Lauren Ravitz

Lauren Ravitz

Luxury Director

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Lauren Ravitz has been a top-producing agent since 2001 with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. Born and raised in La Jolla, California, and a graduate of the University of Michigan, Lauren grew up in a family of builders, developers, and property owners. Selling luxury real estate is something Lauren was born to do. Her reputation, work ethic, persistence, and professionalism are evident from your first meeting. The clients she works with appreciate her keen ability to understand their needs and represent their interests by helping them achieve their real estate goals. Lauren delivers a full-service package to each of her clients with her connections to local businesses and influential people, with a finger on the pulse of the Los Angeles lifestyle, and with the outstanding resources at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. Lauren holds her relationships with clients in high regard and does so with honesty, integrity, and confidentiality.
 
Ranking in the top five of all agents in the Brentwood office and the top ½ of 1% of all agents nationwide at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Lauren is a Chairman’s Circle Platinum Award recipient and a Luxury Director. She belongs to both the National Association of REALTORS® and the Beverly Hills and Greater LA Association of REALTORS®. She is also very active in Westwood Charter Elementary School, West LA Little League, and is on the Board of Directors of Your Golden Ticket. Lauren has two children and is happily married to David Ravitz. David is also the partner of David Offer, the #1 agent in the nation for the past six years and running at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. In addition to her reputation within the community, this camaraderie between both David and David also provides Lauren with access to off-market listings as well as unique opportunities for both Buyers and Sellers alike.

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WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren and I just completed a smooth escrow in Brentwood that she had listed and she was a dream. Very efficient, and timely with all documents and answers to the many questions we asked. I look forward to closing our second escrow in the same building with her and her amazing team. Thank you Lauren it was a pleasure.

— Megan W.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
As a fellow realtor, I had the opportunity to work alongside Lauren on two transactions, representing the sellers and then the buyers. She is an outstanding realtor who impressed me with her professionalism, expertise, and dedication. She is well-versed in the market trends, has excellent negotiation skills, and is always on top of the details. She communicated effectively and efficiently throughout the ...

— William C.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren and her very professional team did a great job in selling my mother's townhouse for me, and in helping me find and move my 94-year-old mother into an apartment then prep and stage the townhouse for sale. The sale was complicated by a 6-offers bidding war, then the first escrow falling out and putting us back on the market; and then a 4-offers second bidding war. Lauren's patience and skill secured...

— Jim M.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren is a breath of fresh air and wonderful to work with. She is thorough, organized, detail oriented and very professional. She put our needs before her own and always delivered. I highly recommend her if you are wanting a seamless and supportive home purchase experience.

— Razmin M.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
We had a great experience working with Lauren and her team. They were so knowledgeable, thorough, and professional. Lauren helped us negotiate the best deal possible in a competitive market. Her team walked us through every step of the process, which was very meaningful to us as first time home buyers. Lauren was incredibly responsive and communicative, which was wonderful. We would highly recommend Laur...

— Tara G.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren is an amazing agent. She worked with me tirelessly for a year to find my home. When looking for a home, she has a great network of agents, she knows the neighborhoods and what to look for, and she has years of experience to pull from to evaluate potential houses. In creating offers and closing the deal, she is an incredible negotiator and a true advocate. Overall, she is an incredible person, and ...

— Alex R.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren Ravitz is the best! She came to our house, walked through it with us, and let us know how we could spruce it up for a sale without spending too much money. Lauren supplied contacts for all the vendors we needed. She got our house on the market very quickly and sold it even quicker with multiple offers. Lauren seems to know everyone in the business and that helps! I feel great about the price we go...

— Lauren P.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
I had a great experience working with Lauren and her team. She made the sale of my family's home of nearly 60 years easy, comfortable, and professional but with a sensitivity that gives you the assurance that you are in good hands. I know there are a lot of choices of agents to work with in West Los Angeles but Lauren’s commitment to the community she serves bears fruit for her clients. What I also appre...

— David T.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren did a great job getting our property sold in Venice. Smooth experience all around with very fast response times to all questions and creative thinking when we needed it on the counter offers.

— Derek L.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren was great to work with through several transactions over a 3 month period. She brings her network of resources and did a fantastic job marketing our home, as well as instrumental in guiding us to close an acquisition of a new property using her relationships and market knowledge.

— Josh

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
We cannot say enough good things about Lauren. We had very little time to find a residence and Lauren was incredibly efficient in every facet of our deal. We found her to always be available and completely on top of our needs. We highly recommend Lauren and we would definitely work with her again!

— Talia L.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren was the best broker we have ever worked with by far! She was extremely knowledgeable about the various areas we were considering, unbelievably efficient at planning/booking homes for us to tour and her negotiation skills are super impressive! Lauren was always very responsive to any questions we had, was extremely patient and so much fun to work with! There is a reason she’s ranked at the top and ...

— Candice S.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren is incredible. She was fantastic to work with (especially as a first-time buyer). Generous with her time, extremely knowledgeable, and very well-connected. Would recommend her to anyone!

— Franklin S.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren Ravitz is a real estate gem. She found my dream home and made the home search fun and seamless- in an impossibly quick timeline. Moving from NYC I needed an agent to give me the real scoop on my preferred neighborhoods and the market value. I am so grateful to have connected with Lauren. Her expertise, communication, negotiation skills, and attention to detail are phenomenal. She is fascinating an...

— Karah P.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
When we decided to sell our house, we knew Lauren was the right agent for us. Her hard work, knowledge of the market and neighborhood, and supportive team were exactly what we wanted to get through a traditionally painful process. Lauren and her team were with us every step of the way and made sure nothing held up the transaction. When issues came up, Lauren was straightforward and decisive, which we rea...

— Jon G.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Purchasing our second home with Lauren this year went just as smoothly as the first. She helped us secure an off-market property that checked all the boxes. Thanks to her, we got in, wrote an offer, and closed before it ever went to market. Most agents say they do off-market deals, but Lauren and her team actually do! Couldn’t recommend her highly enough to anyone in LA looking for a professional, commun...

— Schuyler D.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Janet and Joe Westheimer consider Lauren to be very Smart, Hard Working, always did the very best for us, listened to what we had to say, and would Explain all Possibilities including the Best for us. Lauren will be our realty again.

— Janet & Joe W.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren is amazing to work with, and, because of her, we bought a home that we are so excited about. Thanks to her, a process that could have been very stressful was actually fun. She's consistently responsive, engaged, and efficient and showed us every kindness as we worked together on the purchase of our home. We felt relaxed because we knew we were in good hands. Her neighborhood knowledge and expansiv...

— Meredith & Nick H.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren Ravitz is the best! She came to our house, walked through it with us, and let us know how we could spruce it up for a sale without spending too much money. Lauren supplied contacts for all the vendors we needed. She got our house on the market very quickly and sold it even quicker with multiple offers. Lauren seems to know everyone in the business and that helps! I feel great about the price we go...

— Lauren F.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren is a partner and trusted friend who helped us navigate the journey of buying a home. From her expertise in inspections to guiding us on the overall process, it was an experience that we could not have done without her. Lauren is honest to the core and her objectivity was so truly valued not to mention so much patience at every step! Grateful to have had her on our team!

— Buyer

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
I can always count on Lauren to go above and beyond. She is reliable, committed, persistent and enjoyable to be around. Her team, her personal contacts and her industry knowledge made our transaction a breeze. She is a pleasure to refer to friends and colleagues and someone I look forward to doing more deals with in the future.

— Gina S.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
I can't recommend Lauren highly enough. She is smart, creative, knowledgeable, and communicative. My wife and I felt very taken care of while buying our first home with Lauren. Most importantly, she made what is typically and stress-inducing process enjoyable. We look forward to working with her again in the future.

— Luke D.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren was invaluable in helping us purchase our home. Her local knowledge, network, and practical advice helped guide us through an almost unbelievably smooth purchase process. She’s organized, and communicative, and was available almost any time day or night to answer questions we might have. We’d certainly recommend Lauren to help anyone in Los Angeles buy a home.

— Alex K.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren is a breath of fresh air and wonderful to work with. She is thorough, organized, detail-oriented, and very professional. She put our needs before her own and always delivered. I highly recommend her if you want a seamless and supportive home purchase experience.

— Razmin M.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
I highly recommend Lauren Ravitz. Lauren is smart, organized, and listens carefully to her clients’ needs. Lauren helped me in my search for an investment property in Santa Barbara. I can’t say enough good things! This is not an exaggeration. Working with Lauren is one of the best business decisions I’ve made.

— Rebecca G.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Very experienced and responsive. Takes the extra steps and is a hard worker. Did much preliminary looking for me and directed me to the best possible choices. Did all the paperwork she could possibly do for me. Excellent negotiator. Has an excellent group of tradesmen for repair work. Very fortunate to have her as my agent.

— Buyer | Seller

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
My experience with Lauren Ravitz was terrific at all levels. She helped me find a new home and sell my old one at the same time. Lauren was knowledgeable, professional, patient, and helpful throughout the process. I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for a house or condo on the Westside.

— Scott M.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren Ravitz is the personification of a real estate professional. I first met her about 18 months ago when my son was trying to rent his condo. She was amazing. She jumped right on it, did all the things that were a mystery to me, and was always, always very efficient, and complete and all the documents were in perfect order. She responded to emails and telephone calls early in the morning, late at nig...

— Buck F.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Selling a home is always a bit stressful, but Lauren made the process simple painless, and fast! She has a deep understanding of the real estate market, is extremely well-connected, and brings a great attitude every day. My family would not hesitate to use Lauren again next time we want to sell or buy a property.

— Tony

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren is very knowledgeable of the market. More importantly, she took the time to understand exactly what we were looking for and found us our dream home. As she came to understand what we wanted the listing and suggestions became increasingly appropriate for us to see.

— Noel W.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren represented us in two transactions a purchase and a sale. They could not have gone better, smoother, easier. This was undoubtedly due to Lauren's mastery of her craft. She is an expert in real estate and in our local community, and she takes her duties to her clients seriously, also acting 100% in her clients' interests, and keeping them involved in the process.

— Aaron

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
I don’t even know how to begin to thank Lauren for helping me, not only to find the perfect home in Santa Monica but also for her trusted advice, kindness, unlimited and reliable contacts, and resources. She went beyond the call of duty. I am so grateful to have been able to work with the best!

— Klilsoph

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren is outstanding. She guided me through every step of selling my beloved house due to a divorce and a year later helped me find and buy the perfect condo. She was brilliant in pricing and negotiating the house sale one open house, and 14 offers. And she was dogged and professional in negotiating the condo purchase which involved some difficult issues and people. Understandably, Lauren is well-liked ...

— Seller

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
We had the best experience with Lauren Ravitz. Lauren was not only super patient with us and responsive to our needs, but when we finally found a house that we wanted, Lauren made it happen. She did everything in her power to convince the seller to sell us the house off-market. We also used Lauren to sell our house and she guided us through the process, every step of the way, and sold our house unbelieva...

— Mookie

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
I would wholeheartedly highly recommend Lauren Ravitz to help you with all aspects of your potential real estate transaction, be it selling, buying leasing/renting a property. Lauren is one of the most organized, focused, and nicest real estate professionals I have ever met. She is punctual, extremely thorough, as well as extremely knowledgeable regarding all aspects of real estate. She is a wealth of kn...

— Halio

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Working with Lauren was an absolute pleasure. She was extremely attentive and spent time getting to know us as were new to the LA area. She was very honest with us and was detailed in laying out our options in a way that allowed us to make the best decision. Lauren has great energy and was a lot of fun to be with during a stressful time for us. I will continue to work with Lauren for all future needs as ...

— Buyer

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
We worked with Lauren to buy a new home and sell our existing home. Lauren is extremely responsive, detail-oriented, and a tough negotiator. Lauren was patient in answering all of our questions and helpful in giving us guidance. She also has a plethora of contacts that are necessary through the process and go the extra mile for Lauren and her clients.

— Randi B.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
If you are looking to sell or rent your home in Santa Monica and West LA, then I highly suggest you run, don't walk to find Lauren Ravitz! Whether you value a Broker's vast knowledge of the marketplace, access to highly qualified buyers/renters, or amazing attention to detail; you won't find someone more wonderful to work with than Lauren.

— Jonathan

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
I am so grateful that I had Lauren by my side to help me find and purchase my first home. Lauren was extremely communicative, timely, and knowledgeable, not to mention, easy to spend time with! Her familiarity with Los Angeles, the market, other agents, pocket listings, and negotiations is astounding. I knew that with every move we made, she had my best interest at hand. We were in constant communication...

— Lauren M.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
It was an absolute pleasure to work with Lauren Ravitz. Not only was she fully knowledgeable about the Westside, but she was always available at every critical step in the buying process. Her expertise saved us countless wasted trips by guiding us only to properties that were right for us. Because of her many years of experience, she saved us a substantial amount on the purchase price while ensuring that...

— Bernie B.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren Ravitz represented us as buyers in 2016, and we had very specific requirements. Lauren was diligent in showing us as many suitable properties as possible, and she found us a perfect fit. Lauren was knowledgeable and helpful when we purchased, and when we decided to sell 2 years later in 2018, we asked Lauren to represent us again. She sold the property for us within the first week. Lauren is profe...

— Buyer

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
My husband and I loved working with Lauren! A mutual friend connected us and I'm so glad she did. Her outgoing personality put us both at ease right away. Lauren is very well connected within the Los Angeles real estate market including the developer of our home which is why we got the house! From escrow to closing Lauren was always available to both my husband and me. She gave us great counsel every ste...

— Frankie W.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren was a terrific broker in our process. She represented both buyer and seller and fulfilled the role perfectly as an experienced, informed, neutral party in a very long escrow with leaseback and other complications. After negotiating our terms, she also sold the buyers’ house in an off-market deal as well. Everything went smoothly she has great communication skills, was always responsive in a timely...

— Helen P.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
This was my first time looking for a tenant to rent a property to and I was lucky enough to find Lauren. She is professional, efficient, super knowledgeable, and just makes the whole process a breeze. She explained the whole process, assisted me with setting the proposed rent, and had professional pictures taken. Highly recommend her and will definitely use her again in the future.

— Matthew Y.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren was recommended to us by a family member and is an absolute rockstar! She is highly knowledgeable and quick. Within a week of listing our condo, we had multiple offers well above the asking price. She walked us through the benefits/potential challenges of each offer and we opened escrow, just days before the world we knew changed due to the global pandemic. Lauren remained professional, confident,...

— Matt J.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren Ravitz was such a gift. She took care of everything and went above and beyond in every area. She was incredibly knowledgeable on all fronts and I felt completely taken care of. She knew what to look out for across the board and I feel so lucky that I had such an amazing advocate and adviser throughout it all. Additionally, she got me in to see this house before it was on the market. She has the be...

— Jodi

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren is amazing! She handles every detail perfectly. She is hands-on every step of the way; oversees the entire process as if it were her own sale & is incredibly resourceful. From the moment I contacted Lauren her dedication, expertise, warmth, support, and. “ownership” from open to close, was second to none. Lauren gets you. Lauren has you. Lauren is “happily, forever after!” Forget 5 stars. Lauren i...

— Donna K.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren was just amazing and she was a huge help for me to buy and close my apt just in time, also I was in France visiting my parents at the same time and she did everything with the buyer, the escrow company, the inspection to be sure we can close the deal! Thank you so much, Lauren, my wife and I are so happy now.

— Jules G.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
Lauren helped my wife and I buy our first home in West LA. She found the home off-market, which is really necessary these days with all of the competition out there. She understood what we were looking for, what we were able to afford, and made things work. I really appreciated that she didn't go out of her way to show us houses that weren't right for us just for the sake of showing us she was "working"....

— Raymond

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY
I worked with Lauren when I first bought my condo, so when it came time to list it of course she was my go-to! I had the most amazing experience with Lauren when I was a buyer and was not surprised when I felt the exact same way as a seller. Lauren guided me through every step of the process, being extremely available and responsive any time I had a question or concern. She kept me informed as soon as th...

— Lauren M.

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Lauren delivers a full-service package to each of her clients with her connections to local businesses and influential people, with a finger on the pulse of the Los Angeles lifestyle, and with the outstanding resources at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. Lauren holds her relationships with clients in high regard and does so with honesty, integrity, and confidentiality.