Karen Bernier

Owner & Residential Agent

Churchill Properties

Opening New Doors For You

About Karen Bernier

Karen Bernier, co-owner of Churchill Properties,  has been successfully leading real estate sales on the North Shore for the past 30+ years and has earned numerous professional designations and awards during her career.  Her personable approach, depth of market knowledge, and expert negotiation skills have resulted in the sale of hundreds of properties on the North Shore. 

Karen, along with her powerful team of agents, are able to provide a more specific, targeted approach when developing customized marketing programs for their clients.  Karen uses the talents of professional stagers and photographers, drone video's and interactive floorplans in developing a unique marketing program for each specific property including comprehensive online and print advertising, media partnerships with multiple international real estate websites, a worldwide luxury network,  robust direct mail program, social media venues, and targeted email-marketing campaigns.  Karen recognizes that buying or selling a property can be a very personal, and sometimes-emotional experience, “My goal is to make each client feel as if they’re my only client”.


Career Highlights

  • Top 2.5% of all Massachusetts Brokers for closed property dollar volumes sales in 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022
  • Number #1 Broker on the North Shore with the Highest Number of Home sales in 2018.     
  • Ranked #1 Agent Town of Essex for both Units Sold and Dollar Volume 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2021,2022
  • International President Elite Award -2001, 2010, 2012, 2015. International Diamond Society Award - 2002, 2003, 2009, Gold Circle Award 1994, 1997,1999, Sterling Society 2000, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
  • Certified Residential Specialist – A national designation earned by only 4% of real estate agents.
  • Corporate Transfer Specialist servicing local and international relocation.
  • Historic Homes Specialist certified by the Peabody-Essex Museum
  • Certified Luxury Homes Specialist - A member of  Luxury Portfolio and Leading Real Estate Companies of the World.

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