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TARA WEST JOINS DOUGLAS ELLIMAN AS DIRECTOR OF LUXURY SALES
Diverse Real Estate Agent Joins Company's Miami Beach Office

MIAMI BEACH, FL (December 17, 2015) - Douglas Elliman announces the addition of Tara West as a Director of Luxury Sales at the company's Miami Beach office located at 1111 Lincoln Road, Suite 805. In her position, West will work closely with the team on all luxury commercial and residential projects including resales, preconstruction and single family homes. West brings with her a new project -OceanFront Townhomes 9501 - with townhomes starting from $3,750,000. Located directly on the beachfront of Miami, and adjacent to the internationally acclaimed Bal Harbour Shops, 9501 Collins Avenue is comprised of seven luxury four-story residences.

West has a diverse background with 14 years experience specifically in the real estate industry and 20 years in sales, marketing and strategic development in various business fields. The majority of her real estate career has been spent working on luxury projects in Miami and Europe. Before her current role, West worked at Sieber International Realty where she oversaw the sales of luxury residential and commercial properties in Miami. Prior to that, she was director of development for Engel & Volkers where she managed all projects in Miami, Boca Raton, Ft. Lauderdale, Palm Beach and Canada. In 2012, West was a project manager at the Twenty Two Group managing and compiling information for the Hermes building, which was awarded a Gold level LEED certification in November 2012, an initiative she spearheaded.

Previously, West worked for the Florida Green Home Design Group where she assisted in developing an ultra-luxury, eco-friendly house, considered to be the greenest house in the U.S. as well as the first Platinum LEED house on Miami Beach. The property won more than 20 awards and set a record for the highest residential price point on Alton Road. Tara spent some time in sales and marketing working for IMI Living where she held positions selling and marketing Viceroy Residences and Resorts in South Beach and Mediterra Real Estate Limited in Crete, Greece, as Director of Sales for the first condo-hotel waterfront villa resort built in Greece at price points beginning at 5,000,000 Euro. She began her real estate career in 2003 at Fortune International Realty where she served as sales director for several preconstruction projects and oversaw all marketing and public relations efforts.

Prior to entering the world of real estate, West worked in public relations at Weber Shandwick, a leading public relations firm, where she managed several high-profile campaigns for corporate and non-profit entities. She also worked for the U.S. Senate and U.S. Government as an environmental policy analyst and public affairs specialist for the Department of Agriculture and as a budget planning liaison for the Office of Management and Budget.

"West's unique background makes her a strong asset to the Douglas Elliman team and we are thrilled to welcome her aboard," said Jay Phillip Parker, CEO of Douglas Elliman's Florida Brokerage. "She is confident, reliable and her real estate experience combined with her strong sales, marketing and public relations skills make her a valued agent who we know will thrive in the Miami Beach office."
"I am honored to be joining a leading real estate company," says West. "I bring a dynamic and unique perspective to Douglas Elliman with a variety of useful skills that will enable me to excel in the company and I look forward to using these skills to my advantage and sharing them with the rest of the team."

West earned her Bachelor's of Science degree in Political Science from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC and her Master's degree in Public Administration from American University in Washington DC. She became a licensed agent in South Florida in 2003 and she is a Certified International Property Specialist as well as a Luxury Home Specialist in the state of Florida. Tara currently resides in Miami Beach with her son where she has lived for the past 14 years.

 

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70 Palm Ave - Miami Beach, Florida

$16,900,000

7 Beds | 11 Baths

Approximate Sq. Feet: 19,970 | Lot Size: 30000 Sq Ft

Listing ID: A10370945

4750 N Bay Rd - Miami Beach, Florida

$12,500,000

6 Beds | 6 Baths | 2 Half Baths

Approximate Sq. Feet: 6,574 | Lot Size: 20000 Sq Ft

Listing ID: A10393785

4701 Meridian Avenue, PH16 - Miami Beach, Florida

$8,800,000

4 Beds | 4 Baths | 1 Half Bath

Approximate Sq. Feet: 4,507

Listing ID: A10343336

5224 Princeton Way, Boca Raton, FL

$7,550,000

6 Beds | 8 Baths | 1 Half Bath

Approximate Sq. Feet: 9,088

Listing ID: DE11052

5224 NW 37th Way - Boca Raton, Florida

$7,550,000

6 Beds | 8 Baths | 1 Half Bath

Approximate Sq. Feet: 9,088 | Lot Size: 40946 Sq Ft

Listing ID: A10458404

1300 Monad Terrace, 2A - Miami Beach, Florida

$6,000,000

4 Beds | 4 Baths | 1 Half Bath

Approximate Sq. Feet: 3,350

Listing ID: A10358057

1300 Monad Terrace, 5F - Miami Beach, Florida

$5,750,000

3 Beds | 3 Baths | 1 Half Bath

Approximate Sq. Feet: 2,658

Listing ID: A10358168

226 Palm Ave - Miami Beach, Florida

$4,450,000

5 Beds | 4 Baths | 2 Half Baths

Approximate Sq. Feet: 5,878 | Lot Size: 7000 Sq Ft

Listing ID: A10413425

250 Palm Ave - Miami Beach, Florida

$3,995,000

5 Beds | 4 Baths | 1 Half Bath

Approximate Sq. Feet: 4,255 | Lot Size: 9000 Sq Ft

Listing ID: A10435216

1300 Monad Terrace, 5D - Miami Beach, Florida

$3,550,000

3 Beds | 3 Baths | 1 Half Bath

Approximate Sq. Feet: 2,496

Listing ID: A10358059

3924 NE 199th Ter, 3924 - Aventura, Florida

$3,490,000

5 Beds | 5 Baths | 1 Half Bath

Listing ID: F10103363

11091 Northstar St - Davie, Florida

$2,350,000

6 Beds | 7 Baths

Approximate Sq. Feet: 7,648 | Lot Size: 35108 Sq Ft

Listing ID: A10250219

753 W 41st St - Miami Beach, Florida

$2,200,000

Lot Size: 0.10 Acres

Listing ID: A10277892

9921 E Broadview Dr - Bay Harbor Islands, Florida

$2,199,000

3 Beds | 3 Baths

Approximate Sq. Feet: 2,074 | Lot Size: 11250 Sq Ft

Listing ID: A10390583

222 Palm Ave - Miami Beach, Florida

$2,195,000

Lot Size: 8000 Sq Ft

Listing ID: A10384323

2901 Collins Avenue, 1403 - Miami Beach, Florida

$1,725,000

1 Bed | 1 Bath | 1 Half Bath

Approximate Sq. Feet: 982

Listing ID: A10324913

1024 Lenox Ave, 8 - Miami Beach, Florida

$1,599,000

4 Beds | 3 Baths | 1 Half Bath

Approximate Sq. Feet: 2,163

Listing ID: A10365197

3801 Collins Ave, 1103 - Miami Beach, Florida

$1,395,000

2 Beds | 2 Baths

Approximate Sq. Feet: 1,280

Listing ID: A10433948

5979 Alton Rd - Miami Beach, Florida

$1,195,000

3 Beds | 3 Baths

Approximate Sq. Feet: 2,210 | Lot Size: 7125 Sq Ft

Listing ID: A10380871

2001 Meridian Ave, 105 - Miami Beach, Florida

$795,000

2 Beds | 2 Baths | 1 Half Bath

Approximate Sq. Feet: 1,320

Listing ID: A10439131

6000 Collins Ave, 306 - Miami Beach, Florida

$578,000

2 Beds | 2 Baths

Approximate Sq. Feet: 1,700

Listing ID: A10377634

1260 NW 15th St - Boca Raton, Florida

$549,000

3 Beds | 2 Baths | 1 Half Bath

Listing ID: F10113417

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650 West Ave, 404 - Miami Beach, Florida

$425,000

1 Bed | 1 Bath

Approximate Sq. Feet: 735

Listing ID: A10407639

1080 Brickell Ave, 1805 - Miami, Florida

$319,000

Studio | 1 Bath

Approximate Sq. Feet: 507

Listing ID: A10342208

Tara West

Tara West

Realtor Associate


1000 S Pointe Drive #100

Miami Beach, FL 33139

Office: 305.695.6007

Mobile: 305.926.8223

 

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