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Ridgewood Native Joins Ridgewood, NJ Office of Special Properties as a Realtor® Associate

Bourque, Amy

October 21.2017
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Ridgewood NJ,  Special Properties Real Estate Services, LLC, an exclusive affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate, has welcomed one of the region’s top real estate agents and Ridgewood native, Amy Bourque, as a Realtor® Associate at its new Ridgewood, NJ office as part of the agency’s ongoing expansion throughout the region.

A resident of the village for more than two decades, Amy Bourque brings a strong network of industry contacts, a deep knowledge of Ridgewood and the greater Bergen area, and a commitment to customer service to Special Properties. She brings a genuine passion for the area and prides herself on her personality, communications skills, and her ability to connect with and understand each client’s unique needs. By coupling Amy’s unique abilities with the Special Properties Christie’s innovative marketing tools, she is able to provide clients with the highest levels of real estate counsel and service.

Amy, a graduate of the University of Delaware, moved to New York City to pursue her passion and first career – music. During her early post-collegiate years, she worked in the fast-paced financial arena on the trading floor at UBS Securities during the day, and performed in a downtown band, the Big Cats, in the evening. After getting married and starting a family, Amy returned to her suburban Ridgewood roots.

Amy still puts aside some time for the stage and is actively involved with the Ridgewood music scene, performing with locally based musicians at fundraising events and functions. She also sits on the Village’s Central Business District Advisory Committee. As an alumna of the Ridgewood public schools, Amy is active with the school system that educated her and her three children. In her downtime, she also enjoys cheering on local athletic teams and supporting Ridgewood’s high school athletic programs.

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Successful Designer Turned Realtor Joins Ridgewood, NJ Office of Special Properties as a Realtor® Associate

Aerin Kwait-Taubin

September 20,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood  NJ , Special Properties Real Estate Services, LLC, an exclusive affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate, has welcomed Aerin Kwait-Taubin, a Bergen County native and successful real estate agent, to its Ridgewood, NJ office as part of the agency’s ongoing expansion throughout the region.

Aerin is a true professional with a passion for real estate and finding the perfect match between buyer and seller. Her expertise in sales and marketing stems from 17 years of launching, growing and subsequently selling her namesake swimwear brand, Aerin Rose. All original design and brand direction continued under her supervision thru 2016, when she transferred her business acumen to local real estate in Ridgewood.

Aerin brings a fresh perspective to home staging and home search needs for clients, in addition to her experience in interior design and home renovation. She prides herself on being able to translate client wishes and desires into positive results, while working within the client’s specific financial parameters.

This Bergen County native has a special fondness for the town of Ridgewood, where she has lived with her family for 13 years. Aerin is a cum laude graduate of The University of Massachusetts at Amherst with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Marketing. After college, she produced television programming for syndicated shows like CNN Showbiz, Sally Jessy Raphael, The People’s Court, Maury Povich and Metro Channels’ Full Frontal Fashion Shows.