Karla Brown is involved in investment and user sales, facilitation of 1031 exchanges, and tenant and buyer representation. She brings a background in water rights and water management to every transaction, and also enjoys representing buyers and sellers of rural real estate in Boulder County and the surrounding areas.
Karla has an undergraduate degree in Political Science from Cornell University and a Masters of Science from Colorado State University. She is currently pursuing her Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation.
Previous Professional Experience:
Prior to joining The Colorado Group, Karla worked for Zadel Realty in Firestone, Colorado. In addition to her brokerage activities, Karla manages her own construction company, focusing on short-term real estate development turning distressed properties into affordable housing.
Karla is an experienced entrepreneur, helping to launch a statewide non-profit organization, as well as her own marketing company. Previously, Karla was an environmental consultant for clients in the mining and petroleum industries.
Activities and Organizations:
- Northern Colorado Commercial Realtors Association
- National Association of Realtors
- Longmont Association of Realtors
- Commercial Brokers of Longmont
- Board of Directors – Saint Vrain Creek Coalition
Editor, Citizen’s Guide to Colorado Water Law (2002)
Family and Personal Interests:
In her spare time, Karla enjoys biking the hills north of Boulder, training her horses, skiing, spending time with her daughter, and giving back to the community.