Born and raised in Bellingham, Washington, Sue graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Arts degree and later graduated with a Master of Arts degree from Western Washington University. A former college teacher, waitress, and literary magazine editor, Sue has been a full-time Realtor since 1992. All of those years have been with Windermere/Whatcom.
Committed to her clients, Sue's business is more than 95% referrals and past clients. Sue is a three-year recipient (2005, 2006 and 2007) of the "Best in Client Satisfaction" award as featured in Seattle Magazine, one of only two Whatcom County agents to receive this award. Sue takes seriously the responsibly she has to her clients to educate them thoroughly about the market, prepare them to be successful buyers and sellers, and see their transactions through to the end. Her follow-through and communication are exceptional, as she firmly believes clients need and deserve to be informed. Sue has genuine care and concern for her clients. Her goal is to cultivate her clients as "clients for life" by providing superior service, exceptional knowledge, and a positive outcomes philosophy.
Sue is an active supporter of the Whatcom County Humane Society, Evergreen AIDS Foundation, Allied Arts, Slum Doctor Programme, Whatcom Land Trust, Windermere Foundation and a host of other community and charitable causes. She feels giving back to the community is a responsibilty we all share; not only does a portion of each of her transactions go to the Windermere Foundation, a fund to assist those with housing needs and emergencies in the community, but Sue pledges an additional portion of each commission to local causes like the ones listed above.
While being committed to excellence in her work and in her community support, Sue also really LOVES her career and work. Her enthusiasm for her clients and their properties is genuine. She enjoys getting to know her clients, and values the trust that they put in her. If you're interested in a Realtor who has a verified record of success, a vast range of knowledge, a boundless amount of energy, a genuine concern for your needs, and a committment to excellence, Sue Hilton may be the Realtor for you.