About Jennifer Shearman Maraia
Educated in both Europe and the United States, Jennifer Maraia graduated from Boston’s Emerson College in 1991, with a major in communications and a minor in psychology. Jennifer enjoyed a successful 12-year career developing feature films and managing award-winning writers and directors in Hollywood. In 2006, Jennifer transitioned from her entertainment industry profession into an exciting career in Real Estate that would allow her to have more flexibility while still utilizing her unparalleled negotiating and marketing skills. Working in real estate while raising her daughter, Jennifer quickly became known as “Mom The Realtor.“
Jennifer Maraia and her team are within the top 2% of agents company wide, and are within top 10 % of agents nationwide. That means Jennifer and The Maraia Group are dedicated to helping more and more people every year, achieve their real estate goals.
“My team and I are incredibly effective negotiators and sales people, but first and foremost, we are real estate consultants. People come to us for honest, straight forward advice and creative solutions. We are an important voice in formulating smart strategies for our clients, resulting in less stress and more profit.“
Jennifer Maraia is a GRI, Graduate Realtor Institute, an ABR, Accredited Buyer Representative, CREDS, Certified Real Estate Divorce Specialist, CPRES, Certified Probate & Trust Real Estate Specialist, and is a member of the Beverly Hills, San Fernando Valley & Ventura County Bar Associations. Jennifer is a member of IACP, the International Association of Collaborative Professionals, and is trained in Collaborative Dispute Resolution.
Jennifer enjoys spiritual studies and is an ordained minister. In her spare time, she indulges in creative writing, Pilates, snow skiing, horseback riding, wine tasting, traveling, and her passion project of expanding and supporting Waldorf education.