“Their extensive knowledge of the local market was invaluable. Without their guidance we would not have the opportunity to buy our perfect home!“ - Mark O.
“I have worked with Ellen + Janis twice. Their sense of humor, warmth, responsiveness, and teamwork really helped through the stressful process. “ - Daniel B.
“They were with us for each step of the process, guiding us toward sound decisions. They handled every task, large and small, with skill and grace.“ - Sondra K.
“They responded promptly to every email, text and call and made themselves available around our hectic schedule. I highly recommend them“ - Diane T.
“They take seriously their obligation to their clients. They worked incredibly hard to ensure we got the best results. This is the team to work with.“ - Lauren J.
Originally from New York, Ellen moved to Boston to earn a graduate degree in business communications at Emerson College. This knowledge, coupled with her undergraduate degree in psychology and teaching, has provided her with valuable skills that she uses daily in real estate negotiations, educating home-buyers and sellers, and effectively marketing the team’s listings. Ellen has been working in Boston real estate for over 30 years and is an Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) and a Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES). Ellen’s clients often describe her as detail-oriented, proactive, and fun to be around. After living for many years in the South End and Roslindale, Ellen currently resides in Jamaica Plain with her wife, Janis Lippman. She enjoys spending time on the Cape, riding her bike, and traveling. Ellen proudly volunteers at Speakout and Keshet and supports several great non-profit organizations, including Community Servings, The Home for Little Wanderers, Victory Programs, and PFLAG.
Ellen is the Managing Director of the Ellen + Janis team. Please click here to see their exclusive listings