We are excited to announce Karen Flowers as our May 2021 Featured Agent! We sat down with Karen to hear all about her experiences at Jack Lingo, REALTOR®. Keep reading to learn more!
How long have you been with Jack Lingo, REALTOR®?
I joined Jack Lingo, REALTOR® in November 2013.
How did you know that Jack Lingo, REALTOR® was the right fit for you?
I knew Jack Lingo, REALTOR® was the right fit for me because the atmosphere was conducive to a productive working environment. The principals/brokers are always readily available to answer any questions I may have, and the day-to-day interactions with my coworkers help me in the daily aspects of my business.
How do you think Jack Lingo, REALTOR® differs from other real estate companies?
Jack Lingo, REALTOR® is different from other real estate companies because we have the support of our brokers, who endeavor to keep us encouraged and are concerned with helping us become successful agents. The company strives to help its agents thrive in the real estate industry by offering training and all the tools we need to be productive.
When did you know you wanted to work in the real estate industry?
I started my real estate experience as an administrator. Afterward, I decided to get my license because of my management position at the time. It wasn’t until after a few years that I entertained the idea of going into the sales force.
What has been your proudest moment at Jack Lingo, REALTOR® so far?
When I obtained my first listing!
How long have you been in the real estate business?
I started in the real estate business as a branch administrator in 1992 and have been in the real estate industry since then.
Where did you go to college?
I attended college at Norfolk State University and majored in business administration.
Reveal one of your hidden talents.
I’m a ‘tech nerd.’ Over the years, I’ve learned how to do computer networking and computer technical services like computer repair, troubleshooting, and many other aspects in the field of electronics.
Name something you could not live without.
I really would not want to experience life without my family, who are very important to me!
What is your favorite hobby?
I enjoy listening to music, reading, and watching a good movie!
When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
A corporate executive with a big corner office!
If you could build anything, what would it be?
I would build many shelters all across the world for the homeless and for those who need to escape abusive relationships. So many people have lost their homes because of no fault of their own, and those in abusive relationships usually remain because they don’t have anywhere to go.
If you could take a trip anywhere in the world, where would you go? Why would you go there?
I would love to take a trip to Paris. I’ve always wanted to experience in person its art, architecture, and cuisine.
Who is your personal hero?
My personal hero is my mother! She is the absolute best, and I am so lucky to have her!
What is your favorite quote?
“Always treat others as you would like them to treat you.” (Matthew 7:12)