Laura Berman relocated to Grass Valley in 1979 and became involved in the local real estate industry in 1986. Her dedication, integrity, and diligent efforts have earned her clients’ appreciation, and testimonials can be provided upon request. Situated in the Sierra Foothills between Lake Tahoe and Sacramento, Nevada County encompasses several charming towns, including Nevada City, Grass Valley, Penn Valley, Rough and Ready, Chicago Park, Peardale, North San Juan, and Washington. As a member of the Placer Association of Realtors and the Sutter, Yuba Board of Realtors, Laura also serves Auburn, Christian Valley, Colfax, Weimar, Meadow Vista, Newcastle, Penryn, Loomis, Browns Valley, Oregon House, Dobbins, Loma Rica, Brownsville, Lincoln, and Smartsville. These small towns offer a delightful four-season climate, diverse recreational activities, excellent schools, exceptional dining options, and cultural events such as the Wild and Scenic Film Festival, Music in the Mountains, Blue Grass Festival, Strawberry Festival, World Music Festival, and the Center for the Arts, to name a few.
Laura’s primary focus is attentively listening to her clients to help them find the perfect home or property, whether within town or in the countryside. She personally guarantees that she will go above and beyond to exceed expectations by providing exceptional negotiation skills, marketing expertise, contract proficiency, and professional guidance for both buyers and sellers. Due to her exceptional negotiation abilities, Laura consistently ranks among the top-performing agents in the area. In 2005, she was honored with the Business Woman of the Year award, and she was featured in the California Real Estate magazine in March 1990.
In addition to assisting clients with buying and selling homes and land to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes, Laura has gained a reputation as the go-to agent for country properties, Equine Facilities and Ranch Estates in the region. As a ranch owner herself, she has received formal education in agricultural matters, covering topics such as water management, pasture maintenance, zoning regulations, and facility design and layout. Laura is the local connection for all things Equine and Ranch.
With 12 years of experience as the owner of her own real estate brokerage under the United Country franchise, Laura led the top-performing office in the Western United States for the company. Laura’s experience, negotiation skills and passion, combined with the Sotheby’s International Realty® brand offer unparalleled access to local and global marketing relationships. Connect with her for a full service real estate experience, with a team that are committed to client success whether you are a seasoned seller or first time home buyer.