Kate Paulino

Kate Paulino

REALTOR® | DRE#: 02046015
About Kate
An Orange County native, Kate graduated from the University of California, Irvine with a degree in Social Ecology and success as a Division 1 athlete. Her passion for helping others becomes apparent the moment you meet her.

Kate launched her career in commercial real estate but quickly realized her passion for helping clients identify which of Orange County’s neighborhoods would be the best fit for them to settle in. Kate is inspired by the unique relationships she shares with her clients and is honored to be entrusted with the great responsibility of helping them find their dream homes. Her results-driven strategies and genuinely personal touch have set her up as a top-rising real estate agent in the community with the prestigious Stephanie Lowe Group.

Kate and her husband reside in Newport Beach and are active members of the community.



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Client Testimonials
★★★★★
"Kate was so great to work with. She was incredibly determined, organized, and caring through each and every step of our search— ensuring my husband and I found the perfect home. Kate’s attention to detail and knowledge of the market gave my family a level of trust and peace of mind that we hadn’t expected to have during a home buying experience. I couldn’t imagine ever buying a house through another agent. Thank you, Kate! " - Amber and Chad W.

★★★★★
"Kate is an incredible agent to work with! We are so lucky she represented us while buying our first home. Kate is patient, caring and thorough. As first-time home buyers we had so many questions, and Kate was always there with answers. She navigated us through a seller-friendly market and helped us find our first home. While there were multiple offers on our home, Kate's experience and knowledge of the market allowed us to present a competitive offer and counter-offer that was eventually accepted by the seller. Kate's thoughtfulness and attention to detail put us at ease during the escrow process. We appreciate her hard work, and the kindness she showed us throughout the home buying process. We cannot recommend Kate enough- she is truly the best! "- Danielle and Konnor A.

★★★★★
"Kate is professional, courteous and went above and beyond in helping us find our home. We had been searching for a home for quite some time with no luck prior to dealing with Kate. She changed everything for us- she helped find us the perfect home. There were multiple offers on the table and she made it happen for us. Escrow went smoothly! We could not have done it without Kate. She is the best realtor we have ever dealt with. I highly recommend her and cannot say enough great things about her. " - The Good Family.

★★★★★
" My husband and I absolutely loved working with Kate and her team to find our first home! Not only is she one of the kindest people we've ever met, Kate is also professional, trustworthy and reliable. She worked diligently to find us the perfect home for our growing family. Her responsiveness and attention to detail put us at ease through the entire process, and we felt truly valued as her clients. We strongly recommend Kate without any reservation! "- The Bosch Family

★★★★★
" Working with Kate on the sale of our home was a fantastic experience. Kate is so personable, professional and sharp. She worked through all of the requests for repairs and followed through. She was the best! "-Peggy and Danny B.

Spotlight

Represented Seller | 1848 Port Kimberly, Newport Beach

This 4000 sq. ft. custom home was built in 2010 by Robert McCarthy & designed by Craig Hampton. Situated in one of the neighborhood's best inner loop locations, just 2 blocks from the clubhouse/pool and highly sought after Roy O. Andersen Elementary. No expense has been spared; attention has been given to every detail beyond compare. As you enter through the dutch front door, the stunning library welcomes you with a custom fireplace and extensive woodwork. Great room is accented by reclaimed beams, a distinctive fireplace, custom built-ins & French oak flooring. Gourmet chef's kitchen includes top of the line wolf appliances: 48” range with dual ovens, warming drawer, subzero 48” refrigerator, sub zero built in drawer beverage refrigerator, oversized island with granite countertops & separate temperature controlled wine closet. 5 bedrooms, 4.5 baths. Master bedroom with built-ins and a walk-in closet. Downstairs guest room with french doors and private en suite bathroom. Home also features teen/media room, mud room, butler pantry. Private yard is perfect for entertaining with a built-in BBQ, fireplace, and jacuzzi with a waterfall. Expanded garage with workout area. Other amenities include: security system/cameras, approx. 1000 sq ft of attic space & much more.

Spotlight

Represented Buyers | 1948 Port Claridge, Newport Beach

This remodeled 5 bedroom home is located on an ideal “inner loop” street in the desirable Port Streets neighborhood. Updated with newer wood floors, an open kitchen with butcher block counters and farmhouse sink, updated bathrooms featuring marble countertops, newer windows, exterior and interior paint, newer fences plus many more upgrades. A private, sunny backyard has grass and plenty of room for entertaining. This “stretch” Portofino model is one of only a handful of homes built with an additional 4th bedroom in the main home while still offering a wonderful casita that is perfect for use as a 5th bedroom, home office, playroom or any combination. Just one block to award-winning Andersen Elementary school and close to the neighborhood pool and playground and community greenbelts, this is an ideal family home.

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Represented Buyers | 339 E 19th, Costa Mesa

Fully remodeled chic Eastside Costa Mesa home. Every inch of this home has been upgraded with designer finishes including light oak hardwood floors, new windows, doors and is completely turn-key. This three-bedroom two bath home is a mere three blocks from the coveted Mariners Elementary School. A full remodel, from the studs up, features all new electrical and a new airy and light floor plan for entertaining family and friends. From the blue front dutch door enjoy coastal breezes in this contemporary entertainers dream home. If further comfort is desired, let the central air conditioning do the job. All new flooring and recessed lighting make each room inviting. The kitchen gleams with new stainless-steel appliances and beautiful quartz countertops. The chef in the house will appreciate the ergonomic flow that makes creating a feast, a joy. New en suite bathroom has been upgraded with all new features including the master bath with a soaker tub and marble shower. The open floor plan leads to a spacious back yard great for entertaining.

Kate Paulino’s Listings

Listed By Compass
31555 Peppertree-Bend

San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

$4,388,000
7 BD
7 BA
9,012 SF
Listed By Compass
Accepting Backup Offers
2514 Bayside Drive

Corona del Mar, CA 92625

$3,295,000
3 BD
3 BA
2,435 SF
Listed By Compass
1812 Port Stanhope Place

Newport Beach, CA 92660

$3,195,000
5 BD
4.5 BA
3,268 SF
Listed By Compass
402 Dahlia Avenue

Corona del Mar, CA 92625

$3,099,000
3 BD
2.5 BA
2,250 SF
Listed By Compass
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309 Iris Avenue

Corona del Mar, CA 92625

$2,795,000
3 BD
2.5 BA
2,010 SF
Listed By Compass
1017 California Street

Huntington Beach, CA 92648

$1,559,000
4 BD
3.5 BA
2,663 SF
Listed By Compass
4142 Villa Pasado

Yorba Linda, CA 92886

$789,000
2 BD
2 BA
1,714 SF