Katie Lieder, Buyer's Agent, Trillium Real Estate, Ann ArborKatie decided to join the real estate field shortly after graduating summa cum laude from Northwood University and working full-time at a local Ann Arbor bank. 

She knew she wanted a career that was client-focused, grounded in helping others, and lit up her entrepreneurial spirit and drive to succeed. 

Always fascinated with Ann Arbor's housing market, she researched the field and Immediately knew this was the career she wanted. 

She quickly finished her licensing course and connected with Sandi Smith and Linda Lombardini of Trillium Real Estate. 

"I'm thrilled to be part of such an iconic team," Katie says, "and I'm ready to go to work for you."

Contact Katie:

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734-274-6808 cell
734-302-3011 main office

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Back to Who We Are


My former job:  Loan Documentation Specialist at Ann Arbor State Bank

Education: 

  • B.A. in Business Management, Northwood University (Midland, MI)
  • Graduate, Real Estate Express

Family:  My mom and dad, two sisters, one brother, boyfriend, and some amazing nieces and nephews.

Life before real estate: Finishing college, running an e-commerce-based business and working toward my career.

Life’s passions: Having an entrepreneurial spirit and a focus on helping others.

Life’s pet peeves: Seeing people sell themselves short in life or blaming others.

Favorite Book: The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

Favorite Movie: "500 Days of Summer" and "The Perks of Being a Wallflower"

Favorite Local Restaurant:  The Beer Grotto  (delicious popcorn!)

Favorite Restaurant anywhere:  Steak 48 in Chicago

Favorite Musicians/Groups: Too many! To name a few: Sylvan Esso, Tegan and Sara, Angus & Julia Stone, The Beatles, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros.

Favorite Quote: “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” —Milton Berle

Favorite Cause: Mental health awareness

Favorite Vacation: Gettysburg, PA

Favorite Free-Time Activities: Relaxing with my loved ones, obsessing over a good TV show, and operating my Etsy business, Bands On The Run.