Tere Foster and Moya Skillman
Tere Foster is one of the highest producing residential agents in the nation based on sales volume. She has nearly 30 years of experience in selling residential properties in Washington.
Tere is highly-regarded by her clients, as well as by her peers, for having a high level of integrity, in-depth market knowledge, and an incredible work ethic. Tere created Team Foster over 10 years ago with the mission of providing incomparable client service. Tere’s expertise in waterfront and estate properties and Team Foster’s exceptional client service have led them to record sales volume and has resulted in Tere and Team Foster being recognized in The Wall Street Journal as one of the top real estate teams in the country.
Tere serves as a member of Forum XXII, an exclusive organization comprised of 22 of the top residential brokers in the Seattle area, and is a member of three additional networking organizations of top brokers in Seattle and on the Eastside. In keeping with Team Foster’s focus on international sales, Tere is a member of the Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA) and a member of the Greater Seattle Chinese Chamber of Commerce.
Tere has created and maintained long-standing relationships with many members of the community, both professionally and personally, through her involvement in charitable organizations. Tere served on the Board of Trustees of the Bellevue Boys and Girls Club for 25 years and is also a past-President of the board. Tere also a past member of the Board of Trustees of the Bellevue Police Foundation and is actively involved in many other community organizations.
Tere and her husband, Stanbery—a trust and estate lawyer, reside in Bellevue.
Moya Skillman is co-founder of Team Foster with her mother, Tere Foster. Moya has over 15 years of experience in residential real estate. Team Foster sells over $200 Million annually.
Moya is a Broker and an Accredited Staging Professional. She leads Team Foster’s marketing vision of print, digital and social media including Instagram, Facebook and video technologies. Her attention to detail ensures that every client receives outstanding service.
In February of 2016, Moya along with Tere and four other partners, founded Avenue Properties. In less than two years, Avenue was named to the Top 10 Largest Real Estate Companies in the Northwest by the Puget Sound Business Journal. In September 2018, Avenue properties joined with COMPASS Real Estate.
Moya is also a founding member of the Breakfast Club, a networking group for the next generation of top-producing agents in the Puget Sound area. She is actively involved in the Seattle King County Association of Realtors and the Young Professionals Network for SKCAR.
Moya has appeared on HGTV and CNBC and has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Seattle Times, The Puget Sound Business Journal and other media channels.
In keeping with Team Foster’s focus on international sales, Moya is a member of the Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA) and the Greater Seattle Chinese Chamber of Commerce.
Prior to her career in real estate, Moya spent seven years on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC working for elected officials and with senior executives from the top high-tech companies in the country.
Moya is actively involved in the community. Currently Moya serves as the co-chair of the Board of Trustees for the KidsQuest Children’s Museum. In addition, she is involved with the Boys and Girls Club of Bellevue and other community organizations.
Moya lives in Medina, WA with her husband and two children.