We are always so thrilled to welcome someone new to our team and today we get to say three BIG welcomes.


Ryleigh Mynatt: Sales Coordinator

Ryleigh is originally from Denver, Colorado. After attending the University of Alabama, she decided to change her course and felt drawn to Boston’s real estate scene. Immediately after her relocation, she joined Focus Real Estate and pursued her Realtor’s license under the tutelage of Erik and Randal. Ryleigh embraces creativity and enjoys working in fast-paced environment that comes with a corner real estate office on South Street in Jamaica Plain. She works above and beyond for her peers and Focus Real Estate’s clients and is looking forward to learning the intricacies of real estate from the front lines as she assists the rest of the Focus team.

In her free time she enjoys hanging out with her dog Daisy, snowboarding, going for hikes in the mountains back home, and discovering new mountains in Massachusetts.


Karen Hickman: Realtor

Karen is a lifetime resident of Boston, raised in West Roxbury and attended school in Jamaica Plain. Karen is currently a West Roxbury resident and homeowner.

In 2003 Karen left her longtime career in academia to follow her dream to sell Real Estate in her beloved hometown of Boston. Karen enjoys helping buyers obtain their housing dreams and assisting sellers transition to new homes.  Karen’s has a full-service approach to working with her clients, attending to all of their housing questions and needs. Karen’s attention to detail and follow-through are unparalleled in the industry. Because Karen is a skilled and knowledgeable Real Estate professional who makes the process as smooth and enjoyable as possible, much of her business is from repeat happy clients and referrals.

Karen is a past board member of the West Roxbury Main Streets and is a member of the West Roxbury Library and Dress for Success.

When Karen is not assisting buyers and sellers, she enjoys walking her 2 dogs, cooking, entertaining with her many friends and family, home improvement projects, gardening and travel.


Helen Coen: Realtor

A West Roxbury resident since 1988, Helen Coen has been an accomplished real estate professional serving the Parkway Area of Boston (West Roxbury, Jamaica Plain, Roslindale) for over 15 years.  

Helen developed her communication and negotiating skills as an advertising sales consultant, where she learned the importance of listening to the needs of the client on the way to building strong personal relationships with them. These were exactly the skills she needed to turn her passion for Real Estate into a successful career. 

Today, Helen’s commitment to personalized customer service transforms pressure packed Real Estate transactions into stress-free negotiations for her clients, who invariably testify to her warm personality, empathy, talent and knowledge of the Real Estate market. 

Helen’s dynamic approach, commitment to open communication, and high ethical standards is an excellent fit with Focus Real Estate.  

Helen is grateful for time spent with her family, bonding with her new grand-daughter Juju, walks with her dog Suzie and sharing with her clients the best that the Parkway area has to offer.


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