Elizabeth Ryterski and Laura Shaffer, two real estate agents working together to provide the very best service for all your real estate needs in Boulder County and beyond. Our partnership provides greater availability, more ideas and perspectives, and a collaborative approach when working with buyers and sellers. Our support team includes a detail-oriented assistant, a trendy social media maven, a diligent professional photographer, and a pair of brilliant home stagers. We often do business by referral helping clients in many places along the Front Range in Colorado. We live and work in our community, specializing in Louisville and areas walkable to Downtown.
This charming 1960’s ranch-style home, near Louisville’s Community Park, is the epitome of comfort and relaxation, featuring a beautifully finished basement with ample space for all your needs. As you enter the front door, you are welcomed by a cozy living room that exudes warmth and comfort. The functional floor plan flows into a well-equipped kitchen with tons of cabinet space and all new appliances as of July 2022. A formal dining area is the heart of this home and is perfect for hosting holidays, dinner parties and social gatherings. The main floor of the home includes two spacious bedrooms and a full bathroom, conveniently located for easy access from any part of the main level. The covered, paved patio is cozy and comfortable, ideal for gathering around the fire pit with friends and loved ones, while delicious meals are being prepared on the outdoor grill. The wonderful outdoor living space, surrounded by trees and shrubs offering privacy and shade, provides a peaceful retreat. A beautiful waterfall feature and pond complete the backyard oasis on this large 7,160 sqft lot. The finished basement is a true gem providing plenty of room for entertainment and storage, a separate laundry room with space to keep all your essentials organized plus a gas fireplace for warmth and ambiance. The possibilities are endless with an open layout that can accommodate a variety of activities such as a game room, a home theater, or a gym. Also found in the basement is an additional bedroom and bathroom, plus an office or future 4th bedroom possibility. Extra belongings or gardening tools can be contained the backyard shed with electricity. This home is perfect for those seeking a comfortable and peaceful living experience with the added bonus of being within walking distance to the Coal Creek Trail and to Old Town’s shops, restaurants and fun!
Boundless potential and possibilities await with this large, tucked-away lot located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in Superior’s Rock Creek neighborhood. This 14,371 sqft lot provides a fantastic opportunity to customize your home to your exact specifications and is spacious enough to support a sizable ranch-style or two-story home leaving plenty of room for an expansive backyard. Unbeatable location near Superior Elementary, the North Pool, and miles of trails meandering through open space to Rock Creek’s Community Park. Close proximity to Louisville and easy access to Boulder/Denver via Hwy 36. Geotechnical investigation/report has been ordered. Come let your imagination and creativity run free and design your dream home!
This stunning ranch style home is where elegance and spaciousness meet in perfect harmony! Upon entry, you will be greeted by beautiful hardwood flooring, high ceilings and a formal dining room perfect for hosting dinner parties. The living room features a cozy fireplace and large windows that flood the room with natural light creating a warm and inviting atmosphere. Make your way to the covered rear patio with lovely views of the 18th tee of the Broadland’s Golf Course.
Location, location, location! Situated on a spacious 9000+ sqft lot, tucked into a quiet cul-de-sac in central Louisville’s Saratoga neighborhood. You’ll love the peaceful surroundings backing to an open space greenbelt and path leading to the neighborhood’s pocket park to the west. Only one mile east to Old Town out your backyard gate on the walking path down Spruce St. One of the largest homes in the Saratoga neighborhood with a rare 4-bedroom upstairs layout. Incredible opportunity to make this home your own in a premier Louisville location!
This end-unit townhome is situated in the highly sought-after Renaissance neighborhood offering an unbeatable location in SW Longmont, with easy access to Boulder, that is sure to exceed your expectations. As you step inside, you’ll be immediately impressed by the fresh new interior paint, hardwood floors, and the functional floor plan which offers plenty of natural light throughout. This modern townhome is designed for easy, low maintenance urban living within close proximity Boulder via the Diagonal Hwy and to nearby shopping centers and dining options in Longmont.
Here’s a great opportunity to own a prime piece of land in the highly desirable Coal Creek Ranch neighborhood. A Lodestone Design Group new-build concept is displayed as just one of the many possibilities for this lot. Located on a quiet cul-de-sac with soon to be custom homes, this lot measures 6776 sqft which provides the perfect canvas to create your dream home. With easy access to US-36 and public transportation, this lot is just minutes from shopping, dining, and entertainment options. Contact Lodestone Homes at 303-800-8633 or your preferred builder to explore the possibilities!
This updated 2-story beauty backs to the 45-acre Fox Run Open Space with access to the Grange Hall Creek Trail. As soon as you step inside, you’ll be struck by the warm and inviting atmosphere created by the open concept living and dining areas complete with gleaming hardwood floors and plenty of natural light. Prime location surrounded by neighborhood parks and less than a mile from the FasTracks N-Line commuter rail to Downtown Denver, Carpenter Park & Ponds, and the Carpenter Rec Center. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to make this stunning home yours!
Unique opportunity to own a newer townhome in pristine condition, right in the heart of Louisville. Finished in 2020, this is a low maintenance unit with only one shared wall featuring 3 beds, 4 baths, a fully fenced yard and 2 alley parking spots, one of them covered. On the main level, the living room offers natural light from every angle. The kitchen is every chef’s dream with a large island, SS appliances, quartz countertops, wine fridge, gas range with pot filler faucet and farmhouse sink. Leave your car at home and walk to Old Town, the Farmer’s Market, restaurants, shops & all things happening in Downtown Louisville.
Impressive 4000 sqft home nestled on a quiet street, adjacent to the path leading north to the Rec Center and south to the Golf Course, Coal Creek Trail & Downtown Louisville. Ideal location in the neighborhood, only a few steps from Meadows Park! Upon entry, a formal dining room greets you behind french doors or utilize this space as a quiet, private office. No expense was spared in the eat-in kitchen featuring shaker cherry cabinets, granite countertops, decorative tile backsplash, SS appliances, a large island with additional seating, plus a breakfast nook.
Come see this strikingly remodeled home in the Mesa Point neighborhood and prepare to be delighted with all the exquisite modern lighting and design selections this home has to offer. Right off the foyer, the kitchen comes equipped with a new SS range with double oven and navy painted cabinets with gold hardware. Through the garage entry, the dreamiest mudroom awaits your coats and bags. A shoe pantry keeps your footwear tucked away and well organized. The main level primary bedroom showcases a painted brick wall and a recently refreshed bathroom with timeless finishes.
Meet Elizabeth, a REALTOR® and the “E” of E and L Team
Elizabeth and her husband were born and raised in Southern Illinois. Elizabeth attended the University of Illinois and Southern Illinois University, receiving a math degree in 1992. After moving from Southern Illinois to Boulder County in 1994, Elizabeth taught secondary math for five years. She then spent 12 years at home with her three children. In 2009, she began working at RE/MAX Alliance of Boulder with Team Mazur, first as an assistant and then as a broker. In 2015, Elizabeth joined forces and partnered with Laura to form E and L Team at RE/MAX Elevate.
Elizabeth enjoys spending time away from real estate watching movies and doing Liberty puzzles with friends and family, traveling to Disney with her husband and kids, serving her church, and volunteering within her community.
Meet Laura, a REALTOR®, and the “L” of E and L Team
Laura and her husband grew up in Green Bay, Wisconsin. In 1996, she moved out to Colorado to enjoy the sunshine and to attend the University of Colorado at Boulder where she earned a degree in Chemical Engineering with an emphasis in Computer Science. Laura started working in 2000 at McKesson as a programmer of hospital software. Four years later, when her first of three children were born, she began her next career as a stay-at-home mom for 12 years. Having lived in Boulder, Superior, Erie and now Louisville, she has been proud to call Boulder County “home” for the last 24 years. With an eye always on the local real estate market, her next path led to a career in real estate working with Elizabeth as her agent assistant and home stager, then as a broker and partner at E and L Team at RE/MAX Elevate.
When she’s away from the office, Laura enjoys volunteering at Louisville’s Friday Night Street Faires, cheering on the CU Buffaloes and the Packers with her husband during football season, going to CU basketball games, hiking with friends in the foothills of Boulder, watching movies with her three kids, and dreaming of her next vacation to Costa Rica or the Virgin Islands.
Meet Jennifer, the Operations Manager for E and L Team
Jennifer has Midwestern roots, as well, having grown up in Wisconsin. She attended the University of St Thomas in Minnesota where she earned a BA in Psychology. She moved to Boulder County in 2000 and then obtained a Paralegal Certificate and worked part-time at law firms for 16 years while raising her two sons. In 2017, Jennifer transitioned to real estate and joined E and L Team as an assistant. She is currently their Operations Manager charged with coordinating successful transactions, as well as providing supportive services to clients. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time outdoors hiking and kayaking with her husband and dog, traveling with her family, and reading a good book at home in Lafayette.
Meet Melissa, E and L Team’s Licensed REALTOR® Assistant
Melissa is a Costa Rican native who fell in love with CO when she first visited the state as a teenager for her brother’s graduation from CSU. In 2018, she finally traded the beach and rainforest for the Rocky Mountains and established her home in Erie, along with her husband and two sons. Leaving her legal career behind was an easy choice for her once she found her passion for real estate. Her 15 years of communication and negotiating skills as an immigration attorney are now one of her greatest assets when helping buyers and sellers throughout a transaction. Plus being fully bilingual can sometimes come in handy too! As E and L Team’s licensed assistant, Melissa is instrumental in putting the finishing touches on E and L Team’s listings and is there to promptly help our buyers compete in our brisk and often competitive real estate market. Spending time with her family fills her heart and brings her happiness but she also enjoys CrossFit, camping, and snowboarding. She also loves talking about Costa Rica and the “Pura Vida” lifestyle to anyone who is planning to visit or just curious about her native country.
Elizabeth and Laura are full-time agents working together as business partners offering unmatched attention to detail, greater responsiveness, and systematic organization within the real estate process. They care about the little things. As a client once said: “Does your Realtor care about you & your house all the way down to your fruit? If not, you need to switch to E & L Team.”
E and L Team is passionate about the community where they live and work…true “Hometown” realtors, actively involved in their community, volunteering at and sponsoring events that bring the community together. They take great pride in their job as a real estate advisors and consultants to family, friends, and clients. Elizabeth and Laura have the patience to truly understand their client’s wants and needs when they need to move, often during life’s major changes.