Carlos Padilla is a Realtor with Intero Real Estate Services and an investment property owner in San Jose, Mountain View, Stockton, and San Diego. Carlos grew up here in the bay area having lived in Mountain View, Palo Alto, Milpitas, San Jose and now lives in Los Altos with his wife Denise. He is an active apartment owner and manager and comes from a family that has been in the industry for many years. Carlos is constantly in the top 1% of Realtors in Silicon Valley and a member of Intero Real Estate Services Chairmans Circle. Carlos was educated at Piedmont Hills High School in San Jose and then California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering. While at Cal Poly SLO Carlos was involved with university leadership as an Ambassador for the College of Engineering and the Vice Chair of the Engineering Student Council. Prior to being a Realtor Carlos was an engineer and then later a project manager for Cisco Systems where he worked for 7 years. As an apartment owner and manager Carlos is also very involved with apartment operating issues. He currently chairs the Rental Owners Council group for the California Apartment Association Tri-County Chapter for owners with 50 units or less. He is truly passionate about the apartment industry and will continue to strive for more balance that allows property owners to succeed in their future business endeavors.