Shining the light ON NIAGARA

REAL ESTATE

At Portfolio Realty Group, we pride ourselves on servicing the Niagara Region with knowledgeable local specialists, five-star service, and award winning results. Our team of local Niagara Real Estate agents are committed to servicing your realty needs with a signature boutique-style approach. 

NIAGARA REAL ESTATE

BUYING

AND

SELLING

Buying

NIAGARA REAL ESTATE

Discover Niagara real estate from the ground up! From Port Dalhousie to Port Colborne, from our rolling vineyards to the stunning natural wonder of the Niagara Falls. You’ll find a host of small treasures just waiting to be discovered.

Buying a home can be a challenging endeavour, with lots of factors to consider. Our team specializes in personalizing a game-plan for you to achieve your goal, while providing the local edge only our trusted Niagara agents can provide.

SELLING

NIAGARA REAL ESTATE

The secret is out; Niagara is the best place to live and grow! Our passion for local pride is only matched by our obsession for service. We strategically work with you to sell your home, complete with proven marketing campaigns, top-quality photos/video, and consistent negotiation processes.

We offer complementary, no obligation Home Valuations to anyone in the Niagara. Whether in-person or virtual, we can  accommodate your special needs and requests to sell you home at the RIGHT time for the RIGHT price!

EMILY DESANTIS

SALES REPRESENTATIVE

SCOTT SWEITZER

SALES REPRESENTATIVE

ASHTON HENDRIKS

SALES REPRESENTATIVE

CHRIS SOMERFIELD

SALES REPRESENTATIVE

TESTIMONIALS

Ashton has been a great asset to our search for a new home and in selling two other properties. From start to finish she has been the utmost professional. She has gone above and beyond our expectations in handling every matter. She exudes calmness during the ups and downs of this volatile market helping to ease the stress. We would not hesitate to highly recommend her to anyone buying or selling.

Norma L

Scott was fantastic! Incredibly knowledgeable overall and provided a patient no pressure approach and made sure we got the house we wanted. We were not the easiest clients to deal but Scott always came with a smile and put up with 30+ house visits made during the process. Looking for a house and the right Agent, SCOTT IS YOUR MAN!! Thanks Scott for all of the help and always going above and beyond!

Ken D

Emily is a strategic, resilient and very successful real estate agent. She is absolutely one of the best out there, and if you are looking to buy and/or sell, Emily is the agent that you want to work with. We've purchased and sold several properties with Emily over the last 3 years and I can't recommend her services enough.

Rick V

Chris helped me buy my first house in this crazy market when I thought I wasn’t going to be able to find anything. He was professional, patient, honest and very informative. I was referred to Chris by family who had worked with him on multiple occasions and after working with him I can see why. I am glad to have Chris as my agent and would highly recommend Chris if you are looking for a home.

Matt C

From initial discussions about listing our house right through to the sale of our house, Scott was with us every step of the way. Consistent follow ups providing up-to-date information kept us "in the know". Scott's supportive, upbeat approach along with his real estate insight has been invaluable. Without hesitation I would reach out to Scott and ask that he represent us on any future real estate endeavours. Thank you Scott!

Michael P

Emily is an exceptional real estate agent with extensive industry knowledge. She went above and beyond with the listing, was extremely professional and prompt to respond to messages and took care of all the details for the sale. It was a pleasure working with her and I look forward to finding my next home with her as my agent!

C Stefani

Chris is professional and on the ball. I could not have had a better experience buying and selling homes. Three deals done with Chris so far, every one effortless.

Adam W

Ashton is just the best. She helped us find our dream home. She was so helpful, positive and patient with us. When it came to selling our home years later, we knew there was only 1 realtor we wanted to work with...Ashton. She went above and beyond to make sure it was sold quickly and for the best price. She is truly a gem and a pleasure to work with. Would highly recommend to everyone. 

Stephanie B

REAL ESTATE

NEWS

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INSIGHTS

We know the Niagara real estate market can be a noisy place. And our team is here to help however we can, even if it’s just to get a better understanding of what is going on in the market today. Check out our industry related articles for insights, tips and more.

August 2022 Market Report

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July 2022 Market Report

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JUNE 2022- MARKET UPDATE

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SELLING SHORE TO SHORE

WORKING HOURS

Monday - Thursday: 8:00-5:30 pm
By Phone until 6:30 Hrs
Friday: 8:00-5:00pm

YOU CAN FIND US AT

38 Lakeport Rd
St Catharines Ont,
L2N 4P5
EMAIL: [email protected]

Real Estate Agent Emily Desantis

EMILY DESANTIS

SALES REPRESENTATIVE

“I became a Realtor to provide an exceptional level of customer service to all of my clients. I believe in establishing a relationship of trust and respect through the process, guiding them from the start to the finish line.”

Emily DeSantis has been an active part of the Niagara Real Estate community since 2015. Born and raised in St. Catharines, she resides in Port Dalhousie and juggles a few investment properties of her own. Emily has firsthand knowledge and experience with the growth and dynamics of the current housing market. She has helped many people around the Niagara Region with listings, first-time buying, downsizing and expanding investment portfolios. She is part of the 100% Club and worked as part of Niagara’s #1 Sales Team.

Emily’s passion for real estate and investment opportunity drives her to deliver a positive stress-free experience. Known for her determination and strong work ethic, Emily will help you reach your ultimate goal. Having Emily as your realtor gets you more than doing a private sale. She strives to ensure satisfaction and to make your sale or purchase go as smoothly as possible.

Emily loves the Niagara Region and she has seen how far it has come over the last decade. Surrounded by the Great Lakes, nature, wineries, markets and trails, she is excited by the tremendous amount of growth still to come. Niagara offers a relaxed alternative to the GTA hustle and bustle, with its small-town appeal and big city amenities.

An active member of the community, Emily participates in local charity events. She is well travelled and well versed in different cultures and lifestyles, having worked for WestJet Airlines for a decade. In her personal time, Emily enjoys cycling, soccer, yoga, kayaking and boxing, spending much of her time with family, friends and her dog.

Real Estate Agent Scott Sweitzer

Scott Sweitzer

SALES REPRESENTATIVE

“It’s not what you sell it for, it’s what you buy it for”

Scott’s passion for real estate stems from his entrepreneurial background. From residential investor to commercial property portfolio management, to commercial investor, the natural transition was to a career selling real estate.

You may know Scott from his early venture in the The Jailhouse Cafe in Port Dalhousie or from the Factory Outlet Flea Market in Merritton, where he has been managing his family business since 2003. Scott and Adriana also recently opened “The Juniper Inn” in Port Dalhousie in the old Murphy’s building.

Born and raised in Port Dalhousie, Scott is now raising his son James with his wife, Adriana. Scott has deep ties in the Port Dalhousie community and he’s passionate about the Niagara Region. Scott stays on top of real estate trends and local news. His personal real estate motto is, “It’s not what you sell it for, it’s what you buy it for”.

A Brock alumni, Falcon board member, avid music and sports lover, Scott is the guy you want around for Trivia Night. More importantly, he is the Realtor you want in your corner to help get your sale done.

Real Estate Agent Ashton Hendriks

Ashton Hendriks

SALES REPRESENTATIVE

“Experience matters.”

For the past 3 years, Ashton was ranked in the Top 4% of Residential Sales in Niagara.  With over 9 years of experience in real estate, she firmly believes that if we wake up every day with the intention of helping people and offering them value, everything good will come!  When Ashton is not negotiating a deal for her clients, you will find her walking the pier in Port Dalhousie with her dogs, Nova and Tubbs, or paddleboarding on the Lake.

Born and raised in Niagara, Ashton is well acquainted with the region and all that it offers.  A graduate of Communication Studies from Wilfrid Laurier University, she understands that strong client relationships are built on excellent communication and support.  A self-starter and an admitted work-a-holic, Ashton takes great pride in earning her client’s trust by helping them navigate one of the biggest decisions of their lives.  Ashton is known for going above and beyond the call of duty and her high performing sales stats speak for themselves.

Real Estate Agent Chris Somerfield

Chris Somerfield

SALES REPRESENTATIVE

“The level of service the Real Estate transaction deserves should mirror that of the Niagara hospitality industry; always working to wow our clients and anticipating the needs of our buyers and sellers.”

Chris Somerfield has been grinding away as Niagara’s Real Estate Nerd since 2016. Born and raised in some of St Catharines most sought-after neighbourhoods like Secord Woods and the Downtown Core, he provides an invaluable amount of grassroots knowledge of the Niagara Region.

Chris has worn many hats over the years before venturing into real estate; from telecommunications management, to hospitality, and even performance analysis for charitable organizations. These skills have cultivated into the analytical mind needed to properly forecast the (almost) unpredictable world of Niagara Real Estate.

He’s also a lover of local theatre, craft breweries, a colourful sock enthusiast, and avid outdoorsman favouring all the nearby Ontario Parks. Whenever he’s not working, he can be found playing Super Nintendo with his wife Oliva, daughter Penny, and his dog Beverly. 

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