Katherine Montgomery is a Certified Negotiation Expert...part of a select group of New Jersey Realtors. She is a member of Tarvin Realtor's prestigious FIVE MILLION DOLLAR SALES CLUB! Her knowledge of local properties and her dedication and discretion are key to helping her clients understand the process and to realize their dream real estate transaction.
Katherine and her husband David (a graduate of Ridgewood High School, a cardiologist, and President of the Medical Staff at The Valley Hospital) have lived in Ridgewood for 25 years with their five children. Their children have all been educated in the Ridgewood School system and gone on to attend Dartmouth, Cornell, NYU, Colby, and Oxford, UK. Born in Paris, Katherine moved with her family to the United States at a young age. As a child, she spent summers at her cousins' homes in Greece and Spain, where she learned to speak Spanish. Katherine is a graduate of Garden City High School in New York and Villanova University. Prior to a career in real estate, she worked at Equitable Capital Management in Manhattan.
Katherine has been active in the Ridgewood Public Schools as well as the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School of Ballet at American Ballet Theatre in New York City. Katherine was also an active board member of the Ridgewood YWCA, Friends of Music, Ridgewood Library, and West Side Nursery School. As a member of the West Side Presbyterian Church in Ridgewood, she has served on the Pastor Nominating Committee, as a Deacon, an Elder, a Youth Middle School Leader, and a Sunday School Teacher. Katherine has been a student at Bible Study Fellowship in NYC for over 10 years. She is also a Sustaining Member of the Junior League of the City of New York. Weekly, Katherine serves as a Spanish interpreter at Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative in Hackensack...this group provides free medical care for working individuals who cannot qualify for, nor afford medical insurance.
Whether you are buying or selling your first home or a grand family estate, let Katherine help you have a smooth, safe, and stress-free transaction.