Our Office

United Real Estate North Jersey is part of the largest fully integrated network of real estate and auction professionals in the nation. The company has been an innovator in real estate marketing since 1925. Our Management team knows the needs of agents in urban and metropolitan markets. We address those needs by providing powerful marketing programs along with technology-based services that are unique to the industry.


Lisa Gallina

VP of Talent Acquisition

Lisa Gallina VP of Talent Acquisition

When you decide to work with Lisa on a real estate transaction, you are getting a diligent salesperson who works really hard for her clients to find the perfect home. This may take a week, or it might take a year, either way, she will be right by your side throughout the process, every step of the way.

Since graduating college in 1992, Lisa has been very successful in both the insurance and pharmaceutical industries. In 2009 she stepped away from her corporate job to stay home and raise her 3 young children. In 2016 Lisa decided to pursue her long time ambition of getting her real estate license. This path started more than 10 years prior when she attended real estate school, but was derailed by the joyful arrival of her twin daughters. After completing school again, she was subsequently licensed and has been enjoying a successful career in real estate ever since. Drawing on her success from the corporate world and both her sales acumen and people skills, Lisa started The Red Carpet Home Sales Team in 2017. She looks forward to continued growth and the enjoyment of serving the real estate needs of Northern New Jersey for years to come. Lisa has been married to her husband Gregory Gallina, a colon and rectal surgeon, since 2004. They have three daughters; Lucy, Josie and Ellie. Searching or Selling? Leave it to Lisa!


Marcos Suarez

Managing Broker/Owner (Clifton & Woodbridge Locations)

Marcos Suarez Managing Broker/Owner (Clifton & Woodbridge Locations)

Marcos A. Suarez, Jr. is a Broker and Managing Partner at United Real Estate North Jersey.  He’s has been a Top Producer in the North Jersey area for over 2 decades.  He earned his way into the Million Dollar Club, Ambassador’s Club, Gold COE awards, Executive Club, 100% Club, Platinum Club, Chairman’s Club, Distinguished Sales -Lifetime Achievement Award among others.  

Before becoming a Partner at United, his team was consistently ranked in the top 10 teams in New Jersey within the RE/MAX system.  He also sats on the Board of Directors for Morris and Passaic County chapters of NAHREP where he helped to educate buyers and sellers alike on the benefits of home ownership.

Marcos decided to go into real estate to help others achieve the American dream.  His sense of compassion and entrepreneurial spirit made him a natural born sales person. He decided to out work the competition and quickly became a top producer helping family after family achieve their goals of home ownership.  

These days he helps other agents at United Real Estate learn the business so that they too can find their way to the top in the real estate field.   His office serves, Clifton, Passaic, Nutley, Paterson, Totowa, Woodland Park, Little Falls, Fair Lawn, Elmwood Park, Saddle Brook, Rutherford, East Rutherford, Paramus, Lyndhurst, Secaucus, Garfield, Hackensack, , Denville, Rockaway, Randolph, Flanders, Wayne, Lincoln Park, Fairfield, Teaneck, Dumont, Glenrock, Ridgewood and more. 


Dawn Shanley

Broker/ Salesperson

Dawn Shanley Broker/ Salesperson


Kasia Nowakowska


Kasia Nowakowska Agent

Kasia Nowakowska is the Realtor and managing partner at United Real Estate North Jersey.  She is a licensed real estate agent since 2002. Kasia a former co-owner of RE/MAX White House in Rutherford 2011-2021,  is a part of the RE/MAX Executive and 100% Sales Clubs and has been awarded the prestigious NJ Circle of Excellence year after year since 2008 at both the Bronze, Silver and Gold levels for excellence in the field of salesmanship.

Kasia promotes the creation of open and honest relationships with clients, crucial in moving quickly and efficiently in a fast-paced market. Utilizing state-of-the-art web tools and marketing technology, she positions all home to sell aggressively with the track record to prove it. Whether you’re buying or selling a home with her, clients know and trust that they are receiving the highest level of customer service possible. With certification in e-PRO (Certificate of the Internet professionalism), BPO (Brokers price opinion), and as an ABR (The Accredited Buyer's Representative) she is constantly working toward learning and growing as a real estate expert. 


Anthony Laurita

Broker of Record/Owner/CEO

Anthony Laurita Broker of Record/Owner/CEO

Thirty years in the real estate industry gives Anthony Laurita outstanding insights into the business. Accomplished in all aspects of the real estate business from construction to investing and brokering – Laurita is committed to providing an outstanding experience for all parties involved. As a true entrepreneur, Laurita has owned and operated Century 21 franchises, privately-owned real estate companies, construction companies and disaster relief organizations. Having bought, renovated and sold hundreds of residential real estate and commercial properties, Laurita offers a unique perspective and strategic thinking to United Real Estate.Having conceived, developed and brought to market a unique paving system addressing water management and run-off issues, his innovative thinking has led to his continued success in the real estate industry. His unique perspective also led him to hold key roles in Hurricane clean-up in Florida and Louisiana during Hurricane Katrina. His innovative approach to problem solving, motivating leadership and can-do attitude make Laurita a valuable asset to the United Real Estate team.


Tony Laurita

Director of Operations / Broker-Salesperson

Tony Laurita Director of Operations / Broker-Salesperson


Joseph D'Alessio


Joseph D'Alessio Agent


Christine Butler


Christine Butler Agent


Jeffrey Bailey


Jeffrey Bailey COO.