BK Bates is consistently in the top agents in Greenwich, CT and at Houlihan Lawrence, the #1 firm in Greenwich, CT. She is ranked in the top 250 Sales Professionals nationally by WSJ Real Trends year after year.  In recent years BK Bates has been named among the top 25 agents by sales volume nationally. At Houlihan Lawrence BK has been recognized time and again for her consistently high sales record and her professionalism. Greenwich Board of Realtors voted BK as the 2018 Realtor of the Year. 


BK has over 40 years of experience, working with sellers and buyers alike. Maintaining her high level of professionalism and personalized service, she has sold well over $1 billion in real estate across all housing styles and price ranges. BK has represented many prestigious properties and recently handled the sale of one of Greenwich's most coveted waterfront properties.


Anyone who knows BK will attest to the friendly, knowledgeable and dedicated manner in which she approaches her clients. Her full-service style is unique and appreciated by sellers and buyers alike. BK is especially known for her strong involvement in all aspects of the sales process, and her vast experience and connections with the legal community and other professional services assist her clients greatly. Born and raised in Greenwich, BK has a lifetime of experience in this vibrant community. She has raised 3 children in Greenwich who attended various public and private schools. She belongs to several organizations and clubs and sits on varied boards in town. Her connection to the community and knowledge of town activities benefits all of her clients.


As of January, 2017 BK was elected to be the President of the Greenwich Board of Realtors, where she has held an active, elected position since 2014. BK also belongs to the National Association of Realtors, the Connecticut Association of Realtors, the Greenwich Association of Realtors and the Multiple Listing Service.  She works with her husband John, son John IV and daughter Amanda to bring a well-rounded, family oriented team approach to real estate.