Kitty comes to real estate from a long, successful career as an interior designer and design build professional. She began her career in Santa Barbara, 30 years ago, and founded her own firm, Design Alchemy Studio, with projects ranging from historic ranches to coastal retreats to luxury boutiques on the West Coast, in Colorado and Europe. Collaborating with clients to help them achieve their dreams has always been a passion for her. Kitty brings her meticulous attention to detail, passion for architecture, and grace in working with clients, to all aspects of the real estate experience. Knowing that each transaction is unique, she loves to think creatively, and problem solve, and she is dedicated to offering excellent service to her clients. Her essential knowledge of both real estate and design & building is a valuable asset to her clients. Her expertise at marketing their property and her ability to show the property in it’s best light inspires confidence. Kitty truly listens to her clients needs and desires, and her understanding of what they are searching for when looking for a property, helps her guide them to their dream home. Will worked as a Marketing professional for 30 years, in creative branding and marketing strategy and holds an MBA in Environmental Enterprise. Over the last 12 years, Will collaborated with his wife and partner Kitty Hudson to build a successful interior and architectural design business, Design Alchemy Studio. The shift to real estate was an organic evolution of their work together and realization of their true professional passion of helping their clients find home. Will views real estate and the quest for home as having essential meaning to all people. Whether in buying or selling property, Will always seeks to gain a deeper understanding of the client’s needs in order to make finding home or moving forward, a truly life-enhancing experience. Kitty and her husband Will have been working together for over fourteen years. Their shared love of the west and Wide Open Spaces, drew them to the dramatic natural beauty and unique culture of Santa Fe. They are avid supporters of the Horse Shelter, and have three quarter horses of their own and two beloved golden retrievers. They spend their free time riding and hiking the gorgeous Santa Fe trails. They have traveled the world and feel lucky to have made Santa Fe their home. Hudson~Funston Partners bring high energy and enthusiasm, a strong partnership, complementary skills in marketing and design, and will help make your buying or selling experience positive, successful and fun.