Chase International's Reno Office Welcomes Four More Realtors

Posted by Lee Weber Koch — May 24, 2012

1337902136(ZEPHYR COVE, NEVADA), May 18, 2012 --- Chase International’s Reno office announces the addition of four more Realtors® to their business office located in Reno, Nevada. New to the team are local residents Debra Spenella, Larry Johnston, Stephanie Ardelean, and Randy Leigh Shima.

1337902195When you combine Debra Spenella’s charismatic energy with over 20 years of experience in real estate, home design and construction, you have one truly dynamic Realtor. “My quest to find just the right home for my clients, at the right price, just seems to come naturally to me; I look out for them in every direction whether they are buying, selling or seeking advice,” notes Spenella. Her ability to absorb a concept, find a quick solution and deliver the message in a cool and calm manner are key traits that have fuelled her success. She’s an achiever in her personal life as well as the owner of Burger Me! restaurants and volunteer educator in the schools where she preaches the value of living a healthy life.

1337902211As a seasoned mortgage journalist for the Reno Gazette Journal, Larry Johnston has the pulse of the real estate business at his fingertips. His experience and training as a mortgage consultant and property manager gives him an edge in today’s complex market. Combine that with his personal experience in acquiring and remodeling high end real estate and you have great resource to help those who are buying or selling a home in Northern Nevada. “Throughout each transaction, I find my greatest motivation is to ensure my clients’ financial goals and personal interests are achieved in every way,” says Johnston. Always one to give 100%, Johnston is well respected for his earnest approach to the process and ability to clearly communicate the complexities that come with investing today’s real estate market.

1337902229Be it Stephanie Ardelean’s personal persistence to insure all of the details are handled as meticulously as possible, or her natural ability to just make everyone involved as happy as one can be, it’s just the way she prefers to conduct her business. “I feel it’s critical to create a positive real estate experience so my clients have a pleasant and positive memory of one of the most significant decisions that they make in life,” says Ardelean. Her clients will tell you that she is an attentive listener and always clarifies her clients’ needs to ensure that all the expectations are met when all is said and done. This caring nature emanates from Ardelean’s personal passion to help educate those around her about maintaining a well-balanced and healthy lifestyle. When time permits, she walks the talk with an active lifestyle and sales specialist in nutritional wellness products for people, and pets!

1337902246When you are ready to work with a Realtor that has a proven track record for success in residential and commercial real estate business, look to Randall “Randy” Leigh Shima to exceed every expectation. With 20 years in the business, coupled with over 30 years of national sales and management experience, Shima provides an excellent foundation for success. “I do whatever it takes to provide my clients with an in-depth analysis of the prospective sale or purchase and provide unmatched service throughout the entire real estate transaction,” says Shima. Professional, ethical, and above all personable, Shima’s relationship-based methodology often leads to lifelong relationships with which he places “tremendous value” within his career and personal life. And for those who know him, that’s not surprising; his faith-based lifestyle is filled with a great love of his family and friends with whom he enjoys sharing his passion for a complete and well-rounded life.

About Chase International

Headquartered in Lake Tahoe, Nevada since 1986, with eight offices in the region (Zephyr Cove, Glenbrook, Incline Village, Tahoe City, Squaw Valley, Truckee, South Lake Tahoe and Reno) and one in London, England, Chase International and its exclusive affiliations handles a large share of the country’s property and specializes in luxury resort living throughout the world. A recognized leader in the world of real estate, Chase International continues to grow having added 65 Realtors® to their ranks in the past twelve months.

With 245 professional Realtors® boasting an array of industry certifications and the highest volume per sales agent in the area, Chase International successfully represents homes at all price levels. For more information about Chase International visit

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