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Your Realtors In Shining Armor

Meet Aethos Real Estate

Welcome to Aethos Real Estate! Founded by John Woodruff, a third-generation realtor with over 30 years of experience as a top-producing agent in San Francisco, Aethos is a boutique brokerage dedicated to providing exceptional, concierge service to homeowners and investors in and around San Francisco. Service with Respect, Integrity, Accountability, and Empathy. And a little humor. We make buying and selling a successful pleasure. And with Aethos you get a team of agents supporting each other and you. If you are looking to buy or sell a property, we want to help. We are your Realtors in Shining Armor. And with the backing of the real estate technology company, Side, we can offer state of the art marketing and exposure while still retaining the intimacy of a small, family-run company.

Aethos was recognized in 2018 by RealTrends as one of America’s Best Real Estate Teams. We have sold over $1 Billion in properties and are in the top 1% of Agents in San Francisco.

In the Press
Our listings and agents have been featured in the following: Curbed, CurbedSF, The San Francisco Chronicle, The San Francisco Examiner, The Wall Street Journal, The Week, HGTV, The New York Times, and the

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