Coleen Karpf is a top producing Realtor with Keller Williams. A native Chicagoan and graduate of Northwestern University, Coleen's real estate career began in Chicago in 2014. During her first year, Coleen was awarded Rookie of the Year after achieving the highest sales volume of any first year agent at her first firm, @properties. Since then, Coleen has risen to the top echelon of agents in Chicago and has been awarded a Five Star Professional Rising Star in Real Estate and has been recognized as a Chicago Association of REALTORS® Top Producer every year since 2016.
In 2020, Coleen launched her expansion into the Austin, Texas real estate market. Coleen’s deep market knowledge makes her an invaluable partner to buyers, sellers and renters alike. Coleen is dedicated to providing a streamlined, data-driven and results-oriented approach to real estate. Coleen is a fierce negotiator and advocate for her clients, and the numbers show her success:
Over 96% of Coleen's business comes directly from referrals. Since establishing her business in 2014, Coleen has placed her Chicago listings under contract in an average of only 16 days on market, at an average of 99.6% of her original asking price. This is five times faster, and at prices 3% higher, than the current Chicago market average.
Coleen has achieved the Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE) designation, achieved by real estate professionals who have successfully completed formal training in the art of negotiation. Agents who receive this certification are in the top 1% of all agents nationally. With professional negotiation skills, Coleen maintains a powerful competitive edge due to her ability to uncover information effectively, get more and give less during negotiations, and retain control over desired outcomes for her clients.
Coleen thrives upon exceeding expectations and is determined to make her clients' best interests her top priority, always.