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  • Karen Gould, Agent in San Francisco - Compass

    Karen Gould

    Luxury Real Estate Specialist | DRE 01189713
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    About Karen

    Karen Mendelsohn Gould joined Compass as a broker associate in 2015 and brings over twenty years experience in San Francisco residential real estate. She focuses on the selling, purchasing and leasing of fine homes for her clients. Her experience includes condo conversions, TICs, co-ops, land sales, tenant occupied properties, residential leasing, property management, investment property analysis, and down-to-the-studs remodels. Karen’s career spans the last three low/high market cycles in Bay Area real estate. Karen has had the privilege of working in neighborhoods throughout San Francisco and Marin. A consistent top producer, in 2016 she was ranked among the top 2% of agents globally.

    Karen received her Bachelor’s degree from Tulane University and her Masters degree in finance from Golden Gate University. Prior to becoming a Realtor, she worked as a paralegal on construction litigation and S&L litigation cases.

    Karen was born and raised in San Francisco. She lives in Cow Hollow with her husband, and her son, a sophomore at the University of Arizona. They enjoy spending time with extended family, including their grown sons and their families, Karen’s parents, also San Francisco residents, as well as their three dogs, Speeder, Taffy and Barney. Karen has enjoyed being active in her son’s schools these past 17 years, chairing and volunteering for numerous committees and events. She supports many philanthropic organizations including Missionaries of Charity, Nature Conservancy, the Humane Society, St. Jude’s, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Crohn’s/Colitis Foundation, CPMC, Guide Dogs for the Blind and Wounded Warriors.

    Karen is grateful to her loyal clients and friends for their business, repeat business, and many referrals. She loves meeting new people and helping them turn their dreams into reality.  

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