Kayla Preston was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. A graduate of Seattle University and a resident of the Downtown Seattle Area, she has witnessed the changes the metro area has experienced and adapted to the new Seattle. A proud Seattleite, Kayla is subject matter expert in the current trends, inventory and neighborhoods that make up the rich tapestry that is our region. Kayla has the honor of having been active in the Real Estate industry for over 10 years. Her experience and super negotiation skills have allowed her well documented success in the Seattle market, which is one of the most desired in the nation. It is because of this distinction, that she has excelled in her discipline and was recently recognized for her sales production, which was in the Top 1% of All Brokers in NWMLS, an organization that boasts over 30, 000 members. This year, she was nationally recognized for her achievements and was awarded the 2021 Five Star Professional Award. This is something that she takes great pride in, especially due to the challenges that the world-wide pandemic presented. Kayla is a 4-time cancer survivor who is passionate about cancer awareness, research, and education in that space. In her spare time, she volunteers with CHEER Seattle, an organization that promotes spirit, awareness, and funds, for those who live with life-challenging conditions int he LGBT+ community and beyond. Another benefactor of her philanthropy is the American Cancer Society, Seattle Children’s Hospital, and the Hirschberg Foundation.