Ursula Shields has been a recognized leader in Atlanta residential real estate since 2001. The New England native was brought up in a family of successful real estate developers, architects, and interior designers. This early exposure fueled her passion for the business and soon her path was set. After attending the University of New Hampshire and studying Interior Design at the Art Institute of Atlanta, she was on her way to a career in the real estate industry. Today, her broad base of knowledge enables her to manage contractors, architects and designers effectively and efficiently on behalf of her clients. Working with buyers and sellers throughout the region, Ursula is known for her matchless negotiating skills, marketing expertise, knowledge, and total commitment to her clients. As a value-add, Ursula also brings extensive international luxury marketing and interior design knowledge, and lengthy experience in the home construction industry. Ursula is among the elite of the Atlanta real estate industry, including being awarded "Top 5% in Atlanta - Individual Sales Category" by the Atlanta Board of Realtors®.
Additionally, Ursula has been featured in Jezebel Magazine several times as a "Realtor of Distinction", but she is more likely to point to her volunteer work and marathons, as noteworthy achievements supporting such organizations as Vincentian for St Vincent de Paul Society, Atlanta Women's Day Shelter, Habitat for Humanity, Atlanta Union Mission, Big Sister, and the Humane Society. Ursula calls the Buckhead Office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties home base and is supported by over 1,200 sales associates throughout Atlanta, including twenty-one additional Metro Atlanta offices. Berkshire Hathaway, Fortune's #3 World's Most Admired Companies in 2015, offers an unparalleled range of services, depth of professional knowledge, and decades of experience. Their memberships and representation in Luxury Real Estate, DuPont Registry, Wall Street Journal, Prestige Magazine, Atlanta Homes and Lifestyles, demonstrates their commitment to excellence and taste.