Laura L. Rittenberg is the president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in the Atlanta Metro area. Named to this role in 2017, she oversees more than 850 sales associates in 13 sales offices throughout the region. Her leadership is focused on helping agents live exceptional lives with Coldwell Banker’s® Core 4 Values, which include a commitment to Production Power, Coaching to Confidence, a Culture of Awesomeness and Wealth Building.
Previously, Laura was appointed president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage on Long Island and in Queens, New York, in 2013. Under her direction, the company achieved more than $1.4 billion in total sales volume in 2016. Prior to her role as president, she was regional vice president for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage on Long Island and in Queens, and regional vice president for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Connecticut and Westchester County, New York. In 2013, Laura was named one of Long Island’s Top 50 Most Influential Women in Business by Long Island Business News.
Rittenberg has more than 30 years of experience in residential real estate. Over the course of her extensive career, she has worked as a real estate salesperson, branch office manager and corporate executive. Previously, she owned and operated two independent real estate companies, a mortgage company and a real estate licensing school. In addition, she has managed sales offices for two national franchises. Rittenberg affiliated with the Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage executive team in 2000 when she sold her Denver-based company to the company in Colorado.
She is an active philanthropist, proudly serving as president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage CARES Foundation, the Atlanta, GA, chapter of the Realogy Foundation. The nonprofit organization operates as the charitable arm of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Atlanta, with the primary purpose of raising funds and providing financial support and assistance to non-profit educational, health, welfare, environmental and cultural arts organizations in its communities.