Matthew De Fede
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Matthew De Fede


Matthew De Fede is a highly respected real estate broker and owner of Realty Executives Elite Homes, located in northern New Jersey. With over two decades of experience in the industry, he has built a reputation for being an expert in marketing and serving both first-time homebuyers and luxury clients.

As a Platinum Level Agent, Matthew is known for his exceptional attention to detail and his ability to guide clients through every step of the home buying and selling process. His expertise in the local market, combined with his knowledge of the New York City real estate market, makes him an invaluable resource for clients looking to buy or sell a home in New Jersey.

Matthew's commitment to providing his clients with outstanding service and his unwavering dedication to his craft has earned him numerous accolades over the years, including being named one of the top real estate agents in the state of New Jersey by Real Trends.

Matthew's specialized expertise in helping NYC homebuyers find their dream home in New Jersey sets him apart from other real estate professionals in the area. He understands the unique needs of these clients and is able to provide them with the information and guidance they need to make informed decisions.

Whether you are a first-time homebuyer or a luxury client, Matthew De Fede is the go-to real estate broker in northern New Jersey. With his extensive experience, unparalleled market knowledge, and commitment to his clients' success, Matthew is the perfect choice for anyone looking to buy or sell a home in the area.



"Matt is a professional who knows his stuff. He showed us a handful of homes that met our criteria and helped us land our "Dream Home." Our deal was complicated (to say the least) and Matt kept his cool and helped work through our challenges. He is well versed on all aspects of real estate and was able to assist in other areas during the buying process. I would recommend Matt to anybody who is looking to find a home in NJ. We appreciate you Matt!"

  -Eric D., Client

"All i can say is WOW!!! Matt is one of the most knowledgeable agents ive ever met! he is incredible at what he does. my home sold so fast and for more money than we expected. everything went smoothly. not only is he an amazing realtor but now a great friend!! thank you matt for all you have done for us!!"

  -Dina D., Client

"It is my pleasure to recommend Mr. Matthew DeFede whether selling or buying a property. He has the experience and know-how of many, many years in real estate but his personal service is exceptional."

  -Paul Lerin, Friend

"I have dealt with few agents before I contacted Matt. Since I'm quite young to become a homeowner, many agents weren't taking me seriously as a potential buyer. But Matt didn't perceive me as a waste of time. As a result, last week I closed on a beautiful multi family home and I would like to thank Matt for it and highly recommend him to others. He is truly a professional who not only knows ins and outs of his trade but also treats you with respect and patience. He spent his entire Saturdays showing me 6-7 properties at once for months (since I was travelling all the way from Brooklyn, i preferred seeing as many as possible in a day) and explained details I should be paying attention to in a home etc. There were even instances when I liked a certain house but he would point out some serious structural problems and advise me against it. He never pushes or "sells" you the home and the only question he asks after viewings is "What do you think?" If I buy another property in the future, I "

  -Dila S., Client

Realty Executives Elite Homes
I am a traditionally trained Artist, I attended The School of Visual Arts in NYC & The Newark School of Fine & Industiral Arts in Newark NJ, I love Art, Design & Media And I Run My Office Like a Digital Marketing Company That Happens To Sell Real Estate.
A former Art Director & Creative Director working for companies like ROCHE, MERCK, JPMorgan & Guggenheim Hedge Funds, I started my career in Real Estate in 1998 and Became A Licensed Agent In 2004, First With Keller Williams and then Coldwell Banker.
I Opened Up Realty Executives Elite Homes In Late 20014, Since Then We Have Become The Dominant Real Estate Office In Nutley, NJ.
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653 Franklin Ave
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