Agents

  • Steven Matthews

    Matthews & Company Realty

    Steve@mchometown.com

    973-509-4649 | 973-477-5842

    Recognized as a national “top producing REALTOR.” Licensed in 2004, Steve has built an impressive community of clients by focusing on the highest quality customer service. Steve is a full-time, full service residential real estate professional who continuously sharpens his skills and knowledge through ongoing education.

    Prior to becoming a realtor, Steve spent 15 years in the non-profit community as a fundraiser and management consultant. He is a US Navy veteran and a graduate of Florida State University (BA in Communications) and Baruch College (MPA). Steve resides in Montclair, NJ with his husband, Bob and dog, Beau.

  • Merle M. Martin

    Matthews & Company Realty

    merle.martin@mchometown.com

    973-509-4649 | 973-204-1915

    Licensed as a real estate agent in 2000 and as a real estate Broker-Associate in 2005, Merle has extensive experience with single family, multi-family, condominium, and rental properties and is the company’s Relocation Director. She is a graduate of the Realtors Institute (GRI) offered through the National Association of Realtors and holds certifications including - Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), Seller Representative Specialist (SRS) Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES), Fine Homes specialist.

    Merle’s skills are enhanced by her prior work experience as a vocational counselor, attorney, and law school instructor. She is a graduate of Beaver College (BA) and New York Law School (JD) and considers herself a problem-solver, facilitator, and educator. Merle and her family were long time residents of Montclair, until recently when they moved to Essex Fells.

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    Amy P. Krenzer

    Matthews & Company Realty

    amy@mchometown.com

    973-509-4649 | 908-358-8251

    Newly licensed in 2016, Amy is excited to begin her real estate career at Matthews & Company Realty.  After the positive process of purchasing her own home last year, combined with her love of working with people to find solutions, she sees real estate as a natural fit.

    Amy’s background is in project management, customer service and negotiations.  She is also employed as an Institutional Review Board Coordinator for a local university. Amy is a graduate of State University of New York at Brockport (BS) and an avid potter, crafter and jewelry maker.  Amy lives in Clifton with beagle/basset Buddy and her sometimes returning millennial son, Max.

  • Ian J. Loew

    Matthews & Company Realty

    ian@mchometown.com

    973-509-4649 | 201-906-0960

    Licensed in 2017, Ian is excited to begin building his real estate career at Matthews & Company Realty. He brings extensive knowledge of online and social media marketing; real estate as an investor; and a lifelong knowledge of the neighborhoods in around Montclair/Glen Ridge.

    Ian’s background is in web design and online marketing.  He has a degree in Industrial Design from Carnegie Mellon.  After several years in the “dot com” era, Ian founded LForm Design, a highly-regarded web design and internet marketing firm. Ian lives in Montclair with his wife Audrey & their two young children and enjoys actively pursuing his sport of choice, mountain biking. 

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    Past Properties

    Amy Pretto

    Matthews & Company Realty

    apretto@mchometown.com

    973-509-4649 | 917-597-4044

    Amy joined Matthews & Company Realty in 2018 and is passionate about working with buyers and sellers in Montclair and the surrounding towns. She brings an extensive background in marketing and management and has a BA from Brown University and an MBA from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business. Amy has firsthand knowledge of purchasing and renovating a home – and is uniquely qualified to help clients through the process.

    Amy has resided in Montclair since 2009 with her husband, Reggie, and their son, Marc. She is actively involved in the local community – having previously served on PTA school boards, as a Montclair Cobras football program board member, and a founder of the NY/NJ Thrillseekers youth ski program. Amy’s experiences combined with her attention to detail, love for her community, and her interactive communication enhance her clients’ most important decision…. a place to call home.