Laurel Prats is an ambitious agent with a reputation for providing outstanding real estate services to home buyers, sellers and investors. Growing up in a family of real estate developers and homebuilders, Laurel has a unique insight into all aspects of the real estate market. She graduated from Tulane University with a B.A. in Economics and was brought back into the business by her love for real estate and desire to help people find their dream home or build their real estate portfolio.
Laurel has been in real estate for close to 15 years and has been a top producing agent at Engel & Völkers for most of that time. She has received multiple production honors including ABJ Top Producer Nominee, Platinum Top 50 Agents of Austin, and the Luxury Home Marketing’s Million Dollar Guild.
Her unique approach to home selling has earned rave reviews from her clients. By leveraging the variables that affect a home’s price, Laurel helps clients get the maximum value for their home. She specializes in e-Marketing and uses the Internet to give her clients a competitive advantage. Laurel believes in honesty and transparency and provides each client with a personalized action plan and marketing budget for their home. She strives to go above and beyond what other real estate agents offer and believes her extraordinary service is the reason she has so many repeat clients and referrals.
Laurel is a member of NAR, TAR, ABOR, MLS, HAR, Who's Who in Luxury Real Estate, the Board of Regents, and the Institute of Luxury Home Marketing. Her designations include Seller Representative Specialist (SRS), Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CHLMS), Master Certified Negotiation Expert (MCNE), Transnational Referral Certified (TRC), GREEN, E-pro, and Accredited Buyer Representatives (ABR).