If you seek a full service home selling experience, you've found it with Karen Reilly. She operates as both a full service agent and partner in Reilly Builders, a design/build firm devoted to creating high quality, one of a kind, new construction homes, exclusively in Darien. When looking for a home specialist, Karen has personally been an agent, builder, buyer, seller, landlord and property manager on multiple properties for clients, as well as herself.
As a business owner, Karen has recognized that her expertise in determining value ranks among her greatest strengths. And since value changes over time, her knowledge of economic cycles and market conditions is evidenced by success in the speculative home building market following the 1990’s. Attention to detail, highly responsive service and follow through helps clients maintain focus, projects stay on track. This has been the cornerstone to her success.
As a sales agent, Karen successfully communicates with clients that value concept with honest and candid input. Clients that have experience purchasing or selling properties know that an essential quality in making sound decisions about the transfer of ownership is strongly influenced by the quality and integrity of feedback or input on an asset’s potential value. And because of Karen’s experience as a builder, her niche is representing newer properties with a particular expertise in the $2 - $3 million range. Success as a listing agent is evidenced by her 99% sales price to original list price ratio.
As a project manager in her own firm, Karen is actively involved in the design/build of each home, inside and out. With focused attention to detail and a talent for managing multiple aspects of property development, Karen is actively involved in acquiring property at the right price, executing the project on time and within budget to get it marketed and sold in a timely manner. Given extensive knowledge of home construction and a wide range of solid relationships within the building trades, Karen is able to offer clients access to her connections and resources and provide practical advice. The average number of days on market of her new construction listings is 14 days.
Karen has lived in Darien for 25 years. Outside her office and off the construction site, Karen and her family are outdoor adventurers enjoying boating on Long Island Sound, traveling, and hiking in the Tetons of Wyoming.