As Co-Owner and Broker of Record, John oversees all aspects of McCann Realtors. John, a former REALTOR of the Year and former president of the Cape May County Association of REALTORS, is a 1984 graduate of LaSalle College. Also a licensed General Real Estate Appraiser, John owns John A McCann & Associates, one of the area’s largest appraisal firms, with the ability to perform all residential and commercial appraisals. John is a former two-time president of the New Jersey State Real Estate Appraisers Board, where he has served since 1998, and is a Commissioner on the Cape May County Tax Board. John and his wife Kathy have been married since 1986 and live in Ocean City with their daughter Myra and son Sean.
Joseph D. McCann
As a custom builder since 1971 and longtime Realtor, Joe McCann specializes in crafting dreams. A master carpenter and former Army officer, Joe graduated from the Spring Garden Institute and served a four-year apprenticeship with renown-builder Matt McCloskey of Philadelphia. As President of McCann Realtors, this 10-time recipient of the Circle of Excellence Award stands ready to meet all of your real estate needs. Along with his wife, Dr. Annamarie Young, Joe has raised 5 wonderful children.
As Broker/Manager, Steve has been with McCann Realtors since 2005. A 1993 Summa Cum Laude graduate of Villanova University with a B.S. in Accountancy, Steve began his professional career as a staff accountant with Ernst & Young, LLP. A lifelong, summer resident of the Jersey Shore, Steve never “got the sand out of his shoes.” He relocated permanently to Sea Isle City in 1995, working for an area communications firm that specialized in public relations, advertising and special event marketing, prior to joining the McCann Team. He shares your passion for the area, knows how to effectively market your property and has the background to understand the financial ramifications of your transaction.
Mary has been part of the Sea Isle City community for most of her life, has raised her 3 children here and is part of a large network of extended family in the area. With over 25 years experience in real estate sales and vacation rentals, Mary specializes in Sea Isle City and all of Cape May and Atlantic Counties. She is an expert in the second home and investment market, as well as the primary home market and has a wealth of experience in vacation rentals. Both her sales and rental clients recommend Mary for her professionalism, enthusiasm and integrity.
Russ earned his MBA from LaSalle University in 1977 and worked as CFO in several manufacturing operations over his 38 year career. During his career in business, Russ was actively involved in both academic and service organizations. He continues to be an active member of the Greater Wildwood Lions Club where he is 2nd Vice President and also serves on the Church Council of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Wildwood. He and his wife Chris are blessed with two sons and six grandchildren. After many years of vacationing in Sea Isle City and home ownership in the Wildwood’s, Russ and Chris moved to West Wildwood permanently after their retirement in 2008. Russ brings with him a unique combination of financial knowledge in addition to an understanding of the Cape May County real estate market acquired over his long career.
Patricia Smith helps buyers find great shore area properties without jumbo shore area prices. She is a certified GRI specializing in residential real estate and specifically mobile homes, new homes, re-sales, and relocation at the Jersey Shore and inland from Cape May Court House, Dennisville, Ocean View, Sea Isle City, South Dennis, South Seaville, Wildwood, to Woodbine.
I started in real estate in 1975 and obtained my real estate license in 1978. My work experience starts from assisting with summer rentals to selling and listing second homes and investment properties to new construction, commercial and vacant land. I have often worked as trainer or mentor to new agents. I obtained broker’s license around 1990 or as I remember between daughter #2 and daughter #3. I am also a licensed NJ Real Estate Instructor. I have worked on the barrier islands of Sea Isle City and Stone Harbor and have acquainted myself with many of the areas of Cape May County. I came to McCann’s due to their reputation, experience and duty to service. I am excited to become a part of the McCann Family and will strive to continue their mission statement of service. Their mission statement speaks volumes.
Ed holds a Master of Arts degree (M.A.) in Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management from Saint Francis University, Graduate School of Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations, Loretto, Pennsylvania and a Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) in Business Administration from LaSalle University, Philadelphia. Ed is a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and has taught human resources courses as an Adjunct Professor, Human Resources Management, LaSalle University. Prior to receiving his real estate license, Ed was Director, Executive Staffing for Wyeth Pharmaceuticals in Collegeville, Pa. He has served in various senior Human Resources roles in hospital and healthcare delivery organizations in Pennsylvania and Massachusetts. Ed provides extensive advice and coaching to senior business leaders and also is a Certified Career Consultant. Ed and his famiy have been Sea Isle City residents since 1986.
Grace Curran obtained her New Jersey Broker’s license in 1988. She has been focusing on listing and selling real estate in the South Jersey area for over 22 years. She loves the Jersey Coast, the beauty and pleasure that it offers. Along with her husband, Larry, she has raised their three children, Larry, Patrick and Maryellen and believes it is a wonderful family environment. Her enthusiasm and passion for South Jersey is one of the major motivations for her strong commitment to all her clients in assisting them to experience this wonderful State. Work with Grace and she will provide the highest level of service and professionalism for all your real estate goals. Visit her website.