About Me About Me

Polly O’Brien is a successful and passionate Realtor who has been servicing Ridgefield and much of Fairfield County since 2004.  She is recognized as a leader and a consistently top producing agent for both buyers and sellers. Her knowledge of the market, marketing strategies, superior level of service and her hands-on, personal attention to every detail has garnered her a long list of satisfied clients.  

A 35+ year resident of Ridgefield where she and her husband have raised three sons, Polly has been actively involved in numerous community activities, including: Little league and Pop Warner Football League board member, aquatic fitness Instructor at Ridgefield Rec Center, Scotland School harvest festival creative team, PTA board member and multiple year Board member of Twixt Hill Homeowners Association.  

Polly brings a wealth of knowledge and years of expertise with buying and selling real estate in the area. She is approachable and genuine and takes the time to listen to understand your needs.  With exceptional customer service, keen negotiating skills and backed by a team of excellent marketing and public relations professionals, Polly is able to bring invaluable readiness to the table to ensure a successful transaction.

Find Your Next Home - You need someone who knows the area inside and out!  Polly will work to find the right home at the right price for you, with the essential criteria for your ideal home and including neighborhood amenities that matter. 

Sell a Home -  When it's time to move, you need someone who will: aggressively advertise, get prospective buyers to view your home, negotiate the purchase contract, follow up on buyr financing, oversee inspections, handle all necessary paperwork and supervise the closing. Polly can take care of everything you need, from start to close. 

Consult on Home Selling Tactics - Oftentimes buyers don't visualize living in your home the way you do. Polly can make your home attractive to a broad audience – which, in turn, helps you get top dollar. Staging, repairs and/or minor improvements, even simple things like painting walls can be the difference between a home resting on the market and one that's sold fast.

  • Born In Fort Smith, Arkansas
  • Lives In Ridgefield, Connecticut
  • Favorite Movie The Big Chill
  • Passion My family, Gardening, Meditation
  • Interests Swimming, Kayaking, Skiing, Boating on Lake George NY, Skiing, Boating, Camping, Cooking
  • Inspiration Lake George NY
  • Can't Live Without Chocolate, Being near water

Agent Designations

  • Certified Relocation Specialist
  • Certified Distressed Property Expert

My Awards

  • 2019, 2020,2021, 2022 Gold Medal Award
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Testimonials (24)

Polly is professional, thoughtful and caring! We had a great experience working with her from day one!! Richard Vincent
I found my agent Polly O'Brien and the employees at the William Pitt/Sotheby's agency to be professional and a pleasure to work with during the sale of my home. I never felt pressured to make a decision in haste. Polly was always available to answer any of my questions or help me work through a decision. All in all Polly and the crew at William Pitt/Sotheby's made the selling of my home much less stressful than I thought it would be. Thanks again for all the help and personal attention during the selling process. Rick Tango
Polly O'Brien was and is a delight to work with. Both very professional and personable. Enthusiastic yet calming. Well organized, quick to respond. Lisa Goldenberg
Polly was very helpful friendly knowledgeable and found me a great apartment thank you pete Up man. Peter Upman
Polly O'Brien was fantastic to work with. As a first time home buyer, Polly's knowledge of the market and homes was incredibly valuable. Gabriella Tantillo
I give Polly 5 stars! She did an excellent job selling my late uncle's house. She is responsive, hard working and thorough. In addition Polly is very nice and easy to work with. She also follows up after the sale and will help with lingering issues. I will definitely contact Polly again for future real estate needs! Jim Seri
Polly O”Brien was amazing. Ann Chester
Polly was amazing! She made the sale of our home worry free. She took care of all the little details and made selling our home easy! Scott Robert
Polly was wonderful and quick to respond to all of our questions and concerns. Diana Gill
A very professional experience. Polly did a great job marketing the property. She also kept me from making a couple dumb mistakes that could have killed a very positive outcome. Thanks!!!! Tom Siegel
I had a wonderful experience working with Polly. When the first house we chose to buy fell through, she got right to work helping us find the perfect house which was beter suited for us than the original house. Through her swift efforts we were able to close in 45 days with a very smooth closing. I would hightly recommend Polly for any Real Estate transaction. She is very professional and very efficient. Lisa T., Testimonial for Polly OBrien
Polly was great and guided me through the whole home selling process. She is patient, reliable and knowledgeable. As someone who has not sold a house and moved in over 20 years, Polly's seasoned experience and advice was invaluable. I was completed satisfied. Steve Zalewski
Polly was fantastic in our home sale. First, she coached us in market as well as the the of timing, staging and price point of our house. Her guidance kept us on task and her timing was absolutely on target for putting our home on the market. The house was under contract in two days. After that, Polly showed herself as a true professional in handling a difficult agent for buyers who combined had little regard for the sale process acting in an entitled way right up to the closing. However, Polly handled them with professionalism and courtesy while keeping our interests in mind the whole time. We wholeheartedly recommend Polly as a broker. Fred Cushmore
Polly is amazing! She is professional, bright, calming, organized and an absolute pleasure to work with. She kept me up to date with everything, responded to text, email and phone calls immediately and made me feel like I was her only client! I was selling a condo in LI and it was a difficult situation and Polly was extremely supportive. She is a breath of fresh air and a wonderful person. I highly recommend her! Barbara Sheehan
Polly O'Brien was extremely helpful in navigating with me, my way to a successful closing. Paula Parker Reichler
Polly was easy to work with. She help us take advantage of market trends. I am very satisfied and appreciative of her service and help in seeing our goals manifested. Good straight forward advice! David & Marisa Schoenberg
Realtor on the ball, easy to work with and is always available. James Carey
Polly was great ! She was very patient with us throughout the process. She was quite the professional and guided our thinking regarding various details that we might have otherwise overlooked. Both my wife, Mary, and I are very thankful for all Polly did to help us with the sale of our home in Ridgefield. Richard Smith
We met Polly by pure luck and upon meeting her we felt very comfortable and did not hesitate following her recommendations throughout the entire process. Polly is a true professional, informative, knowledgeable, caring, and a great communicator. From the initial search to finding the home we purchased, Polly kept us on track with the process from the very start. Polly is not pushy and proved very trustworthy and was easily able determine the type of home we were looking for. Once we found the home, Polly made sure we hit every target consistently. Polly's recommendations of a home inspector and closing attorney was equally satisfying. Dealing with Polly was a great and easy experience and the process a breeze. Polly's demeanor and incredible knowledge of Ridgefield made us feel at home from the start and was icing on the cake. We will surely be staying in touch and recommending Polly O'Brien and William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty to our friends and colleagues. Juan & Monica Calvo Juan & Monica Calvo
Polly was amazing, id recommend her to anyone looking in this area to buy OR sell! Kathryn Betts
I was extremely pleased with Polly as our realtor. I felt that she always put our best interests first. I felt that we had her undivided attention any time we needed it. She was great about following up with us after every showing and open house. She was always accessible by email or phone. She offered sound and practical advice. She was always extremely pleasant, maintained a sense of humor, and kept us grounded during what is a difficult and emotional process. I truly cannot say enough good things about her. Mary Mann Smith
Polly Obrien is an amazing realtor who not only helped us sell our house, but she helped us find our forever home as well. Polly listened to exactly what we were looking for and always had our best interests at heart. Rachel Parker
Selling our vacation home while living in another state was a bit of a challenge, but Polly helped make the process smooth and easy. She recommended contractors to take care of needed repairs, met with workers when we couldn't be there, and basically was our local, trusted partner throughout. What a pleasure she was to work with! We definitely will be recommending Polly to all our friends. Sandra Waldman
Polly was great! Super helpful and knowledge of the area. Also, gave great recommendations of people to use. Was very patient as we always had a ton of questions. Thank you Polly! Ania & Chris Pitcher

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