Valerie has been consistently recognized as a leading Realtor in Westchester County. She is a NYS Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker with 20 years of experience. Valerie has been an award winning, top ranking real estate agent with an outstanding record of successful transactions listing and selling properties and finding homes for Buyers and Sellers in Tarrytown, Sleepy Hollow, Pocantico Hills, Irvington, Briarcliff Manor, Scarborough, Hastings-on-Hudson, Ardsley, Chappaqua, Dobbs Ferry, Pleasantville, Valhalla, Ossining, Elmsford and Pleasantville.
Valerie offers buyers and sellers her unrelenting commitment and extensive expertise to research, market and sell their properties or to guide them in finding a new home. A unique strength is her gift for problem solving, turning a situation on its side, looking ahead and seeing possibilities and solutions not readily apparent to others. She holds the designation of Certified Skilled Negotiator.
Her overall success can be attributed to her extensive Education, Experience, Passion, Commitment and Involvement in her community. She has earned the degrees of B.A. and M.A., with many years of further graduate studies and an earlier career as a NYC high school teacher. She’s brought up two wonderful sons while living in Hastings-on-Hudson and Tarrytown.
A longtime resident in Tarrytown’s Wilson Park area, Valerie is passionate about the Hudson River, Brooklyn, her childhood home town, dogs and spending leisure time in her beloved garden. She has served as former president of Little Gardens of Tarrytown. Valerie Kopelman has been appointed to and sits on the Village of Tarrytown Architectural Review Board. She is well versed in the bountiful resources of the area and does not hesitate to give interested clients a grand tour of the natural beauty and secret treasures, including bike and walking trails.