Lois founded L’Architrave Immobiliare in 1987, now one of the largest Italian estate agents working internationally and is a member of the Federation of Italian Estate Agents (FIAIP). Lois is a qualified and licensed agent and translator and has lived and worked in the area since childhood. Lois benefits from being completely bilingual and bicultural having spent the majority of her life in Lunigiana. Arriving at just 10 weeks old with her parents, she returned to the UK for her secondary education. Lois has raised her two children in the area and the family still retain the family home which is a short drive from the office. Lois has been regularly featured in national and international newspapers and magazines including The Sunday Times, International Homes, Homes Overseas, Italia Magazine, Scandinavian publications, Middle Eastern publications and the New York Times. She has also appeared on a number of television programs.