Karla Leahy has served the Charleston community as a full-time Realtor since 2005. Karla is a long-time member of the East Cooper Top Producer’s Club and previously served as the organization’s Treasurer. She has extensive experience working with buyers, sellers and investors. Karla customizes her services to meet each client’s specific needs, as she hunts to find them the perfect home, opportunity, or investment.
When helping her clients relocate, sell or invest in the Lowcountry, she enjoys the process of getting to know each client, and always works with their best interests in mind.
When marketing a home for sale, Karla will tap into her years of experience with home staging and other preparations so that you are both putting the best foot forward as your property hits the market. When you work with Karla, you also gain access to her incredible team that includes her closing coordinator, her social media manager and her strong network of vendors necessary to successfully close a transaction.
When looking for a new property, Karla takes the time to listen to your needs and desires, and brings her years of expertise to successfully navigate the process of finding the perfect match for you. For Karla, Charleston is all about quality of life and she loves helping her clients find their perfect piece of the Lowcountry.
The Lowcountry submarkets Karla specializes in include Mount Pleasant, Daniel Island, James Island, Johns Island, West Ashley, Downtown Charleston, and Charleston’s barrier islands.
Karla grew up in Oakton, VA, a suburb of Washington D.C. She obtained a culinary degree from Johnson & Wales University and a master’s degree in Hotel/Restaurant/Tourism Management at the University of South Carolina. Prior to launching her career as a Realtor, Karla worked for many years at the prestigious Kiawah Island Country Club in club management and as a corporate recruiter and trainer. Karla and her husband Dan reside and Mount Pleasant and they are very proud parents of 2 beautiful girls — Katelyn and Margaret.
Contact Karla today if you are looking to buy or sell a home in the Lowcountry.