Meet The Ellis Realty Team
The Ellis Realty team is a team of dynamic and passionate REALTORS who are deeply committed to their work and the vibrant area we call home. With a shared love for real estate and a genuine connection to our community, we are here to help you navigate the Southern New Brunswick market with the highest level of expertise, dedication, and professionalism to ensure that your real estate journey is not only successful, but also enjoyable.
Erin Ellis - REALTOR®
Erin is an award winning Realtor, experienced marketer, and a hard working power-house with over 14 years experience in the Sales & Service industry. She also holds a B.A degree in Psychology from the University of New Brunswick, which has equipped her with excellent negotiation and communication skills. Her passion and excitement for Real Estate began at a very young age, and had found that her love for the home purchasing/selling process to be even more amplified after the purchase and DIY renovation of her first home with her husband, Joe.
Erin is quick on her feet, and utilizes her energetic personality in combination with her professional experience and work ethic to ensure her clients needs are not only met, but consistently exceeded. Whether you are buying or selling a home, Erin’s outside-of-the-box thinking, creative marketing, and goal focused attitude will be the perfect combination to get the job done, and with the best possible conditions met.
In addition to real estate, Erin is very passionate about the city of Saint John, and is both enthusiastic and optimistic of its growth and development. Truly believing that this is the best place in the world to live, she happily resides here with her husband Joe, son Bentley, and two dogs Timber and Sadie. When she’s not working, you can find her enjoying down time with her family and friends, taking photos, hiking outside, or relaxing with a good book.
Liz Spragg - REALTOR®
Liz has been selling Real Estate for close to a year now, providing her clients with a high level of service, helping them navigate this fast-paced, competitive market. Liz was a natural fit for our enthusiastic and motivated team.
Liz grew up on a farm in northern Maine in a family of 14 children. So naturally she is a people person! Liz made the move to Saint John 13 years ago and resides on the West side with her husband Caleb, son Sawyer, daughter Isla, and their Aussiedoodle Penelope. Outside the office you can find her combing the beach for sea glass, painting, and or enjoying a family movie night. Being from a big family Liz learned the importance of having a place you love to call home and how valuable it is to have a space that suits your family.
When it comes to marketing properties, her artistic background supplies valuable staging and design tips to help clients present their home in its best possible light. Liz’s dedication to clients ensures they will have a great experience and can be confident she will work hard to provide the best possible outcome.
Olivia Palmer - REALTOR®
Olivia is a motivated Realtor with experience in marketing, customer service, and interior design. She has had a passion for all things real estate, interior design, and home improvement from a very young age. Olivia has an eye for potential and has always loved being involved with making design decisions from decorating to floor plans. Olivia graduated with her Bachelor of Interior Design through Yorkville University in 2021. Along with her education, she has work experience in a variety of customer service jobs. Olivia has a strong work ethic and loves to help others! She loves learning new skills and is passionate about everything she does in life. Olivia will use this combination, along with her creative thinking, to help you find your dream home!
Outside of the office, Olivia enjoys spending her time with her husband, Brett, son, James and yellow lab, Baxter. She loves being outdoors, grabbing coffee with friends, or getting cozy with a good book.
Bryana Montague - REALTOR®
Although Bryana is new to the industry as a working REALTOR, she started here with us in April of 2021 as our creative executive assistant and transitioned into a Transaction Coordinator role. Instantly we knew she was a great asset to our team.
Bryana has been intrigued with everything real estate since she can remember. It has been a long-term goal of hers to become a licensed REALTOR. With an extensive customer service background, Bryana is very well versed with customers and clients and enjoys working with people of all ages and hearing their stories.
Bryana also has a background in in long term care and has a special place in her heart for seniors and often considers herself an old soul. This experience gives Bryana unique perspective in understanding the magnitude of buying and selling a home can bring to all ages.
Bryana was born and raised in the Saint John area. Two years ago, she, her partner Tyler and two dogs Henry and Levi bought their first home in Hampton, NB. They began renovations, and made their house a home, where they will get to raise their son, Blake. The process purchasing and renovating their first home reaffirmed her desire to work in real estate. While not doing home projects, DIY’s, painting, or exploring all areas of her beautiful town and province with her family, she is watching her favourite HGTV shows and taking notes!
Taylor O’Blenis - REALTOR®
At almost twenty years of age, she may be the youngest team member but exhibits the same drive and desire. With her five years of customer service experience she is super is excited to start this new venture with an amazing group of Realtors!
Taylor grew up on the East side of Saint John with her parents, brother and three dogs.
Outside of the office, Taylor enjoys spending time with her boyfriend, Jake, and 2 cats, Mischievous and Fredrick. She is also heavily involved in fostering and rehabilitating stray cats in the Sussex area and looks forward to bringing that same energy into finding her clients their home. For relaxation, one of her favourite pastimes is heading to her cottage up in Belleisle and diving into a good book during the heat of summer.
Taylor Totton - REALTOR®
Taylor joined The Ellis Realty Team as our marketing and transaction coordinator, but from there she discovered her passion for buying and selling real estate and as of January 2023 she is our newest licensed Realtor!
Taylor has 9 years of customer service experience and loves to help people whenever she can and enjoys interacting with the public. Taylor grew up in St. Martins and now lives in Belleisle with her husband Andrew, sons Dwayne and Elliot, daughter Kennedy, dogs Chloe and Willy, and cat Joey. Growing up playing sports such as soccer and volleyball she knows the importance of teamwork and is there to help and support her teammates in any way she can.
Taylor likes to spend her free time cooking, gardening, singing, reading, and spending time outdoors with her family.
Ariel Arthurs - Operations Manager
Initially hired in June of 2021 as our Marketing Coordinator, Ariel quickly took on the additional role of the Transaction Coordinator. Since combining both roles Ariel has managed all our general marketing, special projects, scheduling, and transactions.
In June of 2021 Ariel graduated from the University of New Brunswick with her Bachelor of Business- marketing major and Human resources concentration. With previous experience as a home support worker, and project work with local businesses Ariel is always eager to help where she can.
Ariel was born and raised in the Saint John and lives with her boyfriend and two sons Lincoln and Kaycen. Growing up within community programs including the Boys and Girls Club, sports leagues, and her participation in campus clubs/societies has given Ariel the opportunity to learn a lot about what her community has to offer and she loves to share it!
Her free time is spent with her family enjoying local farmer’s markets, trails, and playing softball! Her love for her city, creativity, outside of the box thinking, and desire to help everybody who needs it makes us so thankful to have her!