About Karen E. Bail

Karen E. Bail

Realtor® Broker

Get To Know Me

Designations: Certified International Property Specialist, ePro, Trans National Certificate

Karen E. Bail offers years of real estate experience and intimate knowledge of the Big Island. Her confidence in all aspects of real estate, combined with her diligence, creativity, and integrity, assures clients they are receiving the best possible service. Karen provides the most current and accurate market information, tapping into her vast network of industry professionals. She continually draws from her extensive marketing experience to offer creative marketing strategies and produce impeccably high-quality marketing materials. As an e-Pro certified Realtor®, she utilizes state-of-the-art marketing technology, resources, and tools. 

Early in Karen's career, she became a top producer with some of the island’s best-known real estate firms, and consistently maintains her record of excellence. Karen has experience selling all types of properties in all types of market climates, whether it be a first home, vacation condo, luxury oceanfront estate, the perfect investment or commercial development property, ranch land, or even that unique and ideal spot that may not even be available on the open market. Karen is certified with the Trans National Referral Council and is also a Certified International Property Specialist these specialties give Karen the scope and ability to assist with real estate needs beyond just the Big Island, yet she enjoys nothing more than sharing her love of the culture and spirit of Hawaii with her clients.

In her free time, Karen enjoys gardening, growing orchids, gourmet cooking and baking, hiking, keeping fit, traveling the world, and spending time with her family.

  • A resident of Hawaii since 1967
  • A resident of the Island of Hawaii (the Big Island) since 1977
  • Graduate of the University of Hawaii
  • Hilo Bachelor of Science in Tropical Agriculture with a minor study in Business Administration
  • Special knowledge of unique locales from many years of living and exploring this special place
  • Cumulative experiences from working for the State and County Governments and a local law firm add depth to my ability to facilitate a great variety of real estate transactions
  • Previews International Specialist
    International client base and agent network
  • Selling real estate since 1989
  • Oceanfront gems in various island locales
  • Taking the time to find a dream property whether it is a home, estate, land, or condo listening to my clients so I can find the special place they are looking for
  • Development opportunities by drawing from my resources developed through past experiences and knowledge
  • Land purchases, ranging from sites for single-family homes to farms to secret spots for hidden private estates
  • Luxury home buyers appreciate my many valuable relationships within the industry and the private sector, offering the opportunity to purchase properties, not on the open market
  • Sharing "secret spots" discovered through living on this island of Hawaii for almost 30 years. Also my ability to share the secret spots of Oahu where I grew up
  • Locating family homes
  • Specialized marketing that connects my listings to the right buyer
  • Having a win-win attitude makes closing a smooth process
  • The ability to present international opportunities through my Certified International Property Specialist affiliation
  • Oceanfront property throughout the island of Hawaii
  • Kohala Coast resorts and luxury communities
  • Locating development property
  • North Kohala homes and land
  • Hamakua homes and land
  • Kailua-Kona property of all kinds
  • Waikoloa property of all kinds
  • Waimea property of all kinds
  • Secret Spots island wide
  • Top Producer Coldwell Banker Maryl Realty 2008
  • Top Five Producer Coldwell Banker Maryl Realty 2007, 2009
  • International Presidents Circle
  • International Sterling Society
  • Vacation/Second
  • Farm & Ranch
  • Buyer Representative
  • Luxury Properties
  • Relocation
  • New Homes
  • Retirement
  • First Time Buyers
  • Recreational
  • Lot/Land
  • E-Pro

Work With Us

Karen provides the most current and accurate market information, tapping into her vast network of industry professionals. She continually draws from her extensive marketing experience to offer creative marketing strategies and produce impeccably high-quality marketing materials.