STAR KNOWS REAL ESTATE

Star has been a licensed real estate broker since 1994. For six (6) of those years she was an office manager handling all the issues that came up for her agents.


 PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS

Star believes that one of the keys to success, both for herself and her customers, is a continually updated education. She takes many classes and seminars to increase her effectiveness and has earned two of the real estate industry's most prestigious professional designations: The GRI (Graduate Realtor Institute) held by only 15% of the nations Realtors and the CRS (Certified Residential Specialist) held by only 3% of the nations Realtors. Nationally recognized, these designations are earned through a rigorous course of study as well as demonstrated professional experience. All  these designations are Star's assurance to you that she provides quality service.


MEMBERSHIPS

Star is a member of the Realtors Association of the Palm Beaches, Florida Association of Realtors┬« and the National Association of Realtors┬«. All of the Realtors associations uphold a strict code of ethics and ensure that their members are up to date on the latest marketing techniques and legislation affecting real estate. Star is also a Board member of the Fair Housing Center (FHC) of the greater Palm Beaches. The FHC is the voice of Fair Housing Advocacy in Palm Beach County. Star has an ongoing commitment to support the Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League and the Farm Workers Council.


 PERSONAL INFORMATION

Born in Miami, Florida, Star has lived in Palm Beach County since 1974. She graduated from Martin County High School in the National Honor Society, earned her AA from Palm Beach Community College and, subsequently, her BA from the Florida State University School of Music Cum Laude with Honors.

Star acquired her work ethic early. She started working at her family's milk processing plant when she was 10 years old. From the very beginning she felt the internal drive to set an example for how the job should be done. Throughout her life, Star has kept the work ethic of "do the job right the first time."

When Star finished college she began a career with FPL, working in various positions for 17 years, including 10 years in the marketing department. During her successful tenure with FPL, Star honed important skills in marketing, public relations, public speaking, teaching, management and attention to detail, all of which are vital to the success of her real estate customers today. Following her career with FPL, Star worked as a songwriter. She has written the words and music to many songs and has seen 8 of her songs published.

When not serving her clients, Star enjoys living in Lake Clarke Shores, with her partner, Laura, and playing with her cats Deanoh, Purry, Lucky and Cali. 


PROFESSIONAL PHILOSOPY

Honest, reliable and full of integrity, Star Smiley always goes the extra mile for her clients. She knows that the sale or purchase of real estate is one of the biggest financial transactions of a lifetime and she wants to help you ensure that it is also one of your most successful.

Star begins every transaction by listening carefully to your goals and desires. She then sets about helping you accomplish your objectives and keeps in touch throughout the process so that you will know exactly what is happening in the transaction at all times. If you are seeking an honest, straightforward, conscientious and detail-oriented professional for your next real estate transaction, call Star Smiley today at 561-312-1060. 



Designations

  • CRS
  • GRI
Star Smiley
Star Smiley
Agent/Realtor-WEST PALM BEACH