You are the most important part of any real estate transaction. Buying and selling real estate can be an emotional, time consuming and intimidating experience. You can count on my experience, education and professionalism to guide you through this process. Listing and selling area real estate for more than nine years, my approach to representing you is straightforward, honest, insightful, and refreshing. I am dedicated to helping you find the perfect home, and making the most of every transaction. Able to "think outside the box", I am an expert at turning obstacles into opportunities. In todays real estate market, you need every advantage you can find to negotiate a successful sale or purchase. As a professional I have focused on continuing my education. I have achieved the status of Certified Residential Specialist, Certified International Property Specialist and Graduate of the Realtor Institute. As 2006 president of The Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors, I have the opportunity to network and learn form the top real estate professionals both locally and nationally. My experience, professionalism, and opportunities help to make me a better REALTOR everyday.