Lexi Cerretti & Claudia Thompson

Sierra Sotheby's International Realty
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Mobile: 1.775.833.1646 Lexi
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BIOGRAPHY


Lexi Cerretti

With sales volume of over $37 Million to date in 2013, Lexi is one of Incline Village's top real estate agents. Market insight, professionalism, connections and local knowledge are just a few of the reasons why buyers and sellers choose Lexi as their Realtor for Lake Tahoe and SW Reno. Her background as a web designer aids in the broad exposure garnered for her listings, and practical experience in land planning and permitting provide sellers with the savvy to effectively work through site related matters. Her knowledge of the details surrounding Lakefront real estate sales is a valued resource for connecting buyers and sellers. Her connections in the Bay Area, Wine Country, Silicon Valley, Southern California, and Hawaii resort markets fosters her network of buyers for our LakeTahoe market. "Nothing replaces the personal connection with agents and clients, and I travel frequently down to the Bay Area to stay in touch with other agents and promote the Tahoe lifestyle."

Lexi grew up in Connecticut, earning a BA at the University of Rhode Island and an MS at Antioch New Hampshire. She worked for Lakes Environmental Association in Maine developing a GIS mapped phosphorus loading model, earning an EPA grant to mitigate "hot spots" around the region's lakes. She went on to Mohr & Seredin Landscape Architects in Portland, Maine, doing CAD design, site planning and permitting for residential and institutional projects. She then helped start a Web Design Firm in 1999 specializing in site promotion and search engine optimization, which has led to her technical abilities in real estate marketing.

In recent years, Lexi has worked on several home remodels with her husband, Antu Cerretti of Cerretti Construction, who grew up in Incline Village. They enjoy year-round activities that Tahoe offers, including boating on the Lake and skiing with their daughter.


Claudia Thompson

As a Real Estate Professional, Claudia is committed to providing her clients with the high level of knowledge, sophistication, discretion and personalized service that is synonymous with the Sotheby's International Realty Brand. Claudia represented the buyer for the most significant sale in Glenbrook in 2013, and participated in an $11.8 Million lakefront sale in Incline Village.

Claudia's expertise in the luxury real estate market is derived from a unique set of business experiences. She and her husband owned an international corporation where she worked on the company's facility sites, designs and furnishing, and traveled extensively, building longstanding relationships with leaders in the business, legal, tax, financial, political and educational communities in Nevada, California, New York and abroad. Claudia has owned several interior design, consulting and staging businesses, has been a partner in exclusive residential development and has designed, built and sold luxury-custom homes in Lake Tahoe as well as private golf and country club communities.

As a 30-year resident of Nevada and Glenbrook resident for 20 years, Claudia has a solid understanding of the real estate markets in Lake Tahoe and the surrounding areas. She has strong, longstanding relationships with leaders in the business, legal, tax, financial, political and educational communities statewide. She understands the estate and tax advantages of Nevada residency and is able provide her clients with referrals to trusted professionals with expertise as to the requirements.

Originally from the East Coast, Claudia earned an undergraduate degree in science and went on to study design at the School of Visual Arts in NYC. Like so many, she came to the Tahoe area, fell in love with the mountains, the lake and the lifestyle and stayed to raise a family and launch her career.

Claudia specializes in properties in the Lake Tahoe area as well as the greater Reno/Tahoe area.