Ellen and Janis Team

Ellen and Janis Team






    Ellen and Janis’s Concierge Page

    Ellen and Janis’s Bridge Loan Services Page

Boston Agent Magazine: The Secrets to Selling New Construction featuring Ellen Grubert

Boston Agent Magazine Agent Snapshot: Janis Lippman

45 On Burnett Offers Excellent Value and Luxury

Boston Globe Home of the Week: For $749,000, a JP condo with two of everything

Client Testimonials
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.
- Diana 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.

About Ellen and Janis Team
The Ellen and Janis Real Estate Team began with two agents, Ellen Grubert and Janis Lippman, who truly feel that their mission, both personally and professionally, is to help everyone find their place in the world.

As a team of locally focused Realtors and marketing professionals we are committed to helping you achieve your real estate goals. We have been living and working in the Jamaica Plain area for over 35 years and have developed a deep understanding of the neighborhoods we serve. Whether you're in the process of buying, selling or renting, we provide exceptional service that exceeds our clients' expectations, making the process seamless, stress-free and enjoyable.

To learn more about the Ellen + Janis Team click here.

We believe in:

Responsive Communication

We are always here for you. You can trust that your phone calls, emails, and text messages will be answered in a timely and comprehensive fashion. You will always feel like you are our only client.

A Customized Real Estate Experience

We know that every real estate experience is nuanced and unique. We will listen carefully, make sure we understand the ins and outs of your real estate needs, and act accordingly.

Local Expertise

We know the markets we live and sell in. We are actively involved in our communities and volunteer in them. We are positive stewards of our neighborhoods. This means that we know our neighborhoods not just generally, but block by block. We can tell you about playgrounds, parking, dog parks, restaurants, shops, festivals, noise, plans for development, and anything else that might impact where you want to live.

Team Approach

Our team's collaborative style ensures that someone is always available to provide you with personalized and knowledgeable service.

We Love What We Do

We believe in a diverse, inclusive, positive, respectful, honest, and warm workplace environment. We give our best to one another and support one another so that we can also give our best to ourselves and our families.


Sales Highlights

We have helped hundreds of people navigate complex real estate transactions throughout the Greater Boston area and are known for our exceptional neighborhood expertise and relentless attention to detail. Don't hesitate to contact us to discuss your real estate goals. To view our sales highlights, click on the image to the right.


Sold Out! 45 On Burnett | Jamaica Plain | New Construction Condos

Jamaica Plain’s 45 On Burnett is completely sold out. These 1-3 bedroom boutique luxury condos offer spacious, elegant floor plans, elevator access, garage parking, roof deck, on-site gym, and pet spa. Designed to meet LEED environmental certification standards, 45 On Burnett brings a new level of craftsmanship to Boston's greenest neighborhood. Live minutes from JP's best shops, restaurants, craft breweries, and parks.

To view the latest new construction condo inventory in the area, click here.


Boston Agent Magazine's Who's Who in Boston Real Estate

Who's Who in Boston Real Estate recognizes the agents, developers, lenders, and affiliates who proudly represent the real estate industry in the Greater Boston area. It was a privilege to be included with a group of highly skilled and worthy ambassadors for the real estate industry. To read the article, click on the image to the right.


Meet Thomas Grimshaw, Realtor | Ellen and Janis Team

Helping clients make smart decisions about where they call home is what gets Thomas out of bed every morning. His strong work ethic is absolutely attributable to having been born and raised in Boston and into a family of successful real estate brokers. A degree in International Marketing from Bentley University, a global point of view, and experience living in some of the world’s most dynamic cities like Miami, New York, San Francisco, Chicago, London and Christiansted, USVI has enabled him to build a network of clients all over the world. As a licensed broker with Compass, Thomas serves the New England and Florida markets. Read more.

Team Agents

Ellen and Janis Team’s Listings

Listed By Compass
14 Ardale Street, Unit 1

Boston, MA 02131

2 BD
1 BA
929 SF
Listed By Compass
111 Perkins Street, Unit 032

Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

2 BD
1 BA
1,134 SF