A leading real estate professional on the Eastside for nearly two decades, Marie Abbruzza embodies excellence, from her award-winning approach to her $300 million in total sales. Marie's renowned reputation is built upon integrity and dedication that lends itself to her Foundation of Success, where premier presentation and global exposure meet her caring and custom tailored approach. Working with Marie means being in the hands of a skilled professional who is committed to service. Whether buying or selling, Marie gets to know her clientele to understand needs, explore possibilities and foster a smooth, comfortable transition into their next exciting chapter. Marie's alignment with Realogics Sotheby's International Realty is rooted in a connection to the local Kirkland community that extends outward toward the global community, where she leverages an unprecedented international platform to maximize exposure and generate results for her clientele. She currently specializes in select residential real estate in Redmond, Woodinville and Kirkland where she has lived, raised her children and successfully sold dozens of homes. Her scope includes the coveted communities of Lake of the Woods, the Hedges, Bear Creek Country Club, Tuscany, Gun Shy Ridge, Hunter's Glen, Westchester Estates and Hollywood Hills, among others. Marie currently lives in Kirkland with her husband. Her extensive community involvement includes membership to the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce, parishioner at Holy Family, volunteering at Hopelink, in addition to involvement in the Concerts in the Park series and Summer Festivals. When not working, Marie embarks on culinary adventures, walks various local trails and spends time with her family. As a breast cancer survivor, Marie participates in and supports events such as the Susan G. Komen 3-Day. She completed her undergraduate studies in Psychology and Sociology at Washington State University. In her endeavor to offer premier service and exceed client needs, Marie is a Certified Negotiation Specialist, Certified Luxury Home Specialist, Certified Relocation Specialist and an Accredited Staging Specialist.