Luxury real estate guru Shari Chase, CEO and founder of Chase International headquartered in Lake Tahoe, recently spoke to students interested in the real estate industry.Chase met with students in a real estate class at Lake Tahoe Tahoe Community College and shared her insight about the industry and what is takes to succeed. Chase is considered a leader in real estate and specializes in the high-end, luxury market. She made headlines in 1998 when she became the world-record holder for the highest single-family home sale ($50 million for the Thunderbird Lodge on Lake Tahoe). It still remains one of the top five residential sales in U.S. history. Chase recently secured the listing for a 210-acre, regal retreat on Lake Tahoe’s East Shore, coined Tranquility. The alluring estate, on the market for $100 million, is one of the country’s most expensive listings and offers a 20,000-square-foot grand residence in addition to its own private lake.Lake Tahoe Community College is located in South Lake Tahoe, California, and opened in 1975. It’s home to approximately 4,000 students each quarter and offers certificates and associate degrees.Chase International is headquartered in Lake Tahoe, Nevada since 1986 with five offices around Lake Tahoe, new offices in Reno and Truckee and one in London. The company is a longstanding exclusive member of Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate and Leading Estates of the World, was elected to the Board of Regents for luxury real estate and is an exclusive member of the Artisan Group, comprised of the Bay Area’s top firms. Chase’s membership in the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, the nation’s largest independent relocation network (formerly RELO) and its luxury arm, Luxury Portfolio, further positions the company as an industry authority on luxury real estate and strengthens its client services.Chase International also utilizes its membership opportunities in the National Association of Realtors International Division, Woman's Council of Realtors, FIABCI-USA and the International Real Estate Federation (an international network of 7,000 real estate professionals, attorneys, accountants, banks and related services). For more information about Chase International, call 1-866-233-7111 or visit the website at www.chaseinternational.com.