Kathy Grindle, (R)

VP, CRS, Luxury Property Specialist

License #: RB-20779
(808) 864-3127

Selecting an agent is one of the most important decisions to make when selling real estate.  It can often mean the difference between lingering on the market or getting your property sold.  By selecting Kathy as your agent, you will be choosing someone who is committed to providing her clients with exceptional service both before and after a sale.   With professionalism and attention to detail, she provides valuable market knowledge, marketing techniques and negotiating skills to guide each transaction to a successful close.

Kathy believes in integrity and excellence in all that she does.  In order to give her clients the best service and information, she stays up to date with her knowledge of the local market, innovations in technology, and continuously increases her education in the field.  Kathy assists her clients in every step of the process.  Great attention is given to detail, so that her listings show beautifully, and are positioned well when compared to the competition.  She works diligently to market each listing until it is sold.  She is very good at resolving any problems that may arise, and removing obstacles that may jeopardize a transaction. Most importantly, Kathy feels that the process should be fun.  She enjoys what she is doing and the people that she is working with.

Originally from California, Kathy is a graduate from the University of California at Irvine. She is an alumnus of the Semester at Sea program, and came to Hawaii for the first time in 1977 as a student on an around the world voyage.  She fell in love with the islands, and in 1989, she and her husband Jon moved their family to Hawaii permanently.  They have lived in Kailua for 30 years, and raised their three wonderful children in the community.

Kathy began her real estate career with Coldwell Banker in Hawaii.  She quickly rose to be recognized as one of the Top 100 Agents in the state.  She is well-known for the quality of the service that she provides her clients, and has used her sales and marketing ability to be ranked as a Top Producer. She has been an elected officer with the Honolulu Board of Realtors, Windward Regional Group.  She was voted by her piers to receive the Coldwell Banker Core Values Award for “Integrity and Excellence”.  Kathy sold the highest volume of Kailua residential real estate in 2017, she was the Top Listing Agent in 2018 and 2019 for the Coldwell Banker windward office.  Honolulu Magazine conducts an independent survey and ranked Kathy one of the BEST in REAL ESTATE in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.  In 2018 she was recognized by Hawaii Business Magazine as one of Hawaii's Distinguished Agents.  She is ranked in the top 3% of Coldwell Banker Agents world wide.

Coldwell Banker | International President's Elite

Hawaii Business |  Top 100


Honolulu Magazine |  Best in Real Estate