Steve Killingback is a realtor with Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty offering a full end-to-end service to his clients when buying and selling homes in the Dallas real estate market.
“Everyone’s home is unique and personal to them, often with a huge emotional attachment. It is the homeowner’s safe place, where memories are made and families grow. The home is one of the few places where we get to express our creativity and individuality and for many it is our biggest financial asset. Marketing your home deserves care, attention and respect. I utilize a custom approach, tailored to my clients individual needs to ensure the best result.”
Steve utilizes his experience and background of working at a global level in the Financial Services and Investment Banking industry to negotiate the best deal for his clients, protecting their financial investment in Real Estate.
A master in leadership, development, negotiating and relationship building, with a customer centric way of working, Steve has been recognized for delivering outstanding levels of service to his clients. He uses these skills to build strong, lasting client relationships that lead to a clear understanding of their needs and requirements. These skills enable him to offer a world-class service to find the perfect home for them and their family.
With influences spanning multiple cultures and geographies, Steve understands that flexibility, sensitivity and determination are keys to achieving results and closing the deal. He has many years of experience in buying and selling real estate in both the UK and the USA; his skills and experience in renovations, design, architecture and investments come together to improve a properties appeal and value.
He uses his eye for detail and design, combined with knowledge and instincts gained from extensive global travel to transform a house into a home. He works with buyers to help them spot the potential in a property – improvements that could be made, both large and small, not only in value but also in style, functionality and livability.
“Purchasing my first home at the age of 23 taught me the value of making a home, not just having somewhere to live. It taught me the value of building for the future, and to see the potential in every home I’ve purchased since, redesigning and making improvements to maximize its value, improve its livability and build wealth for the long-term. I love nothing more than going on this journey with my clients, finding them the perfect home for now, or maybe the diamond in the rough that can be transformed to its realize its true potential for the future.”
A native of the UK, growing up in the ancient medieval city of Norwich before moving to London in his 20s Steve has been surrounded by history, striking architecture, exceptional design and world class culture for most of his adult life. Living in one of the world’s great capital cities, the birth place of the Sotheby’s legacy, and taking advantage of all it has to offer has given Steve a unique outlook on life, which translates into his work ethic and aesthetic style.
Steve recently purchased a home with his partner Pasi in Kessler Park, Dallas and is now busy decorating and landscaping to transforming it into the perfect home. They share this with their two cocker spaniel rescue puppies Harry and Maggie.
Steve has many passions in life, particularly design, architecture and cooking; the kitchen is his happy place. He loves creating an eclectic menu for dinner parties using influences from his native Great Britain combined with favorite Italian and American classics.