A REALTOR® is a member of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION of REALTORS® and subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics.
Originally from Boston, Massachusetts, Kathy has lived all over the United States including Louisiana, New York and Alaska, before settling in St. Augustine 28 years ago.
Kathy's career in real estate began in 1998 and since that time she has earned and received the Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI) designation, her Broker's License and received Realtor of the Year Award for 2007. Since education is a priority for Kathy, she continues to attend seminars and classes to keep herself and her customers in the know. Along with Real Estate classes, she has received her designation as an accredited Staging Professional, (ASP) which allows her to help her customers Stage their homes for added value.
As a past Chamber Ambassador for the St. Augustine Chamber of Commerce, Kathy stays involved with the community. She is an Alumni of the St Johns Leadership Program, served on the Board of Directors with the St. Augustine & St. Johns Board of Realtors and currently serves as the Multiple Listing Service President. She also has served on the Education Committee and is a volunteer with the local March of Dimes and Multiple Sclerosis Association.
Kathy has 3 daughters, Heather, Michelle and Laura. Enjoys taking long walks with her Siberian Husky, "Tracks", loves reading and writing and is currently writing her first book.
The Code establishes time-honored and baseline principles that come from the collective experiences of REALTORS® since the Code of Ethics was first established in 1913. Those principles can be loosely defined as:
Loyalty to clients;
Fiduciary (legal) duty to clients;
Cooperation with competitors;
Truthfulness in statements and advertising; and non-interference in exclusive relationships that other REALTORS® have with their clients.
To earn a designation, a REALTORÂ® a real estate agent has taken coursework and demonstrated specific skills, performance and knowledge in a particular area of the real estate industry.
Kathy has earned her
GRI, and ASP