Karen grew up just outside of Chicago and after graduating from Michigan State University with a degree in Finance, she comes to @properties with a diverse financial services career crossing multiple industries. For more than ten years, Karen has lived in Lake County, IL and has been working in real estate since 2015. She loves to help individuals and families with their real estate needs. Her attention to detail, love for people, hard work ethic, and strong business background bring the highest level of personal and professional service to all clients and their specific needs. In addition, as a veteran military wife, she has a unique understanding of the relocation process and enjoys working with military families. Outside of real estate, she enjoys spending time with her family, the beach, soccer, cycling, yoga, volunteering, and traveling. She looks forward to meeting and working with you very soon.
Clients are saying:
"Karen is very pleasant and easy to work with. She has in-depth knowledge of the local market. Her professionalism, personality, attention to detail, responsiveness and her ability to close the deal was outstanding!! Our experience was wonderful from start to finish, thanks to Karen. We highly recommend her!!!"
"Karen has been fabulous to work with! She’s incredibly responsive, a great communicator and has a deep understanding of the townhome market in my area."
"Karen is very knowledgeable and extremely responsive. I never had to wait for days or hours to hear back from her. As soon as I would reach out to her about a listing, she would immediately book an appointment to show my husband and I the property. She's very easy going, has a wonderful personality and always aims to please her clients. I would highly recommend Karen to any of my family and friends!"
"Buying a new home can be a very daunting process, but Karen made it so easy. She is extremely knowledgeable and was with us every step of the way. She really listened to what we were looking for and found us the perfect fit. She also has excellent follow up. We always knew what was happening and had an answer to our questions quickly. We love our new home and can't thank Karen enough!"
"I made the best decision in the whole home buying process when I chose Karen to be my real estate agent, not only she found me the perfect house for my needs, but also she was spectacular during the negotiation process. I bought the perfect house for the best price possible thanks to my agent. Thank You Karen Fichter !!"