Margaret Szerlip is a Realtor at Compass in Chestnut Hill, MA. Margaret provides highly personalized service along with the technological capabilities of Compass. She specializes in detailed market analysis by way of charts, graphs, and old-fashioned intuitiveness. She believes that pricing a home correctly from the start will earn sellers top dollar. Margaret is a known and respected leader within the real estate communities west of Boston. Margaret entered real estate in 2003 after several years off from Wall Street. Margaret worked in NYC for both Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers specializing in municipal bond sales trading for high net worth individuals. That experience has enabled her to interpret what is happening in the financial markets and how that translates to real estate. She supplies charts, graphs and spreadsheets along with enthusiasm and humor.
Margaret sets herself apart with strong negotiating skills and her uncanny ability to match the right buyer with the right house at the right price. She is able to unlock the hidden possibilities each and every house possesses allowing buyers to see a home’s true potential. Buyers benefit from Margaret’s detailed knowledge of inventory and the correct pricing in comparison to competing properties.
Margaret has lived in Newton since 1994 with her husband and two children, her son is a 2009 Newton North graduate, he is a junior at Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston. He took a few years off and played Canadian Junior Hockey in Saskatchewan, Canada. Her daughter graduated in 2013 and attends the Farmer School of Business at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Margaret is one of 1,500 certified Global Mobility Specialists in the country and her personal relocation experience motivates her to make every move as seamless as possible. Margaret also obtained the Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES) designation. Margaret has an array of vendors to help seniors make an easier transition to their next home. Please call her to help you with the sale or purchase of your next home.