Paul Hatvany KitchenBroker Associate
Paul Kitchen is a real estate broker-associate and has worked full-time with Team Hatvany for over eight years. After earning his law degree and becoming a member of the California Bar Association, Paul decided to turn his focus towards Real Estate investment and sales. Paul loves to help clients understand each step of the process in their journey to buy and sell properties, and particularly enjoys analyzing market trends, advising clients on pricing strategies, market conditions, staging and visual presentation considerations, and the myriad nuances of San Francisco purchases and sales. He and the Team work extensively across a broad spectrum of price ranges and locations within San Francisco, including single family homes, condos, TICs, co-ops, and multi-family investment properties. Paul’s legal background serves as an asset for both buyers and sellers alike. He is keenly focused on evolving local ordinances, rent board decisions, and the ever-changing legal and political landscape so as to provide clients with a more informed investment perspectives. He is also well-versed in the nuances of landlord-tenant law and building codes as they relate to residential use.
Born and raised in San Francisco, Paul is a graduate of Stuart Hall and Urban High School, and is personally and intimately familiar with San Francisco’s neighborhoods. Paul is a member of the California Bar Association, graduated Summa Cum Laude from University of Southern California (USC), and earned his law degree from the UCLA School of Law before returning to his home town. Along with successfully representing buyers and sellers across San Francisco, Paul also founded and directs his own investment fund, directing and managing strategic acquisitions and sales for a number of qualified individuals and trusts.
Paul prides himself on the service he offers to clients. He is straightforward and honest in all of his dealings with his clients, connected with a vast array of capable experts in their respective fields, and networked with other agents across the San Francisco and the Bay Area.
In his spare time, Paul s a huge fan of motorsports, is an avid vintage race car driver himself. If he's not working, Paul can be found racing with groups such as CSRG, HMSA, and SVRA, and is currently participating in the CrossFlow Cup in his 1969 Lotus single seater. Paul and his wife Blair recently embarked on their newest journey by welcoming their first child, a beautiful baby girl, soon to become a toddler, and they live on the north side of town, where they enjoy time together with their daughter and each other. License #01928433