Laura Shaw

REALTOR®

Biography

In 2017, Laura and her husband purchased their first home. While going through the process, she really enjoyed working with their Real Estate agent and she was able to use her knowledge in banking and real estate law to earn her license and pursue a career in the industry!

Laura went to school for Liberal Arts/Paralegal/Early Childhood Education and Business and Banking Management – a true jack of all trades! While working as a Real Estate Paralegal, she learned a lot and really enjoyed working with mortgage companies. So, she decided to go into banking to learn more about lending. While working in the bank for 7 years, Laura quickly moved up the ladder but never did make it to lending. As time went on, she tried many other avenues of experience and nothing seemed to make her happy. However, Once Laura learned more about what a Real Estate agent did, she just knew that it would be the perfect fit for her! She would be able to work with people during one of the most important moments of their life all while using what she learned from her experience in Banking and from being a Paralegal.

Laura hopes to someday have a Real Estate team of her own where she can become a mentor to others. As for her clients, she plans on continuing to work hard and stay organized as she leads them into this very exciting, stressful, and emotional time of their lives. Laura is described by her clients as organized, motivated, and helpful and she makes it a priority to listen to her clients to fully understand their needs and wants as the home buying or selling process evolves.

Laura grew up in Tewksbury, MA. She lived in several other towns throughout Massachusetts including Haverhill, Waltham, Burlington, and Hopkington until she and her family found their forever home in Templeton, MA. They have been in Templeton since 2017 and she couldn’t be happier that Templeton is where they decided to put their roots down!

What made you want to join Lamacchia Realty?

“After some time off from RE, I did some research before jumping ring back in. I had kept in contact with many other agents whom I had worked with and they were ranting and raving about Lamacchia and the family and team that they have found. After having a meeting and getting to know more about the company and all that it has to offer, I knew it would be the right place for me.”

What do you enjoy doing outside of work?

“Outside of work, I am passionate about being a mom. I have three children who keep me very busy. I also enjoy cooking and entertaining. Cooking is my passion and given the chance I will be in the kitchen every time.”

Do you have a favorite charity?

“My favorite charity is anything that gives back to Veterans and Active Military.”

What is your favorite thing about your job?

“Watching someone walk into the door of their new home and seeing ‘the face’. You know that face I mean. Being able to help individuals and families find what they never thought was possible is the best feeling.”

Do you have any pets?

“I have a dog, his name is Teufe and he is a big baby.”

What are your favorite sports, and sports teams?

“I LOVE to watch football. It is a Sunday must in my home and family.”