Susi During is a full-time REALTOR® who has had a passion for real estate for more than 25 years! When Susi and her family moved to Canada from Germany in 2000, she brought 15 years of real estate experience and project management with her. After a few years as a small business owner in the Okanagan/Northern Shuswap area, she became a licensed REALTOR® in 2006 and later an Associate Broker in 2008. In 2011, she added Property Management to her growing professional portfolio. Besides a genuine love of real estate that serves her clients well, Susi voluntarily serves her industry and colleagues as Secretary/Treasurer for the Okanagan Mainline Real Estate - Shuswap Zone (since 2010). As well, she gives back to her local community as a volunteer Secretary/Treasurer for the Royal LePage Access Real Estate Shelter Foundation (since 2013). Susi is proud to be a part of a team of agents that enjoy a 100% participation rate in donating a portion of their commissions to The Royal LePage Shelter Foundation. Susi During is a REALTOR® who brings a tremendous amount of value-added benefits to the table for both buyers and sellers. With education and experience in financial analysis, budget keeping, expense monitoring, budget allocation, project management, bookkeeping, small business operations, and strong administration skills, she keeps buyers on a budget and sellers on schedule! Her diverse background includes 12 years of experience in Real Estate as Property Sale and Purchase Clerk for the City of Cottbus (Germany) and later as a clerk for the Building Department for the Village of Schoenborn (Germany). And, as an experienced small business owner, she understands the various challenges in owning and operating a business right here in Salmon Arm & the Shuswap. Susi is a life-long learner and continues to keep her education relevant for the benefit of her clients. She has received her diplomas for Real Estate Agent (2006), Real Estate Broker (2008), and Property Manager (2011) from the University of British Columbia, Sauder School of Business. As well, her educational background includes a 2-year diploma for Financial Analyst/Budget Planning in Germany (1988-1990). When Susi is not with clients, she can be found hiking the many incredible trails of the North Okanagan/Shuswap as well as enjoying photography. Her two sons are her pride and joy - on and off the court... and field! Her oldest son (now 20) is studying Police & Justice Studies at TRU and played football and rugby. Her younger son (now 13) plays basketball and football and Susi enjoys cheering for him courtside! Susi has an approachable, no-nonsense friendly style, strong negotiating skills, and much value-added expertise that are sure to help you with all your real estate needs. Like Susi says, “With almost 20 years in this business, I offer you the ‘know-how’ to achieve your goals. I put the needs of my clients first and bring a positive ‘can do’ attitude with me.” Call Susi today @ 250-803-8120. Ich speche Deutsch!