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About John Izzo

Sales Associate - Guilford Main Office
21 Whitfield Street, Guilford, CT 06437
Cell: 203.887.2574

Sales Consultant - Shoreline, Town and Country. Real Estate Specialist for The William Raveis Guilford Office. Here to assist you with all your real estate needs. Call 203-887-2574


2021 President's Club Level
Top 10 producer for the Guilford office - 2019
Top 20 producer for the Guilford office - 2017/2018
CT Magazine's 5 Star Realtor Award since 2012
MLS Production Award since 2012
Top Listing Associate since 2013
Top Selling Associate since 2013
2015 Top Producing Associate in Guilford Office - ClosedUnits
Best in Office for Excellence/Customer Service since 2014
2014 Most Social Savvy Professional
Excellence/Outgoing since 2012
Excellence/Customer Service since 2010
Raveis Chairman's Elite Team
Raveis Presidents Club Team
Raveis Top 100 Team Member
Raveis Production Achievement
2011 Raveis Community Service Award


Hall Institute-Principles/Practices

Univ.of Bpt - Industrial Design

By Referral Only-Referral Mastery

The Dares Institute

Newer and Older Homes Designation

Accedited Buyer's Representative Designation

Sirva Relocation Specialist Designation

Internet Response Team Designation

CHP - Certified Homeownership Professional Designation

Field Trainer Certification

William Raveis Relocation Specialist

Raveis Technology Specialist

Professional Association

Buyer/Listing Agent

Statewide CT-MLS

Middlesex Board of Realtors

ABR-Accredited Buyer Representative

National Association of Realtors

Connecticut Association of Realtors

Professional Specialty

Dedicated full time realtor

Residential Re-sale



New Construction



Internet Response Specialist

Areas Covered


New Haven and Middlesex Counties

Specializing in Shoreline Properties

Community Involvement

American Heart Association

March of Dimes

Breast Cancer Fund

Bilingual Talents



Previous occupation as a Design Engineer and Quality Assurance Rep.




Lifetime Shoreline resident

2 Adult Children

Enjoys traveling, having been to Africa, Alaska, Russia, The Baltic, Italy, France, Spain, Great Britain. Panama, Costa Rica

In The News


  • John Izzo you are a ROCK STAR agent and truly a great friend!! THANK YOU Melanie and William (Madison)

  • John is a real team player! If he says he?ll go to bat for you, he will. If you?re looking for the home of your dreams John is the guy to have on your side! Leanna (West Haven)

  • We started out looking at rentals. John was great to work with and helped us out a lot. We actually found the perfect rental, but in the course of looking at things, decided that buying would work better for us. John worked with our schedules since we were buying remotely. We had to do a lot of rese... Nicole and Sean (East HAven)

  • John is a splendid diplomat representing your company and if I merely had my toe in the water about buying in CT, I think I may be closer to hopping the fence in its favor now.Bravo to you and to John Izzo for making this introduction to William Ravies Real Estate the highlight of my day. Most resp... DEBORAH (NORTH CAROLINA)

  • John was excellent in keeping me informed and following up, I would recommend him. I have received Excellent service from John and Raveis. Chris (North branford)

  • "My wife Theresa and I are just starting to catch our breath after closing on our new home in Westbrook on the 8th of June. As you are probably aware, our search for a home was not without its struggles and disappointments. But it is finally over and it was worth it. Through it all no one could poss... THERESA AND JACK (WESTBROOK)

  • THANK YOU for all you hard work on all the parcels that you sold for us! We couldn't have ever got all these lots to Closing WITH OUT YOUR EXPERTISE in the selling, excellent communications and TOP NOTCH professionalism from start to finish! John Izzo YOU ARE AN OUTSTANDING REALTOR! Our HATS ARE OFF... Sandy (Middletown)

  • John, thank you for your patience and putting up with us, your experience and dedication made all the difference. I highly recommend you to anyone I know. I'd like to thank Frank Kolb for his professionalism in getting me my loan you guys are top notch. Anybody reading this post if you need to sell ... Joe and Maria (Wallingford)

  • What were the most valuable things your agent did for you during the home finding process? Everything. He was wonderful from start to finish. He was there every step of the way and when he was out of town he still followed up with me or had another agent do so. He was so knowledgable about so man... LISA (EAST HAVEN)

  • THANK-YOU John Izzo for a Awesome job! Best Realtor on the planet! If you want to see a sold sign on your property call JOHN IZZO he makes it happen SANDY (CLINTON)

  • John Izzo, thank you so much for helping Ryan & I find our first home!! You said we were easy to work with, but working with you and your people made a very intimidating and confusing process easy and a breeze (at least on our end) We'd work with you again in a heartbeat!!! Erin/Ryan (Hamden)

  • THANK YOU! For all your help with helping my mother. This has been tough but thankfully everything fell into place. Honestly I didnt know if I was going to get through this with my own sanity never mind keeping my mom grounded. You really have a natural knack for working with tough customers. Best w... Janice (North Branford)

  • THANK YOU with all my heart for being the outstanding Realtor you are. It wont have come together without you. We finally got it done thanks to you for your top notch skills, dedication, and determination and commitment. Your amazing support and communication got us to closing. THANKS FOR MAKING MY ... Sandy (Westbrook)

  • "Our real estate agent (John Izzo) supported and guided my husband and I through the selling/buying process every step of the way. We are very confident in the decisions we've made and can't thank John enough for ensuring a seamless selling and buying process. DONNA AND MIKE (BRANFORD)

  • "John Izzo was an amazing supporter of us througout the process, he was great at keeping in touch with us regarding new listings and helping us to find the home that was perfect for us. John is very easy to talk to and made the process extremely comfortable, never did we feel rushed or an inconvenie...

  • "John is a Realtor to be respected. Knowledgable and detailed oriented. His professionalism and advocacy on behalf of clients helps raise the bar for all Realtors. Peter" PETER (MADISON)

  • "John has always been professional. He works hard for his clients. He produces solid results and gets the job done! In addition John is thoughtful, careful and considerate of the needs of his clients and other customers. It is always a pleasure to work with John and i wish him great success. Tom -Gu... TOM (GUILFORD)

  • "Thanks so much for helping us out...when no one else would. We will not forget your kindness when we start looking for our dream home"

  • "Michael and I want to thank you for all your hard work on our behalf and for your support throughout the "purchase process" We were lucky to have him as our agent" DONNA (GUILFORD)

  • "Thanks so much for showing us the various "units" in Branford, and also for introducing us to Guilford.You win hands down as the most accomodating and understanding real estate agent we've met and as you know,we've been around, Gordan" GORDAN (NYC)

  • The Ultimate testimonial that comes straight from your manager...thanks Thora Colburn. I had the experience of observing the best of Raveis in action today. A lovely couple from Philadelphia showed up at the office to meet with one of our agents. There was a miscommunication with the agent-i... THORA CHOLBURN (GUILFORD MANAGER)

  • Last evening I wrote an inquiry regarding a property on Trulia..It was a Q & A area and the home I was inquiring about was not a Ravies listing. Immediately I received a reply from an agent of yours, John Izzo, who was warm and offered his phone number for contact.. I was taken aback by his hospita...

  • John Izzo was our buying agent whom helped us find our new home in Orange, John was easy to work with, calm, reassuring, and very knowledgeable. He made the process easier for us. Serena Guba (ORANGE, CT)

  • John was very knowledgeable about the buying and selling process. He gave me great advice and spoke up on my behalf when he saw action items lagging at the lender and buyer's end. He also kept us in contact with the seller to negotiate and make the transition easier. John was a pleasure to work with... JENNIFER Rubio (Dracut, MA)

  • The service, including attention to detail, aggressive marketing, and all-around availability on the part of my agent, John Izzo was excellent. Jeremiah Murasso (WESTBROOK, CT)

  • John was amazing! He came in with a plan and had our house on deposit in less than 2 weeks. He made the entire process easy. We would recommend John to anyone looking to buy or sell their home. MICHAEL Malerba (EAST HAVEN, CT)

  • Our agent John Izzo was very professional and answered questions and always returned our calls in a timely manner. Willie and Linda Highsmith (EAST HAVEN, CT)

  • This is the 5th transaction we've had with John as our agent and each time he amazes us with his professionalism and his commitment to us as his clients. John's reputation in the industry is top notch and when working with him, you will quickly see why. He goes above and beyond every step of the way... MELANIE WHITCHER (Madison, CT)

  • John went above and beyond to bring us a full price offer within 48 hours of listing our house! The process was quite bumpy with a challenging buyer, but it was no match for John. He remained professional and attentive to our needs as well as the needs of the buyer throughout the entire process. In ... MELANIE Whitcher (NORTH BRANFORD, CT)

  • John Izzo's professionalism, knowledge and the heart felt concern he has, is why I always contact him to sell or purchase my home. John has been my agent for all my past real estate needs and I will continue to contact him when needed. Hats off to John!! Monica Malerba (EAST HAVEN, CT)

  • John Izzo worked exceptionally closely with us. He is unusually competent, attentive and extremely easy to reach. He was always available to organize showings and put the properties we saw in context, and when we found the home we liked, he saw everything through to a successful closing. We look for... THOMAS BIEDERER

  • Prompt attention was delivered to listing and subsequent sale. Communications during transaction were clear and prompt, as well. JOSEPH GIRGASKY (Trumbull, CT)

  • I would highly recommend John and the William Raveis company. Not only did John sell our previous home quickly but he was so patient and honest with us during the process of searching for and purchasing our forever home! Allyson Gemske (Guilford, CT)

  • My agent, John Izzo, made the sale of our childhood home as seamless as possible. I relied on his constant communications, as I live in San Francisco. He helped me manage every aspect and complication associated with the sale. He was professional and thorough at every stage of the process. Steve Izzo (NORTHFORD, CT)

  • John is a pleasure to work with, not only was my home under contract within 1 day but he was always available to answer my questions and helped me through the entire process. I highly recommend John and the William Raveis team! Allyson Gemske (NORTH BRANFORD, CT)

  • John Izzo was great to work with. He was patient and helped alleviate most of the anxiety of two first-time home buyers. He was extremely professional and an overall class act. Rob Dressler (EAST HAVEN, CT)

  • Our agent, John Izzo, was absolutely wonderful to work with! We were moving from Texas and were completely unfamiliar with the area. John was a great help not only in finding the right house but teaching us about the different communities and neighborhoods. We found the perfect home and couldn't be ... Nicole Ashley Lee (Lumberton, TX)

  • My house was a difficult house to sell during a difficult time to sell. It was an epic battle with a lot more downs than ups but our agent remained calm, reassuring and optimistic. He believed in the house and eventually we found the right buyer. Thomas Murphy (Guilford, CT)

  • It was a pleasure working with John Izzo to find and purchase our first home. John is a consummate professional who made the whole process as stress-free as possible. He walked us through the whole purchasing process. We felt that we could trust his advice and that he was working in our best interes... Joel Edelstein (HAMDEN, CT)

  • John is a true professional with great attention to detail. I will recommend John without hesitation. Jared C (North Branford)

  • John Izzo was a professional, genuine and and honest broker. He understood my goals and anticipated a variety of issues enabling me to complete both the sale of my previous home and purchase of my new home in a very short period of time. Peter Hodges (New York, NY)

  • John Izzo is a True Professional that we had the Great Fortune to have as our realtor. He was Extremely Responsive and met & exceeded our expectations. You are fortunate to have him on your team. He will be Highly Recommended to others. Timothy Chmiel (SOUTH WINDSOR, CT)

  • Excellente services, very accommodated to our schedules, will recommend your services. Jose Afonso (WALLINGFORD, CT)

  • John Izzo is a fantastic agent! This is our fifth transaction with JOHN his expertise makes the difference!! We are extremely happy with Raveis! Sandy (Middletown, CT)

  • John is a Realtor to be respected. He was very helpful,Knowledgable and detailed oriented. His professionalism helps raise the bar for all Realtors, I would use his agian in an instant. Juan Rodfriguez (WEST HAVEN, CT)

  • John was courteous ,informative and supportive.He was a gentle guide throughout the entire process. I had many many questions and John was always available to answer them. Maureen Romano (NORTH BRANFORD, CT)

  • John is hands down the best agent I have ever come across. He was used for the sale of my house which went perfectly and for the purchase of our new which had a lot of hiccups that he managed and stood up for us like no other. I would highly recommend him to anyone and everyone that is in the market... Jennifer Farotti (NORTH HAVEN, CT)

  • John understands what it takes to move a property. There was no guess work selling our property. He managed all aspects timely and accurately. Rose Smigal (Monroe, CT)

  • My agent (John Izzo) supported and guided me through the stressful buying process every step of the way. I am very confident in the decisions that I made and can't thank John enough for ensuring a seamless buying process. I highly recommend John Izzo. Lisa Navarra (Roslindale, MA)

  • John was a pleasure to work with on the sale of our family home. He was immediately responsive to our questions and kept an open line of communication working always in our best interest from beginning to end. Donna Aronian (BRANFORD, CT)

  • Our agent, John Izzo was amazing. He was completely engaged in the selling process and brought a buyer to the table just a few short weeks after listing. He was, professional, informative and available during the entire process. We were first time sellers and John provided us with guidance and sound... Lorianne Kazmercyk (WALLINGFORD, CT)

  • Success comes when you have a fantastic Realtor start to finish! John Izzo provided Outstanding follow-up on all leads, a great listing, priced right, and above all great communication every step of the way! That's what gets you to the closing table! So glad we listed all our property's with John Iz...

  • John Izzo our agent was on top of sale at all times. Open houses were many and ultimately successful. Painless experience. Thank you!

  • John Izzo was a fine agent and became a friend and ours was a more difficult closing than most.

  • Our real estate agent (John Izzo) supported and guided my husband and I through the selling/buying process every step of the way. We are very confident in the decisions we've made and can't thank John enough for ensuring a seamless selling and buying process.

  • John Izzo, Our William Raveis Real Estate agent made us feel like we were valued as clients. He made sure that we were supported throughout the entire process from listing our condo for sale to purchasing our dream home all within 30 days! We can't thank our agent enough and would highly recommend...

  • John Izzo is overall an amazingly friendly person and agent. He always made us feel well involved and comfortable in the process of buying our first home! I would recommend John to anyone looking to sell or buy a home!

  • I would highly recommend the Raveis Company and particularly Mr. John Izzo (and Ms. Phylis Beno, the selling agent.) Making my dream of home ownership in beautiful Guilford was done in such a way that the process was a dream in itself! CARL (GUILFORD)

  • Excellent agent. John Izzo Works hard for his customers!! Really gets to know the client and what they are looking for!

  • John Izzo was the height of professionalism and ethics in a service sector not necessary known for these attributes. We would and will highly recommend John and Raveis to anyone who asks us for direction in a real estate search or transaction. We look forward to doing so, and to an ongoing friendshi...

  • John's knowledge of the real estate market made it much easier to move from my home in Massachusetts, which I loved, to my new home in Connecticut. He was always pleasant, polite, and had a great sense of humor that made house-hunting fun.

  • John Izzo was very patient, listened to our needs, and acted very professionally during the entire sales experience. In addition to his attentiveness he always kept us informed every step in the process. There were never any surprises and we greatly appreciated his help selling and closing on the ...

  • John kept me informed about progress on the sale of my home almost daily. He offered his advice and listened to my requests with patience and understanding. It was a pleasure to sell my home with the assistance of John.. Gladys GLADYS (GUILFORD)

  • John Izzo delivers results! Excellent communication, always available, great follow thrue. VERY PROFESSIONAL OUTSTANDING AGENT

  • John was a knowledgeable, calm and available agent. I will recommend him dosen't matter what agency he is working for. Maria Noguera (Guilford, CT)

  • John Izzo made everything go smooth ...I was stressed lived in my home for 38 yrs ...but been a widow for 15 yrs now ...I was getting tired of being a homeowner Paula Champagne (Guilford, CT)

  • My listing agent kept his sense of humor through the many disappointments, and kept looking for all possible leads. He also helped me with renting my property, finding good tenants. His advice was always helpful and very much appreciated. Ms.. Sharon Olson (Guilford, CT)

  • John was excellent in keeping me informed and following up Christopher Koelle (NORTHFORD, CT)

  • Leanna Bossano (BRANFORD, CT)

  • John Izzo was easy to work with, calm, reassuring, and very knowledgeable. He made the process easier for us. Phylilis Willner (Danbury, CT)

  • Agent was patient with our family and showed us each property we requested for our relocation as soon as we asked Deanna Zito (NORTH HAVEN, CT)

  • John Izzo was an excellent realtor. Very responsive and honest. Our home sold quickly and over asking price with minimal issues. Arlene Ciociola (NEW HAVEN, CT)

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