As a real estate professional, Corinda truly lives an exciting, rewarding, yet challenging life. She immensely enjoys aiding her clients in finding their ideal new home, or seamlessly selling their property to its maximum potential.
The countless referrals and testimonies lay testament to her warmth and compassion. Her knowledgeable yet personable nature allows her clients to feel comfortable and at ease when making such an important transaction.
Our Real Estate Team
Ray Smith, also Corinda’s Father, got her into the Real Estate Business when he worked with Locations from 1985—1994. He is a retired Marine of 27 years and came back to Locations in 2004 to help Corinda with her growing business. Ray assists with Pre Listing, Open Houses, Home Inspections and working with other vendors to ensure a smooth transaction.
Lauren Bell is the most recent member of the team starting with Locations in 2012. After moving home from New York City, she worked for a small construction company as a Project Manager. Her passion for Real Estate brought her to Locations and she now enjoys assisting with Staging, Marketing, Open Houses and Transaction Management.
Lauren, Corinda and Ray
Following graduation from the University of Hawaii, Corinda worked two years with Arthur Young and Company in the Tax Department, gaining knowledge in both tax preparation and IRS Codes and Regulations.
In 1989, Corinda began helping her father Ray Smith in his part-time real estate career by helping him type contracts. Over 20 years later, she has become one of the most accomplished realtors in Hawaii, having numerous professional certifications to her name, including the coveted title of firm Partner. Her career truly has come full circle, as her father now enjoys helping Corinda.
Corinda specializes in residential resales of homes, townhouses and condominiums on Oahu. Additionally, she is adept in staging and listing homes to obtain the highest market value.
Corinda utilizes today’s real estate marketing technology to effectively serve buyers and sellers. Her ability to qualify prospective buyers coupled with an extraordinary attentiveness to her client’s needs help her negotiate the best price.
Corinda earned her SRES to be a member of the Senior Real Estate Specialist Council to help Seniors, because she has a real passion for helping Seniors or families with Seniors to downsize.
Over the past 27 years, Corinda has been recognized with the following awards and recognition:
- Locations Partner Listor of the Year 2015, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
- Locations Client Service Award
- Honolulu Magazine Best in Real Estate 2015, 2014, 2013
- Hawaii Business Top 100 Realtors 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010 & 2009
Corinda graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s College of Business Administration with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. During her years as a business student, Corinda was an active member and chairperson in the University of Hawaii’s Accounting Club and Real Estate Fraternity.
Community Service: Board member of Big Brother Big Sister of Hawaii. Board Member of Prudential Locations Foundation. CCD Teacher at St. John Vianney School. She also loves to hike and walk around Kailua.