What do you do with a bachelor's degree in engineering science and geology? If you're Lori Sparks, you become the most detail-oriented Real Estate Broker in Dallas. That's precisely what she set out to do in 1985 as she departed a declining oil industry, and she's been on every top producer list of note since. Her unmatched meticulousness is fueled by her unparalleled work ethic. Lori's sharp analytical market assessments and her positive, can-do attitude produce the timely and profitable results her clients have come to expect.
Peers and clients have voted Lori a Best Realtor by D Magazine from 2005 through 2022 and a Top Producer Agent in Dallas by D Magazine since its inaugural year in 2011. She has also been named a Texas Real Estate Super Star and 5-Star Professional by Texas Monthly, and a Top Realtor by the Preston Hollow Advocate.
Ask her what she's most proud of, however, and she'll tell you it's the referrals and repeat business she gets from her clients. Lori's commitment to discretion, her honest approach, and her overall reputation for trustworthiness put even the most high-profile clients at ease. People simply love working with her.
Prior to joining Allie Beth Allman as a Senior Vice President Broker Associate, Lori was a founding Broker Associate at Virginia Cook Realtors, where she honed her vast local market knowledge and garnered decades of experience buying and selling homes across North Texas. Along the way, she cultivated relationships with trusted professionals, including top-notch stagers, various contractors, mortgage lenders, and insurance brokers. Having these relationships at hand ensures a smooth and stress-free process for all of her clients, both buyers and sellers alike.
Lori's membership in elite networking groups such as Premier Producers, the Realtor Alliance, and the Women's Executive Network gives her the inside track on market knowledge, private transactions, pocket listings, and global relocations. Put simply, she finds the homes others can't.
Lori is a lifelong resident of Dallas and a graduate of The Hockaday School as well as Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. Lori and her husband Vance raised their two children in Preston Hollow, where she serves on the board of the Preston Hollow Women's Club and actively participates in the community she's proud to call home.