Welcome to Bright Skies Realty based in Las Cruces, New Mexico

5125 Cortez Ave  Las Cruces  NM 88012

NMLS# 19760   (575) - 520 - 4110

About Us

Who we are


Kathy Turkell, Qualifying Broker/Realtor
NMLS #19760

Read about Kathy in the Las Cruces Sun-News!

Kathy Turkell's extensive knowledge and experience in residential real estate provides her a unique view of real estate market trends which she shares with her clients to help them make decisions for their needs and desires. Kathy has been involved in the real estate industry since 1984 and currently owns several investment properties.

Based in Las Cruces, New Mexico, Kathy is the expert to help you with all your home buying and selling needs in the areas of Sonoma Ranch, Los Colinas, Jornada, East Mesa, Picacho Hills and the all of Dona Ana County.

Kathy started Bright Skies Realty, based in Las Cruces, in August of 2017

Our philosophy


Kathy takes great pride in finding the right home for her clients in the quickest time possible and with easy financing, often with low down payments.

Kathy is a member in good standing of the National Association of Realtors (NAR), the Las Cruces Association of Realtors (LCAR), and the Real Estate Association of New Mexico (RANM) and is currently working toward the Senior Real Estate Specialist designation (SRES®).

When Kathy is not engaged in real estate, she spends her time tending her garden and rockhounding in the surrounding hills.

Our specialties

Buyer's Agent, Listing Agent and Relocation.

Kathy has been named a Top Producer by the Real Estate Press in 2015,2016 and in 2017. 

She is also a a 5-Star agent on trulia. 

Click here to read Kathy's excellent reviews as a 5-Star agent on Zillow.

Kathy is also an accredited member of the Veterans Advocacy & Benefits Association