Colleen James is able to achieve such amazing feats on behalf of her valued clients because their satisfaction is her number one priority. She understands how important their trust is in her as a global real estate advisor, and she takes her role seriously. Inspired by the joy that follows a successful transaction, Colleen puts her remarkable communication skills, industry experience, and market analysis to use when making dreams come true. A critical thinker who looks at a transaction from all angles, Colleen is always prepared and ready for any shift in the fast-paced market. She knows the local market so well because she works and lives in it, and so she’s able to identify the best neighborhoods and properties suited to her buyers’ needs. Her experience extends to land acquisition, and she’s well-versed in the permits, contracts, and planning that goes into creating thoughtfully put-together neighborhoods. Her background in law (she is a licensed attorney) has bolstered her strategic negotiation skills and experience in crafting and navigating complex deals. Joining the Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty brand is an exciting new chapter in Colleen’s career. As a broker who understands and values the power of compelling and thorough marketing (she creates individualized plans involving staging, landscaping, and more to ready the home for stellar print and digital ads), the marketing power of RSIR will be a fantastic tool added to her already impressive belt. Colleen is someone who is constantly thinking ahead and never shy to jump in and put in the hard work that a task may require. Colleen lives in Kirkland with her husband and daughter who attends Holy Family. She enjoys participating in her beloved community, volunteering her time as a Girl Scout troop leader and cross-country coach. In her free time, you’ll likely find her hiking, gardening, or going on a run.