Karen entered the Real Estate Market by buying small investment properties in the late 1990’s so she could go to college more and work less. She graduated from University Colorado Denver with a Philosophy Degree 2005, 2 multi-units and a single family home where she now lives with her husband Tony and 2 fat cats. After 25 years as an international flight attendant for UAL; she hung up her wings in 2007 and became a full-time Independent Real Estate Broker.
Karen’s Real Estate Seminars:
- “Careers for Liberal Art Students; Flip Houses not Burgers”
- “Smaller is Better Buy a Ranch”
- “How to Buy an Investment Properties and Live Rent Free”
Karen’s Designations, Membership and Education:
SRES, CNE, Historic Homes Expert, NAR, CAR, DMAR, BA Philosophy University of Colorado Denver, Historic Denver, WWPNA, BHNA, Colorado Tree Coalition, Washington Street Community Center,
Karen’s Volunteer Activities:
- Co-organized the West Washington Park Home Tour 2012 raising a record $14,000 for the West Washington Park Neighborhood Association Proceeds benefited: WWPNA, Lincoln Elementary School and the Washington Street Community Center, WSCC.
- Organized the Historic S Broadway Walking Tour 2015 to raise funds for the Baker Historic Neighborhood Association, BHNA.
- Docent for the inaugural walking tour with Historic Denver, showcasing the architecture and history of LoDo and Denver Union Station.
- Community Forester with Denver Forestry and The Park People Denver Digs Trees.
- Volunteer for Colorado Preservation, Inc. Saving Places
- Researched and wrote the application for the Lincoln Street Historic District in 2013 and submitted to Landmark Preservation Commission.
- Yearly Washington Park 4th of July Parade.
- FANS of Wash Park.
Karen’s passions: Victorian Houses, Real Estate, Old Roses, National Trust for Historic Preservation, Yoga, Meditation, Travel, Walking, Civic Discourse, Good Tea, Talking, Reading, Educating folks, Socializing, Epistemology, Greek Philosophy, Fund-raising, Volunteering, Justice, Human Rights / Women’s Rights, Promoting Denver and Sleeping.