Matt Harkins – Managing Broker

Matt has been actively involved in residential real estate for 27 years. Throughout college, Matt grew through the ranks of a property management and maintenance business and was responsible for a portfolio of real estate investment properties in the greater Boston area.

After graduating from Ithaca College in 1995, Matt worked in corporate sales positions for a leading Organizational Development Firm. In 2003, after 7 rewarding years in corporate America, Matt decided to focus on his passion for real estate and founded Benchmark Builders, Inc. – a luxury residential construction firm.

Over the past 15 years Matt has completed an extensive portfolio of successful high-end residential development projects. Matt is a recognized expert in home construction and renovation and has had the privilege of working with many of the top architects, designers, and product specialists in MA.

Matt is uniquely positioned to assist buyers and sellers of residential real estate. His extensive knowledge of the greater Boston real estate market has been forged through 15 years of successful residential development projects. His deep understanding of home construction and renovation, allows him to assist clients on a level that many real estate agents are not capable of.

Matt received his MA Real Estate Sales License in 2003 and has worked with a variety of clients since. He has marketed and sold residential real estate ranging from $250,000 condominiums to $4,000,000 luxury homes.

Matt is a licensed MA Real Estate Broker, a MA Construction Supervisor, a licensed MA Home Improvement Contractor, and a Certified Green Builder.