Meet the team


REALTOR® CA DRE #01358345
Office: (408) 297-0888
Cell: (408) 623-7204
Contact Eric

Eric “Woody” Woodward is a San Jose native with over thirty-five years of experience and knowledge in the community. Prior to founding Silicon Valley Lofts & Condos, Woody co-founded and grew Short Circuit, a San Jose-based electronics repair facility, into the second largest repair facility for Nissan and Infiniti automobiles nationwide. He then transitioned his entrepreneurial pursuits to real estate and quickly became a top producer for a leading real estate brokerage in the South Bay. Woody is dedicated to his profession and to his clients. His extensive involvement in the community provides him with a deep and broad range of knowledge of the area in which he serves. Woody’s willingness to provide his clients with the best service is unsurpassed.


REALTOR® CA DRE #01731561
Office: (408) 297-0888
Cell: (408) 891-8289
Contact Tony

Tony Sum is a real estate broker and the designated broker of record for Silicon Valley Lofts & Condos. Tony’s attention to detail and dedication to thoroughness make him an outstanding real estate professional. He is also an attorney licensed in the state of California. Prior to founding Silicon Valley Lofts & Condos, Tony practiced law in Manhattan Beach and Oakland. Tony’s primary practice areas included business litigation, real estate, construction, and corporate law. His extensive experience as a transactional and litigation attorney provides him with an edge in negotiations and contract drafting. Tony attended UC Davis where he earned both his Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and political science, and his law degree. In addition, he earned a Masters of Arts degree in Sports Management from Long Beach State University.


REALTOR® CA DRE #01434080
Office: (408) 297-0888
Cell: (408) 838-8293
Contact Joey

Joey Tsutsui is a San Jose native of thirty-five plus years. Growing up in the Almaden Valley and continuing her education at San Jose State University, her knowledge of the area and community is based on a lifetime of experiences, friendships, and professional relationships. Prior to joining Silicon Valley Lofts & Condos, Joey established herself as one of the top 15 agents for a national real estate brokerage. Before finding a passion for the real estate industry, Joey worked in high tech as a project manager. She has been able to leverage her experience with client management, project planning and technology to exceed customer expectations. Joey enjoys living the urban lifestyle and as a resident of downtown San Jose, she takes full advantage of neighborhood restaurants, entertainment, and events.


REALTOR® CA DRE #01343701
Office: (408) 297-0888
Cell: (408) 667-5500
Contact Phil

Phil Ma is one of downtown San Jose’s top real estate agents. He has represented numerous residential buyers and sellers in the downtown San Jose area with a special emphasis in the Paseo Plaza and Paseo Villas complexes. Phil is known for his experience, knowledge of the downtown core, excellent client service, and professionalism. In addition to being a downtown resident in the Paseo Plaza complex since 1997, Phil was one of the founding members and officers of the San Jose Downtown Residents Association. He believes in owning real estate as an investment, especially in downtown San Jose. Prior to becoming a Realtor®, Phil worked for technology companies in various capacities including director of operations, and in international marketing and product management. Phil is a graduate of Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois where he earned a degree in business management.


REALTOR® CA DRE #01728448
Office: (408) 297-0888
Cell: (408) 896-4221
Contact Nikki

Nikki Langendorf has a passion for real estate. Her first year as a licensed Realtor®, Nikki proved her passion exemplary as the “Rookie of the Year” for a national real estate brokerage. Purchasing her first piece of property in her early 20s, Nikki believes in the real estate market and the future of the industry. Currently, Nikki owns numerous investment properties, including commercial space. She is able to leverage her own personal experience to provide outstanding service to her clients. Nikki was born and raised in the Bay Area. She grew up in Sunnyvale and has strong ties to the neighborhood and surrounding community. Having attended San Jose State University, Nikki found a love for the downtown area.

Jessica Ma

Transaction Coordinator
Office: 408-297-5638
Cell : 408-707-0604
Contact Jessica

Jessica joins the team at Silicon Valley Lofts & Condos as the Transaction Coordinator. From growing up in the surrounding area to living now with her family in downtown San Jose, Jessica is no stranger to the San Jose scene. Her interest in real estate began while attending Santa Clara University, however she never truly pursued it until now. Previously she worked as a purchasing agent for an A/V company. She looks forward to this opportunity to grow within the real estate industry and hopes to possibly get her real estate license in the future. Outside of work, Jessica loves to spend time with her family and play the piano.

Nancy Gard

REALTOR® CA DRE #01974886
Office: (408) 297-0888
Contact Nancy

Nancy began her Real Estate career in Property Management with Western National Group while attending college at Long Beach State University. During her ten years of experience in the business, she has developed a knack for the type of customer service needed to provide fulfillment for all involved in the processes of planning to move, buy, sell, rent and invest in real estate. As a San Jose native who attended Piedmont High School and currently lives in downtown San Jose, Nancy is well versed with the ever changing urban environment in Silicon Valley and the exciting downtown lifestyle that living in San Jose can offer. In her own words Nancy feels that San Jose offers a perfect balance of entrepreneurial spirit and opportunity while still maintaining a sense of community. Visit to learn more about Nancy.

Lucia Nichols

Marketing Coordinator
Office: (408) 297-0888
Contact Lucia

Lucia has always loved real estate and found her niche at Silicon Valley Lofts & Condos as the Marketing Coordinator. Prior to joining the team at Silicon Valley Lofts & Condos, Lucia worked as the Environmental Specialist for a major manufacturer in Sacramento, CA. After frequent trips to the Bay Area while working on a jobsite in Cupertino, she discovered that she loved the South Bay and the urban lifestyle it offered. She made the move and transitioned her content management, writing and creative skills into the field of real estate marketing. Having always enjoyed writing, Lucia chose this has her required concentration when completing her degree in Environmental Science at UC Santa Barbara. This proclivity for writing combined with a fascination for real estate and love of the urban lifestyle has made her transition into real estate marketing an exciting new challenge.

Kathleen Woodward

Senior Property Manager
Office: (408) 297-0888
Contact Kathleen

Kathleen heads the Property Management group at Silicon Valley Lofts & Condos, overseeing the day to day operations of the property managers while assisting both owners and tenants for properties across San Jose and the surrounding areas. She is extremely familiar with Downtown San Jose and the Bay Area having grown up in the area and attended Santa Clara University. Prior to joining the company, Kathleen worked in event planning and the hotel business. She transitioned her customer service and management skills to the field of Property Management and earned her CCRM certificate, or California Certified Residential Manager certificate. With approximately 8 years of experience in the business, Kathleen’s knowledge of the area and the rental market is unparalleled.

Tom Woodward

Property Manager
Office: (408) 297-0888
Contact Tom

Tom is a Bay Area native and is very familiar with Downtown San Jose and the surrounding areas. Prior to joining the team at Silicon Valley Lofts & Condos, Tom worked at CVS as a pharmacy technician. Eventually earning his real estate license, he transitioned his knowledge and customer service skills into the field of Property Management at Silicon Valley Lofts & Condos. Tom has been working in Property Management for three years and enjoys the flexibility offered by the job which allows him to spend more time with his son.

Andrew Ma

Property Manager
Office: 408-297-5638
Cell: 408-903-3106
Contact Andrew

Andrew has lived in downtown San Jose since 1996, even following in the footsteps of Eric and Kathleen Woodward by attending St. Francis High school. He moved away for college, graduating from UC Riverside with BA in Business Economics, before returning to the Bay Area to start his MBA at UC Santa Cruz. Andrew also became interested in exploring a career in real estate and found his way to Silicon Valley Lofts & Condos as the Property Manager. He intends to work towards his real estate license in the near future to continue his pursuits in this field. Outside of the office, Andrew loves spending time with his family, riding his bike, and working on cars. Fun fact: he grows tomatoes and peppers!