With devoted hard work and finely honed expertise, Philadelphia real estate expert Kristen Foote delivers a custom client experience carefully designed to exceed expectation for buyers, sellers, renters and investors. She connects quickly and easily to people from all walks of life, and she truly considers it an honor to be a part of their major life transitions and financial investments.
Kristen is known for crafting beautiful and impactful marketing efforts for each sales listing, and buyers and renters rely on her encyclopedic understanding of the ever-evolving market. Since earning her real estate license in 2006, Kristen is veteran of Philadelphia real estate and a consistent top producer, she is a resource not only to her loyal clients and peers, but also to media outlets who regularly seek out her knowledge on local trends and insights.
Raised by diplomat parents, Kristen lived overseas for 19 years including in the Czech Republic, France, Spain, Portugal and Switzerland. She studied communications at George Washington University, and she's currently pursuing her broker's license at the Temple University School of Real Estate. Kristen has lived in Rittenhouse Square for more than a decade, and when she's not hard at work for her clients, she loves traveling the world.
Additionally, Kristen is a Guild Member of The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing™ as a Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist™. This designation is part of an international network of real estate professionals who specialize in the luxury market.
As a Philadelphia native and longtime Center City resident, Michael offers an exhaustive understanding of the vibrant real estate market and the many local enclaves. Coupled with his extensive experience in client management, innovative PR & marketing strategy and proactive media relations, Michael commands unprecedented success for Philadelphia buyers and sellers in all price ranges.
A graduate of Temple University’s Fox School of Business, Michael quickly earned his stripes at one of New York City’s most competitive, fast-paced agencies where he solved PR challenges across multiple industries. Michael brings to clients a unique blend of PR and collaborative marketing strategy, understanding the synergistic benefit in working with not only real estate industry stakeholders to bring a deal to the table, but a mix of media relations, influencer engagement and partnership development with lifestyle leaders to effectively build buzz and market your home.
Knowing that no two clients are alike, Michael thrives on being creative and quick-thinking to deliver highly customized plans to all buyers and sellers. As a valued member of the Kristen Foote & Co. team at Compass, Michael effortlessly combines his keen eye for design and architecture with a genuine passion for helping clients navigate to somewhere as special as home.
Michael is enthusiastic about his local community, whether he is serving on the Young Friends of Rittenhouse Planning Committee or volunteering his time with local and national LGBTQ+ non-profit organizations, you'll find him bopping around town likely with his dog, Juice, by his side.
Client Testimonial: It was a great pleasure to work with Michael. Showing the apartment, discussing the conditions and signing the contract was at the highest level. Thanks to Michael, we now live in our dream apartment, with the most beautiful view of the city! - Karina S. & Dmytro M.
Karen Mooney joined Kristen Foote & Co. from the commercial real estate sector where she served as the lead Senior Communications Specialist with Cushman & Wakefield’s U.S. Marketing & Communications group for the Mid-Atlantic Region. She was responsible for new business development, communications and marketing in Pennsylvania, Delaware, and South New Jersey.
Prior to her career in real estate, Karen served as an Account Manager at Thomson, a global provider of integrated information-based technology solutions where she provided cost-effective solutions and customized information technology systems to clients in North, Central, South America, the United Kingdom and Spain.
Karen earned her Bachelor of Science degree in English Writing from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. She is a licensed Real Estate Professional, Notary and holds the LEED Green Associate designation from the USGBC.
In her spare time, Karen enjoys sports, dining and attending local events with her husband Rich. She is an active volunteer supporting programs such as Wintershelter, American Cancer Society and Philabundance.