About John Shannon Broker Solace Realty Inc
John Shannon is an experienced Realtor who has been investing in San Diego Real Estate, and serving clients for over 30 years. John is a native Californian who now enjoys coastal living in San Diego, while helping others find their dream home. He holds engineering degrees from both UCSD (BS 1986), and Stanford (MS 1989), as well as an MBA (2001) and PMP® Certificate.
John's background is in technology. He spent over 20 years in both Silicon Valley, and San Diego – where he was tasked with solving complex problems and organizing international teams. He has lived abroad and traveled to over 40 countries. While working in engineering he began investing in and managing real estate, and soon met his wife Niloo, a USC - educated Dentist. John's experience allowed him to help dentists and other professionals with their real estate needs – and was soon active in real estate full time. In 2016 he left a large real estate company and founded his own firm, Solace Realty, Inc. to offer his clients a personal and higher level of professional service.
John is always striving to serve his clients by improving our local community and environment. He is active in the La Jolla Community Planning Association, La Jolla Parks and Beaches, and La Jolla Shores Association. In addition, he serves on SIO’s E.W. Scripps Association Steering Committee, and the Government Affairs Committee at the San Diego Association of REALTORS.
John is an four-time IRONMAN triathlete and he believes one great value in living on our beautiful coast is the many opportunities to experience an active outdoor lifestyle. He can often be found swimming at The Cove or walking around The Village with his Labradoodle Ziba. This coastal way of living is what John strives to help his clients achieve.