Kathleen is a long time local resident having moved to The Farmington Valley in 1995. Born and raised in Connecticut, Kathleen then headed to New Hampshire where she earned a degree in Business from Saint Anselm College and received the honor of a NCAA “All American” collegiate basketball player. Prior to real estate, Kathleen worked in the Annuity Investment and Underwriting divisions for The Hartford Insurance Company located in Simsbury, Connecticut. Attracted to The Farmington Valley’s beauty and quality of life, Kathleen had the desire to show others all the charm and local flavor which is what led her into a career in real estate. Kathleen is one of the preeminent real estate professionals in The Farmington Valley. She specializes in the communities of Simsbury, Avon, West Hartford, Granby and Farmington including extensive knowledge of The Farmington Valley’s surrounding towns. Kathleen represents a unique and dynamic combination of success, expertise and experience. She distinguishes herself as a sophisticated industry veteran who is committed to redefining personal service providing each client with the best possible results. Kathleen Shippee, a specialist in upper tier communities and luxury homes, is renowned as a leader in marketing The Farmington Valley’s most exceptional properties. Kathleen has maintained her position among the top producing real estate professionals in the country believing in taking her profession to the highest level of quality service. Her commitment to providing the finest real estate experience on behalf of her clients is her #1 philosophy, earning her accolades and continues to be recognized as the areas market leader.
. The key to her successfully selling a home is creating a dominant on line marketing appearance. There are thousands of real estate agents that service The Farmington Valley area. There are, however, vast differences in skill level, services offered and marketing efforts of the Realtors covering these communities. When selling or finding a house to call home, it pays to have Kathleen Shippee represent you. Kathleen has been selling homes in and around The Farmington Valley for over a decade. During this time she has had the pleasure of working with thousands of sellers and buyers. Her business has been built on referrals, repeat customers and corporate transferees. Her creative marketing system, with the best on line exposure, will aid you in fully exposing your home or in expediting your home search. Along with proper pricing she will sell your home more quickly and for more money. Enjoy the hassle-free no registration required direct link to Connecticut's Multiple Listing Service (MLS) and research schools and communities in and around The Farmington Valley including Simsbury, Avon, West Hartford, Farmington, Granby, Glastonbury, Burlington, Southington, Suffield, Plainville, Windsor, South Windsor. In addition to her career, Kathleen enjoys cooking, home remodeling projects and attending all types of sporting events. She also has an interest in collecting wines, especially California Cabernets and antique rugs. Kathleen donates a portion of every sales transaction to the Coldwell Banker Cares Foundation. One of her primary charities is My Sister's Place a safe haven for those who are suddenly forced into the streets due to domestic violence, eviction, unemployment or mental illness.