Top Realtor in northern NJ


Of Real Estate Experience

$600K - $2M

Price Range for the Last 24 Months

36 Sales

In the Last 12 Months

Meet Matthew

Meet Matthew

Broker | Owner

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.


I grew up in Nutley so I always saw Matt's advertisements. A couple of years ago, I got the chance to meet him at one of his networking meetings. Matt is a true professional. He really cares about his clients and helps them every step of the way. He helped my aunt sell her home in Nutley and she had nothing but great things to say. To me, the most impressive thing about Matt is that he is always willing ...

— Ryan P.


Great company and great people who are team players. First- Matt helped us find a tenant for our rental property during the pandemic! And recently helped us sell our home in Nutley. Matt is prompt and responsive He was always readily available. During our closing, Matt was quickly there to help solve an issue that occurred last minute. Marilyn, our buying agent was just as amazing, patient, thorough, and...

— Alison M.


After seeing Matt's face on every billboard and advertisement while working out at the gym, I decided to call him to buy a condo for my mom and sell my house. Matt was very attentive, professional, and spot-on with the real estate market in Nutley. If you need someone to buy or sell, especially in Nutley, Matt is the person to call. I was extremely impressed with his attention to detail and his personali...

— Stefanie N.


Once we decided, we were going to put our house on the market, we called Matt to meet with him. He went over how he handles marketing homes and was very knowledgeable about today’s market. We decided to sign with Matt that same week. He immediately set up a photographer and had beautiful pictures posted. He did two back-to-back open houses and we had multiple offers after the second weekend. Matt was the...

— Terri F.

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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 client's success, Matthew is the perfect choice for anyone looking to buy or sell a home in the area.