Laura Tarsa

Laura Tarsa

Associate Broker

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • 231-633-0858
  • 231-929-2300 ext 472
  • 231-929-2300
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Welcome to my Website

Welcome to my Website!

My goal is to assist you with your Real Estate needs and help make that process understandable, comfortable and hopefully less stressful for you. I enjoy the time getting to know my clients and working with them through exciting transitions in their lives or businesses. Please give me a call!

I look forward to the opportunity to work with you in Residential or Commercial Real Estate!

Professional Background


Laura K. Tarsa - Coldwell Banker Schmidt Realtors, Associate Broker

June 2, 2012 - Present

Laura K. Tarsa ~ Real Estate Broker/ Property Manager

2002 - Present (16years)/ Leelanau County, Michigan

Quaint, classy vacation cottages located in the midst of the "Most Beautiful Place in America".

Specializing in vacation cottage rentals on Glen Lake in Leelanau County, Michigan.


2016 Leelanau County, MI ~ Committee to Re-Elect Borkovich for Sheriff  ~ Treasurer

2012  Leelanau County, MI ~ Committee to Elect Borkovich for Sheriff  ~ Treasurer


2016 - 2018  Leelanau County, MI ~ Solon Township Planning Commission


2002 - 2013 (11 years) Leelanau County, MI ~ Homeschool Teacher of 5


 2013 Leelanau County, MI ~ Kasson Township Zoning Board of Appeals


Bufka Brothers Farm ~ Finance/Office Manager/Sales

2000 - 2012 (12years)/ Leelanau County, Michigan

Bufka Brothers Farm has been in operation since 1978. Beginning with 10 Angus beef cattle it has continued to grow and maintain the herd by using old fashioned self- sustaining practices. The animals are raised on our Leelanau County farm without the use of antibiotics, artificial growth hormones or steroids.

Community Involvement

Groups and Associations:

Traverse Area Association of REALTORS

Women's Council of REALTORS, Northern Michigan Chapter


Economic Club of Traverse City


Republican Women of Leelanau County - former board member

Leelanau County Republican Party - former Executive committee member

Republican Party Delegate to County Convention 2014-Present


Grand Traverse Show Chorus (Sweet Adelines International)  - Award winning Women's Barbershop




Ferris State University - Bachelor of Science in Business (Accountancy)


St. Francis High School, Traverse City, Michigan


Traverse City

    Click Here for Traverse City, MI Homes For Sale Traverse City is world renowned as the " Cherry Capital of the World", ...

Glen Arbor

Lake Michigan, Unsalted  On the northwestern shore of Michigan's Lower Peninsula, in Leelanau County, lies the lakeside village of Glen Arbor, smack ...

Lake Leelanau

The unincorporated village of Lake Leelanau is located at the Lake Leelanau Narrows, a waterway that connects the north and south portions of beautiful ...


Click here for Acme Real Estate for Sale Located Northeast of Traverse City, Acme is an active village that hugs the shore of East Grand Traverse ...

Suttons Bay

Suttons Bay lies midway up the eastern shore of the Leelanau Peninsula. This year 'round coastal village has a quality all its' own...specialty shops, ...

Leelanau Peninsula Waterfront

Leelanau County boasts 151 miles of shoreline, the most of any county in Michigan. The Leelanau Peninsula has a number of lakes, two of the largest being ...

Peninsula Waterfront

Old Mission Peninsula located in Northwest Lower Michigan is 22 miles long and divides Grand Traverse Bay into East and West Bays. The Old Mission Peninsula ...

Glen Lake Area Waterfront

Glen Lake - Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is voted the Most Beautiful Place in America by Good Morning America and voters across the country!

Lake Leelanau Waterfront

The village of Lake Leelanau includes its hearty year-round residents; however, as summer comes to the Leelanau Peninsula, vacationers flock to the area ...

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