“To give truly exceptional service, you must add something that can not be bought or measured with money, and that is sincerity and integrity.” - Douglas Adams.
Lisa Blackwell incorporates this quote into every part of her life. ,A third generation Bay Area native, Compass team member and Real Estate Professional with years of committed service, she integrates the latest technologies with traditional service and professionalism to be an unparalleled asset to her clients. With four generations of real estate professionals in her family, her interior Designer mother, her grandmother pioneering Realtor services , exceptional investing from her grandfather, as well as her great grandfather's development during the early 1900's, Lisa's her intrigue in the business was undeniable .
Now following their footsteps, Lisa possesses keen instincts, compassion for her clients, expert negotiation skills to guiding you through wise real estate decisions and making the process as smooth as possible These skills are enhanced by her many years of cultivating relationships, her respect of friendly competition, and education from UC Berkeley. Before her Real Estate career, Lisa was a part of the two-person Capital Campaign team that raised funds for the Museum of the African Diaspora. She also volunteered for Friends of Fancher Breast Cancer Support, where she spearheaded events that raised tens of thousands of dollars for Bay Area women. Continuing to aide community, and honoring her grandfather, Lisa created a scholarship to benefit prospective math scholars of color. She also served as the biographer to a monarchy of South Africa.
Today, Lisa is delighted to work in her family’s real estate business. Her enthusiasm for her clients is immediately apparent, while she helps them leverage real estate, which creates their best, most meaningful life. With her careful guidance and straightforward demeanor, clients feel more like family as they sell, invest, or find their dream home.
She understands the import a real estate sale and/ or acquisition can have on your life and legacy and appreciating that real estate transactions are often the largest personal financial undertaking that one makes, she has curated a collective of experienced experts including; top architects, marketing and mortgage professionals to support her client's vision.
What makes Lisa's service as a Real Estate Professional even better is that she donates a portion of every commission to charities that support the arts and mental health care. Outside of her career, Lisa is an avid traveler, with the Mediterranean and Lamu, Kenya being two of her most loved destinations. She excels at public speaking, dancing, and enjoys live sporting events, parties, and skiing. She is a fan of the fascinating world of architecture, interior design and investing in Contemporary Africana art. A vibrant personality, Lisa is also always up for a leisurely champagne brunch with friends, particularly if it's in the wine country!