Marilyn is committed to helping her clients make informed decisions. Passionate and dedicated, she considers it a privilege to serve as a trusted advisor in a pivotal life event. The process of buying or selling a home, a major financial undertaking representing a significant portion of net worth, can be fraught with emotion and anxiety, especially in the Metropolitan New Jersey marketplace. “My responsibility,” she says, “is to reduce worries, optimize terms and ensure a smooth, successful transaction; my clients deserve the very best.”
A lifelong Bergen County resident, she has called many of its towns “home”. She is very familiar with all that New Jersey and its very unique communities have to offer. A graduate of Parson’s School of Design, majoring in Design and Marketing, she built a successful freelance design and marketing business for over three decades, with many Fortune 100 companies on her roster of clients.
In addition to her New Jersey Real Estate Licence, Marilyn is a member of the Greater Bergen Association of REALTORS®, National Association of REALTORS®, New Jersey Multiple Listing Service, Garden State Multiple Listing Service, and Hudson County Multiple Listing Service. She also holds real estate designations as an Accredited Buyer’s Representative®, ABR®; Senior Real Estate Specialist®, SRES®; Certified International Property Specialist, CIPS; At Home With Diversity®, AHWD®; Certified Negotiation Expert, CNE and recipient of the NJAR® Circle of Excellence Sales Award®.
Her specialties include the Sale & Purchase of Single and Multi-Family homes, Luxury condos and Townhomes, Co-Op’s, Locating Investment Properties, Leasing, and Relocation. Specializing in: Bergen County, Essex County, Hudson County, Passaic County, and New Jersey’s “Gold Coast.”
“I set the bar high for my clients and for myself. I work to realize dreams, and to deliver great results.” - Marilyn Budnick