I am an enthusiastic, sales driven Realtor in the Greater New Orleans markets. I am an accomplished, visionary business development strategist with real estate, customer relationship management, marketing, advertising, and talent acquisition experience. A people person at heart, I strive to build strong, long-term relationships with clients giving them a personal touch that makes each and every one feel important. You can trust me to help you during your home buying and selling processes. I will always have your best interest in mind, and will provide you with great customer service!
I am an MBA, Marketing graduate of the University of New Orleans. I have had a life-long career in various Sales, Business Development, Management and Marketing roles within the publishing and coatings industry. I have also taught Marketing at Delgado Community College Northshore. I have the sales and marketing experience to give you market insights, local market trends, and market analysis to determine your home’s current value.
In my spare time, I enjoy writing, singing, boating, Saints and LSU football, cajun cooking, and spending time with family and friends.
If you are looking to buy, sell or lease, I can help you create the life you love!
""Mara Savoie Bates is an outstanding realtor. She was friendly and I never felt like I was bothering her if I had a questions. She always got back to me in a timely fashion. I felt like she honestly cared about my needs and always looked out for my best interests". She is definitely, one of the best!"
"I had the opportunity to work directly with Mara when she held he Corporate Recruiter position at Carboline Company. Mara single handedly drove the company's social media strategy and effectively connected the corporate brand to recruiting effors with had a direct and positive influence in the company's ability to attract top talent. Mara is practical, driven, exceptionally creative, is one of the best marketing professionals I've ever worked with, and is an absolute pleasure to work with. She is a rare find and top talent!"
"I have known Mara for 15 years and worked with her and for her in several business development capacities. Mara is conscientious, thorough, innovative, and dynamic in pursuing her craft."
"I worked with Mara for several years at Carboline and only have good things to say about her. She is professional, personable, and knowledgeable. She would be an asset to any to any organization."
"Mara was very professional and personable. She was very informative on paperwork and procedures for buying our home. I would surely recommend her to anyone selling or buying a home."