bio/Colleen Holmes

About Colleen

Having been in sales, management and the real estate profession for over 30 years, Colleen is the Real Estate Broker and proud Owner/License Partner of Engel & Vӧlkers Lake Placid Real Estate, a successful full-service residential and commercial real estate brokerage with a hospitality driven vacation rental business and powerful global network. Colleen leads a sales team of professional real estate advisors, motivating and inspiring them to give their best performance and find success. Colleen is a highly optimistic skilled negotiator and mediator, engaging and curious by nature. She enjoys working with people, loves good conversation, solving problems, and is fascinated by the ever-evolving real estate industry and the value that Realtors bring to the marketplace. Colleen’s deep knowledge of the local housing market and extensive real estate experience can help buyers and sellers on all levels with any number of different requirements. Real estate is a results-based business that is bought and sold because of life events. At the end of the day, nothing moves without the business of real estate. It’s this premise that drives Colleen’s passion for supporting her team and helping clients through this often complex process, keeping things moving forward, closing deals and starting them on a new journey. She feels incredibly blessed to have raised her family in Lake Placid and wants everyone to experience the outdoor adventure, scenic beauty and tranquility of the Adirondack Mountain Region, our heaven on earth!