KRE - About Us

It’s not easy moving to a new community. There are unfamiliar neighborhoods to learn, schools to consider and all the potential headaches of moving your family somewhere new. You need the assistance of a real estate company that truly knows and understands the Atlanta area with real estate professionals that will be there for you every step of the way.

At KNOWAtlanta Real Estate Services, we provide expert advice and guidance to anyone looking to buy or sell a property in Atlanta—whether you are new to the city or moving somewhere new within the metro Atlanta area. With our staff of real estate professionals and licensed appraisers, we can provide you with the information you need on neighborhoods, schools, property valuations and more.

We pride ourselves on professionalism and our ability to understand our clients' needs. We believe that in order to help someone, you must first build a relationship. The relationship you have with your real estate agent can be a valuable one.

We’ve helped many individuals and families from all over the country with their relocation to Atlanta, and we can provide the same thoughtful, reliable service to you. Most importantly, we make sure you find a home you love in an area that fits your needs and budget requirements.

KNOWAtlanta Leadership

Joel Strimban, Managing Broker

678-831-2854 ext. 102

A licensed real estate broker and appraiser in Georgia and a real estate broker in South Carolina, Joel has extensive experience in analysis, evaluation, project management, and management and sales of commercial and residential real estate. Joel is known for his real estate knowledge and expertise, integrity, honesty and candid approach.

Previously, Joel was executive vice president and managing broker of a bank asset team for one of Georgia’s largest and most prominent real estate firms, where he developed and began implementation of a fully-integrated real estate service model and organization to service large banks, local and state governments and large institutional clients. He successfully managed and sold over 4,400 properties valued at approximately $500 million dollars for clients throughout the southeast.

Brad Harper, Director of Operations

678-831-2854 ext. 103

Brad is an Atlanta native who graduated from the University of Georgia in 1998. He has been a real estate appraiser since 2002 and real estate agent since 2003. He has completed thousands of appraisals in Georgia and reviewed thousands more both within the state and throughout the Southeast. With his considerable experience in real estate sales, management and valuation of properties, Brad is known for his hard work, positive approach, teamwork, honesty and expertise.

Previously, Brad was director of valuations of a bank asset team for one of Georgia’s largest real estate companies, where he reviewed thousands of appraisals, BPOs and managed the valuation process, and was heavily involved in tracking properties from acquisition to disposition. During his six years with the company, his team successfully sold over 4,400 properties.