Writer #14191
Anchorage, AK
4 Star Rating
5 Love Lists
4 Clients
6,000 Words
For more than 30 years, Steve has developed his skill as a communicator on diverse topics such as business, history, boating, cooking, and genealogy. He is the author of a nonfiction book and more than a dozen published articles, as well as many client-specific projects that called for accurate, compelling writing—delivered on time and ready for publication.

Highlights

Orders
9
Last Login
12/6/16
Samples
6

Steve L's Real Estate Industry Experience

7 Projects Completed

Before embarking on his entrepreneurial career, Steve was a residential and commercial real estate broker for five years. His experience in that field—coupled with university-level coursework in real estate appraisal and business law—served him well as a business owner involved in site selection, lease negotiation, bank financing, and tenant improvements. More recently, he has been personally involved in residential real estate transactions which have given him insight into the buying and selling process in three distinct market areas.

Industry Projects

  • Real Estate7
  • Business2
  • Finance0

Summary of Industry Experience

Real Estate

Before embarking on his entrepreneurial career, Steve was a residential and commercial real estate broker for five years. His experience in that field—coupled with university-level coursework in real estate appraisal and business law—served him well as a business owner involved in site selection, lease negotiation, bank financing, and tenant improvements. More recently, he has been personally involved in residential real estate transactions which have given him insight into the buying and selling process in three distinct market areas.

Business

The challenges and rewards of starting and running a small business are intimately familiar to Steve, who has taken the knowledge and skills he gained over 25 years as an entrepreneur and applied them to writing projects which include small business planning, start-up, financing, and marketing. He has the ability to customize the style and tone of his writing to effectively communicate with customers, staff members, and colleagues, as well as outside stakeholders such as lenders and investors.

Finance

It is said that numbers are the language of business. As founder and owner of a successful business, Steve developed skills for communicating detailed financial information to investors, lenders, employees, vendors, and clients. He has the ability to present financial information is an accurate and understandable way across multiple industries, using non-technical language conveyed in a concise, authoritative style.

Product Projects

  • Article1
  • Web Page1
  • White Paper0

Summary of Product Experience

Article

Writing for both print and online publications, Steve has experience crafting thoughtful and informative articles on topics which have included business and personal finance, boating, scuba diving, travel, cooking, car buying, winter driving skills, and home improvement. He successfully adapts to article lengths that run anywhere from 200 to more than 6,000 words, giving Steve the ability to explore a topic succinctly or in much greater detail as the needs of the project dictate.

Web Page

Steve's professional and vocational interests have led him to develop engaging and informative web pages for a retail store, a manufacturing company, a visual artist, a vacation rental, and a historical research specialist. He has the ability to communicate detailed factual information in a conversational tone, with writing that is easy to understand and fun to read.

White Paper

Steve brings his background writing well-researched historical articles to contemporary subjects such as small business start-up and management, expedition planning, and company training materials. As he does when writing about history, Steve brings his attention to detail and his respectful treatment of source material to the task of developing white papers that are easy to read and understand, while still conveying detailed and accurate information.

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