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About Carole

"Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it." Henry David Thoreau

Carole Swartz is recognized as a professional and successful Cape Cod real estate broker. During her 28-year career, she has earned a reputation for competence, integrity and high standards of client advocacy while providing thoughtful and caring guidance for her clients.  

Buying or selling real estate is a significant event. Carole considers it a privilege to be a part of every client's experience. Her relationship with those clients, and her love and familiarity with Cape Cod guide the advice and direction she provides.

National Association of Realtors Designations/Certifications:

  • ABR, Accredited Buyer's Representative

  • CRS,Certified Residential Specialist

  • e-PRO Certified 

  • GRI, Graduate, Realtor Institute

  • PMN, Performance Management Network

  • GRI, Graduate, Realtor Institute

  • RSPS, Resort and Second Home Property Specialist


  • Kinlin Grover Company Award Recipient, Osterville office: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Top Producer Award, Kinlin Grover, Chatham office: 2002, 2001

  • Top Selling Agent Award, Kinlin Grover, Chatham office: 2000

  • Women’s Council of Realtors; President, Cape Cod & Islands Chapter, 1992 & 1993

  • Women’s Council of Realtors; Member of the Year, Cape Cod & Islands Chapter, 1993

  • Women’s Council of Realtors; Secretary, Massachusetts State Chapter, 1994 & 1995

  • Realtor/Lender Committee; Chairperson, Cape Cod & Islands Board of Realtors, 1993 & 1994

  • Recognition for Outstanding Cooperation & Support, Cape Cod & Islands Board of Realtors, 1991


  • 1988 MA Licensed Real Estate Salesperson

  • 1992 MA LIcensed Real Estate Broker

  • Kinlin Grover Real Estate affiliation: 1999, Chatham

  • Grievance Committee, Cape Cod & Islands Association of Realtors: 2001-2007

  • Professional Standards Committee, MA Association of Realtors: 2007

  • Professional Standards Commitee, Cape Cod & Islands Association of Realtors: 2008-present

  • Broker Executive Assistant for top producing agent/team specializing in luxury, waterfront real estate, Kinlin Grover, Osterville: June, 2003- February, 2009

  • Basic Mediation Skills Training: 2012

  • Member, Women's Council of Realtors


Carole is an avid swimmer, enjoys her home gardens, reading, Civil War interest, Cape Cod Chorale -member & board member, and especially jaunts to her special places on Cape Cod to walk and write.