Ahwatukee Foothills

HYSS Group of Stunning Homes Realty:

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Matthew Potter:


 Matthew “Matt” Potter is a life-long Arizona native, born in Mesa, and  raised in Tempe. In 2004 he moved to beautiful Ahwatukee and loves it here. In 2008 Matt graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor’s in Realty Studies. Upon graduation, Matt began his career in real estate by specializing in short sales to assist both agents and homeowners. While working at two different short sale companies, Matt handled thousands of short sales and obtained approvals on many of them, making him a veteran to the real estate industry. His attention to detail and devotion to clients resulted in closing over $450 million worth of short sale properties in 7+ years and alleviating hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of homeowners’ debt. Matt’s willingness to go the extra mile is evident as one client stated “I had two properties with two loans and within 18 days, Matt had all 4 loans approved and ready to close. I learned it is all about who is representing you”. “After completing 6 short sales on my investment properties, without qualification, I recommend Matt and his services” stated another past client.

Matt joined Stunning Homes Realty in 2013 with his business partner, Nicole Allen. They formed the HYSS Group which includes Meg Wall and Marissa Korteski as well. They now assist clients, all over Maricopa County, with their most important investments of selling and/or buying homes. Matt's background in short sales and negotiation, along with his superior knowledge of the local markets, makes him a single point of contact for all your home selling and buying needs.

When Matt is not working with buyers and sellers to find their next dream home, you can find him taking care of his family which now includes Nicole Allen as they are now engaged. They also had a new addition to the family Cooper in July of 2016.  Matt also loves taking care of their daughter who is 12 and their 17 year old.  They also have 3 dogs Mr. Wiggles, Gizmo and Gozer as well as 2 desert tortoises Spike and Littlefoot. Matt is an avid sports fan and loves going to D-Backs, Cardinals, and Suns games with family & friends. In his free time, Matt enjoys going to the gym and swimming a couple of miles a day, as he was once a competitive swimmer. He also enjoys having dance parties in his car while stuck at red lights as even being stuck in traffic, he has a smile on his face.

Nicole Allen:

If you are searching for a REALTOR who sincerely listens and understands the value and importance of vital information presented to her clients, look to Nicole Allen. A true professional that appreciates her clients individual objectives in either selling a home or their purchasing needs. Currently residing in Ahwatukee, AZ; Nicoles' passion for helping other and her love for "family" both personally and within her community has guided her to such a gratifyng career in real estate. As a South East Valley Realtor honing areas of Ahwatukee, Gilbert, Chandler and Tempe, as well as assisting clients all over Maricopa County, she is likely to make your home buying and selling experience a successful one.

After acquiring her real estate license in 2008, Nicole went on to co-own and operate a successful small business where she had dedicated her time for the past 4 years, helping hundreds of agents and over a thousand homeowners short sell their homes- avoiding foreclosure, and substantial debt. She has assisted in closing over 400 million dollars in real estate since 2006. Nicole’s diverse background which includes years of proficiency in mortgage loan processing, HOA property management, transaction coordination for top producing agents, etc, provides her with a wealth of knowledge. Her experience in assisting with/closing distressed property sales is nothing short of exceptional as stated by many of her past clients and associates. If you were to ask Nicole's clients what they thought about her professionally, you would hear them say things like “Power House” “Highly skilled” “well qualified” “going above and beyond” “relentless effort” “excellent attention to detail”. Nicole joined Stunning Homes Realty in 2013 along with her business partner, Matthew Potter. With them, bringing their quality and extensive professional network of Realtors®, Title Agents, Lending professionals, Investors, legal and tax professionals, and Vendors throughout AZ and around the nation – Whether you are experiencing a job relocation out of state, growing your family, looking to downsize, or facing a hardship- Nicole and Matthew can provide options in not only finding you the “best” home or solution, but the best one that is perfect for YOU. When not actively assisting her clients, you can find Nicole spending most of her spare time enjoying her 3 children, Michael, Alexis and Cooper. In the gym, participating in sports, or out exploring is where you might find them. Nicole is a strong believer in the thought that the "family that plays together, stays together". You can also find her looking for ways to give back to her community and teaching her children how to stay involved. You will hear her often say "Teamwork makes the dream work".

Kaz Ellahi:

Kaz is our Chicago Transplant! He has been in AZ for 5 years with his wife and 2 beautiful children.  Currently residing in the east valley he loves to help clients with their home search all over the Maricopa and Pinal counties.  

If you are looking for a Realtor who will take the time to understand your situation, listen to your needs than your search stops with Kaz. He has been in real estate for 2 years with a wealth of knowledge in all arenas of residential real estate. He has a Masters Degree in Leadership so he not only has the real world experience but has spent his time in front of the books as well.  He understands what guiding and leading a calculated and effective home search is all about.  

Meg Wall:

 Meg made the transition to Real Estate from a background in corporate franchise training and non-profits. With a degree in Communication & International Affairs from University of Colorado, she loves finding new ways to connect people and facilitate great business.

"Meg made out first home-buying experience one that felt seamless and rewarding. She truly cared about our comfort level, was available to explain each step of the process, and even had a contractor at the house the same day we moved in to handle minor details we thought we would have to hire for." Outside of work, Meg love yoga, cooking and photography. For the last 8 years, she has spent each summer in California teaching inner-city teenagers with the National Non-Profit, College Summit.

Marissa Ferrante:

As a Transaction Coordinator and Short Sale Wizard for the HYSS Group of Stunning Homes Realty,Marissa Koretki is proficient in multitasking. With a musical background and intense love for performance art, she is constantly reinventing expressive ways to connect with her agents and their clients to ensure a positive outcome. This Arizona State University graduate with a BFA in Dance Choreography has been involved in the real estate industry since 2008 and enjoys the colorful yet challenging world that is real estate. Marissa is also an animal rights activist and a mother of 4 adorable fur-children. She enjoys singing, wine and tap dancing in the laundry isle of the grocery store.


Jacque Lacy:


fdgfdgfdgsd Born in Anchorage Alaska, Jacque moved down to Arizona when she was just 2 years old. After going to high school at Hamilton High it was only natural for her to choose Arizona State University to attend for college. She graduated in 2008 with a degree in Business Administration.  After college she began a career in Loss Mitigation starting with a small local company and then went to work for Chase Bank and Bank of America. During this time she learned the processes of loan modifications and short sales including the different investors, mortgage insurance companies, GSE's, conventional and even home equity lines of credit. It was in 2015 that she left the world of loss mitigation and made a move to a small company to do underwriting.  Within a couple of months she realized she needed a change and joined The HYSS Group of Stunning Homes Realty.  She completed her studies and obtained her real estate salesperson license.  She has since taken on a roll of Transaction Coordinator and Short Sale Processor/Negotiator.  Having worked thousands of short sales over the years, Jacque continues to learn new ways to assist homeowners who need assistance.

On her off days, Jacque is quite active including a co-recreational softball league, sand volleyball league and low key nights with her friends.  She loves attending baseball, basketball, football and hockey games.  Her dogs and friends keep her busy on the weekend with hiking and road trips.  She also enjoys traveling and has vistied many countries and islands in Europe.