Katie Bradley, GRI, ASP is a lifelong resident of Cleveland County. A real estate broker since January of 2008, she is licensed in both North Carolina and South Carolina and was a RE/MAX “Executive Club” Award winner for 2009.

Katie’s professional affiliations include North Carolina Association of REALTORS®, Cleveland County Association of REALTORS®, Cleveland County Multiple Listing Service and Carolina's Multiple Listing Service.In May of 2007 Katie graduated from Appalachian State University with a
Bachelor of Science in Interior Design and a minor in General Business. In December of 2007 she completed her broker pre-licensing course at Superior School of Real Estate. In October of 2008 she completed her broker post-licensing courses at J.Y. Monk Real Estate Training Center. Her designations include GRI (Graduate REALTOR® Institute) and ASP (Accredited Staging Professional).

Why Choose a REALTOR® With a GRI designation?
Buying property is a complex and stressful task. In fact, it's often the biggest single investment you will make in your lifetime. At the same time, real estate transactions have become increasingly complicated. New technology, laws, procedures and the increasing sophistication of buyers and sellers require real estate practitioners to perform at an ever-increasing level of professionalism. This means that it's more important than ever that you work with an agent who has a keen understanding of the real estate business. The GRI program has helped the best and the brightest in the industry achieve that level of understanding.

GRIs are:

  • Nationally recognized as top performers in the real estate industry
  • Professionally trained
  • Knowledgeable
  • Dedicated to bringing you quality service

A GRI can make a difference! When you see the letters "GRI" after an agent's name, you can count on receiving the knowledge and guidance you need to make your transaction go smoothly. In short, you can count on getting the best service available from a real estate professional.

What is an ASP?
An ASP is an Accredited Staging Professional. Staging is a process of depersonalizing a seller’s home so that ALL potential buyers can envision living there. An ASP Stager has been trained and certified through StagedHomes.com, the industry leader in Staging Education and Training. The ASP Course was developed by Barb Schwarz, The Creator of Home Staging. Only an ASP can place your listings on Stagedhomes.com and at no charge to you. StagedHomes.com brings maximum exposure to you and your Staged listings with over 7 Million hits per month.

Benefits of Home Staging® as compared to un-staged homes includes:

  • Faster Sales Time
  • Higher Sales Price
  • Communicates Professional Image – especially on fliers and websites
  • Distinct Marketing Advantage
  • Attracts Broader Range of Buyers
  • Building Inspectors View Staged® Homes as Well Cared For
  • Often Get Better Appraisal Value
  • Buyers Feel Home is Well Maintained