Watson • Solomonson • Spear
Katrine ‘Trinkie’ Watson has established a strong reputation for successful marketing and sales of high-end properties, including lakefront homes (over 80 lakefront properties in California and Nevada sold to date), estates, and Sierra Valley ranches.
Over the years, Watson has held many positions and awards, including president of the incline Village Board of Realtors®, president of the Tahoe Sierra MLS, president of the Lake Tahoe Music Festival, board director of the Truckee Tahoe Community Foundation, and Realtor of the Year, along with many more.
Watson, a California and Nevada Regional Lake Tahoe Broker®, was the 1995 President of the Incline Village Board of Realtors®. In 1996, she was selected Realtor® of the Year in Incline Village, and she was 1997 President of the Tahoe Sierra Multiple Listing Service. In the real estate business for 44 years, she is a resource for fine residential properties in and around the Lake Tahoe Basin. Trinkie graduated with a BA from the University of California, Berkeley, and is a believer in continuing education in her profession.
Through the National Association of Realtors®, she has earned the designations of Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS), Certified Residential Brokerage Manager (CRB), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Graduate, Realtors® Institute (GRI), Leadership Training Graduate (LTG) and Performance Management Network (PMN) as well as Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS). Trinkie’s extensive leadership background began in school and continues today as an officer or director of numerous organizations. She was President of the Lake Tahoe Music Festival twice and is currently a member of the Cancer Advisory Council for the Tahoe Forest Health System.