About Ken Guillen
Ken is an Associate Broker for Casey and Associates Realty Company with 18 years experience. He successfully completed studies required for Accredited Buyer's and Seller's Representatives. He is a "Certified REO Specialist" (bank-owned properties), excellent with Foreclosures and is Registered as a HUD-Home Agent. His expertise in mortgage finance, special loans (especially for 1st-time homebuyers) and "down-payment assistance" is excellent. "Ask Ken" about the best choices! Mortgage experience also helps him qualify buyers for the purchase of his Seller-Listings. Ken is also certified in Business Brokerage and Commercial Real Estate. Also "Ask Ken" about County / Other Down-payment Assistance Programs! He is also a 'Short Sale' specialist.
His listing experience spans 16 years and he offers Sellers competitive commissions. Marketing Plans are tailored to their personal and specific home characteristics. Pricing the listing is "Key" in today's tough market! A full range of services are offered to Sellers. Ask for your Free CMA (Competitive Market Analysis) and a friendly visit to discuss the possibilities. Discount fee programs are also available for listings where the Seller does some of the work.
Ken's construction experience spans 22 years. Seven years were spent as a Property-Casualty Adjuster doing claim restorations for fire, windstorms, flood and other major catastrophes. He also worked 15 years in the Concrete Chemical and Products Industry marketing additives to improve concrete at ready-mix, concrete block, pipe and pre-cast concrete plants. The later half of this experience involved his association with Architects, Structural and Civil Engineers and DOT's on "Specialty Concrete" specifications (hi-strength, corrosion, non-shrink, flowable) and Color concrete.
These construcrion experiences and Continuing Education in Real Estate provide 'Value Added Advantages' to his Buyers on the Selection and Inspection of a home for purchase and also assist Sellers in preparing their homes for a Sale and inspection and repair negotiation. Ken attends all Closings.
B.S. Degree in Marketing & Business Administration, 1969 (Troy University)
Graduate Study, 'Management' (25 Hrs.) Continuing Education in Corporate & Real Estate
President of Panhandle Claims Association, 1978, Panama City, FL
President of Northlake Jaycees, 1982 (Civic & Charitable) Metro-Atlanta GA
W.R. Grace Concrete Products Division 1989, 'Above & Beyond Award', Outstanding Service
W.R. Grace,1990, 'Project of the Year Award', "One Peachtree Center"- High Strength Concrete
Casey & Associates Realty, 1994-95, 'Elite Group' Award, Top Producer Sales Achievement
Casey & Associates Realty, 1996, 'Outstanding Achievement Award'
Casey & Associates Realty, 1997, 'Agent of the Year' Award'
Casey & Associates Realty, 1998, 'Number 1 Team' Award
Casey & Associates, 1999, 'Top Producer
Realty Executives Atlanta Group, 2000, Certificate of Excellence, 'Executive Award'
Realty Executives Atlanta Group, 2001. 'Top Producer' & 'Team Spirit', Sales Recognition
Achieved the 'Accredited Buyers Representative' Designation, 2001
Realty Executives Atlanta Group, 2004, 'Silver Executive Award', Sales Recognition
Achievement: Licensed 'Associate Broker' Real Estate, 2006
Achieved the 'Accredited Seller Representative' Designation, 2007
'Agent of the Year' for Lending Tree's RealEstate.com; 2006-2007
Number 3 Agent,Avalar Atlanta Realtors, 2007 (formerly Realty Executives) office closed 2008
2009- 5/2010- Assumed Duties as Broker/Director of Sales: New Life Real Estate Group, Inc.(office closed)
Joined excellent firm of 9 years, Casey and Associates Realty as Associate Broker, Certified REO Specialist