Lauren Bates
Phone: M: 941.402.8123 941.402.8123 mobile
Phone: O: 941.402.8123 941.402.8123 office

Lauren Bates


Lauren's experience has given her the ability to understand, anticipate, and satisfy the needs of her customers with a high level of confidence.

She is dedicated to her education, and lives by the belief that something new can be learned every day. Lauren has a legal and management, and has a B.A. degree in Community and Organizational Leadership from Columbia College (SC).  Her education and experience provide her with the knowledge and skills to better communicate and determine the needs of her customers. 

Her hard work, attention to detail, charisma, and true passion for real estate has helped Lauren’s reputation as a qualified realtor quickly rise.  Lauren specializes in all facets of the Real Estate business, whether it be navigating the way for first timers and second home buyers, trying to score that perfect distressed property for investors, or providing expertise in the luxury market - she knows and has experienced it all.

She is passionate about her community involvement, and spends time volunteering and networking with multiple organizations. Including, the Junior League of Sarasota, local Chamber of Commerce and Young Professionals groups in Venice and Sarasota.


As an agent who's an expert in this local area, I bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise about buying and selling real estate here. It's not the same everywhere, so you need someone you can trust for up-to-date information. I am eager to serve you. Here are some of the things I can do for you:

Find Your Next Home
You need someone who knows this area inside and out! I can work with you to find the right home at the right price for you, including all the neighborhood amenities that matter - not to mention the essential criteria you have for your ideal home

Sell a Home
When it's time to move, you need someone who will advertise your home, show to prospective buyers, negotiate the purchase contract, arrange financing, oversee the inspections, handle all necessary paperwork and supervise the closing. I can take care of everything you need, from start to close.

Consult on Home Selling Tactics
Oftentimes buyers don't visualize living in your home the way you do. I can make your home attractive to its ideal audience - which can help you get top dollar. Things like staging the home, making repairs or minor improvements, or even simply painting the walls can be the difference between a home resting on the market and one that's sold fast.


Coldwell Banker Realty
331 W Venice Ave
Venice, FL