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about kim skaar

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This is really not about me and it’s all about you. It’s how I can help you make the best decision of your life and become an owner in Lake Chelan just like hundreds of other clients I
have worked with. I have never worked with someone to acquire property in the Chelan
Valley and have them tell me years later that this was a mistake. You will love living here or
spending more time here with your family and create memories that will last a lifetime. Here
is my story:

We sold our waterfront home on Lake Sammamish in 1996 and moved to Lake Chelan. I commuted to Bellevue for 7 years for work and in 2003 I became a full time Realtor at Coldwell Banker LCP and gave up traveling each week. My wife, Robyn has a retail store called Willow in downtown Chelan.

Education: I graduated from California State University at Northridge in Southern California. My degree was a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration with a major in Advertising and a minor in Sales and Marketing.

Work History: Never had a guaranteed paying job. I started my own advertising business called AdCenter, Inc. based in Bellevue, Wa. in 1980 and worked there until 2003. We did graphics, printing, photography, screen printing, embroidery and promotional products. After 23 years of this I wanted another challenge. From 2003 thru today I have been a full time Real Estate Broker in Lake Chelan.

Family: Married 38 years.. We have three sons and two black Labradors that keep us active.

Hobbies: Anything to do with Lake Chelan. Waterskiing, boating, fishing, hunting, snow shoeing, camping and just being out of doors.


“I listed my home on Lake Chelan with Kim.  The market was slow however he did his best to keep the home in the forefront.  We received an offer that was unworkable however the second offer was handled extremely well by Kim and especially the follow through finalization.”

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“Wanted to post an excellent experience for a very helpful, professional and skilled realtor.  My wife and I were looking for a specific property and contacted Kim Skaar.  What we got was much more than expected. Kindness, knowledge, skills and motivation to help us.  Kim actually asked us about our ”

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“Kim is very honest, and is very knowledgeable to the market. He treated our family with the upmost respect, and kept us well informed throughout the entire process. He genuinely looked out for our best interest.”

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“Kim did a transaction for us long distance.  We were selling a property in Washington and we winter in Florida.  He made the process seamless and took care of our every need.  He answered our questions promptly, which I really appreciate, and actually went way out of his way to”

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“Kim is a great negotiator.  As a full time real estate agent and in the business for over 10 years, he is extremely knowledgeable of the area and was able to put a realistic price on my building and get it sold for the price I needed.  I would highly”

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“Kim worked with us for over 1 year to find us exactly what we were looking for in a property on the river. We had specific ideas in mind, on what we wanted. His knowledge of the area and sites available are tops. He was very understanding of our needs,”

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“Kim helped me buy my very first property in Chelan area! Purchasing raw land is always challenging in finding the perfect spot at the perfect price. Kim took the time to show us multiple listings and drive around the area. He helped negotiate the best price and obtain a fast”

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“Kim listed my property in Orondo. He was knowledgeable about the market, and his advice on listing price was right on. I wouldn't hesitate recommending Kim for any transactions in the Chelan area! Life is good at Chelan!”

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“We had about a month before we had to be out of our rental. Kim was super flexible about showing us homes due to our intermittent availability. We found a home that would work for us and everything went fine until closing. We were expecting to have a holiday weekend”

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“We had a fantastic experience working with Kim. He is very knowledgeable about the area and the community in Chelan.  He was very responsive and timely during our buying process. He has been a great help even after closing as we are remote buyers.”

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