Shelly Baker & Rich Tao are the principals of the Refined Realty Group of Greater Seattle.
At Refined Realty Group, we continuously strive to advocate, educate and negotiate for our clients. It’s never just about the transaction, it’s about the relationship. We are Seattle area experts who care about the details and deliver a 5-star experience every time. We will work expertly to find you the right solutions. With over 40 years of combined experience in the real estate industry, Shelly & Rich will get it done for you! Our goal is to be your Realtors for life.
For Shelly, guiding people through the complexities of a real estate transaction comes easily. Perhaps it is her masters’ degree in education and her thirteen years as an instructor and administrator that make her such an efficient agent. During her more than 20 years in the real estate industry, Shelly has served as a mentor to over a dozen of her colleagues.
Rich hails from the Ravenna neighborhood of Seattle, went to college at UC Berkeley, and furthered his education at Tsinghua University in Asia. His core themes of hard work, integrity, and compassion reverberate throughout his business and his philosophy of living. With nearly 20 years in the industry, Rich has the expertise and insight to help you reach your real estate goals.