About John Leonardi
John grew up in the suburbs of New York City, moved to California in 1993 and he’s been a Folsom homeowner since 2000. He started his real estate career in 1996 and his diverse background in real estate include a Degree in architectural drafting & interior design, residential construction, title/escrow services and natural hazard disclosure.
In 2006, John became a Realtor and began selling real estate with one of the nations largest real estate companies. After a few years of selling real estate with a large big-box company, John was finding it a challenge to incorporate new, fresh, innovative marketing ideas under the corporate structure of a large national company. John became determined to redefine the real estate client experience so he earned his real estate Broker license in 2014, left the large corporate big-box and founded Leonardi Real Estate Inc.
Since starting his own brokerage in 2014, John Leonardi has been named by local publications as one of the best real estate agents in the area. John Leonardi was recognized as a Best Realtor of Folsom and El Dorado Hills by Style Magazines Readers Choice Awards in 2016, 2017 and 2018 as well as in the Folsom Telegraph in 2015 for Best Realtor and Best Real Estate Company in Folsom.
John’s committed to offering a superior level of service, innovative marketing and a highly personalized, boutique-style experience to his clientele. When dealing with John, no matter what the situation is, you can always expect transparency, honesty, integrity and professionalism. John is also dedicated to giving back to the community and supports a multitude of charities.