Michael DiMella is a nationally recognized leader in the real estate industry. For his innovative real estate sales & marketing skills and strategic thinking, he was chosen to receive the prestigious "30 Under 30" Realtors in America award from Realtor Magazine. 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 is currently serving as President 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 Co-Chairing the 2011 National Association of Realtors Conference.
Besides the “30 Under 30? recognition, Michael has won awards for both leadership and for marketing. He was selected as a Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Future Leader and has most recently was recognized as Greater Boston Realtor of the Year in 2013.
Michael is also a Principal of IGNITION Residential, an interdisciplinary multifamily development marketing firm, MA. He lives in Boston’s South End, enjoys outdoor sports like sailing, skiing, and scuba diving in his spare time and definitely has a few strong opinions about cooking and eating great food…just ask him!
Awards & Designations
2013 Greater Boston Realtor of the Year
2014 President of the Greater Boston Association of Realtors
Realtor Magazine "30 Under 30" Best Realtors in the U.S.