Jon has been a Seattle resident and homeowner since moving from his hometown of Spokane in 2000. After obtaining his degree in Business Administration, he began his real estate career in 2005, Jon brings a diverse mix of experience in both commercial and residential real estate. Jon has a proven track record of helping clients navigate the multifaceted process of buying and selling a home, all the while providing stellar customer service.
Jon is a candid advisor, caring and active listener, professional negotiator, and skillful problem solver. In addition, Jon currently serves as the treasurer on the HOA board for his Condominium, and prides himself on having the unique skill set needed to successfully navigate the challenges of purchasing or selling a condo.
In his free time Jon actively participates in organizations that help improve the lives of people battling cancer, with the ultimate goal of seeing this world find a cure. Jon is an enthusiastic Seattle sports fan and avid outdoorsman with a passion for hiking, biking, skiing, and fishing in and around the Pacific Northwest. However Jon’s ultimate passion is travelling the world. During his twenties Jon traveled to 26 countries and visited every continent. The worldly perspective that he has gained through his travels translates to a deep respect for all his clients on an individual level, and a unique ability to accommodate buyers and sellers of all backgrounds.
Travis Duty is more than just an outstanding real estate agent for Seattle’s #1 real estate office; he is also an integral part of the Seattle community. The third generation of his family born and raised in Seattle, Travis graduated from O’Dea High School before attending the University of Washington to study and play Division-I basketball for the Huskies. After graduating Cum Laude from U-Dub, Travis began his real estate business working in real estate development and helping people make their home-ownership dreams come true.
As both a residential and commercial broker since 2004, Travis’s professional real estate resume is extensive: he is a multi-million dollar sales agent; he won the High Achievement award for excellence in sales three times, and he won The ROCK award for business excellence as voted on by his peers. A two-time top listing agent, Travis is also an accredited negotiating expert. His clients will attest that awards and numbers aside, what makes Travis superior to the rest is his extensive knowledge of Seattle and his customer-service-based approach. This understanding of the community comes from a lifetime of growing up and working in one of The Northwest’s most picturesque areas. Travis is a communicator; he listens and makes recommendations based on the client’s wants and goals. This professional and personal approach makes Travis second to none among realtors in the Puget Sound region.
Travis is also a believer in giving back to his community. Since 2005, Travis has coached and mentored local AAU basketball teams, and run summer camps for local youths ranging from 3rd-12th grade. From 2007-2010, he has also volunteered to coach youth teams for the Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) through the Holy Rosary West Seattle. Teaching young men and women valuable life-skills through athletics is one of Travis’ true passions.
Travis and his wife Aquin live in the Genesee neighborhood of West Seattle with their two children, Camryn (3) and Connor (1 month). Their ideal day off is buying a cup of coffee at one of the local shops and taking their dog Griffey II (or “Deuce” as he is affectionately known) for a walk along Alki Beach.
Karen has been a full-time real estate professional for over 30 years, first in St. Louis, MO and now in the Greater Seattle area. Along with the expansion and changes that have occurred in the industry, Karen has expanded as well, not only getting certified by the National Associations of Realtors to sell distressed homes but by keeping current with the latest in the traditional home sale market as well.
Karen feels deeply the awesome assignment Realtors® take on when assisting buyers and sellers in the exchange of their properties, and she gives her clients 100% effort so they know they are receiving the best service possible. A long-time RE/MAX agent, Karen now covers the Greater Seattle Area for RE/MAX On The Lake. Not only does she have a great deal of experience as a listing agent, but Karen is also an Accredited Buyer’s Representative.
When Karen relocated to the Pacific Northwest from the Midwest, she experienced first-hand the stress and challenges facing relocating families. She knows what it’s like to be a mother and a grandmother and to balance those responsibilities with a fulltime career. All her years of experience, assisting over 1,000 families, allow her to bring to the table a keen awareness of what her clients and her transactions require.
Lauren is a lifelong resident of the Pacific Northwest and has been a licensed real estate agent since the summer of 2004. She knows the Seattle area like the back of her hand and has experienced many different types of transactions in both a booming and a slow real estate market. Lauren is not a pushy sales person and prides herself on offering top-of- the- line customer service throughout the home buying or selling process. She finds great fulfillment in helping buyers find the home of their dreams and in helping sellers move on to their next adventure.
Lauren holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from the University of Washington and is a faithful Husky! In her spare time, you can find her spending time with her husband and daughter, traveling to sunny locations, playing on the water, attending sporting events, wine tasting, crafting, and playing with the family dog, Roger.
As a Seattle-based buyer and seller’s agent with over 15 years of general contracting experience, Jason Hansen knows how to inspect and assess a property to help you understand exactly what you are getting.
Before Jason entered real estate, he co-owned (with his twin brother, Josh) a residential and commercial renovation business, Hansen Renovation, Inc., with his twin brother, Josh. Together they provided in-home consultations for a myriad of renovation projects, including, kitchens, bathrooms, additions, basements, and wine cellars. From creating initial estimates to final project completion, Jason worked closely with clients as he managed all phases of remodeling projects. Eventually, he went to work as a Project Manager for Prestige Residential Construction—an award winning Seattle home builder. In 2012, Jason decided to put his home construction expertise to work as a buyer and seller’s agent in the greater Seattle-metro area.
Jason holds an M.A. in Political Science/Public Policy and a B.A. in Political Science from Western Washington University. He and his wife, Alison live in their dream home in Greenwood. As a contemporary-style modern home, its unique architecture and design were featured in both the Seattle Times and Metropolis Magazine.
George was raised in Alaska and relocated to complete his BA from the University of Puget Sound and earn his Secondary Teaching Certification through Western Washington University. George became a high school teacher, and went on to complete his MA in Education Administration through Central Washington University. He was a principal of four high schools in his career. George is the proud father of three children, including two Renton School District teachers and one aspiring teacher completing his undergraduate studies at Central Washington University.
George Ilgenfritz is a former teacher, coach, and high school principal who co-founded Real Estate For Educators – a real estate LLC designed to assist educational employees and school districts in all 295 school districts in Washington by providing real estate and lending services as well as corporate partnerships to ensure quality support for real estate buyers and sellers. Due to the success of Real Estate For Educators, George co-founded Real Estate For Veterans, a comprehensive real estate service focused on the needs of our service men and women.
Sarah enjoys working with her clients to match their needs to the perfect home by providing exceptional customer service and negotiating strong contracts. As a graduate from the University of Washington Sarah is a proud Husky. Sarah entered real estate as a leasing agent for Invitation Homes, where she consistently performed as a top producer and was recognized by management for her constant professionalism. Sarah transitioned into residential real estate sales and found her niche there.
Sarah is a Seattle area native and currently lives in Ballard. She absolutely loves the Pacific Northwest and couldn’t imagine living anywhere else. She recently married her husband, Terry King, in a beautiful wedding on Lake Union over the Summer. She looks forward to helping you find your perfect home.
Julie is a native Seattleite – she was born and raised in the Beacon Hill neighborhood and has lived throughout King and Snohomish counties, and she believes this is the best place to live! She has been involved in real estate for years as a residential investor, property manager, and real estate broker. Julie goes above and beyond by providing valuable staging and landscape design consultations for listing clients. In addition, she works with a great team of professionals in financing, title and escrow, inspection, and trades to insure a smooth buyer and seller process.
Her goal is to stay on top of the current trends and always be aware of what is going on in the market. She has taken numerous courses, including advanced buyer representative training/ABR, real estate finance, and her latest educational achievement includes the Built Green Real Estate Professional award! Julie is very action-oriented and has been the recipient of numerous awards for being a top producer, including the RE/MAX Executive and 100% award.
Client satisfaction is her goal, as most of her business is by referral. In fact, her clients have voted her the Five Star Award for Best in Customer Satisfaction! She also believes in giving back and donates part of every paycheck to a local charity.
When she is not working, Julie enjoys gardening/studying Horticulture and sustainable living, nature walks with her poodle and volunteering throughout the community.
You’ve found the BEST resource for your Seattle area real estate needs! As a managing broker with over a decade of experience, Jessica knows the markets and neighborhoods of Seattle, from houses to condos, inside and out. She also has extensive knowledge of remodeling, inspections, financing and investing. With a background in math and accounting, research, analysis and attention to detail, Jessica plays a huge role in expertly assisting her clients. She is 110% passionate about what she does, and her passion is reflected in the outstanding level of service she provides to her clients. Listening, educating, and communicating are at the forefront of her commitments to each and every client.
Jessica delivers a unique personal experience to everyone she represents; one founded on trust, fueled by integrity, and fulfilled with attentiveness every step of the way. Her promise to you: she’ll listen, tell the truth, be responsive, never pressure, do everything she can to make homebuying stress-free, and with determined negotiation, help you to achieve your objectives. As a knowledgeable advisor, Jessica gives her clients honest information so that they can make informed choices. For her, this career is not about making sales but solely about building lasting relationships and exceeding expectations.
A native of Seattle, Kevin loves the city to its core. He embraces the cultural diversity and natural beauty Seattle has to offer.
Kevin earned his degree from the nationally recognized UW School of Drama and played Division I soccer for the Huskies. He still plays soccer and loves coaching his daughter Cate’s team at St. Francis of Assisi. After graduation, Kevin spent several years traveling and living in Maui, Hawaii while working for the Pacific Whale Foundation. He started his business and management career in Special Market Sales for Mattel, Inc. in Los Angeles, and was recruited back to Seattle as Director of Marketing and Business Development for an online legal company acquired by Martindale-Hubbell.
Kevin loves nothing in the world more than spending time with his family and being involved with all his kids’ activities. Kevin and his wife Vicky have two children, Liam 14, Cate 12, as well as their dog Jude. Vicky is the owner/hairstylist at Salon VCM located in the Seahurst neighborhood of Burien.
Ted is a second generation Realtor with 15 years experience. His primary focus is helping people buy and sell residential property, and a secondary focus is educating people about real estate investment opportunities.
Ted holds an Associate Broker’s license (which means he has the licensing necessary to run his own real estate company if he chose to), is a Graduate of The Realtor Institute (GRI), and is a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS).
He has tremendous experience with real estate sales and investing, and his goal is to have that experience benefit the people he interacts with.
As a Pacific Northwest native, Aaron enjoys everything this beautiful region has to offer. When Aaron is not working with clients, he can be found attending sporting events/concerts, playing any sport imaginable, and just living life with a grin from ear to ear. He currently resides in Queen Anne, but Aaron has lived in Ravenna, Greenlake, U-District, Edmonds, Mill Creek, and Bellevue. The result is a wealth of real estate knowledge in those areas and their surrounding communities.
Serving the real estate needs of both buyers and sellers since 2007, Aaron has adapted and endured in the ever changing market place. Using the latest technology in real estate research, he provides his clients with the information they need to make this crucial financial decision. Whether it’s buying or selling, Aaron relies on his strong network of industry professionals throughout the transaction to help with complexities and facilitate the process.
Aaron believes that loyalty and integrity go a long way in a successful business relationship, and he hopes you feel the same way. Whether it’s your first transaction or your 10th, Aaron is ready to meet your real estate needs.
Are you looking for a different kind of Realtor? Do you wish you could be represented by a consummate professional who gets your Red Dwarf references? Laura K. Morghon is the broker for you! Laura has been a Realtor in the Seattle area since 1994. She knows the market inside and out and is the one you want at your side as you navigate the complex world of real estate negotiations.
Laura speaks both geek and business. Laura works well with both engineers and artists. She is supportive of a broad variety of family structures, so whether you are an introvert who wants a studio condo on Capitol Hill or an extended family that needs five bedrooms and two kitchens, she gets it and will help you. Laura is a staunch alternative lifestyle ally. She listens to her clients without preconceived notions and is able to translate those needs into the larger world of real estate. Feel free to contact her any time with questions!
When working with Liz, your needs are her number one priority. She believes her role as your Real Estate agent is to be an advisor, counselor, and expert negotiator. To be the most effective and knowledgeable, Liz constantly takes classes to further her continuing education, monitors the market, and networks with other experts to keep up on current laws and trends. Liz possesses the ASR (Accredited Seller Representative) designation, the GRI (Graduate Realtor Institute) designation, and the Green designation.
Liz has been a lifelong resident of Washington state. After growing up in Woodinville, she attended Seattle Pacific University. There she graduated with her teaching degree and continued on to earn her Masters degree. She taught at Lakeridge Elementary in Seattle for four years. In 2005 she started her real estate career and has been a full-time Broker ever since.
Liz is ethical, accessible, and hardworking. Her goal is to be her clients’ lifelong real estate advisor through providing her services on future real estate needs and to others referred to her. Your personal referrals are the greatest compliment she can receive.
Sarah grew up in Bothell, WA where she actively participated in horse riding, running and other outdoor activities. While in college, she had the unique opportunity to study abroad in Japan and travel extensively. Shortly after graduation, Sarah entered the mortgage industry as a loan officer. This quickly evolved into a passion for showing people the ease of purchasing a home and the investment value.
After several years, clients requested she handle their real estate transaction, which prompted her to obtain her real estate license. As a Seattle native she has extensive knowledge of King and Snohomish County as well as other areas such as Bainbridge Island.
Sarah currently lives in downtown Seattle with her husband and their Shepard-Huskie mix, Keela. They have a passion for animals and support Pasado’s Safe Haven. In her spare time she enjoys working out, training for triathlons and taking her dog to various dog parks, visiting her family in AZ, and traveling the world whenever possible.
Hanna Petros is your neighborhood real estate professional, offering an outstanding level of real estate knowledge and professionalism. She has participated in a full range of real estate transactions in King and Snohomish counties, including residential and commercial properties, luxury homes, condos, and more. Hanna is a Certified Depressed Property Expert (CDPE) and can close even the most complex transactions.
Hanna has a Masters in Public Health and brings a particular passion to green buildings for energy savings and health benefits. She is Ecobroker® certified with a special focus on indoor air quality concerns relating to asthma and air-born allergens. She has been certified by the Washington State Department of Licensing to teach on a variety of subjects including Real Estate Fundamentals, Cross Cultural Communication, and Consumer Protection.
Hanna has lived in Seattle since 1992 and currently has a home in Wedgwood where she and her family relax and enjoy walking around Green Lake and the Burke-Gilman trail. Hanna is a longtime supporter of Habitat for Humanity, Cascade Harvest Coalition and local farmers markets. She has led PCC cooking classes and enjoys cooking sumptuous meals as a hobby.
James is a graduate of the University of Washington who made his home in Seattle after graduating in 1998. With more than a decade of experience as a Real Estate Agent in the Seattle residential & commercial markets, James has sold more than 200 homes/properties — though his favorite part of the business is the clients whose lives he has touched along the way. While he continues to be very much steeped in real estate, he also remains involved in the community coaching youth sports, volunteering in the community & heading LTF, an organization dedicated to “Improve the college selection process for Students”. James is married and has two boys, ages 6 and 8. More information & coupon specials from James can be found at LocalSaver-James.
Isaac grew up in Snohomish and has lived in the Puget Sound region his whole life. He received his bachelor’s degree from Evergreen, in Olympia. Isaac has called Seattle home since 2008 and currently resides in Ballard.
Isaac grew up in a family that invested in real estate and started learning the business at a very young age. He has extensive renovation experience and an eye for investment potential. Additionally, Isaac owns several profitable investment properties. He believes that working in real estate is like playing a resource management board game; only the rewards and satisfaction are much greater.
On the off chance that Isaac has some free time, he enjoys a plethora of creative and outdoors activities. He plays drums in two bands that perform regular live shows in the Seattle area. Isaac also does photography, film, and audio production. Come summertime he loves camping, hiking, and the occasional road trip or band tour. Regardless of weather, Isaac is an avid runner. “Active” is an understatement to Isaac’s personal and professional endeavors. He loves a good challenge and anything that requires all of his brainpower and creativity.
As a Team, Vicki and Jack bring over 30 years of business background, problem solving and negotiation skills to their clients. Their Team has received numerous Team Performance and Top Producer Awards from RE/MAX International. Vicki has also earned the prestigious RE/MAX Hall of Fame Award. Along with teaching Home Buying & Selling Seminars, Vicki and Jack have taken time to earn additional professional Real Estate designations to better handle a changing marketplace.
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Vicki Goldstein Seznick earned her real estate license in 1994, and has assisted over 400 buyers, sellers, relocation clients and investors. Vicki received her Bachelor of Science degree in Interior Design from the University of Minnesota, and her Masters Accreditation in Special Education. Prior to becoming a Real Estate Broker, Vicki worked in corporate sales.
Jack Seznick is a lifelong resident of the Ballard neighborhood in Seattle, and has deep roots in the community. After college and military service, Jack accepted a corporate sales and marketing position, spending 24 years in the ski and sporting goods industry and 8 years in high tech. In 2004, Jack joined Vicki’s RE/MAX Team.
Susan spent her early years on the Klamath and Yakima Indian Reservation, where her father served as a forest manager for the Bureau of Indian Affairs. She moved to West Seattle in the 1970s and has remained here ever since. She loves the community’s small-town atmosphere, convenience, and many beautiful parks. Susan embraces the cultural diversity Seattle has to offer. She earned a bachelor’s degree in education and taught middle and elementary school before becoming a realtor in 1989. She is the single mother of four children ages 22-34. Susan loved her role as “Mom,” from backstage ballet mom to busy soccer mom.
More than 98% of Susan’s business comes from referrals from satisfied buyers and sellers. Clients are impressed by her commitment to understanding and ultimately delivering precisely what they want and need. They feel well informed and represented throughout the process. With more than 26 years in the real estate business, Susan has developed a particular interest in the financial and legal aspects of real estate transactions and has become a respected expert in contract details. She appreciates working with a diverse range of clients and properties. While she specializes in waterfront and view properties in the West Seattle market, she is familiar with all of Seattle’s neighborhoods, including those in Queen Anne, Capitol Hill, Magnolia, and Ballard. One of her favorite aspects of her job is meeting new people and helping them achieve their goals. She also enjoys negotiation. Susan never sees obstacles, only opportunities.
Some might say Sarah got into real estate at the wrong time — early 2008 — when many Realtors were getting out. But learning to do business in a tough market set her up for success later on. Sarah is a resource to her clients, and she is dedicated to finding answers. Whether Sarah is helping a renter become a homeowner, or a homeowner sell a house they’ve owned for decades, she remembers this is one of the biggest financial decision of a person’s life — and facilitating that decision comes with a high level of accountability.
As a Green Real Estate Specialist, Sarah weaves her passion to do more with less into her work. She enjoys educating clients about home design, technologies, and tools that make homes more energy efficient, healthier to live in, and less expensive to maintain. Sarah’s genuine, direct approach helps clients know they are getting honest information, and helps transactions go smoothly.
Sarah grew up in rural Montana along the Blackfoot River, working in her parents’ excavation business. She learned early that self-employment means answering the phone at all hours, relying on your integrity to earn client referrals–and that nothing beats making your own hours. The flexibility of real estate allows Sarah to pursue other things she loves: competitive rowing with Lake Union Crew, volunteering with nonprofits such as City Fruit, and traveling to various corners of the world.
Matt began his career in real estate when he was a child and his parents would drag him from open house to open house, making him a professional looky-loo before the age of 10. He went on to pursue a Bachelor of Arts in Business and a minor in Speech from WSU, and then a corporate career in business continuity/crisis management for Safeco, Starbucks, and WAMU/CHASE. He finally began to pursue his passion of real estate in 2006 and has not looked back since.
Matt grew up in Wyoming and moved to Washington when he was a senior in high school. He attended Burlington Edison H. S. before heading off to WSU and finally ending up in Seattle. He lives in the Crown Hill neighborhood of North Seattle with his partner and dogs that might as well be human because they are treated like royalty.
It is clear that Matt loves being a Realtor and helping his clients through the process of buying or selling real estate. He makes sure his clients have as much information as possible to make the right decisions when it comes time to make those big decisions. He prides himself on going that extra mile to ensure his clients are informed and happy.
Louis believes in old fashioned principles like hard work, honesty, dedication, commitment and service. Selling and Buying a home requires expert communication and guidance through every step of the transaction. Louis has been successful in achieving the results that his clients expect while providing a supportive and positive experience to create a growing list of customers for life.
Thinking of Buying or Selling, or know someone who is? Call Louis for all your real estate needs.
A proud third-generation Seattle native, Alison Urback is a market expert and seasoned real estate professional who enjoys sharing her knowledge with clients. With strong roots in her community and a 100% referral-based business, Alison works with many friends and neighbors in all price ranges, whether they are buying for the first time, seeking or selling a luxury waterfront home, or scaling down for the retirement phase of their life.
Born on Capital Hill and raised on Mercer Island, Alison worked as a textile designer in New York and Internationally before opening her own interiors shop in Seattle. Her personal success investing in real estate inspired her to enter the field professionally in 2003. Alison currently resides in Laurelhurst with her husband.
With over thirteen years of experience as a residential real estate agent in Seattle, Ian MacMillan strives to offer his clients the most comprehensive, caring and dynamic real estate representation possible. Whether selling or buying a home, clients benefit from Ian’s unique ability to synergize and create a winning strategy centered on their specific goals. Through his collaborative approach, Ian develops deep and lasting relationships with the people he serves. Ian seeks to understand what matters most to his clients and is a fierce advocate for their best interests.
Ian is passionate about real estate and prides himself on his attention to detail, professionalism and skill. He continually seeks to increase his local market knowledge and take advantage of every opportunity to improve and grow his expertise. Ian’s standing within the real estate community allows him to provide his clients with cutting-edge insight into current market conditions.
Katrina loves helping people become better at what they do. She’s naturally inclined towards organization, systemization, and simplicity, and she uses those values to ensure that all RE/MAX On the Lake agents can operate in a way that makes them happy and productive.
Katrina started with simple one-on-one meetings to help agents with technical issues, but has expanded to teach full classes on technology, productivity, marketing, and much more. She enjoys seeing how the small changes she recommends to her agents can have a huge impact on their businesses and their lives.
When she’s not at work, Katrina enjoys writing, costuming, and completing diet challenges she finds on the internet.
Emma is the Marketing Manager at RE/MAX On the Lake and Northwest, here to greet you with a warm welcome at the front desk and answer any questions you may have . A recent graduate of the University of Idaho, she obtained her B.S. in Marketing where she developed a love of knowledge for consumer behavior and campaign implementation. Always willing to lend a helping hand, she takes pride in doing anything she can to make the agents’ life a little easier!
When she is not at the office you can find her, coffee in hand, exploring neighborhood thrift stores for hidden gems or indulging her inner foodie at local cafes. An Idaho girl at heart and avid lover of the outdoors, she also enjoys becoming one with nature through camping and hiking!
Sarah manages the Green Lake office and front desk, helping agents with whatever they need! She recently moved to the Seattle area from northern Vermont, and is already loving it. She graduated from Massachusetts College of Art in Boston in May 2016 with a BFA in photography, but has recently discovered interests in business and finance, and dreams of one day owning an art gallery. She is quick on her feet, never says no to helping someone in need, and is here to support agents while also trying to make them laugh. In her free time, she loves cozying up with a good book, testing out new recipes in the kitchen, watching and cheering on the Boston Bruins, and taking walks to explore the area.