Ever available and always reliable, Kathleen Manikowski is there every step of the way to make the often complex real estate process a smoother experience for buyers and sellers. A New York real estate professional since 1996, this veteran thrives on listening closely to her clients, educating them on the market and expertly negotiating on their behalf. Kathleen has made her mark as a successful agent thanks to keen interpersonal skills and unparalleled dedication she brings to her work. She has gained the respect of both clients and peers, and has been rewarded with enthusiastic referrals which are the mainstays of her business.
Part of what makes Kathleen so effective is her ability to remain focused, detail oriented and level headed under pressure, without ever losing sight of the larger picture. This great talent can certainly be attributed to her training as a professional actor and theater producer.
What also makes Kathleen a pleasure to work with is her positive attitude, sharp wit, sophisticated sense of humor and tireless tenacity. Raised in New England, Kathleen lived in various states before settling in Manhattan in 1989 and then the Hudson Valley in 2007 where she now calls home.
She studied International Business and French at Emory University in Atlanta, then studied Theater in Houston, Texas and New York City.
Prior to her natural transition to real estate, she specialized in live television voiceovers and co-founded a New York City theater company. Outside of work, Kathleen loves the worlds of theater, art and dance. She is also an avid reader, crossword enthusiast, amateur gardener and enjoys staying fit with tennis, biking, yoga and hiking the magnificent trails of the Hudson Valley.