About TeamW

karen hayes teamw vancouver island real estate realtorKaren Hayes - Realtor®

After an extensive career in banking and sales, Karen found her true calling in real estate. Her favourite part of her work has always been the planning process with her clients, and now her real estate clients can take advantage of her knowledge and experience as they plan to buy or sell their home.
Born and raised in Liverpool, England, Karen has called Qualicum Beach home with her family for over 25 years. Accordingly, She has extensive knowledge of the local area and real estate market, as well as the many amenities Vancouver Island has to offer.
From home staging to home improvement, Karen takes a hands-on approach to her role and she is always happy to share her experience to help you find your dream home or to prepare your property for viewing and sale. Karen also has personal experience buying and selling homes as well as managing a rental property, and can help guide you through doing the same. 
Outside of work, Karen enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and walking her dog through Vancouver Island’s great outdoors. She is committed to supporting you before, during, and after a home purchase or sale and can help you make this experience as stress-free as possible!
Susie Mattner TeamW Real Estate Vancouver Island

Susie Mattner - Realtor®

Born and raised in Vancouver, Susie has been enjoying the Island since 1981. In 2015 she made the big move and now calls Oceanside her "forever home".

Susie's background is in sales and marketing for over 20 years , with most her most recent as an award-winning sales representative with the Proctor and Gamble Group. Susie has also had much personal success through buying, renovating and selling property over the years, including a joint venture in a commercial building in New Westminster with her brother Klaus who has been a local German car mechanic in Qualicum Beach for many years.

Between her extensive work experience in building long-term trusted client relationships, and her truly being a "people person" along with a keen eye for real estate, it was all too obvious that becoming a Realtor® was a perfect match for her skills and interests. "Living the Island dream" has always been her mantra and putting an address to her client's dream is her forever mission and long-term goal. It's all about helping others get their dream home... whatever that may be.

 Irene Holland  - Unlicensed Assistant
Irene has lived in the Oceanside area for all her life and has enjoyed raising and spending time with her children, stepchildren, and grandchildren in the local community. Irene is a proud member of the Parksville Lions Club and is committed to being active and contributing to the community.

Irene started her career in the administrative side of Real Estate in 2001 when she began working as a Receptionist and Conveyancer for a local company. After four years in this role, Irene decided to focus her skills as an assistant to individual Realtors and small teams. Over the past 14 years, she has worked for four different Realtors, learning something new at every step along the way.

Irene enjoys working behind the scenes to support Karen and Susie and their clients. Irene’s expert administrative skills allow Karen and Susie to do what they do best, whether that’s helping a buyer find the perfect Vancouver Island home, or helping a seller take their property from JUST LISTED to SOLD.

"We look forward to working with you!"

Get In Touch

TeamW - Karen Hayes Personal Real Estate Corporation & Susie Mattner

Phone: (250) 927-9798 or (250) 228-1960

Toll Free: 1-800-224-5906


Office Info

679 Memorial Avenue  Qualicum Beach,  British Columbia  V9K 1T4 

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