Lisa Bono has been a Real Estate agent since she received her license in 1995. She is also the office manager and relocation director for Century 21 Mike D. Bono & Co.'sShe has served on a variety of committees including the entertainment committee, the education committee, two terms on the MLS committee and two terms as a board of director for our MLS committee. She has also been awarded "Realtor of the Year" by the times southwest.She has been married to Mike J. Bono for 21 years and has three children: Cory, Anne Marie and Emily. She and her family live in Lake Charles and are active in many sports including baseball and soccer.She is involved in sponsorship for various community, organizations and groups.
Other Awards & Recognition:
2009 Gold Level Producer
As a homeowner living within Lake Charles communities over the last 28 years, I am very familiar with the Lake Charles area and qualified to assist new residents or first time home buyers in their home search. Having recently purchased a new home myself, I understand firsthand the concerns and challenges of buyers and those relocating to Southwest Louisiana.My background includes 16 years of comprehensive sales and marketing experience with Fortune 500 companies in Southwest Louisiana. The marketing and sales expertise I have gained enhances my ability as a Realtor to provide superior service and effective cutting edge technology in the current real estate market today.After Hurricane Rita in 2005, my husband Craig and I moved from Lake Charles, Louisiana to Boca Raton, Florida where I obtained my Florida Real Estate License. My real estate career began with two years spent dedicated to the complex real estate market of Palm Beach County, with a concentration in luxury waterfront properties, gated communities, new construction, townhome and condo properties.Upon my return to the Lake Charles area in 2007, I obtained my Louisiana Real Estate License and I have quickly succeeded in establishing myself as a Century 21 Multi Million Dollar Producer within Calcasieu Parish."My success in real estate is attributed to experience, professionalism and commitment to service in an area in which I enjoy living. Helping individuals find the right property is one of my strongest values. I take pride in my attention to detail and put all my efforts into understanding your needs. I constantly educate myself in the lastest trends in the marketplace as it is my goal to be able to provide you with top notch service."My background includes 16 years of comprehensive sales and marketing experience with Fortune 500 companies in Southwest Louisiana. The marketing and sales expertise I have gained enhances my ability as a Realtor to provide superior service and offer effective cutting edge technology in the current real estate market today. I do not rely on "traditional" methods to market the sale of your home.Buyers today begin their home search on their own online? If you are selling your home how will your property be found by prospective buyers? "The most important attribute in choosing a real estate agent today is mastery of the Web as a marketing tool for your home or property," Your home is not limited to just being listed on Realtor.com. I also utilize Facebook. Active Rain, and many other real estate websites and Blog Forums to get in front of as many buyers as possible. This strategy also ranks in the best search placement on GOOGLE. I have obtained by Internet Marketing Specialist Designation and implement marketing real estate to all the major search engines, social media channels and more with a proven strategy to drive maximum traffic and inquiry volume to help sell your home fast and for the highest price possible. Your property will be seen! NO OTHER AGENT DOES MORE TO MARKET YOUR HOME FOR SALE IN LAKE CHARLES AND WITHIN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA.What makes real estate fulfilling for me is helping families find new homes and watching them embark on establishing memories. Whether you are a first time home buyer or moving up to your next home, I enjoy working with all Buyers!As one of the top 100 real estate agents withing the Century 21 South Louisiana/Texas Region, Century 21 has recognized me with Quality Assurance and Pinnacle Awards for 100% customer satisfaction and performance.'My success in real estate is attributed to experience, professionalism and commitment to service in an area in which I enjoy living. Helping individuals find the right property is one of my strongest values. I take pride in my attention to detail and put all my efforts into understanding your needs. I constantly educate myself in the latest trends in the marketplace as it is my goal to be able to provide you with top notch service.'
Residential~Sellers~Buyers~First Time Buyers~New Construction~Relocation~Senior Buyers
Other Awards & Recognition:
2009 Silver Level Producer
Buying a home is about much more than the price you pay for a piece of land. Property isn't just something you own.....it's a home or a place of business, and I want to help you with your transaction. My clients come to me because of my knowledge of the industry and my familiarity with the area.As a seller or buyer. You need an agent who understands how to create a successful transaction. My goal is your total satisfaction. One of the reasons I chose to work with Century 21 Mike D. Bono & Co.'s is because of their long and widely recognized success helping families like yours achieve their dreams and goals. Our firm has led the region in successful transactions for many years, and we bring that experience to you.To navigate the complex decisions involved in today's real estate market requires the guidance of a professional. I am committed to service with an emphasis on accountability, reliability, timeliness, and enthusiasm. I provide my clients with all the information necessary to help them make real estate investment decisions throughout the changing market cycles. A successful real estate transaction is built upon the strength of relationships and the experience of how to get things done. I am well respected by my peers, and have developed invaluable working relationships with other professionals in my industry such as title companies, attorneys, lenders and appraisers.I can help you find that "dream" home. Call me today and let's get started!!Marty Briggs was born in Tucson, Arizona, attended high school in Carbondale, Illinois, and graduated from the University of Arizona with a B.A. in Radio and Television. During his lifetime he has lived in Illinois, Montana and Texas, but has called Lake Charles home for the past 16 years.Prior to joining the real estate business, he was a television news and sports anchor for KPLC-TV, the NBC affiliate for Lake Charles. In that capacity, he conducted hundreds of interviews with professinal, collegiate, and high school athletes and coaches, and with a wide-range of federal, state and local officials, businessmen, and private citizens.In addition to this broad media background, Marty has extensive personal experience in amateur and professional sports. He played for the Louisiana Swashbucklers of the Intense Football League and the Lake Charles Land Sharks of the National Indoor Football League.Marty's experience in broadcasting has given him a rare perspective of the area, and a unique ability to connect with people from every walk of life.