Katie loves and appreciates working with her clients and offers them the skills and expertise acquired over her 16 years in the industry. She has consistently earned repeat transactions from former clients, whether buyer or seller, and attributes her cumulative success to her reputation for scrupulous integrity, her enthusiasm about working hard for all clients, her broad market knowledge, and her experience gained from complex transactions.
As a proud longtime resident of Denver proper, Katie represents both sellers and buyers throughout the metropolitan area as far south as Castle Rock, east to Aurora, west to Golden, north to Boulder and everything in between. Throughout every transaction, Katie’s goal is to exceed the expectations of each one of her clients so they feel 100% confident in referring her to family and friends.
Katie has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from The University of Texas at Austin, and she also studied at Boston University. Before venturing into residential real estate, she held sales positions at Fortune 500 companies – Xerox, Ethicon (a Johnson & Johnson company), and The Ritz-Carlton Club – all of which are well-known for the finest customer service, something Katie always provides her clients.
Originally from South Texas, Katie was an accomplished sailboat racer and participated in regattas around the nation. After residing in Austin, she decided to try something new and moved to Colorado in 2001 for a change of pace to enjoy the mountain lifestyle – hiking, skiing, and biking. During her free time, Katie plays tennis, continues to explore the mountains, travels, and spends time with family and friends. Katie is married to Sport Psychologist, Dr. Steve Portenga and has two children – Lucy and Garrett and two dogs – George and Stetson. She is also a big supporter and passionately involved with The Logan School for Creative Learning.
To start turning your dream of homeownership into a reality or to successfully sell your current property for top dollar, feel free to reach out to Katie K. Portenga today. She is here to guide you through the process, as not only your go-to realty expert, but as your trusted ally in Denver Metro real estate.