The Paris Group NW Team
Paris Sakas - Owner/President
Besides growing up with family rentals and over a decade of managing a large 100 property portfolio of treasured family homes, luxury estates and investment real estate at Windermere...
Paris passionately leads her team of professional property management experts with vast corporate experience as an operations and sales executive, service business owner, certified project/contract manager, business analyst and consultant specializing in turnarounds, startups and growth initiatives to effectively guide our clients to rental success.
We take our commitment to our customers very seriously and treat every property just like it is our own! Sit back and enjoy being a landlord. We've got this.
John Sakas - Owner/Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
John brings over 35 years of experience managing business and technology, starting in residential and commercial lending, continuing in the insurance industry, to most recently in a senior operations position with a leading global provider of comprehensive IT solutions.
John works behind the scenes providing the leadership and management experience necessary to ensure the company has the proper operational and administrative controls in place to effectively run company operations. He believes strong business processes coupled with technology lead to real solutions.
John's mantra: "It would be the right thing to do".
Mark Oppfelt - Designated Broker
Mark was the obvious choice to serve as our designated broker, having 15 years of diverse real estate experience from flipping homes, land development, and residential sales to 6 years as the designated broker for a prominent Bellevue property management firm. He has first hand knowledge of how to remodel a kitchen, build a new home, manage a rental and even purchase distressed properties.
Prior to real estate, Mark developed a highly successful career in technology sales, holding positions in executive sales leadership, business development and project management.
Mark has proven a valuable resource to our agents in serving their clients, allowing Paris to focus on building a progressive, client focused firm that serves and empowers our brokers to succeed.
Kelsey Edgmon - Property Manager
Kelsey joined our high volume, luxury property management team 6 years ago after cutting her teeth in customer service and real estate sales. She jumped right in, co listing 5-12 properties per month, assisting in managing a 100 property portfolio and working as our inspection specialist, meanwhile building up her own small book of business. She is very organized, hardworking and detail oriented, dedicated to providing both her owner and tenant clients with exceptional customer service.
Kelsey and her husband David grew up in the Kennydale, Renton area and recently purchased a beautiful farm outside of Maple Valley. When not out showing and managing rentals, you can find her there taking care of her animals, surrounded by family and friends.
Misti Colcleaser / APM Help Bookkeeping
APM Help Bookkeeping handles all our daily accounting and reporting functions. They are the nationwide industry experts on Appfolio accounting and processes. Our assigned bookkeeper, Misti is a close member of our service team, backed up by the expertise and support of nearly 100 APM specialists. She has over a decade of experience, is smart, creative, responsive and highly customer service oriented...helping PGNW to better serve our owners, tenants, vendors and property managers.
Please direct all accounting questions to your property manager. They are the most knowledgeable on all aspects of your rental property, including financial transactions.