Born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago, Karyn is a lifelong IL resident. Her mother enjoyed a successful career as a Real Estate Agent and Managing Broker, and that, coupled with a strong passion for interior design and home improvement projects, made Real Estate a natural fit. As a resident of Crystal Lake since 1997, she has extensive knowledge of the local area and market
With a background in Purchasing for over a decade as a procurement buyer, Karyn is uniquely armed with fierce negotiation skills, meticulous attention to detail, and contract execution. Her business is built upon forming great relationships with those she meets, and she strives to nurture connections that last long beyond the closing table. Karyn also utilizes cutting edge technology and modern marketing strategies, supported by an award-winning, top-producing
team at Gassensmith Group, agents of Compass Real Estate.
When you partner with her on the sale or purchase of your home, you’re working with someone who truly understands both the emotional and financial significance of your investment. This awareness is reflected in her every action. With a servant heart, she will work tirelessly to deliver results that best benefit you. No transaction is ever as important as the happiness of her clients. Ask any of them, and they’ll likely point to Karyn’s genuinely caring approach, honesty, and integrity as her defining personality traits.
Karyn, along with her fiancé and 2 fur babies, calls Crystal Lake home. When she isn’t working, she can be found doing home improvement projects, gardening, enjoying walks and bike rides around the lake, golfing, travel, cooking, or supporting favorite local restaurants and Businesses.