Valerie Nickerson has leveraged her talent for negotiating and marketing to become a valuable and trusted advisor for her clients.  A veteran agent with a passion for delivering exceptional client service, Valerie is known for her follow-through, talent for reviewing contracts and professional approach to real estate.


Having been an active real estate investor for more than 25 years, Valerie has a thorough understanding of property valuation and extensive market knowledge.  With a tenacious work ethic and firsthand experience purchasing and selling investment properties, she is highly adept at finding homes with hidden value and visualizing the potential of specific properties for renovation.


Previously a buyer in the fashion industry, Valerie is a skilled negotiator with an impeccable eye for design and an expertise in home staging, which allows her to present her sellers’ homes in the most attractive possible light.  An Accredited Staging Professional (ASP), she offers professional staging services at no additional cost to her sellers—an aspect of her service that results in short market times and high sale prices.


Since her entry into the residential sales arena in 2006, Valerie has excelled as a result of her commitment to evaluate each transaction from the perspective of her clients.  The results speak for themselves, as she has built a solid business that is mostly based on referrals and repeat transactions.  An award-winning agent for her sales production, Valerie has ranked in the top 6 % of Berkshire Hathaway’s 40,000 agents nationwide.


Valerie draws from more than 30 years of time spent as an L.A. resident to help her clients find the perfect neighborhood and lifestyle to fit their needs.  Specializing in luxury real estate and investment properties throughout Beverly Hills and the Westside of Los Angeles, she believes her success has been due to her ability to listen carefully and constantly focus on the priorities of her clients.


Valerie is a native of England and an avid horse enthusiast.  When she isn’t busy assisting her clients, she can often be found on the beautiful local trails in her adopted hometown.