Catherine comes to Sotheby's with a solid reputation for providing exceptional service to both sellers and buyers, in all price ranges. Along with her husband Robert Bourelle, this couple has developed The Bourelle Team, offering a customized, top-tier level of luxury service to their new and existing clientele. This dynamic team has consistently ranked as top producers in the real estate industry.
Over the past decade of working in real estate, Catherine has worked with first time home buyers, people looking to up-size, and others who are down-sizing. Catherine has had great success working with buyers making their first real estate purchase, and enjoys educating and guiding her clients through the process. She is also astute to the financial and emotional challenges senior clients face when they sell a long-held family home.
Catherine and Robert both hold the esteemed Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS) designation, recognized as the mark of accomplishment in luxury markets around the world and demonstrating success and recognition in the TOP 10% of the local market, In addition, Catherine and Robert have been individually awarded entry into the Million Dollar GUILD™ . This recognition assures high-net-worth-individuals that real estate professionals who have achieved GUILD status are remarkably knowledgeable, experienced, and have the unique skills necessary to meet and exceed expectations for today’s most discerning luxury buyers and sellers.
Prior to entering real estate, Catherine earned a Master's degree and worked in Western and Central Canada , as well as Michigan, as a disability & rehabilitation counsellor. Catherine is an excellent choice for working with people who may have specific needs & living requirements.
Clients have described Catherine as trustworthy, knowledgeable, diplomatic and professional. Client communication and a quick understanding of client needs are the foundation for Catherine's exceptional service. Catherine has traveled extensively throughout the world with family and appreciates and is respectful of cultural nuances.
Catherine has a solid understanding of the South Mississauga market, and sits on several local committees. In addition to the south Mississauga area, Catherine offers real estate services to Mississauga, Oakville, Etobicoke and Toronto. With a family of two young adults, three cats and a French bulldog, Catherine is comfortable in all homes, and with all family members.
One of the things I have always believed is that if you do what you love and do it well, you will be successful.
Robert brings to Sotheby’s International Realty Canada more than 25 years of Sales and Negotiating experience including almost 10 years of experience working with top producing Real Estate teams in Mississauga and Oakville, as well as more than 10 years in Sales working for an International Fortune 500 company in the Logistics and Brokerage business. Robert and Catherine formed The Bourelle Team with Sotheby's International Realty to provide an exceptional level of local real estate service.
Robert’s clients have described him as honest, hard working, patient, straight forward and knowledgeable with a friendly approach.
Robert has been active in the Mississauga community over the years, coaching minor league hockey and baseball in Lorne Park, Port Credit, and Clarkson. Robert continues to play hockey and enjoys playing golf, cooking, yoga, travelling and watching the Blue Jays. Robert and his wife Catherine have been members of the Port Credit Yacht Club since 2001 and are proud sponsors of the Learn to Sail Program.
Robert and Catherine have two children, three cats and their newest addition to the family, a French Bulldog, Joey. They have proudly lived and worked in South Mississauga for the past 20 years.
Charleigh was quite literally born into real estate. With her father a construction executive, and her mother an established interior designer, the nature of the industry comes naturally to her. After graduating as an Ontario scholar from one of the most premier independent schools in the country, Charleigh then took her studies out east to Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She later finished her education at York University in Toronto for Communications and Media. Charleigh was eager to complete her real estate licensing courses and did so with exemplary results. She got her start in real estate working as an assistant to the Bourelle Team in the Mississauga Sotheby's office. This exposure to the industry only furthered her passion and she later joined the team as a full time salesperson.
Charleigh has been an admirer of Sotheby's brand since she was young and couldn't have imagined a more well suited brokerage. Her passion for interior design has proven to be useful in her real estate career and has given her a unique perspective when looking at properties and their potential.
Living in Paris, France as a young adult only intensified Charleigh's love for design, architecture and the French culture and language. Charleigh has strong roots in her city and is constantly building new relationships across the GTA. Her driven and outgoing personality makes her the ideal sales representative for all of her client's real estate needs.
Karen was born and raised in Mississauga. She appreciates the value of real estate both from an investment standpoint and from the point of view of finding he perfect place to call home. Her exceptional people skills have resulted in her receiving return customers and referrals. When you partner with Karen, you can be sure that your interests come first. She listens carefully and asks all the questions she needs in order to be absolutely certain of your expectations. She works all areas of the GTA. Karen speaks Cantonese and Mandarin.