Meet John

John Grandefeld
John GrandefeldReal Estate Salesperson

Personal Highlights

John Grandefeld has recently joined McClellan Sotheby’s International Realty in Pelham N.Y. He had been affiliated with Steckler Real Estate in Scarsdale N.Y. but decided to change his affiliation to McClellan Sotheby’s after Steckler Real Estate recently closed. Prior to becoming a licensed real estate salesperson, John was a member and Specialist on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange for thirty one years. On a day to day basis as a market maker for the New York Stock Exchange, John was responsible for making decisions based on his analysis of the complicated interrelationships between the global markets, domestic markets and their impacts on the financial growth of major corporations listed on the NYSE. Currently, John’s background and success in the financial industry helps his many real estate clients see their property as an investment tool for financial growth whether they are in the process of buying or selling. John maintains active relationships with a number of bank owned and private mortgage lenders and has a keen sense of the interdependence of rising and falling mortgage rates as they relate to the changes in the overall national economy and the real estate market. Besides being licensed as a real estate sales person, John has training and experience as a real estate appraiser and a home inspector. John is often referred to as “your go to guy” for anyone seeking questions of when, where and what to buy or sell.

John grew up in Pelham, attended Pelham schools and maintains numerous ties to the Pelham community. He has lived in Eastchester for the past thirty five years and with his wife Dian raised their three children. Both John and Dian are active members of their community. John has been treasurer of his neighborhood association for the past eight years and has been instrumental in launching and organizing a number of highly successful civic and social activities. John is an avid reader and enjoys participating in all sports, particularly boating. His favorite time, however, is spent with his two sets of twin grandchildren and his newest grandson. Besides joining the other successful agents at McClellan Sotheby’s Real Estate, John will partner with his wife, Dian, who has been with McClellan for the past three years. John looks forward to continuing his broad based participation in real estate as a member of the McClellan Sotheby’s International Realty team and McClellan Sotheby’s International Realty welcomes John Grandefeld.