The respected name in Petaluma Real Estae for more than 50 years.
The respected name in Petaluma Real Estate for more than 50 years.



Fax: (707)769-9591
Mobile: (707)478-6655 
CA BRE 01226626
Email: johns@westgaterealestate.com   

John Scharer - CA BRE 01226626

John’s real estate career follows an interesting and colorful professional life.  After serving in the Air Force, he attended Santa Rosa Junior College graduating from Golden Gate University in 1961.  John worked in the banking industry for years and then became the City Manager in Petaluma, a position he held for 16 years.  John also is one of the founding directors of the First Community Bank in Petaluma. These career choices have given John a unique insight into the workings of the Petaluma community. This experience enables him to assist his clients in an exceptionally rare and professional manner.    

John has always believed in Petaluma and community. He is an active member of both the Petaluma Rotary and the Petaluma Elks Lodge. Married to Vicki for over 50 years, John has two daughters and 5 grandchildren.