Safari Real Estate Brokers, Inc. is licensed by the state of New York under the names Safari Realty and now Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Safari Realty and is licensed by the state of New Jersey under the name Safari Realty. Frank and Francine Reali founded the company on May 15, 1988. On November 21, 2011 Frank and Fran Reali were pleased to announce our new affiliation with Better Homes and Gardens. The company will now be known as Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Safari Realty.
The hard work of a dedicated sales team, as well as the unwavering vision of its founders, has effected consistent growth through the years. Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Safari Realty has solidified its position as one of the Metropolitan New York Area’s Premier Real Estate Organizations with a centrally located office and the dedication to preserving a quality customer service platform.
Since our inception we have assisted over 4500 families buy or sell homes on Staten Island, and have handled over a billion dollars in sales. It is this experience and commitment to details that allow our customer and clients to experience a comfortable transaction.
Better Homes and Gardens safari Realty has an award winning team of real estate professionals serving Staten Island and the entire New York Metropolitan Area. Our experience and expertise has no boundaries when it comes to insuring that our customers and clients receive the service they need. Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Safari Realty’s multi-tiered agent activity level insures all our customers and clients get a full level of service. Our sales staff has been recognized for many individual production awards.
The savvy Metropolitan New York home sellers and home buyers demand service. To assist our sales staff as well as our customers and clients, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Safari Realty boasts a salaried service staff. Their goal is to insure that buyers and sellers working with our agents and company enjoy an exceptional real estate experience. This staff handles advertising, appointment coordination, all phone activity and manages the listing process as well as the closing process.
To continuously add to the comfort level of the consumer, name recognition is enhanced in such endeavors as the sponsorship of the Staten Island Yankees, Cable Television, S.I. Ferry, various billboards and other venues that reach beyond the ordinary. Thinking out of the box has enabled our sellers, buyers and sales team to reach or surpass their goals. Better Homes and Gardens Safari Realty’s unique Integrated Internet Networking Strategy ties together all of its advertising, marketing and agent activity into a powerful package that delivers a massive punch.
Property management services are provided through American Safari Property Management which manages residential and commercial properties throughout Staten Island.
Our involvement in the community includes membership in many organizations. Our membership in many Trade Organizations include the National Association of Realtors, the New York State Association of Realtors, the New Jersey Association of Realtors, the Women’s Council of Realtors, the Staten Island Board of Realtors, and the Monmouth County Association of Realtors insuring that we stay on the cutting edge of the Real Estate Industry. To insure that we maintain our quality of information Safari Realty is also participates in many Multiple Listing Organizations including the SIMLS, BNYMLS, LIMLS, MOMLS, HCMLS and GSMLS. As members of many fundraising organizations in the area, including sitting on the Board of Directors of many not for profits, we give back to the community in both time and money.
Our company owns and manages one of the largest real estate web sites in our area, www.SafariRealtyOnline.com, which has been recently improved to allow easy smart-phone integration, that insures all our listings 24 hours a day 7 days a week exposure. Because of our participation in such a varied number of Multiple Listing Services is able to provide a unique marketing service through our web site www.metronewyorkmls.com which allows access to thousands of Metro New York area properties. As an added benefit to the consumer the SAFARI Outpost located on the web site has links to access mortgage pre- approval information and various real estate related businesses that give you a one stop shopping experience. Utilizing an array of real estate web sites such realtor.com, silive.com and nytimes.com to name a few and over 200 linked domain names; allows Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Safari Realty to reach a wide number of customers locally, nationally and internationally.
If you own property or are looking to make a purchase out of the Metro New York footprint, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Safari Realty’s Relocation Affiliations can provide a seamless transaction and ensure a quality experience. Our relocation affiliates include the Employee Relocation Council, Safari Referral Associates, The Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate referral network and our designation as The CARTUS Primary Broker in Staten Island guarantee that we can assist you anywhere in the world.
With sales in the entire Metropolitan New York Area; we have expanded our customer base and Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Safari Realty has enhanced its image as a real estate leader, and stands ready go to work for you. Our personal identity, which has been enhanced by our cable television broadcasts, as well as our International image, makes us a sales family that is tough to beat.