Empowered Homes

Our Vision

Our vision is to disrupt the housing industry, bringing inspiration & innovation to communities.

Our Mission

To create massive opportunities for all people through real estate despite any barriers.

Our Values

Ownership. Innovation. Wellness. Community.

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Hi, Welcome!

I am so excited that you are here. I trust that you will quickly see that I am NOT your average realtor.

An Occupational Therapist by trade, and quickly turned mega agent, my mission is to create massive opportunities for ALL people, through real estate, despite ANY barriers.

I am obsessed with the relationship between the built environment, and our health and wellbeing. While some call it nerdy, I call it passion.

Hang out with me to learn about universal design, aging-in-place, and all things real estate related.

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Gretchen Kingma

The OT Realtor

Meet the Team

Gretchen Kingma

The OT Realtor, Founder

Chelsia Lovelace

OT Professional

services we offer

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Find Your Dream Home

As one of the biggest investments you’ll ever make, we won’t stop until you find that perfect home at the right price.

Buy A Home With Us

Sell Quickly & Easily

Beyond creative exposure, we bring a proficiency in market trends & simple touches that increase value to our listings.

Sell A Home With Us

Build with Universal Design

Learn how contractors can make small Universally Designed (UD) modifications to yield high financial returns.

Contractors & DYI

Double Your Salary

Learn why healthcare professionals should be in real estate. Grow your income & disrupt the housing industry, helping those you already serve.

Ocupational Therapists

Ocupational Therapists

Learn Universal Design

Agents certified in home accessibility (Universal Design) open up an under-served market of home buyers & sellers.

Real Estate Agents

blog & info

Helpful Resources

The OT Realtor is BACK!

The OT Realtor is BACK!

  When building something worth wild, it takes TIME. 3 years ago, I decided to go out on a limb and make the transition from full time clinical OT (with patients that I LOVED), to real estate. I had the very narrow mindset that I would advocate for, and serve...

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The Power of Home

The Power of Home

What comes to mind when you hear the phrase “power of home”? This is the interview question that we have presented to many industry leaders who have so graciously given us their time over the past couple of weeks. Chelsia Bradley, an Occupational Therapy student from...

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Professional Listing Photos

Professional Listing Photos

A NON NEGOTIABLE when listing your home… PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS/VIDEO! According to NAR, (National Association of Realtors), 93% of buyers see their home ONLINE, first. Therefore, your FIRST showing takes place ONLINE. Buyers will decide whether or not that want to see...

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