Karen is the owner and managing broker of KL Realty, and has more than 29 years of experience in the Boulder County real estate market. She completed an MBA in finance at the University of Colorado (CU), Boulder, and then obtained her stockbroker’s license and worked in finance before founding KL Realty in 1988. With her business background, Karen specializes in providing clients with sound buying/selling financial advice, and has a knack for structuring creative transactions. Karen’s level of expertise and ingenuity has led to her handling some of the largest and most complex real estate transactions in the area.
Owner / Broker
Broker / Associate
John grew up in southern Africa and obtained a degree in civil engineering from the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. After working as an engineering consultant, he ran a construction company for 15 years before immigrating to the U.S. The skills acquired from his years in the engineering industry add to the diverse capabilities of the KL team and provide clients with an expert on board when dealing with complicated inspection issues. John also owned, operated and guided a photographic safari operation in Zimbabwe, and is an excellent photographer.
Broker / Associate
A Colorado resident since 1991, Holly earned a degree in biology from Colorado State University (CSU), Fort Collins. A lifelong horse enthusiast, she was a veterinary assistant for a local equine clinic and has extensive knowledge of the rural and equestrian community. She brings her expertise of the area’s animal community to the KL team. Holly also worked in the human medical field, and thus is practiced at excellent client communication and service where accountability and efficiency are essential.
Mary Lynn Bruny
Marketing Communications Specialist
Mary Lynn received her BS in marketing communications from Boston University before working in corporate communications. After having children she became a freelance writer for the Boulder Daily Camera and local magazines covering, among other topics, home and real estate. Since moving here in 1987, she has bought, renovated and sold six properties. Besides marketing expertise, Mary Lynn brings knowledge of Boulder neighborhoods, schools and building issues to the KL team.