About Me

Karol Hess has been helping people buy and sell homes for more than 40 years. With her knowledge of the Howard County real estate market, you know you are in good hands. Karol is hard working, enthusiastic and dedicated to her clients. She is always available to answer any questions that come up during the home-buying and selling processes.

To expand her real estate skills, Karol has attended various real estate classes and seminars. She has earned such designations as Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Graduate, REALTOR® Institute (GRI) and Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES). This continuous education keeps her ahead of other REALTORS® in the Columbia, Ellicott City, Clarksville and Howard County area. Karol has served on the Howard County Association of REALTORS Board of Directors. She has chaired the HCAR Legislative Committee and served on the Maryland Association of REALTORS(r) Legislative Committee.Karol was awarded the REALTOR(r) EMERITA designation demonstrating over 40 years service to the real estate community.

Karol´s knowledge and experience of Howard County comes from living and working for many years in the area. She and her husband, Jamie, raised their children in Columbia. Karol participates in many community activities and visit with their adult sons and their families. When she isn´t working, Karol remains busy as a member of  the Village in Howard, as well as being an active member at her church, St. John United Methodist-Presbyterian Church. Whether you plan to buy or sell a home, Karol will use the best real estate resources available to assist you. For sellers, Karol will help you get your home ready for showing and market your home to get the best price. For buyers, she will find out what features you want or need in a new home and use that information to search available listings in Howard, Baltimore, Carroll, Anne Arundel, Frederick, and Montgomery counties.

Karol Hess
CUMMINGS & CO. Realtors
Real Estate Consultant
MD License Number: 48829
CUMMINGS & CO. Realtors


5950 Symphony Woods Way #210
Columbia, MD 21044
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