Kathleen started selling real estate in 1991 and has played an important role in the Austin real estate market as one of its most established Realtors, particularly in luxury real estate. She has earned this standing by her knowledge of the market, professionalism, honesty and integrity. The key to Kathleen’s success is her personalized approach. She builds her business on trust, dedication and uncompromised service. This approach allows her the opportunity to network with her satisfied clients and colleagues which is essential to creating that perfect match between the most discerning buyers and sellers. She knows about opportunities before they hit the market. Kathleen loves to SELL AUSTIN…from waterfront properties, to downtown high rises, historic central Austin, the Westlake hills, luxury private estates, master-planned golf communities or sprawling Texas ranches. In her own words, “Real estate is my passion. I have had the opportunity to help thousands of clients through the years. Whatever their taste, budget or interests are—there is that perfect home and community here in Austin that matches their needs. The majority of my business comes from referrals and past clients. I consider this the best compliment I could receive.” Year after year, Kathleen has earned the prestigious “Residential Real Estate Top Producer” award from the Austin Business Journal. Kathleen is also in the top 1% of her industry and a member of The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing and has multiple certifications, such as CNE & ABR. Kathleen recognizes that being in the top of your field is mostly about knowing your business and staying on top of the changing landscape in the market place. Kathleen founded and leads the Preferred Properties Group, a team of top professionals in the real estate industry that is focused on delivering the best service—the kind of service each of her clients deserve. Kathleen holds a BA in Communications and Public Relations. Before becoming a successful Realtor, she built a successful career in the corporate and banking industry. Kathleen holds dear her family and community. Her husband, the CEO of a major Non-Profit Organization, and their children live in Westlake. She is a member of a number of local organizations and a supporter of the Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas where she donates a percentage of every commission she earns to help fund the children’s hospital in Austin. Kathleen believes it is all about understanding her client’s needs and exceeding their expectations. Her love for Austin, knowledge and enthusiasm will win you over to the Austin way of life.