We often get asked about the 56Paris Real Estate team – how many people work at your agency? Who are they and where are they from? What is their background?


We invite you to take a look behind-the-scenes at our office on rue Verneuil in the 7th arrondissement (district), in the heart of historical Paris, and meet our friendly team.



A personalized real estate service


We offer a comprehensive, personalized real estate service, led by Managing Director, Kerstin Bachmann.


This means we find, manage, rent, and sell properties in Paris.


We are English speaking and fully licensed, and our goal is to help you navigate the complex Parisian real estate market with ease.


56Paris Real Estate and Kerstin Bachmann bring years of expertise, assisting both a local and international clientele.


From finding your perfect Parisian pied-à-terre to selling with a customized marketing strategy, or managing properties on your behalf, rely on us to deliver excellent service from start to finish.



Meet the team


The 56Paris Real Estate team draws on a wealth of experience in the property and business sectors.


In 2021 our team expanded, with four new members joining at the start of la rentrée – the beginning of the fall real estate season. Zarina, Ana Maria, Karina, and Marie have just been joined by a returning team member, Faustine, at this year’s rentrée.


Find out more about us below.



Kerstin Bachmann, Managing Director

Founder and managing director, Kerstin Bachmann, has been a duly licensed Parisian realtor since 2009. After obtaining a master’s degree in marketing and business from the Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers in Paris, Kerstin worked for over a decade in international finance before discovering her passion for real estate. A German expat, Kerstin has lived in Paris for over 20 years.



Anne Pontabry, Marketing Director


Anne looks after Corporate Development and Marketing. A graduate of UC Berkeley, Anne’s career in international luxury goods initially brought her to Paris. She moved into real estate with a prominent local agency before joining Kerstin’s team in 2011. Originally from the US, Anne speaks English, Italian, French, and German. Ask Anne if you want to know where to shop in Paris, or to find the best pastry.



Faustine, Agent