Frances Hanson Ekblom
Frances was the #1 agent in Ridgewood for 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016*
2018 Sales Exceed $22.9 Million Closed Volume 2012-2018 in excess of $190 million
Tarvin’s SALESPERSON OF THE YEAR for 2006, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.
In 2014, Frances was named one of America’s most productive agents as a part of REAL Trends America’s Best Real Estate Agents. REAL Trends ranks, collects and verifies all of the data in these reports to produce a completely unbiased and ethical report. She is a member of the “America’s Best Real Estate Agents,” and ranked number #27 for the entire state of New Jersey.**
Frances Hanson Ekblom’s written sales in 2018 exceeded $22 MILLION! Frances is a recipient of the National Association of Realtors Circle of Excellence Sales Award for 2017 & 2018- Bronze Level, 2016- Platinum Level & 2015 – Silver Level. She is also a 2012, 2013, and 2014 – Gold Level recipient. In addition, she received the NJAR Circle of Excellence Sales Award – Bronze level in 2010 and 2011.
Frances is licensed in New Jersey as a Broker Salesperson and holds a Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE) designation from the Real Estate Negotiation Institute.
Frances and her husband Neil, an attorney in New York City, are both life-long residents of Ridgewood. They have two children, Neil Jr., a graduate of Vanderbilt University and Tulane University Law School, and Margaret a graduate of Bucknell University.
Before joining Tarvin Realtors, Frances graduated cum laude from Columbia University and went on to become a buyer for Bloomingdales and then an assistant trader on Wall Street. She enjoys tennis, golf and opera.
Frances is very civically committed, a former Trustee of the Ridgewood Education Foundation, and a member of the Indian Trail Club. She is a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Ridgewood.
*Based on NJMLS Closed Volume Market Share Report.