Karen Baldwin she is smiling at the camera. She is a Broker Associate on the Cynthia Howe Gajewski Team at Beyond Properties Realty.

Karen Baldwin


Broker Associate

Cynthia Howe Gajewski Team 

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As a life-long Oak Parker, Karen is passionate about the Oak Park area. She is personable, dedicated, reliable, detail-oriented and understands the desire to find just the right fit in a home or property. She is very good at seeing “beyond” the decorating and finding the potential in your future space.

Karen has been a highly regarded freelance editor for nearly 20 years. With a Communication background, she brings a great attention to detail, adherence to deadlines and the juggling skills to get work accomplished in a timely manner. She has also completed the Certified Financial Planner designation and has been involved in village committees (Citizens Involvement Committee, Community Relations Committee, Ike-290 Committee) and the United Way Allocations Committee.

As her children begin to spread their wings, she wants more meaning in her professional life; helping clients find their perfect home fulfills that drive. She will work hard for you and is excited to help you find that special place.



What Her Client's Say

“I was feeling like finding a new home was impossible, but with Karen’s proficiency and attentiveness I was easily able to navigate new areas of the city with her by my side with confidence and reassurance throughout the entire process! If you are feeling uneasy and need a new place right now, or have been looking for quite sometime - feeling discouraged that nothing is meeting your needs - call Karen now!”

- Maddie B., 8/30/22 via Zillow

“Karen is amazing! My husband and I were looking for our first home and needed to find something quickly. We were 6 months pregnant and had 4 months left on our lease. She was so focused and dedicated to helping our family find the right home. She was always responsive, upbeat, and she got things DONE. She's a go getter and all around great person. We loved having her as our realtor. Couldn't imagine anyone else doing a better job than her.”

- Tilesha N., 1/29/22 via Zillow