Kathy Hughes - Your real estate expert!
Kathy obtained her real estate license in 1975 and has been a real estate dynamo ever since, successfully listing and selling over 2000 properties of all types. Her list of completed transactions include vacant land, commercial properties, income properties, condominiums and single-family residences ranging in size from cottages, to Hope Ranch and Montecito Estates.
Benefit from Kathy’s 40 plus years of experience. For example, Kathy is able to see potential problems before they occur, which translates into increased security and reduced stress for her buyers and sellers. Hallmarks of Kathy’s winning personality are her intense energy and drive, deeply ingrained professional integrity, abundant personal warmth and sense of humor.
From 1975 through 1984 Kathy was a Realtor Associate with a local firm. Then with 10 years of experience, Kathy was a co-owner of her own brokerage company, Hughes Co. Realtors. In 1991 she sold her company to Prudential California Realty. In 2012 Prudential joined Berkshire Hathaway Home Services and now is the brand recognized world wide as the company to trust!
Kathy has been honored with numerous awards throughout her career, as a top producer, for service to her clients and the community, but one of her most treasured honors is the Good Neighbor Award she received The Santa Barbara Association of Realtors stating: “For your extraordinary gifts of joy, humor, guidance and peace to people in all walks of life. You are an inspiration to your friends and peers.” What it all comes down to is Kathy is an incredibly hard worker, a talented and successful real estate agent, but what matters most to her are people! She is respected by her peers, and appreciated by and endeared to her clients. Hard work and dedication are the cornerstone of Kathy’s work ethic.
In her free-time Kathy enjoys spending time hiking, gardening, going to the beach, camping in National Parks and other wilderness destinations around the United States. She loves her 2 labradoodles “Joy” and “Sunshine”. Live music is another favorite pastime of Kathy’s, when asked what her favorite band is, it’s hard for her to pick one- “My favorite band is that last concert I attended”, so that changes several times per month! She’s a loyal friend who sincerely cares about everyone she meets!