Laurel Kerr knows how to get things done. Whether you’re a buyer or seller, she listens carefully to understand your needs and how best to fulfil them. Her strength as a negotiator means that you will always have a strong advocate - someone who keeps your best interests in mind. Laurel’s thirty years in real estate began with a high-powered career as a portfolio manager of commercial properties for corporations in Chicago, Boston, Dallas, Hartford and Providence. After moving to the Hudson Valley in 1997 and purchasing an 1800’s renovated barn, Laurel began a second career as a local real estate broker. Laurel has extensive knowledge of the ins and outs of real estate transactions and can guide you through financial, technical and legal requirements, anticipating potential problems and finding effective solutions. Laurel’s familiarity with the Mid-Hudson Valley and her multiple MLS memberships, considerably extends the range of properties she can represent or show, from Rhinebeck to Hudson to Woodstock and the Catskills. A consummate professional, her personal warmth and good humor make her a delight to work with, which is why so many of her clients turn into lifelong friends.