hi, i'm barb!
Concierge real estate services, from staging your home to choosing the right neighborhood, Barb Knows Homes!
Homes sold in the Portland metro area
5-star reviews on Zillow
$5 million in closed sales annually
Years of experience
Client satisfaction after working with Barb
I am your Real Estate guidance counselor, advocate, and friend. If you are looking for a realtor with extensive knowledge of Portland and the surrounding areas and hoping the experience will be fun, then you have come to the right place. I am a second generation Oregonian. I graduated with a business degree in finance from Oregon State University which led me to a career in Real Estate. A career where I can use my skills to directly impact someone's financial future. As a seasoned real estate agent with over 12 years of experience I pride myself on giving steadfast advice that will confidently accomplish your real estate goals. I differentiate myself from my peers by staying on top of current market trends, having result driven negotiation skills, and my vast local connections. I look forward to helping you on your real estate journey. It’s never too soon to start the process- contact me today!
Results that MOVE you!
Moving is stressful! Together, we will put together a foolproof plan so you can focus on moving while I focus on the successful sale of your home. My Seller Services include everything from an extensive marketing package to home staging consulation.
In today's competitive housing market, expert negotiation skills and creativity are a must. My 12 years of experience gives me the skill set to get you in the home of your dreams! I'll guide you through all the aspects of home buying, from connecting you with a mortgage broker to re-keying your new home.
Barb's quarterly newsletter will keep you up to date on market trends and other local events & news!
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"We all work with Barbara again and again because she is the best. She is tenacious in negotiations, highly knowledgeable about the local market, and truly goes above and beyond"
"Barbara has handled about 15 home sales and purchases among our family and friends in Portland. Most recently she helped us buy a beautiful home in our dream neighborhood in the most competitive market anyone can remember. We all work with Barbara again and again because she is the best. She is tenacious in negotiations, highly knowledgeable about the local market, and truly goes above and beyond to take work off her clients' plates and ensure they feel confident in their purchase. Plus - she's fun and funny and just generally a pleasure to work with. As long as she's in the business I can't imagine working with anyone else."
"She stayed focused on our needs as sellers but also brought in new, fresh ideas to help get our condo sold. We enjoyed working with Barbara during this entire process from beginning to end"
"Barbara is an extremely knowledgeable, personable and dedicated real estate broker who helped sell our condo during a very challenging environment. She stayed focused on our needs as sellers but also brought in new, fresh ideas to help get our condo sold. We enjoyed working with Barbara during this entire process from beginning to end. She was quick to respond if we had questions and was our advocate during the entire selling process. We appreciate her partnership! Highly recommend Barbara for any buying, selling, consultative needs when it comes to the real estate market. Thanks Barbara for everything!!"
"She has been our realtor for two sales and two purchases in the last five years and we remain impressed with her on-top-of-it style and personal dedication to her clients"
"Barbara is the perfect balance of knowledgeable, direct, positive, and proactive as your realtor. She has a keen sense for market trends and what buyers and sellers want. She listens and sets up realistic but positive expectations, delivers on agreements, and communicates often and thoroughly every step of the way. She has been our realtor for two sales and two purchases in the last five years and we remain impressed with her on-top-of-it style and personal dedication to her clients."
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