About Us

Our Expertise

We have been there. Having lived through similar experiences ourselves, we are intimately familiar with what you are leaving behind and your apprehensions looking ahead. Our goal is to help you acclimate serenely into your new home in Silicon Valley, so that you can enjoy your experience sooner.

“Meet the team!”

catherine-hendricks-photoCatherine Hendricks

Licensed Realtor – Cal BRE # 01387672 http://www.catherinehendricks.com



Educated at I.P.A.G. in France, Catherine worked in marketing communications and PR for 20 years before moving with her young family to Silicon Valley in 1999. With further experience in public relations and marketing communications at Stanford University, her background proves valuable in helping understand the lives sought by other professionals, while her experience as a wife and mother gives her insights on the importance of assuring that needs are met for every member of a family. Catherine is a certified Real Estate Agent and as such has been bringing families to California since 2004. She is actively involved in the cross-cultural exchange between America and France with organizations such San Francisco Bay Accueil (SFBA) and the French American Chamber of Commerce.

graceGrace H Yu




Born and raised in Taipei, Taiwan, Grace immigrated to the US and completed her undergraduate and graduate education in the United States.  She holds a bachelor degree in electrical engineering from the State University of New York in Stony Brook, a MBA in Finance and a MA in International Studies from the University of Pennsylvania.  Grace has over 20 years of experience working in the technology business both as an engineer as well as a business and product manager in New York and the California Bay Area.

Grace has first hand, personal experience in relocation having been transplanted from the Far East and then within the US due to educational and professional reasons.  Her experience as a mother of three college-aged children gives her insights into the secondary public education system and the college admissions process.

Grace is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and English, and in addition to in a principle in Silicon Valley Relocation she is a board member of The 1990 Institute, a Bay Area nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting US-China social and cultural understanding through education and philanthropy.


CAREN.headshot1Caren Weinstein




Caren Weinstein was a Human Resources Manager for twenty years prior to starting her own business in communications. With a background in all aspects of HR, Caren was responsible for employee relocation, both domestic and international in the high tech and transportation industries. During her HR tenure, Caren lived in Europe for 6 years and moved the company headquarters and its employees from the UK to Belgium. She has traveled extensively within Europe, Asia, South America and Africa.
Working with Catherine, Caren and Grace will allow all three members of Silicon Valley Relocation to bring their special resources to assist employees moving to Silicon Valley from all over the world.