Valerie Smithers Realtor ®
Thinking Green. Being outside in the great outdoors keeps Valerie rejuvenated to assist her clients find just what they are looking for. A "green" enthusiast, Valerie promotes conservation and environmental issues that surround Lake Norman, and also strives for "green living" in her family's life and home. With that same enthusiasm, she becomes her clients' best asset when buying or selling a home in the Lake Norman area. Financial Expertise. Licensed by the North Carolina Real Estate Commission, she is an Associate for Lake Norman Realty, Inc. in their Cornelius office and a Realtor® member. Valerie holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Prior to her real estate career, she spent 15 years in the financial services industry helping individuals with their investment accounts. She now brings her extensive knowledge of the financial realm to the benefit of her clients with perhaps their greatest investment of all, their home. Only the Best. Valerie's goal is to help her clients find the perfect home for their lifestyle and minimize the stresses associated with real estate transactions. With Lake Norman Realty's stellar reputation for outstanding service since 1978, their commitment to the community, and for their "one-stop, in-house" offerings to streamline the home-buying process, her clients' expect and receive only the best. Live and Play. Living on Lake Norman with her husband, Keith, since 1991, Valerie has witnessed tremendous growth in the area. As a longtime resident, she is passionate about sharing the many wonderful qualities of the Lake Norman community with newcomers. "Growing up in Charlotte, you couldn't get people to drive up to the lake. Now, with all the amenities in our community, there is little need to drive to Charlotte!" When not assisting clients with their real estate needs, Valerie enjoys playing golf and tennis, and gardening and boating on our wonderful Inland Sea.