Nicole is a California native born and raised in San Diego, CA. She graduated from California State University, Fullerton's School of Communications where she received a bachelor's degree in her double major of public relations and advertising. She brings to the real estate industry skills from years in the field of her major. Representing nationally recognized clients both in-house and in agency advertising and public relations firms, she honed her business skills while excelling in those roles. Nicole has been a licensed Realtor since 1990 and has earned designations as a GRI, (Graduate of the Realtor's Institute) and broker associate. She began her real estate career in Long Beach, CA. Nicole is a second-generation real estate broker, having been raised in the business by her now-retired broker mom. Easily reached, Nicole's clients can conduct business with her using all of the latest technology. As an investor herself, Nicole is well-versed in the art of investing including obtaining the tax benefits associated with 1031 tax-deferred exchanges. As a member of the Multiple Listing Service and numerous other online resources and services, her clients receive extensive marketing coverage. By maximizing the benefits of the internet to market and promote properties, Nicole uses a breadth of resources to meet her clients' individual real estate needs. Sellers also benefit from her staging expertise and resources for property enhancement. Knowing that selling a home involves some inconvenience, Nicole works hard to streamline the process, keeping the hassle to a minimum. Clients appreciate her patience and flexibility with every important detail. Nicole is a Realtor with many years of service and experience.