Pat has been a Realtor since 1988 listing and selling residential real estate first in the Newtown, CT area, and in 2011 moving to the coastal Carolinas. She has been the managing Broker for several large national companies, and in 2002 opened Linnell Real Estate in Sandy Hook, CT, which grew to 12 agents and secured a significant market share.She has served as President of the Newtown Board of Realtors, and in various capacities including State Director, Education Chair, and Community Service Chair. She also served as President of the Newtown Chamber of Commerce from 2000 to 2007. She is currently a member of the Professional Standards Committee of the Brunswick County Association of Realtors.
Pat has sold properties from manufactured housing to estates of $2,000,000 plus. She was a designated agent for GE Credit Corp., and negotiated a million plus land sale to the State of Ct. Pat has an excellent knowledge of the area and works hard for buyer and seller clients.
Pat has the following designations: CRS (Certified Residential Specialist), GRI (Graduate Realtor Institute), e-Pro Technology Specialist and SRES (Seniors Real Estate Specialist).
In June of 2019, Pat opened Calabash Real Estate and is providing real estate services with this independent company.