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WELCOME SAM MINNELLA

Terrie O’Connor, President of Terrie O’Connor Realtors, is pleased to announce that Sales Associate Sam Minnella has joined the Ridgewood group.

Sam is a 25-year resident of Hackensack and graduate of Hackensack High School. He has been a member of the Lodi Volunteer Fire Department Hose Company No. 2 since 2010. Sam has held the position of collector at the department since 2014, where his duties include recording the number of calls, drills, meetings and trainings held along with the attendance of each member. Sam has also been a member of the Rochelle Park Volunteer Ambulance Corps since 2012. Both of these organizations provided Sam a chance to learn to work well under pressure. Sam has also worked as the manager of Velocity 17 Racetrack in Maywood, NJ, where he honed his customer service and problem solving skills.

Sam’s interest in real estate was sparked by his involvement in his family’s two rental properties. By assisting with general maintenance, making phone calls, and scheduling appointments, Sam learned a great deal about all aspects of owning real estate as an investment. Sam has a love of architecture, interior design, and landscaping of houses, and an ability to see the potential that a house has to become beautiful again.

Sam looks forward to helping his clients find a home that they love.
Sam Minnella can be reached at Terrie O’Connor Realtors, Ridgewood, (201) 445-4554, or on his cell at (201) 937-2318.

WELCOME ELLA GOYKHMAN

Terrie O'Connor, President of Terrie O'Connor Realtors is pleased to announce that Ella Goykhman has joined the firm's Saddle River office as a full time sales associate.  She has been a real estate professional since 2010 serving all of Bergen and Essex Counties.  

         Ella's transition into Real Estate was a fluid one after nearly 10 years in the corporate fashion world where she was a planning manager, specializing in growing the e-commerce business for well known brands.  Ella's talent is taking her high level customer service experience and detail oriented listening skills to meet the client's style and real estate needs. 

          Ella was born in Moscow and is fluent in Russian.  Growing up in West Orange, New Jersey, she now resides in Upper Saddle River with her husband, young daughter, and son.  She assists in managing her husband's home improvement business as well as volunteering for the Girl Scouts here in the Saddle River Valley community.

           Ella is excited to be part of the Terrie O'Connor team which is part of the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World.  The extensive internet presence ensures properties will be seen locally as well as globally.  The luxury marketing program, "Luxury Portfolio International" is the premier luxury affiliation with an aggressive online and print strategy targeting the affluent buyer.  Whether you are buying or selling a home, Ella looks forward to providing her clients with professional, personalized service.  You may reach Ella at Terrie O'Connor Realtors Saddle River office at 201-934-4900 or on her cell at 973-558-1536.  You may also email her at egoykhman@tocr.com.

New Agent Training - July/August 2015

9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Location: Administrative Office
300 G Lake Street
Ramsey, NJ 07446

Week 4

Date Class Name Description Instructor
7/27 Contracts Filling out the contract, contract checklist & procedures, Negotiating with buyers and sellers Lois Fitzpatrick
7/28 GO ON INSPECTION
7/29

Rental Listing/Leases/Credit Reports

Review paperwork for processing a residential lease Nickie Lisella
 

Introduction to Relocation

The relocation department and the processing of internet leads. Susan Browne/Lisa Glattman
7/30 CMA – Part 2 Pricing/Consulting sellers on market values/Negotiating Judy Pisani 
7/31 GO ON INSPECTION

 Week 5

Date Class Name Description Instructor
8/3 Wrap-up Session Conclusion of contracts and leases. Demonstration of online fill able forms. Nickie Lisella
8/4 GO ON INSPECTION
8/5

On-Line Marketing – Part 2

Explain what company does for setting up initial profiles and discuss updating personal profiles on luxuryportfolio.com, realtor.com, Zillow, Trulia, Linkedin & Facebook. Requesting reviews by customers for the sites. Matt O'Connor
JULY BIRTHDAYS

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ... MARK THOMAS, July 2; JUDY SHIN, July 5; MARYANNE CONNAUGHTON, July 7; MARIA REPOLE, July 9; KATHY PLATT, July 10; RAINIE GARDENIER, July 11; DAVID LOMBARD and BARBARA KUIKEN, July 13; JULIA PRISCO and CHRISTINE CARLSEN, July 14; NORA RITTER, July 17; LYNN CLARK, July 18; LENNI PURITZ and LILY VOSOUGH, July 19; MARIA BARAN and CATHERINE BERTOCCI, July 20; SUZANNE PAPKE and PATRICIA RIBAUDO, July 21; ROBERT SPINELLA and JEFF VANDER MOLEN, July 23; AIMEE NEWSHAM-DeMELIA, July 25; FRED KETABCHI, DIANA LEUNG and DONNA O'NEILL, July 27; and ERICA SALK, July 30. Remember to give each a big shout out ... HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU! 

WELCOME CAROL ROSE VOLPE

Terrie O’Connor President of Terrie O’Connor Realtors, is pleased to announce that Ramsey resident Carol Rose Volpe has joined the Upper Saddle River group.

Carol Rose brings over 25 years of experience as a Realtor serving Northern New Jersey. She began her career as an office administrator and went on to earn her real estate license, continuing to work for the same Northern Bergen County real estate company for over twenty years. Through the years, Carol Rose earned a spot in the Million Dollar Club and was often a top salesperson. She has pursued continued education within the field, earning the prestigious CRS (Certified Relocation Specialist) and SRES (Senior Real Estate Specialist) designations.

Carol Rose is affiliated with the NJMLS, the GSMLS and the National and New Jersey Associations of Realtors. She is a member of the Ramsey Chamber of Commerce where she has volunteered for “A Taste of Ramsey” and Ramsey Day.

Originally from Woodland Park, Carol Rose has resided in Ramsey for over thirty years. She is married with two adult children and one grandchild. Carol Rose is very knowledgeable about the Northern Bergen County area. Her expertise, friendly personality and compassion set her apart and have earned Carol Rose many repeated referrals throughout her career. She looks forward to joining the Terrie O’Connor Realtors team.

Carol Rose Volpe can be reached at:  Upper Saddle River Office 201-327-7100 Ext 158, Cell 201-788-3747 or email: crvolpe@tocr.com.

WELCOME TERRY MEESE

Terrie O’ Connor, President of Terrie O’Connor Realtors, is pleased to announce that Theresa “Terry” Meese has joined the Wyckoff Group.
Terry has been a Bergen County resident for over 25 years and has spent the last 18 of those years living in Franklin Lakes with her husband, Greg, a real estate development attorney.
After graduating from Columbia University, where she studied Literature and Middle East History, Terry worked in Human Resources where she was responsible for recruiting and retaining candidates. This experience helped her develop strong interpersonal skills and become an effective negotiator. While taking time off to raise her two children and volunteer at school, she also managed five home renovation projects, gaining invaluable experience in the construction trades.
Terry is a two-term President of the Shadow Lake Club in Franklin Lakes and continues to serve on the Board of Trustees. Additionally, she is a member of the Franklin Lakes Community Emergency Response Team.
Terry is excited to share her enthusiasm and experience with both sellers and purchasers of real estate.

Terry can be reached at the office: 201-891-0100 Ext 250, cell 201-819-5763, tmeese@tocr.com.

WELCOME JOSEPH & VERENA PIPARO

Terrie O'Connor, President of Terrie O'Connor Realtors, is pleased to announce that Joseph and Verena Piparo have joined the company's Saddle River office. Together they make a strong real estate team, able to meet the needs of those buying, selling, renting or relocating.

Joseph and Verena are both graduates of Montclair State University. Joseph has a BA in teaching as well as a Master's degree in Administration and Supervision. He also has experience working with members of local planning and zoning boards.  Verena, fluent in Spanish, holds a Bachelor of Arts in teaching and a Master's degree in education. Currently teaching in Special Education, she is active in her community and has traveled extensively.

As a life-long residents of Bergen County, they are well aware of the strong town services, stellar schools and attraction of living locally. “These town services and excellent schools provide the strong value of our local real estate markets. We also chose to raise our family here.”

You may reach Joe and Verena at the Saddle River office at 201-934-4900

or, Joe may be reached at: jpiparo@tocr.com or cell at 201-463-6298

Verena may be reached at: vpiparo@tocr.com or cell at 201-835-4605

 

WELCOME GAYJONE CARROLL

Terrie O’Connor, President of Terrie O’Connor Realtors, is pleased to announce that Gayjone Carroll has joined the Ramsey group of Terrie O’Connor Realtors.

Gayjone has been a full-time realtor serving Northern Bergen and Rockland counties since 1987. She has been a consistent member of the multi-million dollar real estate club since 1989 and was a part of the Ambassador Club and President’s Club at her previous company.

Gayjone’s success in the real estate business can be attributed to the repeated business and referrals from her many satisfied clients. In fact, Gayjone helped four generations of several families with their real estate needs. Her ability to listen, knowledge of the current inventory and willingness to go the extra mile for her clients are the keys to her success. The excellent reputation of Terrie O’Connor Realtors and the attention to detail that the firm gives to its clients were deciding factors that led to Gayjone to the company.

Gayjone has two adult children and one grandchild. She has lived in Mahwah for eleven years. Gayjone is a registered nurse and a graduate of the Englewood School of Nursing. She volunteers for the American Heart Association and American Cancer Society.

Gayjone Carroll is very pleased to be a part of Terrie O’Connor Realtors, Ramsey. She can be reached at (201) 934-0600, x23, or email gcarroll@tocr.com.