Robert Aldana Awarded 2016 & 2017 BEST REALTOR® in SCOTTS VALLEY in Santa Cruz Sentinel Readers Choice Awards

Robert Aldana Awarded Scotts Valley Man of the Year for his contributions to the community.

UPDATE TO STORY: Robert Aldana was awarded The Reader’s Choice for 2017 BEST REALTOR® in SCOTTS VALLEY for the second straight year by Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz area residents.

On January 30, 2017, Robert Aldana was notified by the Santa Cruz Sentinel that he was The Reader’s Choice for 2016 BEST REALTOR® in SCOTTS VALLEY.

“I do not know that I am the best REALTOR®, with so many wonderful agents in the area, but I strive to be the best that I can be everyday,” said Robert.

Robert, a 30 plus year real estate veteran and past CAR Director and Vice-Chair was also the real estate agent chosen by more Scotts Valley home sellers and buyers for the second straight year in 2016.

“To me, the best part of this award is that I did not campaign for it and did not have knowledge of it until I was notified by the Sentinel,” said Robert. “I have a passion for this city and the people that live in it, and I consider myself truly blessed to live here.”

Robert was also once a nationally syndicated real estate journalist and his articles can still be read at real estate news sites like, among many other National news publications. He has also been featured in the San Jose Mercury News, AOL News, Forbes, Inman News, Business Week and many others.

Robert appeared on HGTV’s hit show “Sleep on It” and NBC’s “Best of the Bay”, and was also the host of TV and Radio’s “Let’s Talk Real Estate!” for over 15 years.

He was also awarded the Scotts Valley Man of the Year for 2014 for his contributions to the community and is the founder and publisher of the popular My Scotts Valley Facebook page at and the Online Magazine at, which promotes local businesses, events and local news and announcements.

Keller Williams New Office Location Opened Up in May, 2017

Robert is affiliated with Keller Williams Realty and has opened up a new office in Scotts Valley at 5610 Scotts Valley Drive in Scotts Valley, California, directly across from Starbucks and to the left of Postal Annex in the Victor Square Shopping Center.

Robert lives in Scotts Valley with his family since 1996.