Chase International Welcomes More Agents to Nevada and California Offices

Chase International Real EstateRENO, NV - Chase International recently welcomed four more agents to their real estate offices in Nevada and California. Ilene Manville is working out of the Truckee, CA office and Amy Smith settled into the South Lake Tahoe, CA, office. In Nevada, Merrick Williams joined the agency’s Carson Valley office while Sara Pourjalali is in the Reno location.

Ilene ManvilleIlene Manville takes great pride in making her clients feel right at home. She has lived in Truckee, CA, for over 25 years where Manville made her home, raised her family and ran her second home care business for over 15 years. Throughout that time, she learned about the lifestyle that comes with living in the mountains. Today, she continues to help her clients visualize and own their piece of paradise.

“I have a deep and personal understanding of each community’s attributes,” said Manville. “With this insight, finding the perfect place for my clients to call home is second nature.”

As a long-time local, Manville is knowledgeable about the value of properties in the Tahoe/Truckee region. As such, her ability to prepare and position a home for sale is one of many reasons why clients continually refer Manville to their friends and family.

Manville noted that the foundation of her success lies within her years of leadership training and extensive community involvement.

When her clients’ needs are complete, she enjoys the ocean, scuba diving and long walks on the beach. Ilene is determined in every sense of the word and can be contacted through Chase International’s Truckee, CA, office.

Amy SmithFrom her down-to-earth personality to her ‘up for any challenge’ perseverance, Amy Smith’s intuitive nature to take care of business with her warm and welcoming approach is just part of the personal service she provides to buyers and sellers alike

Smith comes from a background of service to others working in the healthcare industry for over 20 years. Within that time frame, she applied her knowledge acquired through her Masters in Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and National Health Coaching certification to help spearhead a new Wellness Department within the hospital that now benefits her community. 

Her fulfillment is when she improves other’s lives which blends seamlessly with her real estate career today. She has acquired a personal interest in the business, watching the region grow through her husband’s finished carpentry business and now fully understands the value of quality craftsmanship.

A mountain girl at heart, Smith continues to champion all that the High Sierra has to offer on the slopes, trails or the Lake.

“It brings me great joy to share my knowledge about the region I am proud to call home,” said Smith.

Merrick WilliamsThroughout his career, Merrick Williams has always landed interesting jobs that tested his creativity and established his mark as an accomplished sales agent and trailblazer with many talents. His entrepreneurial spirt started at a young age selling goods at a local Flea Market where he refined his level of confidence and communication. Within these formative years, Williams rapidly rose in the ranks as a supervisor in the beverage business and administrator for a prestigious IT company.

Throughout each chapter, Williams continued his quest for adventure and wrote a popular blog and book to raise money for Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Using his technology and writing skills, Williams is an accomplished marketer who has the precise insight to achieve success for home buyers and those who choose to sell.

“My clients can expect the highest level of attention to detail and crystal-clear communication,” said Williams.

When time allows, he documents his travels through his lens and literature for all to enjoy.

Sara Pourjalali Filled with finesse and financial savvy, Sara Pourjalali has the ideal background to make any real estate transaction a pleasant and productive process. Throughout her career, she has been referred to as the ‘jack of all traits.’

Wherever she lands, she continues to climb the ladder faster than most. Within her business profile are awards for ‘Top Producer” in sales and an impressive list of business skills that include operational processing, system management, financial analysis and customer service within the hospitality and banking industries. Throughout each job, Pourjalali seamlessly exceeded expectations – a pattern that has followed her into the real estate business.

“I am a true risk-taker who has the confidence to do whatever it takes to help my clients succeed,” said Pourjalali.

Her peers will tell you that respect for her clients’ needs and attention to their desires are her ‘magic wand.’ Indoors or out, she is up for any adventure. In her spare time, she enjoys the great outdoors or quietly slipping away into the best of Mother Nature.