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Tyler Della Valle

E. Tyler Della Valle, ABR, GRI

Tyler Della Valle began his real estate career when he joined his father, Ed, in a family owned Beazley agency in 1989 and was consistently among the top 2% producers nationwide. Over the years he transitioned to working manager and led a team of fifty agents while continuing his sales success. As equal equity partners, Tyler and Ed sold the Beazley operation to Coldwell Banker in 2005. Tyler continued with Coldwell Banker as their only “selling” manager and maintained his sales excellence by attaining Coldwell’s President’s Council. He decided to better utilize his knowledge and abilities in the Greater New Haven area and elected to pursue opportunities in the commercial real estate market by joining Dow Realty in 2009. Tyler actively volunteers with a number of civic associations as well as Hamden Hall Country Day School. He is a member of the Connecticut Association of Realtors and is a director of the Greater New Haven Board of Realtors and is past President. He earned a BS in natural science from Muhlenberg College and also had two years of post-graduate study at New York University. He is a North Haven native where he and his wife Leslie and their two children reside.

Jeff Dow

Jeff Dow, CCIM

Jeff formed Dow Della Valle, LLC with E. Tyler Della Valle to serve the residential real estate market. He also heads up Dow Realty which is a commercial real estate firm. Jeff learned commercial real estate at a young age from his father, Bob, founder of Dow Realty. He accompanied Bob on countless showings and walks across acres of development land. Jeff eventually joined his father in the family business and now leads the creative, results driven Dow team. Prior to re-joining Dow Realty, Jeff had an award winning sales career at Ingersoll Rand Company. He holds a BS in Industrial Engineering from Lehigh University. Jeff is a member of the Greater New Haven Association of Realtors, Commercial Investment Division (CID). He has been honored with its 2008 “Rising Star Award” and is its current President. Jeff is a member of CCIM, one of only 6% of commercial realtors nationwide to hold this prestigious designation. He is a member of the Greater New Haven and Branford Chambers of Commerce and on the Board of Directors of the New Haven Rotary, VNA Community Healthcare and the combined Quinnipiack and Graduate Clubs. Jeff contributes regularly to the New England Real Estate Journal. Jeff is a native of Branford and resides in North Branford with his wife Linda, a Professional Engineer, and their two children.


Lisa Antonecchia

Business Philosophy
Lisa has over 20 years working in various sales industries. These skills provide her clients with a focused and driven agent. Lisa loves working with her clients and ensures that her goal is to provide the best properties and service she can by listening to her clients and their specific needs, and keeping the lines of communication open. Lisa is energized and ready to assist from beginning to end of your real estate process!

Lisa owns her own company, Creative Concepts by Lisa, LLC, where she is a full-service Wedding and Event Planner in Hamden, CT.

Education and Training
Lisa is an accredited home stager and redesign specialist, who brings her expertise to both the seller and the buyer. Staging can make a home appealing to the highest number of potential buyers, and could bring the seller a swift sale for the best price. As a redesign specialist Lisa can help buyers to visualize a properties potential and make their house purchase into the home of their dreams. Lisa is a graduate of the Boston Conservatory of Music with a BFA in Musical Theatre and a Minor in Directing.

Awards And Designations
Accredited Home Staging Professional

Community Involvement
Lisa understands the small business owner and their importance in the community. Lisa has been a member of the Hamden Arts Commission, the Hamden Chamber of Commerce, and the Orange Chamber of Commerce.

Personal Background
Lisa grew up in Westchester NY. She went to college in Boston MA where she lived for many years. As a theater professional Lisa has worked all over New England with Childrens Theatre, College, Community, Off Broadway, Broadway and National Tours. Lisa moved to Connecticut in 2006 and owns a home in Hamden.

Contact Lisa
203-500-3685 cell

Allison Beale

Alison Beale

Alison has been actively selling real estate in New Haven and Shoreline communities since 2004. Following her passion to connect with people and thrive, becoming a realtor only seemed natural. Having been raised in a family of successful realtors she strives to emulate their example. Alison believes her accomplishments in the industry are a direct reflection of her diligent effort to deliver superior customer service. With that being a priority understanding that part of selling often times requires time and patience, as well as paying attention to the intricate details necessary to close a sale in today’s environment. She looks to provide education when needed to her clients so they feel confident throughout the entire transaction honoring that the purchase and/or sale of a home can be extremely emotional and monumental in many respects. Alison has been recognized for several awards for her high production of sales through the years. Even when not selling real estate you can still find Alison in the community teaching yoga where she can continues to share her passion to connect with others. Blending her formal education of nutrition, certification in holistic wellness and her 500 hour yoga teacher training Alison works to inspire people to live healthier more fulfilling lives.

Donna DaVia Pecoraro

Donna DaVia Pecoraro

I would love the opportunity to work with you whether you’re buying, selling or need a market analysis. I can guide you to achieve a successful sale or purchase of your residential, condo or multifamily home. I will help you from negotiating your contract to the closing of your property. [Read More]

I believe good communication is the key to a successful relationship. I treat all my clients the way I like to be treated. You can count on me to provide you with the information you need to achieve a successful transaction.

I have been a member of the Greater New Haven Board of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors since 1990. I grew up in Woodbridge but have resided in Hamden for the past 30 years. I have deep roots in the Greater New Haven community and enjoy volunteering at animal shelters and have two rescues of my own.

Feel free to call my anytime at 203-906-7708, 203-481-0000 x 1008

Melissa Lawson Profile

Melissa Lawson

Melissa brings a deep knowledge of the area, great organizational skills and competitive zeal to her career in real estate. Melissa is passionate about people and enjoys making a difference in people’s lives. A career in real estate allows her to use those strengths to help clients achieve their home buying and selling goals. Melissa grew up in Woodbridge, attended Hamden Hall and then graduated from the University Of Rochester. She achieved a Masters in Science for elementary education at Southern Connecticut State University. Along with her husband, Andrew, she has raised three children and then chose real estate as her path to professional success. Melissa is a member of the parent council at Hopkins School. She is an executive board member of the Chimney Corners Camp Moms’ Association. Melissa also co-chairs the personnel committee at B’nai Jacob as well as serves on the board. In her free time, Melissa is an avid tennis player and has gone to USTA Nationals twice in the last 5 years. She also enjoys cooking, home shopping, reading and most importantly hanging out with her family.


Luisa Liuzzi-Mercuriano

Luisa has been a licensed realtor since 2009. She also holds a graphic design associates degree with her training at Gateway Community College. In addition, Luisa is a member of the National Association of Realtors (NAR), as well as the Greater New Haven Board of Realtors. With Luisa’s strong work ethics, professionalism, and compassion, she will do her best to provide the most efficient information for buyers and sellers. Luisa will help mentor the buyers and sellers to make the best decision possible.

Luisa specializes in residential and multi-family sales as well as first-time buyers. Whether someone is just starting out or re-selling a home, Luisa can help from searching for a new home, pricing a current home, or negotiating with contracts. Luisa’s background in real estate will ensure for a smooth, pleasant, and effective experience with her. Before becoming a realtor, Luisa worked at Gateway as a tutor in math and physics. She was also a secretary for the art department and modeled in the art classes for GCC. Also she has helped with the family business, Liuzzi Gourmet.

Luisa moved to America from Italy in 1995, making her fluent in Italian. After being brought up in New Haven, she now resides in North Branford with her husband, two kids, and two dogs.

Feel free to reach Luisa at (203) 915-4247 or email her at She is looking forward to meeting and working with you on finding your dream home, or selling a current home.


Stacy Milner

I am thrilled to be a Real Estate Agent with Dow Della Valle.

Prior to joining Dow Della Valle, I had a successful sales career for 15 years working for top fashion businesses in NYC. After completing the Executive Training Program at Bloomingdales, and spending several years in the retail industry, I moved to sales with top name companies like Body Glove and Rampage Clothing. I stepped down as National Sales Manager of Rampage Clothing Company to raise my then three young children.

Attention to detail, and understanding the needs of my clients, are paramount for successful transactions. I listen carefully to achieve your goals. Whether it’s putting my fashion years to work when staging a home, or taking the time to find the right home for my buyers, I won’t stop until I get the job done. I love what I do.

A native New Yorker, Stacy and her husband Dr. Mark Milner, an ophthalmologist in Hamden, have been Woodbridge residents for over 23 years. Her daughter is a high school senior and her two sons are now off in medical school and working in NYC. She has served on the board of Congregation B’nai Jacob in Woodbridge and Jewish Federation of New Haven. She enjoys running, yoga and skiing on a warm day!


Kim Rossi

Business Philosophy
My philosophy is simple, if something is important to you, it’s important to me. Whether you are buying or selling a home, or looking for investment property, you deserve a professional full time realtor who will take the time to listen, find out what’s important to you, and put your interests first.

Education and Training
Graduate New Haven Real Estate School
New Haven Business School for Travel and Tourism

Areas of Expertise
Specializing in Residential Real Estate

Community Involvement
I am a longtime resident of North Haven, CT and currently volunteer as a CCD instructor at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church. I also serve on the Ridge Road PTA and chair many different committees. Eight out of the last ten years I along with my husband acted as the Youth Ministers for High School students at our local church.

Personal Background
First and foremost I am proud to be a wife and mom. I have a wonderful husband and together we are blessed with our 6 1/2 year old son. Professionally, I have been in the travel industry for the past 17 years, I have done everything from booking Disney Family vacations, arranging travel for the NCAA final four basketball tournaments to assisting travel to the NY Mets. I specialize in corporate travel arrangements.


Denise Rountree

Real Estate and all aspects of the homeowner’s journey, buying and selling, is a passion of Denise’s. As a Hamden resident of over 25 years, Denise is quite familiar with all of the towns in the Greater New Haven area. Denise brings a wealth of experience acquired while working with buyers and sellers throughout the shoreline; dealing with single family homes, condos, land, and new construction.

Denise also brings a balance to her clients’ emotional high of finding that perfect home, with the seriousness of negotiating the successful completion of each of her transactions. She believes in leaving no stone unturned, from start to finish. She respects all parties in the journey. Each opportunity to work with clients adds another dimension to her enthusiasm for real estate. Communication and the ability to listen to her clients’ needs have earned Denise the respect of her clients, cooperating agents, service professionals and local attorneys.

Being active in the community, Denise is your friend in the business; and buyers and sellers appreciate her thoroughness and genuine concern for their personal happiness and well being.


Taylor Rountree

Taylor offers a keen insight into today’s market and evaluates the approach to Greater New Haven area’s Real Estate through a powerful marketing focus, fierce commitment to enabling the deal, and a refined, concierge style that is uniquely sensitive to the New Haven culture. As a licensed real estate agent Taylor is committed to the letter and spirit of U.S. policy for the achievement of equal housing opportunity throughout the nation. Taylor prides herself on making herself available to her clients 24/7. Taylor’s educational as well as professional background, in advertising and promotions, lends itself naturally to the application and utilization of Social Media platforms. Taylor works with a wide variety of clientele, from first time home buyers to those looking to downsize. In her spare time Taylor enjoys exercise, outdoor activities, and Penelope, her cat. She is an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc, where they service and volunteer throughout the Greater New Haven area.


Sal Vollero

Sal has been a licensed Realtor/Broker since 2000. For the past 15 years, he has provided buyers and sellers in the greater New Haven area with high standards of professionalism, work ethic, and perseverance. He has served as a project manager of turnkey construction and the renovation of homes. Sal will represent and guide clients through the entire buying or selling process. He will work diligently on your behalf to promote your best interests and bring through to a successful closing. Sal is a member of the Connecticut Association of Realtors. He attended Marist College and Southern Connecticut State University. He coaches multiple youth sports in North Haven where he resides with his wife and two children.

Tessa Wells

Tessa Wells

Coming from an education background, I was looking for a brokerage which is people-driven rather than numbers-driven. One of my clients referred me to DDV where he has been taking his commercial business for years. With the newer residential division, and me on board, he now has a one-stop Real Estate shop!

Whether you are buying or selling, take me on that journey. I think you will be exceptionally pleased with my work ethic, availability, and negotiation skills.

Melinda Saller

Melinda Saller

I have been working with people I care about to help with their real estate needs. I enjoy getting to know my clients and helping them through a smooth process to buy or sell a home as well as leasing. I take the time to listen to you so that I can effectively work in your best interest and find what you are really looking for, whether it is the home of your dreams or the best price for your current home. My background in various areas of real estate as well as my skills in negotiation will help you narrow down your search and make home buying a positive, exciting experience while you are well informed the whole way.

Marci Palluzzi

Marci Palluzzi

Marci uses her skills as both a licensed realtor and licensed landscape architect to provide unparalleled service to her clients in the residential, commercial, and construction markets. As the lead agent for a 60 unit new construction active adult residential community, Marci worked in all phases of the selling process. Her goal always is to achieve focused satisfaction for her clients. Customization of the homes, graphic design for advertising and a continuous analysis of sales forecasting were conducted to build out these custom homes in a difficult economic market. This is one example of Marci’s dedication to the sales process. She holds a high level of interpersonal skills, team work and creativity. Concurrently, she spends a significant effort volunteering on the Planning and Zoning Commission, Building Committee, and Select Committee for Open Space Acquisition.

Justin Graziano

Justin Graziano

Justin attended Western New England University, where he majored in Criminal Justice and played for the Division 3 hockey team. Justin served 6 years in the US Navy where he was stationed in Georgia, Chicago, San Diego, Virginia, and Guam. After the military Justin worked in Law Enforcement for 3 years before getting his Real Estate license.

Heather Chometa

Heather Chometa

Heather Chometa is a longtime (1995) resident of Bethany with community ties to the Amity region, as well as Hamden. She is a current Parents Association Board Member for the Hopkins School as well a PA Board Member for the Sound School. She has earned Volunteer of the Year twice for her efforts at Bethany Community School. She is easy to work with and has a pleasant demeanor. Heather comes to Dow Della Valle with over 20 years of experience in buying, selling, renting, and managing properties. Not to mention her extensive knowledge of construction. These skills coupled with her magnetic personality and unmatched business sense is sure to provide you with a unique real estate experience. You can reach Heather directly at 203-640-7918 or


Beth Russo

Beth has been a Realtor serving the state of Connecticut since 2003. She is experienced, professional, and truly looks out for her client’s best interests. A lifelong resident of Wallingford, her expertise in New Haven County has helped numerous clients find the perfect home. She is a mom of two boys in college, an avid Red Sox fan, and loves spending time with her family and friends.

Kerrigan Warnock

Kerrigan Warnock

Growing up in Hamden, and now raising her family here has allowed Kerrigan to have a unique appreciation for all the homes this area offers.  A degree in business coupled with a masters in teaching provides her with skills she uses daily in real estate: educating her clients and making them feel comfortable with the buying and selling process.  Her knowledge of the area and personable demeanor will enhance your overall experience, because after all— home buying should be fun!

As a wife and mother of three she knows that buying or selling a home can be challenging.  She understands the importance of being available to her clients and is dedicated to providing personal attention to help them with their needs.

She enjoys being outdoors, traveling, and spending her summers at the local pool club, Paradise Country Club, recreating her childhood memories.

Francesca Volpe Allegra

Francesca Volpe Allegra

Personal Background

Francesca resided in North Haven the majority of her life before moving to the shoreline in Branford with her husband and two children. She is familiar with the area and has extensive knowledge of the neighborhoods inside-out. Francesca can use her knowledge to work to find a special property in your neighborhood of choice. Being the daughter of a real estate agent, from a very young age Francesca attended many showings and open houses with her mother. It was then that she discovered her passion. After receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Sacred Heart University, she decided to put her extensive studies to the test later expanding her studies and receiving her Master’s in Public Relations from Quinnipiac University. Francesca is informed of the trends of the consumer market and understands the needs and wants of the consumer. It is with this knowledge that she can fulfill those consumer needs by using the newest internet marketing tools to promote your property to the broadest audience of qualified buyers and find a selection of potential properties to choose from during your home buying search. Francesca genuinely listens to you and will work tirelessly on your behalf to find you and your family the perfect home!

Business Philosophy

Francesca’s business philosophy is to provide her clients with both a personal and professional service, always keeping in mind her client’s best interest. This is her fiduciary responsibility as the real estate agent to her customers. The main objective of her position is to ensure the buying and selling process is as easy and enjoyable as possible, NOT simply to generate a deal and receive commissions. It is very important to her to disclose all information on the properties she is showing and to maintain an honest and genuine relationship with those she represents. Contact Francesca to find your perfect home today!


Hamden Hall Country Day School

 Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing

Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT

  • Master’s in Public Relations

Areas of Expertise

  • Residential Real Estate
  • First Time Buyers
  • Marketing
  • Advertising
  • Internet Advertising
Patrick Fallone

Patrick Fallone

Coming from working in addiction treatment, I have a passion for helping people in need. As a New Haven resident, I understand how stressful the real estate market can seem. My goal is to help you find exactly what you want with the best experience possible. Working with a small number of clients allows me to gain an unparalleled understanding of my client’s needs and the time to dedicate to fulfilling them. Please feel free to call or text at (646) 421-0297.