EXPERIENCE AND EXPERTISE
Janet is a Newton Realtor, an adoring grandmother, and a secret geek. Janet grew up driving around in the family station wagon looking at houses with her sister who is now also in real estate! She is passionate about her Newton community and is Co-founder of OurNewton.org, a community network that promotes news and events in Newton for 9 years running
She has won multiple awards for production and was the Good Neighbor Award winner in 2012 from the Greater Boston Association of Realtors. Not only is Janet a local expert she also travels twice a year to participate in Keller Williams networking events where she has developed strong connections with agents all over the country! Janet has the unique combination of being a seasoned realtor with cutting-edge technology skills. Janet is ready to move when you are.
AWARDS AND LEADERSHIP
2017 Awarded Gold Medal for Production
2017 Member Agent Leadership Council (ALC)
2013 to present Market Center Technology Advisor
2017 Awarded Silver Medal for Production KW National
2015 Awarded Silver Medal for Production
2014 Awarded “Keeper of the Culture Service Award” voted
2012 Good Neighbor Award Winner, Greater Boston Association of Realtors®
2012 Good Neighbor Award Nominee, Massachusetts Association of Realtors®
It was an absolute pleasure working with Janet. She is knowledgeable, trust worthy & diligent. From the beginning she was very clear explaining the process & regularly kept me up to speed on any changes. She was also extremely helpful in getting me the highest price for my property. I would strongly recommend Janet in the future.
Mauricio Jimenez “Real Satisfied”
Janet is a conscientious, hard-working Realtor. She also has a keen eye for what can and should be done to make a home as attractive as possible to potential buyers, and has a strong support staff behind her. She won’t hesitate to put in whatever time is needed to close a deal.
David Williams, Washington, D.C.
After Janet sold my home in Jamaica Plain, I was able to buy my dream condo in Florida. This is a picture taken from the living room looking out to the Gulf. I have seen many dolphins and a great variety of sea birds. It’s a million dollar view. Thank you for helping me make this dream a realty.
Sandy Crary, Dunedin, Florida, “ZILLOW”
Janet, has been helpful in providing advice regarding co-ownership of property that was in dispute. Her knowledge of the marketplace and how to negotiation towards an equitable solution was valuable to me in ways beyond what I have come to expect from a realtor. I would recommend Janet to all I know.
Liz Cacciatore, Harwich Port, MA “ZILLOW”
Hard-working. Trustworthy. Resourceful. Compassionate. Knowledgeable. Professional. Courteous. Helpful. Honest. Committed. –These are all words I can use without reservation to describe Janet Porcaro as a real estate agent. She kept on task, made all arrangements as necessary, told me exactly what I needed to do, explained everything clearly, and was sensitive to our concerns, making the whole process as painless as possible. She is thoughtful and full of ideas. I felt like she was my personal “House-Selling for Dummies” guide.
Sayuri Miamoto, Newton, MA “ZILLOW”
Janet has assisted us in a number of real estate transactions over the course of the last 8 years. She has been exceptionally patient and helpful in not only the process of these transactions but in the tough decisions that preceded them. While others might have rushed us, Janet’s ultimate goal was to keep her clients happy. With us, she has achieved that goal!
Erin & Bryan lackaye
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