"There are aspects of real estate sales that seem pretty simple, and there are many elements of a smooth transaction that are complicated and daunting. I can help you with every aspect of buying or selling your home because I am experienced, because I am professional, and because I care."
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A Realtor since 1986. Owner of Fitzgerald Real Estate, bringing 35 years of experience to every Real Estate transaction. A recognized Top Producer in Franklin County has earned respect and trust from Clients and the Real Estate Community and is committed to delivering quality service and knowledge of the market and the industry while being on the cutting edge of technology.
An advocate for Private Property Rights, I have spent many years working with Realtors from Massachusetts and across the country lobbying for issues that face homeowners. Through grass routes efforts, calls for action when issues come to the forefront, and meeting with members of congress on Beacon Hill and Capitol Hill. Proud to receive the Private Property Advocacy award from the Massachusetts Association of Realtors in 2018.
The 2015 President of the Massachusetts Association of Realtors. In 2012 served as President of The Realtor Association of the Pioneer Valley (RAPV) and served on the Board of Directors of RAPV 2007- 2013. Was named the 2009 Realtor of the Year for the Realtor Association of the Pioneer Valley.
Proudly received the Milton H. Shaw Distinguished Service Award from the Massachusetts Association of Realtors(MAR) in 2008. An award is given to one Realtor member each year for outstanding service to the industry. I am serving on the MAR Board of Directors from 1999 to the Present. Appointed to the Executive Committee for MAR serving 2003-2010 & 2013 - 2014, The Focus Area Vice President in 2013 responsible for MAR Member Benefits and Legal Affairs. 2003,2004, 2006 VP for Technology, Electronic Forms Software, and Business Development Committees. The 2008 & 2009 MAR Vice President is representing the Western Region. 2010 Focus area VP for Communications and Technology. 2007 Chair of MAR Business Development Committee.
In 2000 served as President for the Franklin-Hampshire County Association of Realtor, receiving the Realtor of the Year award for 2001 and serving on the Board of Directors 1995-2002.
EDUCATION & DESIGNATIONS
AHWD- At home with Diversity certificate * CBR-Certified Buyers Representative * CIPS-Certified International Property Specialist * CRS-Certified Residential Specialist * GRI-Graduate Realtor Institute *CHMS-Certified Home Marketing Specialist * PMN-Property Marketing Network * Technology Certificates * Certified Stager *LMC- Loss Mitigation Specialist certification * TRC-Transnational referral Certificate
Realtor Association of the Pioneer Valley (Franklin-Hampshire and Springfield Asso. merged to create RAPV in 2002) * MAR-Massachusetts Association of Realtors * NAR-National Association of Realtors *CRS-Council of Certified Residential Specialist
The Senate President appointed me to serve as a commissioner for the Rural Policy Advisory Commission from its inception in 2017. On the Board of Directors for the Children's Advocacy Center of Franklin County and North Quabbin, serving for the second year as Vice President. A Corporator for Greenfield Savings Bank.