Katherine Hansen’s long relationship with Sotheby’s International Realty, working on both the east and west coasts for the company. She specializes in waterfront, unique, luxury, and estate properties. Her list of notable representation and sales establishes and recognizes her among the most experienced and trusted agents, skilled premier brokers, and top area specialists for decades. Katherine’s entrance into real estate began in Newport Beach California in 1984, continued along the coast of California, then on to the East Coast before settling in the Pacific Northwest with Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty. Katherine’s clients praise her intuitive technique and keen sense of real estate, along with her impressive work ethic. She recognizes that each client and their circumstances are unique. Getting to know them and understand their goals is the first step in being able to achieve the best outcome. She knows her stuff; she continuously stays up-to-date with all the latest information and trends to stay ahead of the curve. Each listing is approached as only one chance to make a first impression and is proud to offer White Glove Concierge service. This enables her to work with the client to seamlessly make all improvements necessary to get the property show worthy, selling for top-dollar. Katherine tailors her marketing campaigns to include a wide variety of online, digital, social media, and print exposure, targeting specific qualified audiences. With her vast experience, and continued commitment to evolving her business model to match the market, she knows precisely how to reach the right customer in order to achieve the client’s goals. Her in-depth understanding of the market and inventory allows her to educate and help determine the best property for her buyers. Outside of real estate, her passions include acting and is a member of SAG-AFTRA. She was also a fitness instructor, owning a Pilates studio in Calabasas, along with teaching spin classes and personal training. Katherine is a proud mother of two grown (and really cool) humans, and a grandmother. She raised her children in Pacific Palisades and Malibu-Santa Monica Mountains before moving to mid-coast Maine. Katherine loves the fine quality of life so special to western Washington. She enjoys her numerous hobbies, exploring the Pacific Northwest, and constantly remaining in awe of all the beauty of this world.