Laura Derrickson is a licensed professional high-end real estate consultant specializing in country club and estate homes in South Florida, specifically in areas such as Boca Raton, Delray Beach, Boynton Beach, and nearby communities.
She attended New Mexico State University-Carlsbad where she started her career at IBEX Weather, an aviation weather company with locations around the country.
Laura officially became a certified real estate agent by acquiring her license from the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation. She later undertook additional training to obtain her Brokers license in Florida as well. She is currently a Broker Associate/Realtor® with Keller Williams Realty Services, one of the top real estate agencies in the world. She is based out of east Boca Raton, Florida. In addition to her traditional real estate activities, Laura is a Productivity Coach with The Locker Room, assisting newer Realtors® in launching their businesses.
Laura is a member of several professional organizations, which include:
- National Association of Professional Women
- Institute of Luxury Home Marketing
- Global Business Alliance
- Realtors® Association of the Palm Beaches
- Keller Williams Cares>
- Women’s Council of Realtors®
Laura is also fluent in German, and can communicate using American Sign Language (ASL).
Laura holds several real estate Designations and Certifications, including:
- Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS)
- Member, Institute of Luxury Home Marketing
- Resort and Second-home Property Specialist (RSPS)
- Pricing Strategy Advisor (PSA)
Top Realtor in South Florida
Laura takes pride in her highly thorough, analytical approach to real estate. She believes in the importance of keeping clients well-informed, in order for them to make the best decisions. Her approach is focused on giving clients a more detailed view of each property, so they are fully aware of both the advantages and disadvantages of each home prior to purchase. For those clients who prefer a “Big Picture” approach, Laura is able to gather the information and do the behind-the-scenes work to present it as such.
Among Laura’s highest priorities is to provide top-level customer service that makes the home buying and selling process smoother, faster, and easier for each client. She takes time to understand each of her clients’ goals in order to create an effective strategy that will lead them towards success.
Laura knows the value of maintaining open lines of communication – she makes sure all her clients’ questions and concerns are addressed, ensuring a stress-free experience. Assisting clients through every major decision is one of Laura’s greatest strengths as a real estate consultant.
About Signature International Real Estate, LLC
Signature International Real Estate is one of Florida’s most reputable real estate agencies. The company specializes in assisting local buyers and sellers in areas such as Broward County, Palm Beach County, and other surrounding communities. The agency has satisfied a long list of clients in the area by helping them find excellent properties and negotiating the best deals.
Signature International Real Estate helps make searching for an ideal home easier and more efficient. The agency’s expert team of Realtors® assists clients in getting financing, providing information on local neighborhoods, determining the right budget, and prioritizing a list of essential features best suited for their lifestyle.
Once a client finds a desirable property, the agency will review comparable properties in the area to help determine an ideal purchase offer and will negotiate with the seller in order to get the best possible price and terms.
Signature International Real Estate’s team of seasoned professionals helps sellers by performing a comparable market analysis to determine the ideal price for their property. The agency creates strategic marketing plans that involve home staging, landscaping, and advertising through various media, including local publications, MLS listings, and their own Featured Listings page.
The team will also assist in negotiating a strong purchase offer that gets sellers the best possible price in the market. Their agents assist clients through each step of the selling process, from handling paperwork, discussing contract contingencies, all the way to the closing process.