Our Team

John Loh,  President – Commercial Sales and Leasing
(510) 339-9825 Ext. 102

Mr. Loh has over twenty-five years of brokerage and consulting experience, successfully representing individual, institutional and international clients in the San Francisco Bay Area commercial property market.

Mr. Loh’s partial list of past and present clients includes Kaiser International, Bank of America, Neptune Orient Lines, American President Companies, California Federal Bank (CalFed), and the Roman Catholic Diocese of Oakland.

He also has extensive experience working with commercial and multi- family developers in site selection, land acquisition and entitlement processes.

Mr. Loh has held numerous municipal, state and federal appointments, including recently serving as President of the Board of Commissioners for the Port of Oakland.

In 2002, Mr. Loh was appointed by the Bush Administration to serve on the Board of directors for the United States Merchant Marine Academy in King’s Point, New York.


Paul Loh, CCIM, CPM®, CFO/Broker Mgr. – Residential Income Sales
(510) 339-9825 Ext. 101

An established and well-respected multi-family investment broker for over twenty-five years, Mr. Loh previously served on the Board of Directors of the Oakland Board of Realtors.

Mr. Loh is a recipient of the Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute Certified Commercial Investment Member designation (CCIM), as well as a recipient of the Certified Property Manager designation (CPM®).

Mr Loh received his Masters of Business Administration from San Francisco State University.


Ricardo da Silva, Vice President – Commercial Sales and Leasing
(510) 339-9825 Ext. 103

With over fifteen years of experience providing commercial brokerage & consulting services, Mr. da Silva has successfully represented numerous user, investor and developer clients in a variety of commercial property purchase, sale and lease transactions.

A partial list of Mr. da Silva’s past and present clients include Bank of America, Citicorp, the County of Alameda, Far East National Bank, Harding ESE, Maisons Marques and Domaines USA, Pacific Gas & Electric Co., Union Bank of California, ICF Kaiser International, Neptune Orient Lines, the Oakland Hebrew Day School, National Covenant Properties and the Ann Martin Children’s Center.

Mr. da Silva is a graduate of Boston College.


Diane Daley-Smith, Broker Associate – Residential Income Property
(510) 339-9825 Ext. 106

Ms. Daley-Smith joined LOH Realty & Investments as a Broker Associate in 1987. She has over thirty years of multiple residential and commercial investment real estate experience.

Ms. Daley-Smith has been a Treasurer, Equal Opportunity Chairwoman, Arbitration/Professional Standards Committee Chairwoman, Political Action Committee Board Member Trustee, Vice-President, and was awarded Realtor Associate of the Year – all for the Oakland Association of Realtors.

Ms. Daley-Smith specializes in the purchase, sale and trade of apartment buildings and small commercial buildings. With her considerable experience, industry knowledge and personal approach, she has successfully assisted both first-time and seasoned real estate investors.


Jillian Loh, CCIM, Broker Associate – Residential Income and Commercial Sales
(510) 339-9825 Ext. 111

Ms. Loh graduated from UC Davis in June 2005. She initially joined Wellington Property Company while getting her real estate license, and shortly afterwards joined the Commercial Sales Service Group with LOH Realty.

She specializes in residential income sales and management. She is currently a member of the local Montclair Business Networking International (BNI) Group, and is also a member of Oakland Rotary #3.

Ms. Loh is a recipient of the Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute Certified Commercial Investment Member designation (CCIM).


Lizette & Collette d’Almeida, Broker Associates – Peninsula Bay Area Residential Specialists
(650) 533-7133 and (650) 533-7136

The “Twin Realtors” have over two decades of experience and expertise that comes from having successfully completed over 800 transactions.

Graduates of the University of California, Berkeley, their knowledge in market values, contracts, effective negotiation skills combined with their superior service and attention to details, has earned them an exceptional track record of successfully representing buyers and sellers.

Lizette and Collette are the consummate real estate professionals who hold their client’s best interest at heart.

They also hold the following prestigious designations: CRS (California Residential Specialists, Top 4% Nationwide); SRES (Seniors Real Estate Specialist); e-PRO (Technology, Top 1% Nationwide). Lizette and Collette are recipients of numerous awards and achievements, including the SAMCAR Gold/Diamond Awards.

They served on the San Mateo Board of Realtors Grievance Committee and Co-Chaired the Professional Standards Committee.


Lanette Lau, Associate – Commercial Sales & Leasing
(510) 339-9825 Ext. 228  and (510) 289-9424

Ms. Lau is an Oakland native and graduate of Oakland Skyline High School who earned her Bachelor’s degree from UC Davis in 2008. A member of the Cal Aggie Alumni Association and an alumna of the Alpha Phi Omega, Iota Phi Chapter, Ms. Lau joined LOH Realty & Investments’ Commercial Services Group in 2010. Ms. Lau, who is fluent in both the Cantonese and Mandarin dialects of the Chinese language, is a member of the Oakland Chinatown Chamber of Commerce and is actively involved in the local community.