Searching for your piece of paradise, whether it’s a vacation on the beach of finding that lifetime “vacation” – an enviable home, Chesapeake Properties combines 30 years of local real estate experience with the highest professional ethics and one-on-one personal service. An early visionary who ignored the naysayers, in 1996, Kim Starr, broker/owner immediately fell in love with Cape Charles moved in and opened her business. She saw then the gem the historic beach town has now become and delights in sharing her discovery with families, retirees, and savvy investors who marvel that such a place still exists. Kim’s clients receive her same dedication and enthusiasm when finding a $20,000 lot or securing million dollar properties.
Having been on the ground floor of the town’s rebirth, Kim has extensive expertise on property value/real estate trends. She works at length with clients to obtain state and federal historic tax credits and helps new business receive substantial money back through Virginia’s “enterprise zone” program. While many realtors won’t, Kim does assist buyers and sellers in short sales and foreclosures while always putting her clients first. Chesapeake Properties was one of the first companies here to offer vacation rental properties. Taking care of all the details for you, finding your dream vacation will be as stress-free as your coastal retreat. “I wake up smiling in a place that is lovely, friendly and so unique,” says Kim. “It’s very gratifying to see how happy my clients, now friends, are years after purchasing their homes.”