Fluent in English, Spanish
Karla was born in Lima, Peru and moved to Northern California with her family when she was 16 years old. Afterwards, she and her family relocated to South Florida where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from the prestigious School of art and Design at Miami International University. She received many awards for her design models which were displayed in the University Facility Award Window throughout her time there.
While in school Karla worked in the hospitality and banking Industry where she developed excellent sales and customer services skills. She enjoys helping people through listening and understanding their needs as a client. After Karla graduated college, she started working in Residential Design dealing with various industry vendors and high-end clientele in Palm Beach. In 2014 She was accepted into Architecture School at Florida Atlantic University but moved to Miami to continue working within design. Here, she worked closely with architects, developers and construction companies, bringing innovative and sustainable design solutions to her clients.
Karla has been exposed to the Real Estate industry since she started her career as an Interior Designer. She had always found great interest and passion in the Real Estate industry. After moving to Fort Lauderdale, she decided to pursue this passion. Karla worked under Macken Realty before recently joining the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices EWM Realty family on las Olas in 2020. She is proud to be part of a prestigious brand with excellent support, a well-known reputation for quality service but most importantly the resources to build a long-lasting relationship of trust and loyalty with her clients.
Karla’s goal as a Real Estate Professional is to fully understand her client’s needs— maximizing value by creating win-win scenarios for buyers and sellers. Her compassionate and caring approach allows her to exceed expectations while building trust. Karla’s background as an Interior Designer gives her clients an additional advantage as she has a very keen attention to detail and integrates her design knowledge into the buying and selling experience.
Karla is passionate about architecture, travel and culture. She has been fortunate to travel to many countries and cities all over the world. These include Italy, Spain, Germany, Greece, The UK, Turkey, Croatia, France, various countries in South and Central America, the Caribbean Islands and many cities across the United States.
She is multicultural, fluently speaks Spanish and understands Italian and Portuguese. She loves interacting and meeting new people from many different countries allowing her to have a great understanding of what it takes for people to relocate from other places.
One of Karla’s favorite quotes is by Swami Sivananda: “Put your heart, mind, and soul into even the smallest acts. This is the secret of success.” Karla embraces this quote in her life and work each day.