profile photo Alison Bernstein is the founder of The Suburban Jungle Realty Group, a real estate firm exclusively focused on buyers leaving NYC for the areas many suburbs. The firm conducts business in all towns within commuting distance to Manhattan, covering Westchester, Connecticut, Long Island and New Jersey. What is unique about the firm is that each buyer works with a combination of consultants and real estate agents to determine the right fit both for town and home. Ms. Bernstein built the business based on the knowledge that even neighboring towns are very different from one another, and it is very difficult to determine the differences at first glance, looking at statistics or when solely focused on a home search. Many buyers start out asking great questions, but not all of the questions that are pertinent to finding the right suburb.

       The Suburban Jungle Realty Group guides them and makes certain that the right things are considered. The firm only works with buyers, allowing the business model to be laser-focused on providing a unique service that is free of charge. Ms. Bernstein explains that by working exclusively with this one specific type of buyer, we are able to be the best at what we do for this stage in the clients real estate life cycle. Ms. Bernstein has been in the real estate industry for over 15 years spanning the worlds of sales, leasing, investment banking and corporate strategic work for three of the nation's leading real estate brands. Her award winning and entrepreneurial approach to residential real estate has enabled her to provide an unsurpassed quality of service to her clients.

       Ms. Bernstein holds a BS in Finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign and an MBA from Columbia Business School. Ms. Bernstein is a member of the National Association of Realtors, The New York State Association of Realtors, The Westchester County Board of Realtors, The Westchester Putnam Multiple Listing Service, The Eastern Bergen Board of Realtors, The New Jersey Multiple Listing Service, The New Jersey Association of Realtors, The Consolidated Multiple Listing Service, the Mid Fairfield Board of Realtors and is licensed in the states of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.Ms. Bernstein shares her passion for the company and entrepreneurship with her husband and 4 young children.