About Brad Hester


Brad Hester is the Broker and owner of the company. He has been brokering transactions in the Tahoe/Truckee area, full time, for over 30 years resulting in hundreds of successful transactions. Brad has forged countless professional relationships through his creativity, knowledge and experience en route to the goal of the principal's success. With an extensive background in all facets of real estate in and around the Lake Tahoe Basin, Brad is well versed in Residential, Commercial, Business and Developmental real estate.

Prior to moving to Tahoe City in 1977, Brad Hester completed his university studies at UC Davis. He was raised and grew up in Los Gatos, California, graduating from Los Gatos High School in 1972.

The Hester's are active in the community. Brad, and his wife Carol, own two retail toy and game stores in Tahoe City and Squaw Valley. They have two daughters. Jessica completed her undergraduate studies at Oregon State and earned her MBA abroad. Jessica is living and working in Tahoe and is active in the family retail and real estate businesses. Kelly finished her undergraduate degree at Cal Poly/ SLO and earned her Masters, in Public Health, at UC Davis.

Katie Foster

I am a graduate of the University of Southern California, holding A Bachelors and Master Degree. I was blessed to teach school and coach Women's Track and Field for over 30 years in the San Gabriel Valley region of Southern. California . My husband and I have traveled in over 40 countries, doing Mission work. Upon retiring from teaching I transferred all my enthusiasm and expertise into the Real Estate business here on the West Shore in the Lake Tahoe Basin. This has been a 25 yr plus experience having listed and sold $$ millions of dollars of properties, including residential, commercial, businesses,and vacant land. Tahoe has been my home for over 60 years - living here every summer and all vacations my entire life . I have a passion for helping people learn to Love Tahoe. This is the most beautiful place in the world!

Nicole Misfeldt, Realtor

Nicole is a 40 year local with deep knowledge of the real estate community. After 4 years in the mortgage business, Nicole owned her own property management company for over 10 years and is well schooled at property evaluation.