Michael DiMella is a nationally recognized leader in the real estate industry. He was recognized as one of the Top 250 Real Estate Agents in America by the WSJ Real Trends Report. He is also frequently cited in local and national news publications, like The Boston Globe, The Wall Street Journal, Boston Magazine, and Banker & Tradesman for his insight and perspective on the Boston real estate market.
Michael has a strong educational background in Economics/Econometrics, in which he earned a Master’s Degree from Boston University (where he was also a member of the nationally-ranked BU Terrier ice hockey team). Honed through education and years of empirical research, his ability to use sound statistical analysis to spot trends in the housing market and make investment recommendations is especially prized by clients. See our Boston real estate blog for examples of his market research.
Michael is a leader in the real estate industry and has recently served as Chairman of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board. He has also served on the Board of Directors at the Massachusetts Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors as well as sitting on the prominent NAR Strategic Planning Committee and previously Co-Chairing the National Association of Realtors Annual Conference & Expo with over 20,000 attendees.
Michael has won awards for both leadership and for marketing, including the prestigious "30 Under 30" Realtors in America award from Realtor Magazine. He was also selected as a Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Future Leader and has recently been recognized as Greater Boston Realtor of the Year and "40 Under 40" in the Boston Business Journal.
Michael was also a Principal of IGNITION Residential, an interdisciplinary multifamily development marketing firm which has since been merged in with Charlesgate Realty Group. He lives in Boston’s South End, enjoys outdoor sports like sailing, skiing, and scuba diving and definitely has a few strong opinions about cooking and eating great food…just ask him!
Awards & Designations
Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America
WSJ Real Trends Top 250 Real Estate Agent in America
Chairman, Greater Boston Real Estate Board
2018 Boston Business Journal "40 Under 40"
Greater Boston Realtor of the Year
President of the Greater Boston Association of Realtors
Realtor Magazine "30 Under 30" Best Realtors in the U.S.