Former Member of Great Britain’s Royal Navy Joins Fuller Sotheby’s

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Former Member of Great Britain’s Royal Navy Joins Fuller Sotheby’s

Schwartzel_webFuller Sotheby’s International Realty (FSIR), a leader in the sale and purchase of luxury residences throughout Colorado, is pleased to announce that Vanessa Schwartzel has joined their new office in Edwards, Colorado.

“Vanessa brings a high level of energy and knowledge to our office and will be a welcome addition to our Edwards location. ” said Dan Fitchett, managing broker, FSIR Beaver Creek and Edwards office.

Working with both international and local clientele, Vanessa speaks to today’s discerning clients about the choices they have when it comes to selecting a real estate partner, and invites you to explore Fuller Sotheby’s International Realty®. Inspired by the brand’s global real estate network, its connoisseurs approach to marketing and exceptional personal attention to their clients interests and needs, Fuller Sotheby’s International Realty® was without a doubt, Vanessa’s only brokerage choice in the Vail Valley.

Vanessa has cultivated a wealth of experience in real estate sales, with a background in international real estate. Her focus, passion, and market knowledge expands from residential homes to resort properties and vacation homes. She is dedicated to the luxury segment, selling ski, golf and mountain resort communities in the Vail Valley, and works diligently to best serve her clients’ specific needs and interests. Vanessa is also a member of the prestigious Institute For Luxury Home Marketing where she gained strong negotiation and market research skills, giving her a competitive edge in the luxury segment.

Before moving to Vail, Colorado in 2010, Vanessa and her husband lived on the beautiful Hawaiian island of Kauai for five years where Vanessa assisted both local and international clients with second home buying and resort property real estate needs.

Originally from Great Britain, Vanessa graduated from the University of Portsmouth (U.K.) with a post-graduate degree in Human Resource Management. She has led the HR function for companies in London, San Francisco and Hawaii. She is also a proud veteran, having served 10 years in the Women’s Royal Navy as one of the first female physical trainers competing and coaching internationally.

“Paving the way for women in the Royal Navy Physical Training Branch was an experience of a lifetime. It taught me the true meaning of teamwork, discipline and maintaining a positive attitude – all of which have led to success in my career.

For your real estate needs in the Arrowhead, Cordillera, Edwards or Singletree areas, please contact Vanessa Schwartzel at 970.376.1550. To receive a complimentary copy of our quarterly Micro Market reports for the Vail Valley containing valuable real estate data, please do not hesitate to contact Vanessa or the Edwards office at 970.748.5150. More information available at

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