Larry I. Smith
With more than 30 years of management experience in the homebuilding industry — having worked for prestigious organizations such as William Lyon Homes, Presley Homes and Coleman Homes — Larry I. Smith offers clients an exceptionally seasoned approach in helping them achieve their real estate objectives. Throughout the course of his career, he’s managed the development, marketing and sale of nearly 7,000 homes — a tremendous testament to his ability to understand market trends on any scale and target favorable opportunities.Read More
Larry leverages his unique and extraordinarily honed skills to help his clients today attain the greatest values in their real estate transactions. A broker for 20 years, Larry is also a Newport Beach native, whose lifelong passion for coastal Orange County affords him an incomparable understanding of the area and the neighborhoods and homes it encompasses. He has lived in the Eastbluff community for over 30 years and specializes in the Eastbluff/Bluffs neighborhoods.
As part of Surterre Properties®, Larry is in the ideal position to give his clients real estate experiences that exceed their expectations not only in terms of results, but in terms of outstanding personalized service. From an in-house marketing team to the latest advances in industry technology, Surterre offers a wide range of amenities not available at any other brokerage. These invaluable resources allow Larry to focus on the most important aspect of his business at all times: his clients.
A graduate of the Annenberg School of Communications at USC and the Light Construction and Development Management (LCDM) Program, Larry also has achieved “Master” status at the Institute of Residential Marketing (MIRM). Larry recently graduated from the Leadership Tomorrow (LT) program established by the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce (CofC). He now serves on the LT Board of Directors. In Addition, Larry was recently inducted into The Commodores Club of the Newport Beach CofC.