About Ellen

Ellen McCarthy of McCarthy Realty is your one-stop source for real estate services in the Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, North Port and Englewood areas. Providing superior service at all times, her local expertise and extensive real estate experience will benefit you whether you are serious about buying or selling a home or are a returning client checking out the many homeowner resources she offers.

McCarthy comes to Charlotte County from Atlanta, Georgia, where she lived for 32 years and owned and operated a beauty salon, beauty supply company and fashion shop. She also held a Georgia state insurance license and federal securities license. She eventually sold her businesses, got her real estate license and began helping her husband, Terry, in custom home building. In 1996, McCarthy and her husband bought a home in Port Charlotte, and after 14 back and forth trips, made “paradise” their permanent home in May of 1998.

Since 1998, McCarthy has been selling real estate here in Charlotte County, achieving more than $156 million in home and property sales. In just the first half of 2011, she sold more than $4 million, leading her to rank 51st out of all Century 21 real estate agents nationwide. She also ranked 12th out of all Century 21 agents in the southern region of Florida and 12th in the Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda and North Port Board of Realtors, which encompasses all real estate offices.

If you are looking for a listing or buying agent, McCarthy is the woman for you. If you are hoping to relocate to “paradise,” she will do everything she can to ensure a smooth transition. Interested in building a new home? Because of her background in custom home building, she can help you find your dream builder and answer most construction questions.

She is dedicated to answering all client calls as soon as possible. You will never have to wonder if or when you will hear from her. To Ellen McCarthy, helping customers comes first.

Call Ellen McCarthy at 941-235-5648 or e-mail ellenmc@portcharlotte-pgi.com