Meet The Team
Kara Frank, who owns Twin Realty, is a seasoned and reputable real estate professional with over 15 years of experience in real estate ownership, management and brokerage. Kara prides herself on delivering superior personal attention, flexibility and customization to her clients. Kara combines her work of managing a successful portfolio of multifamily and commercial properties with strategic partnerships across industry professionals that provide flexible commercial real estate services. When she's not at work, Kara spends her time with her husband and two active children, running around the lakes and taking bike rides on one of Minneapolis' amazing trails.
Mike Hartman leads the commercial real estate brokerage division at Twin Realty. Mike primarily works on behalf of tenants and buyers, with an emphasis on industrial and office space. Mike works diligently on behalf of his clients regarding: site selection, lease and purchase negotiation, deal administration, vendor recommendations and strategic advisory services. With over 10 years’ experience in CRE brokerage, Mike consistently receives high marks from both clients and peers for his work ethic, integrity, hyper-communicative approach, and consistent ability to deliver favorable results. Mike received his undergraduate degree from University of Minnesota and his law degree from the University of Denver. When away from work, Mike enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, exploring Twin Cities to-dos, and giving back to the community.
Louis Puchtel, Property Manager at Twin Realty, manages both commercial and multifamily properties. With over four years of experience, Louis brings a wide array of commercial and residential experience to the property management department. Louis prides himself on his abilities to communicate clearly and to problem solve, and always places his tenant-partners first. Louis is a graduate of the University of Colorado and a busy father of two young children.
Jenny Stewart, Operations Manager at Twin Realty, has over 20 years of experience in residential and commercial real estate accounting. Along with the day-today accounting for each property, Jenny works on maintaining cash flows, developing budgets as well as annual tax preparation. When she is not working, Jenny enjoys spending time with her family and enjoying their lake home.