About Me


Brian D. Pensack

Brian D. Pensack is a Real Estate Professional whose unwavering commitment to excellence and continual success has earned him the reputation as a strategic industry leader.  As a dedicated Real Estate Agent, Brian is on a mission to impact each and every client with unparalleled value through top-notch customer service, integrity-driven interactions, and superior negotiation skills.  He has successfully negotiated over 30 lender based sales for his clients.
Since joining Vanguard Properties, he has been helping his sellers receive the highest possible price for their listings through advanced marketing and negotiations, and on the purchase side, facilitating his clients entry into the very competitive Marin, San Francisco, and Sonoma markets, but more important, allowing them to write winning offers.
Brian established his co-owned investment company in 2010 with business partner Garrett Burdick, who now heads design and project management.  To date, they have purchased and renovated over 25 high end homes in the Marin market.  Brian brings this development background into the traditional Realtor space which adds additional value to both his listing and purchasing clients.
As a team, Brian and Garrett bring their extensive renovation and sales expertise to help clients differentiate themselves and create more winning transactions.  Garrett’s background in Professional Photography creates a further strategic advantage to sellers.

Garrett W. Burdick

Garrett Burdick is a Real Estate Professional and Serial Entrepreneur whose innovation, proficiency, and out-of-the-box thinking have all earned him the reputation as a seasoned strategist across multiple industries. Over the course of a decade, he has cultivated extensive knowledge in real estate.

Garrett, a licensed Real Estate Agent and  business partner, Brian Pensack have joined forces with a prominent brokerage Vanguard Properties in Marin County to offer real estate services for sellers and buyers. After several years of partnership, they are armed with years of local marketplace familiarity and rehabbing expertise.

Ultimately, Garrett is on a mission to offer a top-tier, seamless, and stress-free transaction to each and every client, and serving as their trusted ally during one of the largest investments they will ever make in a lifetime.

Outside of his career, Garrett is an avid professional photographer who owns Birdman Inc Locations Services and Buzz Photo Booths. He even has a culinary background as a Culinary Institute of America graduate. Above all, he cherishes spending quality time with his loved ones in San Rafael. He is happily married to his beautiful wife Tanya, and they are the proud parents of two amazing San Rafael High School boys, Walker and Cooper.

Whether you’re seeking a new home or are a home owner interested in selling your property, Garrett is here to help you turn your goal to a reality. Feel free to reach out to him at any time with your inquiries, and he will be more than happy to answer your questions.


Garrett W. Burdick | Brian D. Pensack

415.602.2282   Garrett@VanguardProperties.com   BRE. # 02074170

415.317.2345   Brian@VanguardMarin.com   BRE. # 01957038