Ashley Howell Petraska
Director of Business Development & Sales
With over 10 years of experience in the industry, Ashley has been assisting both buyers and sellers plan and achieve their real estate goals. With extreme attention to detail, Ashley prides herself on providing a first class experience by integrating detailed market knowledge and cutting edge strategy. Ashley strives for excellence while understanding the emotional aspect of her clients’ experience.
At a young age, Ashley launched her Real estate career. She assisted a top producing agent in Greenwich, CT and from there built her business from the ground up. She prides herself in her honest reputation, referral network and repeat clients. In addition to representing local and international clientele, Ashley has also managed a luxury real estate office and was a priceless component to a startup company. Her hands on approach combined with management and business experience sets her apart from the traditional sales agent.
A third generation New Canaan resident and graduate of St. Luke’s School, Ashley is a passionate New Canaan specialist. She embraces our community and is extremely excited to share her knowledge while helping her clients buy and sell their homes. She and her husband, Adam, are grateful to be raising their two young children in such an unparalleled town. As a dedicated mother and member of the community, Ashley embraces its many amenities and is eager to educate buyers and sellers of their position within such an elite market. Her firsthand experience growing up in and raising a young family here gives Ashley a wealth of local and community knowledge that extends to surrounding towns. This has proven to be very helpful to clients deciding between the many great towns in Fairfield County.
From first time home buyers to seasoned investors, client success is of the highest importance and the hallmark of Ashley’s service. High ethical standards, integrity and protecting clients’ interests is the foundation of her business. She says “Real Estate is not only helping families find dream homes, its developing long term real estate planning, exit strategies and guiding business decisions with precise market knowledge.”