For most homeowners in Washington, a house is not just a home; it is also their most valuable financial asset. Laura takes a pressure-free approach to help her clients find a property that they connect with emotionally and want to call “home,” then provides them with all the tools and information they need to get it – at the right price.
Recognized Washingtonian Magazine as "one of 99 people you need to know in Washington Real Estate," Laura is a third-generation real estate and has been licensed in the Washington, DC metro area for 24 years. She began her career in commercial real estate then transitioned into residential real estate in 2005 and has closed over $700 million in transactions. Laura has lectured on Real Estate Investment and her alma mater, Washington Lee University in Lexington, Virginia, been interviewed about the Washington market The Washington Post, and frequently publishes articles on metro area real estate. She is also consistently recognized "Trulia" and "Realtrends" as one of the top real estate in America.
Laura's client-only contacts for the best of the best industry resources from settlement companies, home inspectors, , and interior designers to life essentials -- pediatricians, dentists, veterinarians, etc. Her personal experience with these vendors helps her clients continue to have a positive experience and professional work beyond the purchase of their home through Laura.
Laura donates a portion of each of her commissions to favorite charities. She served as Parents' Association President from 2015-2018 and is a member of the Board of Directors of Washington Episcopal School, serves on the Board of Directors of the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy, and on the Board of the Steuart Family Council. In the past, she has served on the Board of the Washington Lee University DC Alumni Chapter, the Teen and Young Adult Health Connection of Montgomery County, was a founding member of the nursery committee Washington National Cathedral, and as Auction co-chair and a room parent at her children’s schools.
Laura lives in McLean, Virginia with her husband, two children and two dogs. When she is not working for and with her clients, you can find her running along the Capital Crescent trail, volunteering at WES, working for the Nat's Academy, or plotting her next lab puppy litter rescue mission.