Meet The Team
Sammy was born and raised in Phoenix. She has a Masters in Social Work and worked in not-for-profit management for 10 years until receiving her real estate license in 2004. In 2010, Sammy earned her broker’s license and in 2018 established Team Glassman. Sammy has gained the wisdom and expertise derived from multiple turns in the market, including the 2005 frenzy, the 2007-2012 crash and short sales/foreclosures, as well as the residential real estate shortage from 2020-2022 .
As an Associate Broker & Master Certified Negotiation Expert, Sammy confidently navigates and negotiates any deal, creates great trust with her clients, and offers a marketing and communication advantage. She studies market statistics so she can offer the latest data about the LOCAL market. And, as a Doctor Relocation Specialist (DRS Agent), she specializes in working with physicians and their families to access zero-down loans for homes in the best neighborhoods near the many hospitals in the Greater Phoenix Area.
Sammy has a diversified business, helping buyers and sellers at all price ranges from first-time-homeowners to luxury homebuyers/sellers. Her relationships and network in the real estate industry are an asset for both buyers and sellers. Anyone can have great partners but Sammy is unique in that her relationships, coupled with market experience, gets deals done.
Sammy currently lives in North Central Phoenix with her husband, Kyu, two children, Eliana and Jesse and dog, Luna. She enjoys fitness/yoga, travel, attending professional sporting events (Go Suns!) and volunteering with her family. As the wife of a restauranteur she also loves eating at locally owned restaurants.
Karaline brings over 20 years of marketing experience working with some of the world’s most recognized brands. By combining her extensive knowledge of advertising, sales and marketing with her passion for real estate, Karaline is able to provide Team Glassman clients the edge it takes to get the homes they want.
When it comes to buyers, Karaline likes to discover what lights them up about their future home. This unique and essential insight combined with an extensive understanding of Valley neighborhoods, as well as the vision to see the often hidden treasures of a home’s potential, results in finding that one perfect home that not only matches their budget, but their lifestyle too.
Karaline moved to the Valley in 1985 and considers herself an Arizona “native.” Her favorite part of the job is hands down the people she gets to meet and the relationships she builds. Her love for the outdoors keeps her active in her garden and on the trails, but otherwise, you will find her at home with her two boys, dog, and hedgehog.
With over 17 years as a licensed realtor and 8 of those years as a Transaction Coordinator, Coco is the industry’s best when it comes to keeping both buyers and sellers informed and on track throughout the documentation process. From the initial listing or offer to the close of escrow, her organization and extensive knowledge pave the way for a smooth transaction. She has worked alongside many of the top Realty One Group agents and teams in Maricopa County completing hundreds of transactions. Coco’s main goal is to provide the absolute best professional service with one of life’s most exciting and stressful experiences – buying and selling a home. She believes buyers and sellers deserve 100% dedication to their best interests and her accountability and genuine care provide this every step of the way.
Behind the scenes of Real Estate, Coco is married to Randy Whitaker (with Castle & Cooke Mortgage) and they have three daughters, two who attend ASU and the youngest at Pinnacle High School. They live in North Phoenix at Aviano in Desert Ridge. Coco earned a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from NAU and thoroughly enjoyed the years spent in the classroom. Real Estate became her second profession and has proven to be a continued success. Through personal experiences Coco has developed strong interpersonal skills, is a master at multitasking, and has a genuine sense of respect and care for people. A continued goal of hers is to strengthen and build her knowledge in this ever changing industry of Real Estate.
Starting her professional career as a dental hygienist and trained yoga instructor, Amy has always had a strong interest in the well being of people. She moved from Chicago to Scottsdale in 2016 and chose to pursue a career in real estate. Amy has always had a passion for buying, remodeling and selling at least 15 of her own personal homes. She genuinely exudes positive energy, happiness and wants to share it with those around her. With a gift of creativity she has an eye for interior design and an ability to find potential in any home.
Amy spent her childhood in the Chicago area, attended the University of Iowa and raised her children in Ann Arbor Michigan circling back to Chicago. Amy has embraced Arizona living residing in Cave Creek and currently Scottsdale for the past 7 years and especially loves helping out of state clients make Arizona their new home.
As a real estate professional she has successfully represented buyers, sellers and has also renovated homes through successful investments in real estate. Real estate has definitely become a lifestyle for Amy and she looks forward to the success ahead on Team Glassman!