who we are

A subsidiary of NRT LLC

Karen has over 16  years of experience selling real estate, in which she is known for consistently acquiring multiple offers and getting homes sold at significantly higher dollar amounts than the anticipated market values.   She has focused on architectural properties-new & old,  has been involved in trust & probate sales, along with selling investment properties. Through-out her career, Karen has proven to be a visionary when working with buyers, in order to allow them to grasp the possibilities in their future homes & investments. Her lifelong interest in architecture & real estate has been an asset for her clients. She has also been interested in the green aspects of building, and is always willing to share her ideas. 

Prior to Coldwell Banker, Karen spent 3 years with a boutique brokerage, Pantanella & Partners, and also had a long run with Keller Williams Marina/LA,. During her real estate career, Karen has served as a mentor to new up & coming agents, taught classes on a regular basis, and served on the Agent Leadership Council.

Karen has lived in Venice for the past 28+ years, where she currently sits on the board of the Venice Camber of Commerce, and has been involved with the Venice Art Crawl for numerous years. 

She moved to  Southern Ca, from New York, in the mid 1980's- after graduating from Skidmore College.

Her family has a background of real estate and construction. Thus, her choice in careers.

​She loves her career and looks forward to helping people purchase and sell one of the most important & costly investments they make in a lifetime.

Karen La Cava

​​​Everyone remembers their first house – whether it was as a child with your family, as a college student with friends, on your own as an adult, or with your partner– because your home is a piece of your identity.


We understand the importance of that connection, and we make sure that you are incredibly happy with your home & its value as an investment.


By doing more than just selling you a home and working with you as a partner, we aim to make your experience a success, for the present and the future. 

​Along that same note, we handle the sale of your home, and/or investment properties, with equal care. And approach the process with assertive strategies that bring in top dollar.

A home is more than just a home, it is an investment.

​invest in yourself...