What Our Clients Say
“Kim and Megan were great! I think they are very professional, thorough and clear communicators! I think their response time to questions is above and beyond! I would recommend them to others and work with them again! I appreciate they gave me feedback and their opinion - I don't feel all providers always do that.”
– Vanessa & Brett, Buyers
“When we have referred people to Kim and Megan, the most important thing I have told them is that they will advocate for you and that they truly care about their clients.”
– Alison, Seller & Buyer
“I would also like to take this opportunity to thank you and our staff for the incredible way that you handled the sale of the house. I left the United States knowing that I could count on you to present me with the best offer possible. Not only did you negotiate the best terms, but you made sure that the house was presented favorably.”
– Elaine, Seller
Kim's consistent success in real estate came out of the skills she amassed in her 20+ year career in corporate business. When Kim began her real estate career in 2002, her corporate expertise in writing and interpreting contracts, coupled with her training as a compensation consultant, made her a skilled negotiator and expert at accurate market pricing.
As an East Bay native and second-generation Northern Californian, Kim is extremely familiar with the local schools as both a student and parent. Kim graduated from Campolindo High School in Moraga and earned her BA in French at U.C. Berkeley (where she is a member of their Alumni Association and served on the Board of Directors for her sorority. Delta Delta Delta). Kim recently received her Executive MBA in Global Business from St. Mary's College in Moraga which included courses held in Asia and South America.
Kim is certified in the sale of luxury estate properties, as well as being a Certified Relocation Specialist, and has been a featured guest on Wall Street Business Network, KDOW am1220, a daily radio show about all things related to real estate. Additionally, Kim has an unwavering passion for personal growth and professional development; and she believes that her extensive knowledge of human behavior has helped her become a consistent top producer. Kim McAtee attributes her Top I% performance to the building of long-term relationships, based on trust, unparalleled service and advocacy for her clients.
Kim's many community-building activities and her extensive local network of service providers and resources are unsurpassed, and most appreciated by her loyal following of clients. Kim's primary philanthropic focus is serving as a founding Board Member of Super Stars Literacy, Inc., an independent non-profit dedicated to building early childhood literacy skills in young students at risk. Kim and her husband, Jim, have been married for 20+ years and enjoy traveling and spending time with their extended family.
Megan obtained her real estate license in 2007, when she graduated with a B.A. in English from St. Mary's College in Moraga. After her graduation, Megan worked with a top Realtor® in San Diego at the beginning of the Great Recession. During these two years when the real estate market was in a constant state of chaos and underwriting guidelines changed on nearly an hourly basis, Megan quickly learned invaluable problem-solving skills as well as adaptability, flexibility, creativity and compassion.
In 2010, Megan returned to the Bay Area to pursue a Master of Arts in Philosophy at San Francisco State and continued to work in the real estate industry. Upon completion of her graduate degree in 2014, Megan joined her mother, Kim, as a partner focusing her full attention on her career in the industry. With her background in formal logic, strategic analysis and composition, Megan has honed a skill set rooted in communication and problem-solving -a combination integral to the success of a knowledgeable, trusted agent.
Megan's clear communication, meticulous attention to detail, organization, planning, and efficiency all contribute to her success as an agent. She assesses various ideas in order to recommend the most appropriate course of action for each unique client. She is adept at distinguishing subtleties in communication and can hear the true needs and concerns of clients while providing technical, analytical and motivational support to her clients.
As an East Bay native and third-generation Northern Californian, Megan is extremely familiar with the local schools and communities. From elementary through Campolindo High School and St. Mary's College, she has enjoyed calling this area home. Megan is an active member of Lamorinda Moms, a sustaining member of the Junior League of Oakland-East Bay. On the off hours, she is usually out having fun with her husband and two young daughters!