Sara Carlson
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Sara Carlson

Licensed In IA
C.
O.
Muscatine Office
226 E. 2nd Street, Muscatine, IA 52761

    
Thank you for visiting my website! I have been in the Real Estate business for over 17 years now and love every thing about it! I was born and raised in Moline, Illinois and now reside in Muscatine, Iowa with my husband. We have 2 children, ages 20 & 23 and a golden retreiver named Lola. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marketing, from Millikin University in Decatur, Illinois. My husband is also a Custom home builder and owns Carlson Custom Homes. 

To earn a designation, a Realtor has taken coursework and demonstrated specific skills, performance, and knowledge in a particular area of the Real Estate industry. My designations are as follows:

  • CRS, Certified Residential Specialist: Only the top 4% of Realtors nationwide achieve this designation
  • ASP, Accredited Staging Professional: Trained by the inventor of "staging"
  • CHMS, Certified Home Marketing Specialist: Staging and pricing to result in higher selling prices in reduced marketing time
  • Ninja Specialist: Advanced sales training and way of life! Ask me about my Ninja training!

I spend time giving back to the community and have volunteered for the Muscatine schools; Muskie Boosters Board Member & officer; Cake Auction Chair and Newcomers Club. I have also been a Muscatine Board of Realtors Member since 2003, past officer & Chair of PR committee; Enjoy volunteering for Special Olympics, United Way, Salvation Army, Junior Achievement, and Meals on Wheels.

In my spare time I enjoy watching movies and do anything that involves laughter! Hope to meet with you soon! 

Designations

  • Certified Residential Specialist
  • Accredited Staging Professional
  • Ninja Specialist
  • Certified Home Marketing Specialist
  • e-PRO

Awards

  • Masters Club - 2018
  • Triple Diamond Club 2017 & 2016
  • Double Diamond Club
  • Top selling Realtor in Muscatine since 2006
  • Award winner for Excellence in Service
  • Top Sales, Top Lister, Top Referrals
  • Top Ruhl Mortgage
  • Top AHS Home Warranties

Specialties

  • I specialize in Residential properties, New home construction, Relocation services, Buyers and Sellers.
What my clients say about me

Testimonials

5 Stars

Jamie Golden

We have been using Sarah Carlson for our last 3 home purchases, and have developed a priceless trust and friendship with her! She really delivers on her efforts , and provides an incredible service! We...

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5 Stars

Pat Van Wey

Sara Carlson is the best! She patiently and lovingly searched for homes to meet my needs and then expanded my horizons a bit. She found the perfect home for me. She never pushed but when asked for advice...

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5 Stars

Darrell Weden

Sara Carlson and Blake Eller (Ruhl Mortgage) should be get double five stars for their help with providing innovative solutions to the sale of my house!

5 Stars

Michele & David Kleinheksel

Sara was great. Very professional and thorough on the details beginning to end. Highly recommend her!

5 Stars

Jonathan Goble

Sara was amazing, she went above and beyond to make the selling process as easy as possible.

5 Stars

Eric & Dana Evans

Sara Carlson did a fantastic job as our Realtor. I am so glad we met her at an open house and proceeded forward with her as our Realtor. She was able to how us so many houses within our price range, but...

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5 Stars

Jonathan & Caitlyn Kinney

Sara Carlson was professional and thoughtful from beginning to end! She continues to show how much she cares about her clients by remaining in close contact even after closing. We cannot imagine doing...

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5 Stars

James Golden

We've bought and sold several houses through Sara over the years. We are always well represented by Sara. She is always very professional, polite and her experience is evident. Would recommend Sara and...

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5 Stars

Michael & Mary Shouse

My husband's disability required us to find a home that better fit his physical needs. As a result that process of selling a buying a home fell mostly on my shoulders. Sara was there for me at every step...

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5 Stars

William & Jennifer Rosin

Sara is amazing! She has gone for above and beyond our expectations and is still willing to help us out as we navigate a new community. Highest praise for her as a realtor and even more so as a great person!!!

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5 Stars

Charles Goodman

Sara was excellent. I highly recommend using her.

5 Stars

Jeremy Tinkler

Sarah was awesome throughout the whole process. She was very personable yet professional during the transaction. She made the selling process very easy for us, so we could keep the stress levels at a minimum....

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5 Stars

Michelle Eickhoff

Sarah was excellent! This was a difficult situation for me and she made it smooth and easy. She went above and beyond my expectations.

5 Stars

James & Victoria Hartman

Sara is great! Very helpful, great communication, couldn't be more satisfied! Great job!

5 Stars

James & Erin Elwood

Sara has been wonderful helping us connect in our new hometown. She's shared her favorite restaurants, community resources, doctors, and services. With Sara, our file didn't just close with the house,...

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5 Stars

Howard Webb

We were impressed with Sara Carlson's knowledge and professionalism. She provided excellent service before, during, and after the sale. We would not hesitate to recommend her services to anyone.

5 Stars

Nathan & Amy Kjolshing

Sara was amazing to work with! Thank you!

5 Stars

Gary & Lynn Scherer

Sara was always so encouraging and helpful to get our lot listed and sold. She kept us up to date weekly or monthly - her enthusiasm gave us great confidence we would get our lot sold. Thank you Sara!

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5 Stars

Bennett & Allison Coffman

Sara is amazing! Thanks for making our home selling process so easy & stress free.

5 Stars

Nancy Todd

Sara Carlson and Wendy Ingram worked great together in the selling of my house. Both are excellent agents and would recommend them both highly. They got me a full price offer the first day of my house...

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5 Stars

Lauren Beth Ehlers

Seamless, stress-free experience selling my home. Sara was on top of everything and always available. I wish she also worked in Bettendorf!!! Sara - you are the best. :) Thank you.

Sold For
$184,000
In 42 days
5 Stars

Adam and Jennifer C.

Sara is so professional and great to work with. Excellent experience! Will refer our friends and family!

Sold For
$210,000
In 82 days
5 Stars

Gary and Ellen L.

This is the second time we have worked with Sara Carlson and Ruhl&Ruhl. We have nothing but good things to say about our experiences with both and would recommend them to others.

Sold For
$155,000
5 Stars

Brian and Jenni E.

Sara was amazing. She communicated throughout the whole process and made sure I was informed. I would recommend her to anyone.

Sold For
$124,900
In 47 days
5 Stars

Ashley F.

Very satisfied with my first time home buying experience. Sara treated me as family rather than just a customer looking out for me and my needs. I greatly appreciated her dedication and genuine care she...

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Sold For
$250,000
In 77 days
5 Stars

Jared G. and Beth D.

Our realtor Sara Carlson was amazing. She worked with us at all times and days to make sure we got what we needed. We had total trust in her the whole process. She was very thorough and extremely nice...

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Sold For
$315,000
5 Stars

Bradley and Debra J.

Sara made it easy to sell our home. She is the only agent we considered to sell our house. She got the job done, even though the market wasn't great.

Sold For
$160,500
In 53 days
5 Stars

Lois W.

Sara Carlson was very kind and patient throughout the whole process. I couldn't have asked for a better Realtor. Thanks Sara!

Sold For
$199,900
In 83 days
5 Stars

Steve & Mary T.

Sara Carlson goes above and beyond to meet our needs and has been a valuable player in our relocation, making the move as easy as possible. She is professional, conscientious and thorough!

Sold For
$245,000
In 47 days
5 Stars

Joan B.

We had to sell our mother's house and a Muscatine friend referred us to Sara. She was sympathetic and understanding of our situation and had to deal with three sellers in three parts of the country. She...

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Sara Carlson

Licensed In IA
  • C.
  • O.
Muscatine Office

226 E. 2nd Street
Muscatine, IA 52761