About Us

About Us


Maura Tierney is a real estate expert in the Sacramento Region, specializing in the El Dorado Hills residential market. Her leadership has led the growth and success of Tierney Real Estate Group, which ranked as the #1 KW luxury team in the Sacramento Region in 2018 in terms of luxury home sales volume and units sold.  In 2018 Maura represented more buyers of million-dollar homes in El Dorado Hills than any other Realtor, and ranked in the Top 10 of all Realtors in the Sacramento Region with nearly $40 million in residential sales volume.

Maura was raised in the New York City area, moving west to attend the University of Southern California, where she received her BA in communications. Prior to her real estate career, Maura was a corporate advertising executive in both Los Angeles and San Francisco, managing multi-million dollar national campaigns for companies like Apple, Microsoft, and E*Trade. She is skilled at navigating complex scenarios in high-pressure situations, while ensuring her clients’ experiences are smooth and seamless.

Maura currently resides in El Dorado Hills with her husband and two daughters, and is very active in the community. Maura loves living in El Dorado Hills, with its wonderful schools, friendly people, natural beauty, and proximity to so many of Northern California's attractions like Lake Tahoe, Yosemite, Wine Country and the San Francisco Bay Area.



David Tierney is a real estate agent with expertise in the El Dorado Hills and Sacramento foothill residential markets. Prior to partnering with his wife Maura to form Tierney Real Estate Group, David was the founder and managing principal of a successful consulting firm, which specialized in identifying large tax credits for businesses through targeted economic development programs.  Prior to retiring from his business in 2015, David secured over $150 million in tax credits for his corporate clients over a 17-year period. 

David is a native Northern Californian, hailing from the small Sierra town of Portola.  He received his Bachelor’s degree from UC Berkeley (Go Bears!) and Master’s in Public Policy from the University of Southern California. 

Having originally obtained his real estate license in 2003, David is excited to bring his client service, marketing, data analysis, and negotiation expertise to clients of Tierney Real Estate Group. David and Maura are investors in and helped launch the new Keller Williams Market Center in El Dorado Hills.