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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 earned her bachelors degree from the University of California at Irvine where she studied biological sciences, and graduated with a degree in the History of An and Architecture. 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 28 years, and raised their three wonderful children in the community.

Kathy began her real estate career in Hawaii managing property, and later moved into real estate sales. She has received recognition for the quality or the service that she provides her clients, and has used her sales and marketing ability to consistently be ranked one of the top 100 agents in Hawaii. She has been an elected officer with the Honolulu Board of Realtors, Windward Regional Group. Kathy is one of the top salesperson in the Coldwell Banker Windward office. She was voted by her piers to receive the Coldwell Banker Core Values Award for "integrity and Excellence". Honolulu Magazine conducts an independent survey and ranked Kathy one of the BEST in REAL ESTATE in 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016. Her performance in the industry has earned her the prestigious International President's Elite Award. She is ranked in the top 2% of Coldwell Banker Agents world wide.