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Karla Ruiz

BRE #01485411
(619) 366-0352

Karla Ruiz demonstrates and is proud to offer a high level of dedication and honesty.  Whether Karla is listing or selling a landmark estate or working with first-time home buyers, she is known for her quality service, market knowledge, and professionalism.

Her passion is to help families transition from being renters to homeowners. Karla is committed to her clients to help develop a plan for success and ultimately get them into the American Dream.

Her strong base of loyal, repeat customers is the reason Karla has been successful for over 15 years in this incredibly competitive market. Her loyal clients recognize and appreciate her consistent, superior performance and unmatched work ethic.

Karla was born in Mexico,  At the age of 23 she immigrated into the United States and now lives in San Diego. This allows Karla to be bilingual, binational, bicultural, and able to better understand her clients needs.

A current Southeast resident, she is well-connected and actively involved in the community. Her contacts and life-long residency leverage her enthusiasm and expertise, enhancing her client dedication.

Karla began her Real Estate Career back in 1999 with United Brokers Network as a property Manager. In 2002 she joined Pacific Fidelity Funding as a loan processor. In 2003 she became a Notary Public. In 2004 she joined Access Realty as a transaction coordinator and branch manager in 2005 Karla became a California Realtor. In 2011 she founded Bilingual Mobile Notaries and in the same year she co-founded 1st United Realty. Currently, Karla is working as a Home Advisor at Neighborhood Real Estate.

Karla  has two beautiful daughters. She loves to volunteer and to get involved in the community through different organizations. She was part of the policy council at NHA Headstart and she is also one of the founding members at the Diamond Business Association, where she is serving as the Vice-Chair. (First woman in position)

When she is not working, she enjoys traveling with her kids, exploring outdoors,  learning about different cultures, salsa dancing and singing. 

As a real estate agent and home advisor, Karla not only sells homes, but also helps change people's lives. Her goal is to retire families from renting and to transition to their forever home.