Barbara Popp

REALTOR, LICENSED in Kentucky and Indiana

CELL: (502) 552-2228

OFFICE: (502) 653-9343


  • B.S. – Business, Indiana University SE
  • M.B.A. – Bellarmine University Louisville, KY
  • Real Estate Broker – 1984
  • GRI – Graduate Realtor Institute
  • CRS- Certified Residential Specialist
  • CRB- Certified Residential Broker

Barbara Popp once said, “My driving force is making a difference in others’ lives and assisting them in moving forward in life.” If you know Barbara, you know she lives these words every day. Well known for a Real Estate career that spans both Indiana and Kentucky Barbara feels strongly that her success has come from listening carefully to her clients and utilizing her legendary negotiating skills to ensure a successful transaction. The foundation for her company and associates are built on trust, determination, communication, and education — powerful tools for her strategic marketing and transaction management. This impressive career in Real Estate gives her the knowledge, experience, and ability to adapt to current conditions as they evolve and become more innovative.

Raised in Southern Indiana Barbara received her BS, Business degree from Indiana University Southeast, and her MBA Masters Business Administration degree from Bellarmine University, Louisville, Ky. After graduation, Barbara worked for Joseph E. Seagram & Sons and Brown Foreman Corporation but soon followed her heart to open her own business. Her love of the land, the heritage of the region, and her passion for making a difference in the community confirmed her wanting to stay in the area and allowed her to follow the path to becoming a Realtor. Barbara is one of the original owners of Schuler Bauer Real Estate Services and has held the positions of President, CEO, and Principal Broker (Indiana and Kentucky) and Salesperson/Realtor. While every transaction is an achievement, Barbara is incredibly proud of her role in Schuler Bauer’s success in becoming the number one Real Estate company in Southern Indiana and third largest in Louisville Metro.

Barbara is grateful for her success and believes firmly in giving back. Known for her hard work, Barbara is a sought-after board member. Organizations such as the Southern Indiana Development Council, Metro United Way, and Past Chair, 2016 Global Indiana University Alumni Association are just a few of the groups to have benefited from her relentless energy and strong work ethic.

Barbara’s awards and recognition make her one of the most decorated Realtor’s in the region. She has been named Best Realtor in Clark County, Readers Choice (News & Tribune – 2018), Southern Indiana Realtor Association (SIRA) Hall of Fame – 2003, Realtor of the Year, President SIRA- 1996, Schuler Bauer Real Estate Services Award of Merit – 2015, Indiana University Southeast Chancellor’s Medallion, IU Southeast Distinguished Alumni Award – 2008, IU University Bicentennial Medal – 20020, Federal Reserve Board, Louisville Branch, St. Louis Fed – Member.

Barbara and her talented associates look forward to the new decade and what 2020 will bring. Their experiences have taken them from the corporate board room and helping new hires to the buyer looking for their first home. Riverview properties are active in their portfolio as is working and selling new construction for builders. Barbara and her talented group are invested in the region. They are committed to being your friend in the business. To contact Barbara, email her at