Karen is in her 10th year in the Real Estate industry and has drawn deep satisfaction from helping her friends and neighbors realize their housing goals. Working with Windermere Real Estate as a licensed REALTOR in Marysville, WA, she has the distinction of being both a Washington State Housing Finance Commission Instructor and a certified Seniors Real Estate Specialist. She also appreciates the honor of being recognized by her peers in Seattle Magazine for seven years in a row as a five star Real Estate Professional.
Karen has lived in Marysville, Washington for 27 years. Although she has enjoyed the experience of living in beautiful places all around the country, she appreciates Washington for its unique setting & culture. She has deep understanding of what is involved in relocating both over long distances and locally, and is very involved in her community. Working in Real Estate enables her to truly help people by assisting them to find their perfect fit in housing.
Prior to becoming a Real Estate Professional, Karen worked with the local construction company she and her husband own, which has been serving Marysville and surrounding communities for 25 years. More recently, her family has had the privlege of building their own dream home from the ground up. This has fortified her knowledge and experience and enabled her to assess and select appropriate building design, appreciate a well built, comfortable floor plan, and have an eye for a home's expansion and remodeling potential.
Karen will be there every step of the way in your Real Estate transaction. It is always her objective to negotiate the best price and terms for you. She is invested in your needs and enjoys helping you through the decision making process. Persistence is required in today's market, so when challenges arise she is ready to think outside the box and help you stay on the path to reaching your goals. She is there to help you build a bridge from your desire for a home to the reality of moving into the home of your dreams!
Karen's strong business background and skill in the current use of technology and education are key in assisting her clients. Whether your move is local or outside your current community, she has the tools at her disposal to make it successful. Your values are top priority, and your circumstances are always the first consideration. Karen believes in excellent communication, strong organization, and providing as-needed education for clients either face to face, or through practical technology. These practices keep you informed and help you experience maximum benefit for your investment of time and money.