Featured Realtor: Kylah Boyd Focuses Her Many Talents on a Career in Real Estate

Kylah Boyd Featured Realtor

We love meeting rookies in this business, and with how hot our market is, more and more talented professionals are choosing a career in real estate. It’s no wonder that we often find go-getters from brokerages all over Dallas, but it seems like the team at Vivo Realty in Uptown is full of young, hungry agents like Kylah Boyd.

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Jump to learn more about Vivo Realty’s Kylah Boyd!

CandysDirt.com: So, where are you from?
Kylah Boyd: Indianapolis, Indiana! Then to San Antonio, Amarillo, and finally … Dallas, Texas!

CD: So, how did you get into real estate? What’s your specialty?
KB: I graduated with a degree in Graphic Design, then went back to school for insurance sales, and then computer information systems technology. I dabbled in jobs such as insurance claims processing, pharmacy technician, customer service management, payroll administration, insurance sales, and marketing/advertising for various companies. It was after all of this, that I realized that while I had a passion for sales/marketing/advertising, I needed to find a job that would allow me to combine all of this into one. So I decided to study and become a licensed real estate agent so that I could continue to use my experience.

CD: Where is home for you in Dallas?
KB: The State Thomas area in Uptown!

CD: And you drive a … let me guess, Range Rover?
KB: Not really a Range Rover girl! Right now, I drive a Scion TC. I like to keep it simple, and of course, the gas mileage is great too!

CD: What’s your favorite ‘hood in Dallas and why?
KB: Uptown, of course! Where there is always something to do, and anything is in walking distance, and the food/drink possibilities are endless!

CD: What was your best/highest sale?
KB: Wouldn’t you like to know? 🙂

CD: Likewise, what was your most challenging or memorable transaction?
KB: My most memorable transaction was being able to help a friendly young couple in need of a place to live. Makes me happy to be able to help others, and to know they have found a place they can call “home.”

CD: Tell us: What was the most interesting thing to happen to you while working with a client?
KB: I had a clients vehicle break down while in between showings. So, in the middle of the evening Dallas traffic, we jump started their car.

CD: How quickly have you ever turned a house?
KB: A work in progress!

CD: How much did you sell last year?
KB: Negative ghost rider. This is my first year in this amazing business!

CD: What words of wisdom do you often share with clients?
KB: I don’t tell any one client the same thing over and over again. I am a down-to-earth, realistic, to-the-point kind of person. I am honest with my clients, and tell them the facts, not necessarily what they want to hear. “Do unto others as you would have them unto you,” right?

CD: If you ever change careers for an encore you’ll…
KB: This is my last stop for me, Real Estate until the end.

CD: Do you have a second home? If so, where?
KB: It’s good to have goals to aspire to, right? 🙂