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A hybrid residential and commercial broker and consultant, Lara specializes in investment sales in US Capital Markets, representing international individual and institutional investors on a national scale. Lara’s exclusive network of national partners ensure her clients receive the highest level of service during and beyond every transaction.
Licensed Realtor in Massachusetts.
Lara graduated with a dual B.A. in Political Science and Art History from Simmons College in Boston, Massachusetts - one of Boston’s leading academic institutions and the #1 College for Women in Business & Management in the United States (Princeton Review).
CREW - Commercial Women in Real Estate, the region’s leading professional organization promoting the advancement of women within the real estate industry.
Simmons College Alumni Club of Boston
Lara Shuqom exemplifies a new breed of global real estate professional. As a hybrid real estate broker and consultant, Lara specializes in representing investors in strategically diversifying their real estate investment portfolios, across all major asset classes, in the metro-Boston market and the United States. By partnering with Compass, the country’s most innovative, technology-forward real estate brokerage, Lara offers her clients an exemplary full-service approach by utilizing Compass’ network of exceptional agents in the most affluent US markets nationwide. In addition, Compass’ New Development team, with $2.5 Billion USD of projects in the pipeline, and the ever-growing national and international presence, equips Lara and her clients with a wealth of resources and an unparalleled platform of support.
Born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Lara was raised in Atlanta and educated in Boston, and remains globally connected with an extensive family throughout Europe and the Middle East. Lara’s global perspective, combined with her skills in the art of communication and negotiation, enables her to act as a liaison for her international clients as they navigate the US real estate market. Traveling to the MENA region frequently, her passion for real estate coupled with her skills and deep knowledge of investment principles facilitated an opportunity to assist individual and institutional investors in the execution of acquisition strategies in the metro-Boston market, as well as nationally.
Prior to joining Compass, Lara was with Cushman & Wakefield on the Capital Markets Investment Sales team, the #1 Investment Sales team for Cushman & Wakefield worldwide, as well as the Equity, Debt, and Structured Finance group. More recently, Lara was the Founder and CEO of Catalyst Consulting of Boston, a full-service communications firm offering an integrated blend of marketing and consulting services, specializing in representing top producing real estate companies and professionals throughout Massachusetts.
Lara resides in Boston and Doha, Qatar. She is an active member of CREW, Commercial Women in Real Estate, the region’s leading professional organization promoting the advancement of women within the real estate industry, and the Simmons College Alumni Club of Boston. Lara holds a dual Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and Art History from Simmons College in Boston.