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Realty Executives

Lauren Parrella

In the midst of unprecedented challenges brought by the pandemic, Lauren Parrella embarked on an extraordinary journey in March 2021. Establishing Realty Executives First Class from a humble basement room, devoid of windows, Lauren defied odds and propelled her vision into reality. Within a year, the brokerage flourished, necessitating a move to a stunning 2300 SF office in Pine Brook, Montville, NJ, marking the beginning of an unparalleled success story.

Lodestone Real Estate

Alison Alston

Alison Alston, the Owner and Broker of Lodestone Real Estate, has been at the forefront of the industry since 2012. With a singular physical location, Lodestone has been a beacon of excellence in the real estate sector under Alison’s leadership. At Lodestone Real Estate, the guiding principle is crystal clear: “Finest Properties. Innovative Technologies. Exceptional Service.” This ethos underscores the core mission of the organization, which is to align lifestyle and property goals for the short and long-term benefit of buyers, sellers, and investors. 

Grace Yan

Grace Yan

Grace Yan is a distinguished figure in the realm of real estate, representing Royal LePage Solutions Commercial with over two decades of dedicated service. As a Global Commercial Agent, Grace’s commitment to excellence and personalized client care sets her apart in the industry. Grace’s journey into real estate was born out of a passion cultivated over years of experience as a Paralegal, coupled with personal ventures in business ownership and global property investments.

Raine and Horne Berry

Jacqueline Crapp

Jacqueline Crapp, the Director and Licensed Real Estate Agent at Raine and Horne Berry. As part of the Raine and Horne franchise, which boasts over 145 years of operation as an Australian Super Brand, Raine and Horne Berry has been serving the Berry community since 2008. Jacqueline, alongside her business partners Jared and Emma Cochrane, took the helm of the Berry and Nowra offices seven years ago after starting her journey with the company in 2014.


Khushboo Jha

Khushboo Jha is at the forefront of this progress. As the CEO and Founder of BuyProperly, she serves as a source of inspiration for the emerging generation in the field. Jha’s commitment and proficiency showcase the constructive influence that women are exerting in the real estate field, laying the foundation for a future in the industry that is both inclusive and prosperous.

ALIGN Real Estate

Tiffany Pantozzi

In the bustling world of real estate, Tiffany Pantozzi stands out as a beacon of innovation and excellence. As the Founder of ALIGN Real Estate, Tiffany has been at the helm since its inception in 2021, guiding the company to remarkable success in top markets across Florida, including Orlando, Tampa, St. Petersburg, Sarasota, Miami, and the Space Coast.