Meet our founder and creative director

Kate Rumson is the founder and creative director of The Real Houses of Instagram - one of the largest Interior Design and Luxury Real Estate brands in the world with over 2 million followers. 

Kate has been involved in design and real estate development for over a decade but her career soared in 2015 when The Real Houses of Instagram became a household name and a go-to resource for anyone thinking of buying, building or remodeling a home. 

Today Ms. Rumson is known worldwide as the leading expert in all things related to Home, Design, and Real Estate. Her partnerships include some of the biggest brands in the space: GE, Monogram, Hinkley, LG, Masonite, Arhaus, Elkay, Zephyr, Bassett, Hudson Valley Lighting and many more.

Kate has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, New York Post, Gotham, The Real Deal, Dering Hall, Apartment Therapy, Hunker and many more.  

Kate lives in central New Jersey and is currently getting ready to start building her ultimate dream home.

February 17th, 2016 - the day @real_houses_of_ig reached 1 million followers