Karen Barker

    Karen Barker

    Licensed REALTOR® since February 1992, I have maintained the million dollar club status each year thereafter.Board of Directors - Member at largeChairman or Co-Chair of Entertainment CommitteeActive member of the Chamber of CommerceNotaryQualificatio ns as follows: USAA Movers Advantage Program, Prudential Marketing Assistance Specialist, Cendant Mobility Referral Specialist, Cendant...
    Licensed REALTOR® since February 1992, I have maintained the million dollar club status each year thereafter.Board of Directors - Member at largeChairman or Co-Chair of Entertainment CommitteeActive member of the Chamber of CommerceNotaryQualificatio ns as follows: USAA Movers Advantage Program, Prudential Marketing Assistance Specialist, Cendant Mobility Referral Specialist, Cendant Mobility Marketing Specialist, Cendant Mobility Inventory Specialist, as well as successfully completed the course fpr "Strategies for Conducting Microbial IAQ Investigations".Having lived in the Lake Area all of my life, I feel that I am quite knowledgeable of Lake Charles and the surrounding areas. Sensitivity to my clients needs sets me apart from my competition. I wi ll surpass your expectations and get you in the home of your dreams.

    My Client Testimonials

    Karen worked as hard as she possibly could for me. I could call her at 10 PM and she¿d have a contract offer written by 10:15. She is a tireless asset for any buyer and I¿d assume the same for any seller. Karen is and will continue to be the go to agent for my family and I. And I will strongly recommend her to any friend that may be in need of her and her team¿s hard work. ~ Matthew Bavar Sulphur Louisiana
    Karen Barker was referred to us by a trustworthy friend. I am glad I made that phone call. She is now part of the family. She always looked out out for our best interest and went beyond to find what we needed. She now has our complete trust and we will always use her in the future. Trust is a big thing to us especially in this world today. Karen will always do what's right and my family is now glad to call her a friend. ~ Mike Goins Leesville, La.
    When it came time to sell my house I knew Karen was the only agent I needed to call. Her hard work and dedication combined with her extensive knowledge of the area has always proven to be a winning match. Karen had my house under contract in 2 days!! I would not hesitate to call her again should I ever need to sell any other property, residential or commercial. ~ Chris Tumey, Lake Charles, LA
    I think my answers states my feelings and experience with Karen Barker. ~ Albert and Kathi AndrePont, 930 Toulouse Dr
    Karen was a referral from a friend. We were moving from 1000 miles away and desperately needed someone who was not only a go-getter but also very connected to the community and didnt mind going the extra mile . Karen went above and beyond for our family. I never had to ask her to go look at a property. If we sent her one via text or email, she was on it. Even if I hadnt asked her to go look at it, being 1000 miles away, sometime she would let me know a couple hours later that she had already gone and looked at it and knew that it wouldnt fit our family or it was promising and had taken a video already and was ready to do a FaceTime walkthrough. She was knowledgeable, friendly, professional, and fun. Karen not only knows real estate thoroughly but also knows houses. See saw things in houses that we hadnt even considered.. She was exactly what we were looking for. Assertive, go-getter that wasnt bound by typical business hours I cant say enough about this agency and Karen Barker as an agent. I would recommend to anyone and plan on using them in the future. Karen was a belling to our family. We were a difficult sale and Karen never made us feel as such. ~ Tara Wilken, Lake Charles
    Mrs. Karen was, as Tina Turner would say, simply the best! She was extremely knowledgeable in every area, and guided us every step of the way in this buying process. She made sure things were taken care of in a timely manner, and continued to help us after closing to ensure we would be comfortable in our new home. I cant say enough good things about Mrs. Karen, and anyone who is looking to buy or sell a home should give her a call...shes better than all the rest!! ~ A. Moore, Lake Charles
    She has such great attention to detail and she has an I am on it, dont worry attitude. We loved her. ~ Kayla Fairchild - Lake Charles, LA
    Karen Barker goes above and beyond what a normal real estate agent does! I would highly recommend Karen for all my real estate transactions. ~ Dr Alan C Perry
    We will always use her for all our real estate needs. ~ Michelle, lake Charles
    GREAT AGENT!!!! ~ David Bullard, Dodson, LA
    Karen is the best realtor. She is very knowledgeable about building a house and has saved me money in the process. She cares about people, her community and works non stop. If you are looking for a realtor CALL KAREN. 337-274-3321 shes the best. ~ Gabriel Racca
    Karen is a bulldog. We love Karen ~ David Tadlock Lake Charles, La.
    Karen helped my sister and brother-in-law find their home and had nothing but excellent things to say about her! Karen was an absolute pleasure to work with from the get go, she took all of our wants and needs into consideration and found us the house of our dreams Hands down the best experience with a realtor that I've ever had ~ Remy Miller, Lake Charles
    Karen took a sincere interest in the remodel and sell of our house. We feel as though we would have not realized our profit without her guidance. This property was part of a succession, and she provided an efficient pathway to meet our timeline. I strongly recommend working with Karen Barker. Wonderful person!! ~ Doug McCain Lake Charles
    Karen was an excellent broker and did everything possible to get me my dream home! Would recommend her to anyone! Shes fantastic at what she does! ~ Katie Thomason
    Shes the best around!!! ~ Jennifer Manuel Daigle
    Karen Thibodeaux Barker is the realtor you want have. She knew so much about the area! We saw houses that were not listed to the public yet. She helped us find the perfect house for my in-laws. Karen did not stop there, she helped me find the best people to help me renovate the kitchen and bathrooms, and found a painter! ~ Lisa Rubino, Lake Charles
    I would not use any other realtor. She is the best. ~ John Sturlese Lake Charles, LA
    I really think that Karen's vivacious and happy personality (in addition to her real-estate knowledge) really help to sell properties more quickly. ~ Norman German, Lake Charles, LA
    I've worked with Karen for years. She's the best. Works harder than any agent I know. ~ John Sturlese
    Karen is a dream to work with. Any questions we had, no matter how insignificant, she was always willing to address them. She's a ball of energy and we just loved working with her. House sold in two days, so I would say we are very happy. ~ Authement's of Carlyss, LA
    Working with Karen was so easy and she made us feel so comfortable about everything. She went out of her way to help us get the sale done in a smooth and timely manner. She is truly a rock star in the real estate business. Whether she is representing you as a buyer or a seller, you can not go wrong with her as your choice. She makes you feel like you are her only client!! We love her and will tell everyone we know they need to call her for their real estate needs! ~ Wende Marcantel, Sulphur LA
    There is nothing but WONDERFUL about Karen and her promise to make sure we are taken care of and happy the entire process Karen is absolutely everything that I checked and more!!! Karen is a gem. She is the best real estate agent in Lake Charles. We are lucky to have her in our area. She is compassionate and great at what she does. Ive never dealt with anyone better and Ive purchased property in other cities through the years. She is the best there is!!! ~ Desiree Brame
    I cannot say enough about the support we received from Karen. Selling the house from out of town could have been a miserable experience, but Karen made it all work. We worked with her based on enthusiastic recommendations from multiple family members. I will now share their enthusiasm. ~ Lawrence Lyman, Austin, TX
    First class person and first class real estate agent ~ Dr Alan Perry Lake Charles, LA
    My wife and I were new to the area and we were walking at the park one day and it started to rain. Ms Karen saw us walking in the rain with our 6 month old and our dog and offered us a ride. Though conversation we learned that Ms. Karen was a realtor. At that point we decided that when we were ready to buy a house we would use her as our realator because she was so kind to us. Therefore, we knew she would have our best interest in mind. ~ Shannon maheia Lake Charles, LA
    Karen is always energetic, hard working, has my interest at heart - always. I wouldn't use anyone else- ever. ~ Doug Gehrig, Lake Charles, LA
    Karen Barker is knowledgeable in every area of real estate and building homes, She goes above and beyond on every project and anticipates what needs to be done. She's the best. ~ John Patrick Sturlese Lake Charles, LA 70601
    Karen was very patient with me through a long home selection purchase. I was very particular about what I wanted even if I didn't know it yet. She was patient with me throughout the process even when I completely changed what I was looking for multiple times. When we did find what I was looking for she went above and beyond in helping me deal with the contractor through the final stages of construction and even after closing with absolutely everything I needed help with because I wasn't living in town yet. You're in the best hands with Karen! ~ Niel Patel, Lake Charles
    Karen was the best sales agent I've ever had. Her knowledge of the local market, and experience with regards to the sale and purchase of my home was first class. I truly believe that she is the best agent in the Calcasieu Parish area. I will be using her again for my next homes in the future. If you need a home sold, Karen can get it done and she will fight for you on both sides of the deal. Thank you Karen! ~ Derek & Erica Corkran
    Best agent in town. Karen is professional and reliable. I have recommended her to family and friends Gave Karen a key to home I was selling and she handled everything ~ Carl W Churchman
    Knowledge of lake Charles is the best! Found our dream home and made it happen! ~ Matt
    We absolutely adore Karen. She was a pleasure to work with and was always available and willing to take our calls/concerns before, during, and after the sale/purchase of our home. Along with her charming personality, she has a vast knowledge of the residential real estate market in the lake area. We would highly recommended Karen to other clients. Donna and Scott Worley ~ Donna and Scott Worley
    Karen knew us, knew the market, knew how to get the word out, and how to deal with the buyer's broker. She knew how emotional the sales experience was and how concerned we were about having bought another house before selling this one. Karen has been and continues to be a wonderful friend and she proved to be a wonderful agent as well. ~ James Nieset New Orleans
    Karen is a super hard worker, never stops, also very good at her job. Karen's experience really shows when road blocks appear. Great job Karen! ~ Jonathan Areno 605 N Irwin St,,Sulphur, LA. 70663
    We have known Karen Thibodeaux for a long time and have used her on several previous transactions with excellent results. She is a very hard worker! ~ Tom & Trudy Hutton
    Great Job from this realtor! She went above and beyond. She even assisted in staging using some of her own furniture/props! She also made great recommendations for better "selling appeal". ~ DPerry
    Karen has always done a great job for us, and she did it again. She is caring, understanding, energetic, reasonable and a fighter! ~ Doug Gehrig, Lake Charles, LA
    Karen went above and beyond with helping me through the purchasing process. I wasn't worried that I was making a bad choice knowing she was there with me each and every step of the way. ~ Aaron McCall
    Karen has a very thorough and marketing strategy. I strongly recommend her as your agent. ~ Trudy Hutton, Graywood, Lake Charles, LA

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