About Joe Schutt, Realtor—Media Inquiries
Metro Boston Real Estate Professional
Unit Realty Group
30 Newbury St, 3rd Floor
Boston, MA 02116
Joe Schutt, Realtor began his career in real estate in 2003 as a real estate sales agent before going on to found Unit Realty Group, a forward thinking Boston-based boutique brokerage in 2012. At Unit Realty Group Joe serves as broker/owner and agent.
Professionally Joe Schutt has been recognized for industry excellence, Greater Boston Association of Realtors (GBAR) Realtor of the Year award finalist 2011-13, and currently serves on the board of directors for the Massachusetts Association of Realtors (MAR), GBAR, and the Massachusetts Chapter of Certified Residential Specialists (CRS) where he is their President for 2014. Joe is also involved with, and has chaired many committees within his local Realtor organization including Technology, Education, Strategic Planning, Communications, Business Development, Social Media Task Force and the Young Professionals Network for both GBAR and MAR. In 2011 Joe was appointed to the board of directors for the National Association of Realtors. That same year he earned the Realtor Spirit award from GBAR.
Despite having been frequently recognized as a top ranked agent for sale volume, Joe finds time to be involved in the community throughout Boston. He has held executive positions within the Boston Main Streets program and the Boston Dog organization. Currently he is a member of serveral Beacon Hill Civic Association committees, participates in the Neighborhood Association of Back Bay and serves on the executive committee for The Common Canine, his local off-leash dog park.
As anyone who knows Joe can tell you, he is driven by his passions. Topping that list are a marked love for all things Massachusetts, helping and meeting new people, service excellence, green and sustainable living, and his family that includes his partner of 14 years and two precocious miniature schnauzers, Ruebin and Irving.
If life wasn’t already busy enough Joe finds time to participate in a thought leadership role on various blogs, including his own, and in many real estate focused communities on and off-line like Inman News’ Agent Reboot and Real Estate Connect where has served as event ambassador several times, and RE BarCamp Boston where he’s been the event organizer several times as well. Joe’s thoughts and options have been quoted in Financial Times, The Boston Globe, Boston Homes, Cambridge Homes, REALTOR Magazine, Bay State Realtor magazine, National Public Radio and Kelly Mitchell’s Agent Caffeine. Recently Joe has become a real estate trainer where he shares his expertise in the sphere of real estate and technology with other agents.