Laura Marie LOVES helping people get what they want while helping them make money and save money through real estate. Be it selling, buying, or real estate investment, she is there for you with up-to-date market information, innovative, high-tech marketing paired with old fashioned service (yes she calls you back), integrity, and discretion. As a certified luxury home marketing specialist, she has a lot of fun bringing creative solutions to spotlight your luxury listing. She understands that buying, selling and real estate investments can be a MAJOR stressor for you. Laura and her team are there for you before, during and after you’ve completed your transaction. She has developed trustworthy, professional relationships with financing experts, lawyers, contractors, plumbers, building inspectors, and electricians; basically, anyone you may need before, during, or after your transaction to make things go smoothly. The landscape of real estate has shifted wildly. Laura stays current with local, national and international trends and news to better serve you, along with ongoing education every single year! Using this knowledge, she helps you know the right questions to ask to get the right answers you’re seeking. When you work with her, you will have a better understanding of the Tampa Bay market in a way that empowers you to make the right home buying and selling decisions for you and your lifestyle. With clients in 15 countries, this information is invaluable. Throughout the transaction, Laura will have your back. A comment she hears regularly is “She’s so nice and fun to work with, BUT she’s also such a fierce, savvy negotiator, a bit like a bull dog”. Supporting her community and making a difference is important to Laura. She donates time and money regularly to multiple local projects. One organization she’s very passionate about is Feeding Tampa Bay. They daily feed over 1.5 million at-risk children, men, women, and veterans and believes that no one in Tampa Bay should go to bed hungry. Laura has personally donated to them since she moved to St Pete. She also donates ADDITIONAL money for every single transaction or referral in her business. TOGETHER we are making a difference! FUN FACTS Laura LOVES building wealth and making a difference with smart real estate investing, the beach, 365 days of gorgeous outdoor living, rescuing animals, contributing back to her community and DANCING. She moved to St Pete in 2015 and it was her best decision ever! She’s truly your dancing realtor. Been dancing since she was three, but Argentine Tango is her true love in dance. Her Dad is an extremely skilled high-end cabinet maker and General Contractor. She was raised on job sites, in the cabinet shop, and around all things construction, so real estate was a natural evolution as she loves all things home and garden. You will frequently find her riding her bike with her 4-legged loves Rosa and Louie, climbing trees, shark tooth hunting, in a hammock or creating a garden paradise in her backyard. She comes from a long line of intuitives. She leverages her intuition, intellect and STRONG negotiating skills to create opportunities and a good life for herself and her clients.