Elaine "Queenie" Ritchie-Prete
Elaine Ritchie Prete, "Queenie" is well known to the Naples Area Real Estate scene having served thousands of satisfied clients over 32 years. For 16 consecutive years she was named Top Producer for having closed over 100 transactions per year by the Naples Area Board of Realtors.
Queenie is the recepient of numerous awards including Women's Council of Realtors, and the ERA, Century 21 and REMAX Top Honors National Award, as well as numerous other individual awards from NABOR, ERA, Century 21 and REMAX.
A graduate of Rhode Island University with a BA in education, she is a 24 year member of the Naples Area Board of Realtors, and completed the VIP Referral Course, the Investments Qualifications Course, Ethics Classes and more!
Queenie has also taught government backed mortgage financing - FHA & BA at NABOR. She also wrote a featured column every week for the Golden Gate Gazette for 15 years and appeared as a regular special guest on "Real Estate Today" radio show.
Mrs. Ritchie Prete has a husband, former State Senator John Prete, and two adult children, both graduates of University of South Florida. She is an active member of Saint Elizabeth Seton Church.
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