of work and dedication are required,” remarked Jenn Pfeiffer, Managing Broker, Marin County. “We commend Mark, David, Deirdre, Lucinda and Chris for jobs well done and successes achieved.” 

About Corcoran Global Living

Founded on the principle of putting people first, Corcoran Global Living, an affiliate of The Corcoran Group, serves the California and Nevada markets with 58 strategically located offices in Northern California, Southern California, California Sierra and Nevada. Corcoran Global Living is well positioned to provide exceptional service to its very loyal customer base, with over 2,000 dedicated, professional associates and gross annual sales of $7.3 billion. Known for making a positive difference in the communities in which associates and staff live, the Corcoran Global Living organization is poised for exponential expansion to service clients in additional markets and communities throughout the United States. From luxury homes and income properties to vacation getaways and first-time homes, Corcoran Global Living has the experience, insight, and expertise to achieve and surpass clients’ highest expectations. For more information, visit