24 Jan WINDERMERE HOMES & ESTATES Announces Leadership Appointments in Desert Region
Laura Clark joined Windermere Homes & Estates as the Regional Director of Desert Area Operations in 2015. From day one, Laura has leveraged her vast knowledge and skill sets to build and grow the Company’s Desert operations.
With offices in Palm Desert, Palm Springs, and Palm Valley, and 120 agents, Laura works tirelessly to provide support and value to her team of Realtors. “I am passionate about helping agents succeed at whatever level they are at by providing the coaching, tools, and training necessary to help them do so,” Laura says.
One of Laura’s many skill sets is recruiting the best and brightest in the industry to her offices. To that end, she will be heading up Windermere Homes & Estates’ new Recruiting Division as the VP of Recruiting and Desert Sales.
In this new role, Laura is excited to expand her skill set company-wide and continue to pursue her passion: helping her agents succeed, and sharing in their success.
Brandy Nelson joined Windermere Homes & Estates in 2016, as a Broker Associate, and is currently the Executive Director of REO/Foreclosure Properties and Executive Director of Commercial Properties for the Windermere Homes & Estates Palm Desert office.
An experienced Realtor, Brandy has been in the Real Estate industry for over 15 years in Coachella Valley. She is extremely knowledgeable about all types of transactions, including foreclosures, short sales, residential sales and all aspects of commercial real estate.
Windermere Homes & Estates is excited to welcome Brandy Nelson to its leadership team as the Assistant Manager in the Palm Desert office. In this new role, Brandy is looking forward to working with her agents at a high level, assisting them in all aspects of their business.
*About Windermere Homes & Estates*
Windermere Homes & Estates has always focused on three basic principles: hire the best people, give them the best tools, create thriving communities. Collaboration not competition and building relationships with agents, clients and community partners has helped Windermere Homes & Estates become one of the top 5 brokerages in California. Backed by Windermere Real Estate, the largest regional real estate company in the Western U.S., including over 300 offices and 6,500 agents serving communities in Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Mexico. Last year, Windermere closed 87,000 home sales for more than $36.7 billion in dollar volume.
Windermere Homes & Estates donates a portion of the proceeds from every home purchased or sold to the Windermere Foundation, which supports low-income and homeless families in the community. What started in 1989 as a grassroots foundation serving families in need in Washington state has grown to encompass eleven states and has raised over $38 million for programs and organizations that provide shelter, clothing, children’s programs, emergency assistance and other services to those who need our help the most.
Windermere Homes & Estates was founded by Rich Johnson in 2013 and has been setting the standard ever since. The forward-thinking company has opened 17 offices and hired more than 500 agents with awards such as the Brokerage Achievement of Excellence and the Standards of Ethics, awarded by the San Diego Association of Realtors® (SDAR). Creating a “3rd place” for agents to collaborate and connect on a daily basis both virtually and in person has been a key factor in Windermere Homes & Estates’ success.