Candy is a Real Estate Broker with Better Homes and Gardens Realty Partners working out of the new West Linn, OR. office. Candy's life has revolved around real estate and she has been a licensed real estate industry veteran for 13 years, she is well-regarded in the industry for her attention to detail, professionalism and commitment to personal service. She has represented both buyers and sellers in all parts of Oregon and specializes in first-time home buyers, those wanting to downsize as well as high-end properties. Candy's clients appreciate her local community knowledge and communication and seasoned negotiation skills. She has many returning clients and their family members. Candy feels communication is one of the most important elements of the client-agent relationship, "Knowing the local community and market is only part of an agent's job, keeping my clients apprised of the latest developments in their home buying or selling process, especially when negotiating price, is the key to a smooth real estate transaction. Candy is a contributor to Medical Teams Northwest, Paralyzed Veterans of America, Oregon Humane Society and the Portland Rescue Mission. Candy has lived in West Linn and Oregon City, OR. all of her life. She grew up in the Stafford basin with strong family ties in an area most refer to as Wanker's Corner. She is married to her husband Mike of 23 years who is a Tug Boat Captain and they have a daughter Haley attending Oregon State University studying Chemical Engineering.