The Top 10 Female Real Estate Agents in New Jersey for 2023

By Spencer Hulse Spencer Hulse has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
Published on October 5, 2023

In the vibrant and competitive world of New Jersey’s real estate market, finding an accomplished and dedicated professional is essential. As the demand for expert guidance in buying and selling properties continues to soar, it’s crucial to recognize the individuals who stand out as the top real estate agents in New Jersey. In this article, we delve into the ranks of the best, spotlighting the Top 10 Female Real Estate Agents in the Garden State.

New Jersey boasts a diverse and thriving real estate scene, with countless agents vying for the top spot. However, these exceptional female real estate agents have consistently demonstrated their commitment to excellence, impressive market knowledge, and unparalleled customer service. Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer, an investor, or a seller navigating the competitive landscape, these professionals have repeatedly proven that they are the cream of the crop.

Join us as we celebrate the remarkable achievements and contributions of these ten outstanding female real estate agents in New Jersey. Their dedication, expertise, and unwavering commitment to their clients have earned them a well-deserved place among the top real estate agents in the state. In this article, we’ll introduce you to these trailblazers, shedding light on their remarkable success stories and showcasing why they’re the go-to experts in the ever-evolving New Jersey real estate market.

1. Irene Barnaby

Irene Barnaby, real estate agent

Irene Barnaby, a Licensed Broker Salesperson at Compass NJ, stands as a beacon of excellence in real estate. With nearly two decades of experience, Irene has garnered accolades as a distinguished and award-winning real estate broker specializing in Hudson County. Her comprehensive local knowledge and unwavering dedication have consistently impressed clients seeking to buy, sell, or invest in properties.

Irene’s remarkable track record includes over 1,000 transactions. Her proficiency extends beyond conventional real estate dealings, having successfully marketed and sold 13 new-construction developments, underscoring her mastery in handling complex transactions from land acquisition to sellout.

Rooted in her academic background in international business, marketing, and economics, Irene’s grasp of economic factors influencing real estate markets proves invaluable. Her Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS) and Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) designations demonstrate her ongoing pursuit of perfection.

2. Laurie Silver-Corsello

Laurie Silver-Corsello

Laurie Silver-Corsello is not just a Realtor; she’s a real estate expert with a wealth of personal and professional experience. As the Founder of Suburban Home Specialists in New Jersey, Laurie brings a unique perspective to the real estate industry. Her journey began with firsthand knowledge of the home buying and selling process, having moved five times in the first eight years of her marriage.

After settling in Livingston in 1998 and focusing on her family, Laurie transitioned into a full-time real estate career in 2005. Her dedication paid off quickly, as she became a top-selling agent in her office within her second year of business. Since then, Laurie has consistently been a top producer, thanks to her professional, knowledgeable, people-oriented, and detail-focused approach.

Laurie’s diverse background, including her prior retail executive roles and management experience, allows her to navigate the real estate market with precision. She holds Senior Real Estate Specialist and Accredited Buyers Agent status, showcasing her commitment to excellence.

Whether buying, selling, or seeking guidance in real estate, Laurie Silver-Corsello is a trusted partner. Her expertise and genuine desire to help ensure that your real estate dreams are in capable hands.

3. Bobbi Lebbing

Bobbi Lebbing, top real estate agent

Bobbi Lebbing, a seasoned Realtor at New Jersey Realty, is a pillar of real estate excellence with over 28 years of dedicated service. Devoted to her profession, Bobbi has adeptly merged her career and her passion, making her a standout in the field.

Her comprehensive range of specialties encompasses buyer representation, listing services, relocation expertise, and navigating the intricacies of short sales. Bobbi’s commitment is self-evident as she guides clients through the nuances of upsizing, downsizing, first-time home purchases, and investment ventures.

With a rich array of certifications, including SRS, ABR, SRES, and AHWD, Bobbi brings a wealth of knowledge to her clients. Born and raised in Monmouth County and well-versed in Middlesex County since 1985, she wields an intimate understanding of the regions she serves. She also belongs to multiple real estate boards across the state, a testament to her expansive reach.

Bobbi’s accomplishments include induction into the RE/MAX Hall of Fame and the New Jersey Association of Realtors ‘Distinguished Sales Club’ for over a decade of excellence. In 2023, she was named a Five Star Agent. When real estate needs arise, Bobbi Lebbing remains a phone call away—an embodiment of expertise, professionalism, and passion.

4. Gerine A. Skamarak

Gerine Skamarak, top real estate agent

Gerine Skamarak is a distinguished Realtor® Associate, General Manager, and Team Leader heading The Gerine Team at EXIT Realty East Coast in New Jersey. With a dynamic career spanning 18 years, Gerine’s proactive approach ensures seamless experiences and successful outcomes for buyers and sellers alike.

With an ethos that exceeds day-to-day transactions, she regularly hones her skills through coaching, mastermind groups, and staying up-to-date with industry trends. Gerine has been affiliated with EXIT Realty for 13 years, a company that focuses on agent growth, fosters a family culture, and supports agents’ success from the corporate level down to each franchise.

Among her myriad achievements are consistent NJ Circle of Excellence Sales Awards—reaching the Platinum level in 2022—and the New Jersey Distinguished Sales Award for a decade of excellence. The Realtor® Associate ranked #2 in EXIT Realty New Jersey for gross commissions and #4 in sales volume in the same year.

The Gerine Team offers over 35 years of collective real estate experience, personalized attention, and a network of experts in various fields. Gerine Skamarak infuses real estate ventures with expertise, dedication, and a commitment to success.

5. Esther Ashkenazi

Esther Ashkenazi, top real estate agent

Esther Ashkenazi, the astute Broker and Owner of Town and Country Real Estate Consultants in New Jersey, stands out as a paragon of real estate expertise. With a remarkable 30-year career in the industry, she has amassed a deep understanding of the market’s nuances and dynamics. Ashkenazi’s passion transforms into an indispensable asset, leading to greater trust among her client base.

Her commitment to client success and dedication to their interests distinguish her as a trusted advisor. Ashkenazi’s achievements have garnered her the Lifetime Membership Award from the NJ REALTORS Distinguished Sales Club. Additionally, recognition by the American Institute of Real Estate Agents underscores her stellar client service.

Having traversed the industry’s peaks and troughs, Ashkenazi’s experience is an invaluable advantage she shares with clients. Her journey from management roles in a top national real estate firm to founding her consultancy highlights her entrepreneurial spirit and practical knowledge. Armed with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business from Monmouth University, Esther Ashkenazi embodies a fusion of academic acumen and hands-on wisdom.

6. Christine Morford

Christine Morford, top real estate agent, New jersey

Christine Morford, a Sales Associate at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach in New Jersey, is a seasoned real estate professional passionately committed to client satisfaction. With over 25 years of experience, she thrives on guiding clients through the complexities of real estate transactions while forging meaningful connections.

What sets Christine apart is her affiliation with Berkshire Hathaway, a name synonymous with success and financial strength. The resources, support, and state-of-the-art technology available as a Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices agent empower her to maximize exposure for her clients’ properties.

Christine’s personalized approach involves thorough consultations, where she takes the time to understand her client’s unique needs and goals. Together, they create a ‘Blueprint for Success,’ meticulously planning for various scenarios.

Outside of her successful career, Christine draws inspiration from her two children, serving as a provider and caregiver. Her gratitude, faith, and confidence fuel her determination to excel, even in the face of challenges. Christine Morford is a professional with a heart of gold, making a positive difference in the lives of those she serves.

7. Patricia Fackina-Cormack

Patricia Fackina-Cormack

Patricia Fackina-Cormack, an Independent Sales Associate at Keller Williams Village Square – Ridgewood in New Jersey, stands out in the real estate industry through her profound passion for her work. For Patricia, her successful real estate career is just a by-product of helping people reach their goals.

Known for her integrity, trustworthiness, and exceptional negotiation skills, Patricia has earned a reputation as a creative strategist and a pillar of knowledge within her community. Having lived in five countries, her fluency in multiple languages and extensive international experience enable her to relate to clients from diverse backgrounds.

Patricia’s commitment to her clients goes beyond transactions. She carefully selects a limited number of clients to ensure individualized attention, building partnerships to guide them through buying, selling, and investing processes. Her patience, empathy, and understanding consistently surpass her client’s expectations and foster lasting relationships.

Supported by the values of Keller Williams Village Square – Ridgewood, Patricia’s achievements are best measured in the betterment of her clients’ lives. Her unique ability to blend expertise with compassion has elevated her as a trusted partner in real estate, leaving an indelible mark on the industry and the life stories she plays a role in.

8. Allison Haug

Allison Haug, top real estate agent, NJ

Allison Haug, a Sales Associate at BHHS Fox & Roach in New Jersey, is an unmissable figure in the real estate landscape. Her passion for real estate is evident as she brings boundless enthusiasm to every client interaction. With a focus on helping clients find their dream homes or secure the perfect buyer, Allison offers valuable insights into home design, DIY projects, and more.

Not only is Allison an astute real estate professional, but she’s also a fervent animal lover, making her attuned to unique needs, such as finding pet-friendly homes. BHHS Fox & Roach’s supportive environment complements Allison’s drive, offering her valuable coaching from experienced peers. Since obtaining her license in July 2023, Allison has rapidly grown her presence on social media, engaging followers with real estate insights, homeowner tips, and glimpses of her own furry companions.

With a commitment to guiding clients through each step of their real estate journey, Allison Haug ensures excitement, trust, and a personalized touch characterize the path to their next home.

9. Alita T. Covington

Alita T. Covington, top real estate agents

Alita T. Covington, a distinguished Real Estate Broker/Sales Associate at RE/MAX House Values in New Jersey, is a beacon of real estate industry expertise. With a career spanning two decades, Alita has been a driving force in preventing foreclosure and securing short sales since 2003. Her remarkable success rate of 98-99% approval and an average of 150 short sale approvals annually attests to her unparalleled proficiency.

Alita’s unique approach has yielded remarkable results, including negotiating settlements as low as 55-97% of the owed mortgage. Her dedication has even liberated homeowners from mortgage burdens. As an author, certified foreclosure and short sales specialist, and recipient of esteemed awards, Alita’s impact resonates throughout the industry.

Beyond her professional achievements, Alita’s formative life experiences have influenced her journey to the top of New Jersey real estate. Her international travel experiences and cultural immersion, which include time living in Venezuela, contribute to her diverse perspective. With extensive qualifications and a proven track record, Alita T. Covington continues illuminating fresh starts and pathways to financial relief for countless homeowners.

10. Victoria Devino

Victoria Devino. top real estate agent

Victoria Devino is a trailblazer in the real estate industry as the Principal Broker and Founder of Windsor Warner in New Jersey. With a unique trifecta of real estate sales, new development, and architecture, Victoria’s family background sets her apart. Her father’s architectural expertise and her fiancé’s deep understanding of real estate finance synergize with her leadership to create a comprehensive service offering.

In an industry predominantly led by men, Victoria stands out for breaking down barriers to head up her company. Attending prestigious real estate conferences like the Jersey City Summit and NAIOP, Victoria recognized gender disparity and the need for more equality. Determined to carve her path, she founded Windsor Warner to provide top-notch real estate solutions.

Victoria’s achievements include consistent recognition as a top-rated Zillow premier agent and spearheading the development of over 1,000,000 square feet of residential apartments and condos in New Jersey. Her client-centric approach involves personalized guidance and connecting clients with resources, from attorneys to architects. Born and raised in NJ, she balances her professional success with a love for sports, the outdoors, travel, and her canine companion.

By Spencer Hulse Spencer Hulse has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team

Spencer Hulse is the Editorial Director at Grit Daily. He is responsible for overseeing other editors and writers, day-to-day operations, and covering breaking news.

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