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Steve, a native of the Litchfield Hills, brings a wealth of knowledge and a strong sense of dedication to his role as a Realtor. With roots in Kent and a deep understanding of the area, he takes pride in educating his clients about the unique towns and the local real estate market.

Steve's expertise as a Realtor is grounded in his understanding of home construction, land development, and effective marketing strategies. His love of houses is evident through his involvement in numerous renovation projects, ranging from kitchen remodels to complete home transformations. He also has a thorough knowledge of land development and local land-use policies, acquired through years working in land surveying and his service on the Town of Kent's Planning & Zoning Commission. Additionally, Steve brings valuable skills from his background in publishing, including advertising, marketing, writing, and design, which he leverages to maximize the potential of each listing.

Steve ranked #1 in Unit Sales for William Pitt's Kent office in 2022. In 2020, he was ranked among the Top 15 agents for the entire company, encompassing offices throughout Connecticut, New York, and Massachusetts. Notably, Steve has also facilitated three of the largest land sales in Litchfield County this year, including the sale of a significant 248-acre parcel to the Warren Land Trust.

Beyond his professional achievements, Steve serves as the Executive Director of Pond Mountain Natural Area, a protected tract of nearly 800 acres located in Kent, where he and his wife are raising their son and daughter. When he's not assisting his clients in navigating the local market, Steve can often be found enjoying his passion for cycling or coaching youth sports.

With his extensive expertise, unwavering commitment, and deep connection to the community, Steve is an exceptional Realtor who is well-equipped to guide clients through their real estate journey.

  • Born In Kansas City
  • Lives In Kent, CT
  • Favorite Movie Back to the Future
  • Passion My kids
  • Interests Bikes, architecture, cooking
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Testimonials (17)

It is a pleasure to work with professionals like Steve. Thank you for making this sale to go smoothly and fast. George Rivin & Tanya Chebotarev
Steve Pener has been a wonderful partner through several major real estate transactions over a period of 5 years. He has become a trusted friend and his down-to-earth personality has made these protracted endeavors as stress-free as possible. His consistent communication throughout the process has always provided oeace of mind that we were in great hands. Thank you, Steve! Christian Youth Fellowship, Inc
As a referral agent for your company and having worked there for 10 years I knew that Steve was a great agent, easy to get along with and very smart. His associate Phil is another great asset. This was not an easy transaction but really went very smooth. All the best to you, Nina Johnson Nina Johnson & Nicole Green
Steve Pener is an amazing agent! Deeply grateful to him for his perseverance, kindness, and support! Emma Lozman
Steve Pener is an exceptionally nice person. He was always promptly responsive and helpful searching for information when we needed it. He is totally the antithesis of what you expect from a real estate agent. Andrew & Angelica Baccon
I'd recommend Steve Pener to anyone. Rembert Reynolds Jr. & Frances K. Temple Reynolds
Steve Pener was great. Always kept us informed with what was going on and took care of a lot of little things for us This was very helpful because we do not live on the east coast anymore. Benjamin & Niva Clark
Steve was excellent throughout the whole process. Kenneth Deitz
Steve Pener was more than helpful with my purchase of a property in Connecticut while I remained in California. He acted as both the seller’s and buyer’s agent and was more than fair, doing everything possible to ensure that both parties were satisfied. I highly recommend him for anyone looking to sell or to purchase a property. Steve Hyman
Steve was attentive and thorough throughout the rental process Joseph & Gail Tobin
Steve worked with us on both the purchase of our current home and the sale of our previous home. His common sense, extensive knowledge, connectedness, sense of ethics, and hard work were invaluable. He negotiated fair prices and worked tirelessly to complete both transactions in a timely fashion. He's the best! Christine F. – Kent, CT
We worked with Steve for over a year before finding the right house. Throughout the process we felt we were in very capable hands while we never felt pushed in any direction. He's the perfect balance of professionalism and cordiality and I would highly recommend him! Craig S. – Sharon, CT
Calm, patient, and intuitive, Steve saw us smoothly and successfully through an unusually complicated purchase. A lifelong area resident he knows the market inside out. And having built houses, has a unique ability to judge the value and condition of properties. Clients always come first. John D. – Bridgewater, CT
Steve is a great Realtor. He is very smart, has a ton of experience and is fun to be around. He made the entire process as stress free as possible. I would highly recommend him to someone who wants a Realtor who is knowledgeable, pays attention to detail and above all...honest. Suzanne L. – Falls Village, CT
I was referred to Steve through a friend who couldn't say enough good things about him. Having worked with him ourselves now, we couldn't agree more. Organized, knowledgeable, communicative and, of equal importance, super-friendly. Christine S. – Gaylordsville, CT
I would highly recommend Steve to anyone! He helped us find and purchase our new home. He truly is knowledgeable and was very responsive to our needs. He went the extra mile and above what was expected. He is much more than your average realtor! Nancy G. – Sherman
Right through the closing, he helped in every way with courtesy and professionalism. He is a very pleasant man with great knowledge of the market. Jon B. – Kent, CT

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