Meet The IN-Team

Real Estate Broker
Co-founder INTI Realty
CAL-BRE (Lic. No. 01923887)
The State Bar of California (Lic. No. 176793)

Originally born and raised in New York, James moved to Malibu in 1991 to attend Pepperdine University School of Law. James is a Realtor and an attorney licensed to practice law in the State of California, as well as the Federal Courts for the Northern & Central Districts of California. James co-founded INTI Realty in 2013 with his wife, Gia.

As a marathoner, sport runner and ocean swimmer, James has an affection for the community where his clients live and invest. Having cooked professionally for almost a decade, James enjoys experiencing the diverse culinary landscape which Long Beach has to offer and delights in contributing to Taste of INTI, a collection of recipes and preparations created by James & Gia.

Mr. Silva is proud to employ his research, advocacy and negotiation experience and on behalf of INTI Realty’s valued clients in the Long Beach and surrounding areas. James is a valued member of the IN-Team and is pleased to be of service to you.


  • National Association of Realtors (NAR)
  • California Association of Realtors (CAR)
  • Real Estate Investor

Contact James:
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Executive Assistant

Contact Brenda:
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Real Estate Broker Associate
Co-Founder of INTI Realty
CAL-BRE (Lic. No. 01408839)

Originally born and raised in Lima, Peru, Gia has lived in Long Beach, California since 1991. Entrepreneurially minded and an ambitious self-starter from an early age, Gia became a top producing Realtor in 2003.

With over 10 years of experience in real estate as well as mortgage lending, Gia has the knowledge and experience to identify highly qualified buyers for her listings in order to ensure that her sellers’ transactions open and close efficiently with the least amount of stress possible.

Gia balances her life as a busy Real Estate professional by practicing yoga and dance, running for fun, and in events with her husband, James. She is a local and international adventurer with a love for real estate, interior/home design and culinary experiences. Gia’s attention to detail, emphasis on ethical practices and passion for her community make her a valued member of The IN-Team.

Affiliations and Accolades:

  • 2013 California Association of Realtors (CAR) Realtor Champion of Home Awards Nominee
  • Over 200 Transactions & Over $200 million in sales
  • National Association of Realtors (NAR)
  • California Association of Realtors (CAR)
  • Long Beach Women’s Business Council
  • Short Sale & Foreclosure Specialist
  • Real Estate Investor

Contact Gia:
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Marketing Director

Contact Veronica:
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