In 2014, Karyn Kovaly & Hayley Grant joined forces, bringing together a combined 30 years of friendship, real estate, and interior design expertise and a commitment to excellence to create the Grant Group. And suddenly...

"Real estate just got a little more exciting!"

Today, the Grant Group team has grown to include experts in real estate, staging & interior design, along with those in marketing, communications, and social media to best attract buyers for your home. Contact us today to see how our team is uniquely designed to meet your needs.

Our Team

Karyn Kovaly, ASID, Realtor & Certified Home Stager

Karyn's venture with Grant Group follows 24 years as the Principal/Lead Designer for Granite Bay Interior Design.  She is an an award-winning entrepreneur whose business sense and design expertise are matched only by a passion for delivering interiors that are at the heart of livable style. 

With timeless, sophisticated taste, Karyn offers classic design with transitional flair and clean lines. Her ability to transform residential interiors by layering color, shape, and texture has earned her the respect of her discriminating clientele. Karyn’s impeccable eye for space planning and design is combined with her knowledge of project management that differentiates her from other interior designers. 

Karyn has a Bachelor of Arts degree from California State University, Sacramento.  She is an ASID Interior Designer who has served a wide variety of residential and commercial clients in her career. 

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Hayley Grant, Realtor & Certified Home Design

Hayley is known and trusted by many throughout the greater Northern California region. Her customer relations remain unmatched, her enthusiasm, zeal, and a genuine interest in the widespread field of real estate keep her at the top of her game. She is an expert in the field of luxury homes --a seasoned professional, she understands the magnitude of a buyer's first impression and its impact on their commitment to a purchase.

By utilizing the latest technological advances available, Hayley can react immediately to her clients' needs and to changes in the market place. Hayley gets the exposure of her inventory and listings to reach the target market in a timely and effective manner. And her unparalleled negotiating skills have proven an invaluable asset time and again.

Hayley is an Accredited Staging Professional and currently a member of the Association of Realtors and of the Home Staging Professionals. 

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Keri Lopez, Communications & Marketing Director

Keri brings over 15 years of communications experience to the team, working to customize each listing individually in social and print media to attract the right buyer at the right time. A graduate of the University of California, Davis with degrees in Linguistics and German, Keri's passion for communication stems from a lifetime of travel and exposure to foreign countries, cultures, and design. Her portfolio includes numerous communications and design awards, award winning publications, and dozens of companies for whom her brand build & communications expertise have proven successful. Recently she launched her own communications & design company, Creative Ember. Follow the Grant Group team on Instagram or Facebook to get a peek at what our communications & marketing team can do, and contact us today to get started on featuring your home!