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Real Estate Connect Speaker Profile: Aman Daro

Aman Daro, vice president of integrated marketing for McGuire Real Estate, based in the San Francisco area, is coming to Real Estate Connect, which runs from Aug. 5-7. Daro has a background in consumer marketing, is a "self-professed foodie and is obsessed with all forms of technology," according to an online profile. Hear him speak during a "killer Web sites" session at the conference. He responded to a set of questions posed by Inman News: What do you see happening in the real estate market in 2009? In San Francisco, we expect sales to be down about 20 percent year over year, with prices down about 25 percent. In other parts of the Bay Area that have been in a declining market for several years -- like Oakland -- we expect a bottoming out, with prices down about 50 percent but sales up about 100 percent. What advice do you have to help real estate agents and brokers get through this market? Learn where the activity is and follow it. If there are mo...