Laura Sweeney is one of Houston’s premier residential real estate professionals, with a well-deserved reputation for hard work, organization and persistence. Nationally acclaimed for her marketing expertise and negotiation skills, she brings passion, professionalism and commitment to every transaction, regardless of its size. Whether representing a buyer or a seller, Laura consistently provides each client with the best service possible. “I’m passionate about my profession,” she says. “Real estate is a demanding, full-time job, and I am totally committed to my clients.”
Laura specializes in Houston’s most in-demand neighborhoods, including River Oaks, Memorial, West University and Tanglewood. Since becoming a licensed Realtor® in 1997, her hard work and dedication have resulted in many awards and honors. Laura has participated in some of the largest sales on record in River Oaks, Memorial and West University, including four of the five most expensive properties sold in River Oaks in 2015.
She is the #1 Top Producer at John Daugherty, Realtors and is consistently recognized by the Houston Business Journal as one of Houston’s Top 25 Realtors with a ranking of #1 or #2 since 2009. Laura was recently named by the Wall Street Journal as one of the top 60 agents nationwide based on 2015 sales volume.
One secret to Laura’s success is staying current with what is happening in the market. “I have a good feel for what the trends are: values, what the buyers are willing to pay, and what’s important to people when they are selecting a house,” she says. Laura has three full-time assistants that allow her to focus on marketing and selling.
Outside of work, Laura is a dedicated wife and mother and participates in numerous charities and social functions. “Giving back to the community is very important to me,” she says. She enjoys travel, sports, running and has completed five marathons.