Francisca is truly a star within First Team Real Estate driven by her dynamic personality, passion, professionalism and unparalleled level of energy. Francisca's dedication to clients, creativity, marketing skills and determination to succeed assures the highest level of client satisfaction.  

Growing up and receiving education around the world in Chile, Mexico City, London, Rome and Vancouver has provided Francisca with the ability to communicate in multiple languages in addition to a unique perspective on many different situations. This has enabled Francisca to manage ordinary or exceptional situations with finesse, patience and compassion. Since the inception of her career in real estate, transactions have doubled year over year displaying a proven track record of success.

Francisca's personal attributes and integrity are complimented by her association with First Team Real Estate in Laguna Niguel. With annual transactions of $400 million, First Team Laguna Niguel is the leading office in the company, and First Team Real Estate is ranked as the # 1 Independent real estate company in Southern California. First Team Broker Mark Kojac says "Rio is a class act. Hardworking, smart, creative and a solid negotiator on behalf of her clients. Our clients benefit in many ways when Rio is on the team"

Besides working diligently, professionally and patiently to achieve the goals of her clients, Francisca has a tremendous zest for life enjoying the challenges of raising two active teenage boys & a husband, home design, traveling, skiing, cooking, and Country Music.


Bachelor of Arts in Geography, University of British Columbia
20+ years in Sales and Marketing.
Member of the National Association of Realtors, California Association of Realtors and Orange County Board of Realtors


Hall of Fame - Silver Honoree 2015-2016