Karen Laffey is a Realtor® and e-PRO®, a technology certification program endorsed by the National Association of Realtors®. Karen began her successful real estate career in mortgages and is known for her tenaciousness and integrity. She listens, and confirms your criteria to better understand and secure your investment goals. GMAC Real Estate recently awarded her a certificate for "Corporate Mobility Specialist," a Relocation Designation.More Less
Karen's professional accomplishments include being named IBM Marketing Representative of the Year, where she held a position as Sales Executive and was ranked among the top 10% national producers. In addition, she was District Sales Manager for Siemens Corporation and for McGraw-Hill Construction/Sweet's Catalogue. A graduate of California State University at Long Beach, Karen also holds an Advanced Degree in Secondary Education. She taught high school English in Aspen and in Marin County, where she has been a resident for 30 years.
Clients value Karen’s dedication to customer service, her ability to communicate, and the way she follows through with what she promises. She learned these skills first-hand from her mother, a real estate sales manager for Coldwell-Banker and top-producing broker in Southern California for 25 years. Most importantly, Karen applies her experience and skills to benefit the negotiation process involved in real estate, and produces results.
Karen is active in her community and was publicity co-chair for the Marin Designer Showcase. She was a member of the CSULB Alumnae Association Board of Directors, and served on several executive committees, including the Big Brother/Big Sister Golf For Kids’ Sake Tournament, the Special Olympics Spring Fundraiser, and The Lark Theatre Development Committee. Karen resides in Larkspur, and in her free time enjoys golf, film and water color painting.