Karin O'Quinn - Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate Agent

Karin O'Quinn

  • Personal Photo 0
  • Personal Photo 1
  • Personal Photo 2
  • Personal Photo 3
  • Personal Photo 4
  • Personal Photo 5
  • Personal Photo 6
  • Personal Photo 7

About Me

Living the life of a ski racing family in Vail, Colorado was a dream come true.  Karin first came to Vail for a college spring break in 1984. In 1985, she decided to take a semester off of school and lived in Vail with her sister who was a school teacher at Red Sandstone Elementary School. After attending San Diego State University for a degree in Journalism, Karin moved back to her home town of Alexandria, Virginia and worked in Washington, DC for an educational software development company.  A business trip to Denver, Colorado brought back the memories of the Town of Vail.  She moved back to Colorado to work in software development for Quark, Inc. in Denver.   She married (at the Vail Interfaith Chapel), had two girls and lived in Genesee, Colorado.  With a second home in Vail, her kids began to enjoy ski racing.  Before long, she was living back in Vail so her kids could attend the Vail Ski & Snowboard Academy.

With her employment at the Town of Avon in the Building and Planning Department, and her fractional sales/timeshare experience at the Wyndham in Avon, she was able to watch through the years as the planning and development of Avon became a reality and as the small town of Vail grew from the 1980’s to the Vail Valley it is today. 

Being able to share this passion of the Vail Valley with her clients, providing extensive knowledge of the area and making finding or selling a home a pleasant experience are all part of why Karin became a real estate professional. You can usually find her enjoying life out on the ski slopes, skinning up Meadow Mountain, rafting the Eagle River, biking Vail Pass, hiking the local trails, or attending the fun events of the Vail Valley!  

Email Me

Eagle
Thirty minutes from the slopes of Vail and Beaver Creek, the charming town of Eagle has become a destination all its own. World-class outdoor recreation includes mountain biking, fly-fishing, horseback riding, off-road motorized trails, hunting,...
Taco Talk
Our Favorite Tacos in the Valley Rocky Mountain Taco With two permanent truck locations in Avon and EagleVail, Rocky Mountain Taco provides the perfect lunch time break or after work snack....
The Local's Perspective Newsletter
Stay in the loop with things to do, monthly market updates and more.
SSF Mobile App
Don't miss out on your perfect home, search properties on the go and be notified in real time when a property that matches your criteria hits the market.