Tarvin Realtors congratulates Frances Hanson Ekblom on her recognition by the National Association of Realtors for her accomplishments in 2010 and 2011 with the Circle of Excellence (bronze level) award. Her sales in 2011 exceeded $11 MILLION and her sales in 2010 exceeded $15 MILLION! Frances has 16 years of experience in real estate and is a consistent member of the Tarvin Ten Million Dollar Sales Club. She is Tarvin Realtors 2011 Salesperson of the Year and was Tarvin's 2010 Salesperson of the Year! Frances led all N.J.M.L.S. agents for closed sales of Ridgewood residential properties in 2010!!*
Frances and her husband Neil, an attorney in New York City, are both life-long residents of Ridgewood. They have two children, Neil Jr., a graduate of Ridgewood High school who now attends Vanderbilt University and Margaret, who is a junior at RHS.
Before joining Tarvin Realtors, Frances graduated cum laude from Columbia University and went on to become a buyer for Bloomingdales and then an assistant trader on Wall Street. She enjoys tennis, golf and opera.
Frances is very civically committed, volunteering for the Ridgewood Valley Hospital Board, Family Counseling Board, Trustee of the Ridgewood Education Foundation, and a member of the Indian Trail Club. She is a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Ridgewood.