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Mary Rose Martorell

Agent

11 Recent Sales (last 12 months)

Real estate agent (11 years experience)

Specialties:
Buyer's Agent,
Listing Agent,
Relocation,
Short-Sale

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I have always been passionate and interested in real estate, even since I was a little girl.  I remember the story my Mother told about our Papa and his brothers building their family's home in Italy before World War I.  I was told that when he emigrated to the United States as a stone mason, he purchased his first property in the lower east side of NYC. That's where my Mom grew up. Now there is an elementary school in its place. The second property which is still in our family has helped my Mother survive when our Dad passed at a young age.  "Hold on to the land." I was told.

These experiences are what drove me to become a Realtor.  It is the experiences that I now have and the gratification that I get from working with my clients that keeps me in this field. When hiring me, know that you are going to get my best.
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About Mary Rose Martorell: I have always been passionate and interested in real estate, even&nbsp;since I was a little girl.&nbsp; I remember the story my Mother told about our Papa and his brothers building&nbsp;their family's&nbsp;home in Italy before World War I.&nbsp; I&nbsp;was told that&nbsp;when he&nbsp;emigrated to the United States&nbsp;as a stone mason, he purchased his first property in the lower east side of NYC. That's where my Mom grew up.&nbsp;Now there is an elementary school in its place. The second property which is still in our family has helped my Mother survive when our Dad passed at a young age.&nbsp; "Hold on to the land." I was told. <br/><br/>These experiences are what drove me to become a Realtor.&nbsp; It is the experiences that I now have and the gratification that I get from working with my clients that keeps me in this field. When hiring me, know that you are going to get my best.

Listings & Sales  

  • For Sale
  • For Rent
  • Sold

Active Listings

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Past Sales  

(38 all-time)
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Sold Date
Price
Seller
10/30/2014
$403,999

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10/30/2014 - Seller - $403,999

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Buyer
09/08/2014
$543,000

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09/08/2014 - Buyer - $543,000

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Seller
09/03/2014
$235,000

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09/03/2014 - Seller - $235,000

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Buyer
06/27/2014
$200,000

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06/27/2014 - Buyer - $200,000

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Buyer
06/26/2014
$46,000

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06/26/2014 - Buyer - $46,000

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Ratings & Reviews

Mary Rose was tireless! She was our listing agent, and our selling agent, and did an excellent job of finding us our dream house, as well as selling our condo.<br/><br/>In both instances, she negotiated great prices, especially on the house we bought.<br/><br/>There were a few times where we were kind of stubborn about how to go about staging our condo, and what we were looking for in a house, but she never got frustrated with us, and worked to make sure we were happy.<br/><br/>In the end, we are now living in a great house, and have recommended her to several of our friends who are in the market for a new house.

  

03/03/2015 - wlamonaca
Sold a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $225K in Montclair, NJ.

Mary Rose was tireless! She was our listing agent, and our selling agent, and did an excellent job of finding us our dream house, as well as selling our condo.

In both instances, she negotiated great prices, especially on the house we bought.

There were a few times where we were kind of stubborn about how to go about staging our condo, and what we were looking for in a house, but she never got frustrated with us, and worked to make sure we were happy.

In the end, we are now living in a great house, and have recommended her to several of our friends who are in the market for a new house.
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09/25/2014 - pjczech
Bought a Single Family home in 2014 for approximately $850K in Cedar Grove, NJ.

Met Mary Rose by chance at an open house and she ended up representing us as we searched for our current house. She really, really knows the area. Most impressive was her responsiveness - always easy to get in touch with. I'm convinced that without her guidance we would have ended up paying much more for the property we purchased. She approached the process of negotiating strategically, and we ended up purchasing under my target price. Smooth sailing throughout the process up until the close. It was a pleasure!

In the few months since, she's checked in to see how we're doing, which is much appreciated. Will not hesitate to refer people her way.
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09/04/2013 - user29511943
Sold a home in 2013 in Upper Montclair, Montclair, NJ 07043.

I worked with Mary Rose Martorell to sell my aunt's house in Montclair. It was a unique property, and she immediately appreciated this and formulated a marketing program to highlight the finest aspects of the house. This strategy proved very successful and we sold the house right away.

She had a keener eye for the value of the property than the other realtors, all of whom estimated that it would sell for far less than it eventually sold for, which was well over even Mary Rose's estimate. If I had gone with one of the other realtors, we probably would have sold it for $30-40,000 less.

The kicker is that I was away for a crucial three weeks during the selling period, and Mary Rose was not only immediately responsive to my requests, but went out of her way to keep me informed, and picked up several details that I had missed.

She has street smarts that get right to the bottom of things, and a sunny personality that is delightful to work with.
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