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Laurie Johnson brings a wealth of experience to every real estate transaction. Originally from Santa Rosa, CA, she came to Lake Tahoe in 1995 to enjoy the outdoor lifestyle. Her real estate career began in customer service for Squaw Valley home, condo and time share offerings. Helping clients achieve their dream of owning in Tahoe quickly became a passion. Mentored for several years as part of a "team" prior to becoming a licensed Realtor independently in 2002.
Lake Tahoe offers a quality of life, majestic surroundings and a slower pace than city life. Laurie loves introducing new buyers to the many nuances of Lake Tahoe and Truckee home ownership. She offers free e-books that can answer many of your questions about mountain living, tax savings, probate, title and other investment strategies.
Laurie chose to join RE/MAX Gold Nation because of their international network and offices in all of the major feeder markets of California and Nevada. RE/MAX Gold has closed over 222,500 transactions with a volume of $76.6 billion in their 27 years of serving the California market. No other Lake Tahoe broker comes close in meeting those impressive numbers.
Laurie's knowledge and expertise in the local real estate market often saves buyers more than 2 or 3 percent. Her understanding of property values mixed with savvy negotiation and communication skills, ensures you get the best possible purchase price. She helps buyers understand the intricacies that come with inspections and closing. She'll walk you through the transaction so everything flows smoothly.
Working with sellers, Laurie prides herself on her technical, media and marketing skills. She goes above and beyond to ensure your property receives the greatest exposure and loves to stay on top of cutting edge technology for marketing.
The escrow period is the most critical time of the purchase, and Laurie is an agent who works diligently to anticipate and alleviate any stress. Her business thrives on the referrals of past clients who appreciate her dedication. She truly stands behind a commitment to outstanding customer care.
Whether you're buying or selling a family estate, minimizing tax consequences, interested in distressed or investment property, Laurie has the wealth of experience you need to maximize your investment. Owning a home at Lake Tahoe is truly one of the most rewarding decisions Laurie has ever made. She loves helping buyers achieve that same dream.