Laura exudes positive energy and creativity in every detail of her clients’ real estate transactions. Her talent for visualizing the efficient and aesthetic use of space combined with her ability to help prioritize and balance the wants and needs of her clients make her an ideal agent. It’s a big city, and Laura has a knack for helping pinpoint the particular slice of it where her client will feel most at home. A Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE) and long-time New York City homeowner, Laura combines her real estate savvy and familiarity with the city’s myriad neighborhoods to set herself apart.
A New Jersey native, Laura headed west to earn her Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Colorado -Boulder. Subsequently, she lived for three years in Milan, Italy where she assisted designers with furniture and finish selections at Saporiti Italia and received a degree in Industrial Design from the Scuola Politecnica di Design di Milano. Since then, Laura has consulted on space reorganization — from moving walls, to redoing kitchens, to placing furniture — in order to make the space work best for the user. She happily shares this expertise with her clients. She has also owned a successful importing and wholesale business with her partner in Spark Realty, Martine Klein. Fluent in Italian and possessing a comprehensive understanding of European culture and style, she is well suited to assist a culturally diverse clientele.
In addition to her real estate expertise, Laura is quite the authority on craft beer, and loves to visit art galleries and museums. She is also active in her community and has volunteered with the police department Crisis Response Team, assisting victims of domestic violence. She and her husband have two terrific grown children, both in the arts.Whatever your goals, in Laura you will find a compassionate, energetic advocate and counselor that will make your home search or sale fruitful and gratifying.