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About Diane

Diane has represented home buyers and sellers in Silicon Valley for over 15 years. She specializes in luxury homes, new construction, and relocation, with 9 years in Coldwell Banker’s Menlo Park office and 6 years in the Palo Alto office.

Diane's portfolio of homes sold ranges from multi-million dollar homes to investment property. Prior to real estate, she worked in human resources consulting for PwC and a brewing company in the Bay Area.

Diane and her husband Ken raised their two daughters in Redwood City and Woodside. She loves to spend time in the Allied Arts and downtown areas of Menlo Park, where she is well known by many neighbors and long-time residents who tell her the most amazing stories about it's historical background. She enjoys sporting events, gardening, outdoor activities, and spending time in the City of San Francisco with her husband Ken.


Diane strongly believes that quality client service produces exceptional results. Her clients choose to work with her for her uncompromising dedication to the very highest standard of personal attention and care. She takes pride in her accessibility and responsiveness to each client throughout every step of the process of buying or selling your home.

Ultimately, the best way to learn about Diane is to read through her client testimonials. Her business has been largely based on recommendations from other clients. Diane is proud of their feedback, which she finds to be the best reward.



•International President’s Elite Society
•“50 Best Realtors” in Home Digest Magazine
•“Women in Business” feature in Gentry Magazine
•Certified Previews Property Specialist


B.S. Santa Clara University, Psychology


Diane Kneis

Coldwell Banker International President's Elite Top 100  
Ca BRE License #01419720

Direct (650)799-6714

Coldwell Banker Palo Alto  
630 Ramona St.  
Palo Alto, CA 94301