Jill Velarde is a New York City native and former resident of Los Angeles, Boston, and Munich, whose love for the lifestyle, culture, and people of Miami brought her here 3 years ago. Possessing a sharp mind for negotiations and a keen eye for distinctive properties, Jill is excited by architecture and design. She loves working with and meeting Miami’s incredibly culturally diverse and international buyers and sellers, and assisting clients in making intelligent real estate decisions. Fortunate to truly love what she does, Jill attributes her success to that passion as well as an excellent work ethic.
Beginning her real estate career in the New York metro area, Jill has extensive experience working with exceptional properties and a highly discerning clientele. Her strength lies in an ability to communicate, understand, and thoughtfully respond to individual needs, creating strong relationships to navigate complex transactions. Relocating to Florida, Jill oversaw the development of luxury, single-family homes, and was the lead design consultant for a top Conde Nast Traveler-ranked resort. Jill has a unique background, attending the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York, and working in Los Angeles as an actress, traveling the world as a swimwear model. Her global perspective informs her current work, providing her with a sophisticated and nuanced perspective, and a capacity to engage with clients from anywhere in the world.
Jill lives in Miami Beach and enjoys golfing on the weekends or taking her 2 large rescue dogs for long walks and runs, as well as socializing with friends at Miami’s unparalleled nightlife destinations and restaurants. Clients who work with Jill can be confident they are partnering with a knowledgeable agent who conducts herself with integrity and professionalism, ensuring their interests are front and center.