A 20 year resident of Durango, Katie is a highly experience agent focusing on Durango, and Pagosa Springs Colorado market. Katie Sturm is proud to be in the top 25 agents her market for the past 10 years, having earned numerous sales awards and distinctions in her career. She thoroughly loves all aspects of the real estate process and enthusiastically enjoys sharing her personal expertise with clients to help them meet their life goals. She is an avid investor of real estate herself, having formed several investment partnerships to purchase income property - fix and flip single family homes, foreclosed property, apartment buildings, mini-storage and Airbnbs. She loves to see the potential in historic properties and can give good advice for remodels, having built several of her own homes. Before pursuing her real estate business in 2005, Katie enjoyed a successful career as a top salesperson in the technical sales field in Washington DC and Denver, Colorado. She holds both Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Engineering from Virginia Tech and George Mason University. Katie has sold over 350 properties in her career and has loyal clients who have purchased numerous properties with her. In her free time you will find her snowboarding, camping, dirt biking, paddle boarding, hiking, training for a bike race or traveling.