Our Team

The Jahn Real Estate Team

The friendly and knowledgable Jahn Real Estate Team is ready to guide you through the process of selling or buying real estate.

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Edwin Jahn: Broker NJ
Office: (201) 327-9494

Ed’s 40-year real estate career has a foundation built upon solid client relationships. Client service is of utmost importance for Ed and his REALTOR agents as they continue to build upon a solid base of client referrals and repeat transactions.

As a former educator at Fairleigh Dickenson University, Ed has taught others the finer points of Real Estate. He was awarded the Realtor Emeritus designation in 2012, which is the highest award a realtor can achieve. Ed also has his MBA from Fairleigh Dickenson University.

Ed, a native Mahwah resident, understands the traditions and nuances that make the local communities unique. His other interests include Real Estate development, antique home restoration, and construction. These interests positioned him to serve on the Board of Directors and as a Past Chairman of the Saddle River Landmark commission.

Ed is known for his winning negotiation skills due to his proven background in finance and law. As a native Mahwah resident he understands the tradition and nuances that make the local communities so unique. Ed strives or excellence in every transaction.

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Suzanne Jahn: Owner, REALTOR® Associate, Licensed in NJ & NY
Office: (201) 327-9494
Direct: (201) 327-9495

Suzanne is the heart and soul of Jahn Real Estate. Her passion shines through in every transaction. She understands all components of a successful transaction and attributes her success to developing long-standing relationships with clients as well as local businesses within the community.

As a member of the Ramsey Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors she has her finger on the pulse of the community. Her experience as a member of the Saddle River Landmark Commission Board solidifies her love of the real estate industry. Her volunteerism and community focus has always been part of her life. Being involved in the Ramsey community for over 30 years is why she calls it home.

Suzanne is a RealSource Association of REALTORS® Quarter Century Club Honoree and continues to master her profession. Her certifications include, National Association of Real Estate Appraisers, National Association of Realtors and the RealSource Board of Realtors. Additionally, she is licensed sales person in New York State.

As Suzanne manages, trains and coaches her REALTOR® Sales Team she instills persistence, patience and optimism. She directs them to truly listen to client’s requirements and not to cut any corners. Suzanne is known for her negotiation and decision-making skills as she guides clients through every transaction with ease.

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Bonita “Bonnie” Eggers: REALTOR® Associate, Distinguished Sales Club & Lifetime Member
Office: (201) 327-9494
Cell: (201) 906-9288

Bonnie is best known for her marketing magic and fearless winning negotiation skills. Her creativity in developing highly effective marketing strategies carries over to the finer details of contract negotiations. Her success is attributed to her winning attitude and focus.

As a NJ resident and Manhattan homeowner, Bonnie specializes in real estate transactions into and out of NYC. This coupled with her in-depth knowledge of Bergen and Passaic counties allows her to help clients effectively transition into their next home and community.

Bonnie is within the coveted 1% of NJ Realtors to have earned the Lifetime Membership & Achievement award in the Distinguished Sales Club of New Jersey Association of REALTORS®. Additionally, Bonnie is a RealSource Association of REALTORS® Quarter Century Club Honoree.

Bonnie strives to treat her clients the same way she wishes to be treated, with the best of professionalism and service. She enjoys the easy accessibility of Northern NJ into and out of NYC.


Valerie Jahn: REALTOR® Associate
Office: (201) 327-9494
Cell: (201) 916-7333

Valerie is no stranger to Real Estate. Growing up in the family business has given her unique insight into all the nuances that come with changing markets, challenging situations and personalized client service.

Living in Ramsey/Mahwah/Saddle River for 26 years gives her a solid foundation of the local markets and trends. As a college student, Valerie studied fine arts and photography. These skills are continually applied when either preparing a home for sale or looking at the finer details of a new home.   Her attention to detail as well as firm client service disciplines come from her National Figure Skating training and medal winning competitions.

Having worked side by side with her parents and being an active member of the Ramsey Chamber of Commerce, Valerie is best know for her personalized client service and attention to detail.    She is an avid car enthusiast and enjoys spending long walks with her three dogs. Her eagerness to help clients find their new home is a benefit that sets her apart from others.


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Shouyu “Alex” Shi: REALTOR®  Associate
Office: (201) 327-9494
Cell: (201) 741-5359

Alex’ s 20-year career brings diverse experience to Jahn Real Estate. As a Property Manager and Accounting Controller, Alex is highly accomplished in managing difficult situations, simplifying details and driving financial results. He carries forward his ability to manage multiple priorities and negotiations seamlessly to your real estate transaction.

Fluent in Chinese as well as English, Alex can easily break through translation barriers as he efficiently manages the full scope of your real estate transaction. Alex lives in Ramsey with his family and appreciates the warm and friendly community focus. He volunteers with the Ramsey baseball and softball leagues as well as being involved in community events. Ramsey, an easy commute to NYC and Hoboken, is known for its small town aura with a cosmopolitan flair.

Alex’s success is a result of his solid business skills. He has a Masters degree from Bruch College in NYC and BS degree from University of International Business & Economics. Alex prides himself as a full service real estate business professional who can manage and negotiate the most difficult situations.

Lois Kaufmann: REALTOR® Associate
Office: (201) 327-9494
Cell: (201) 937-6996

Lois’s Real Estate Career was sparked by her passion for the urban renaissance of Jersey City.  As a lifetime resident of NYC/NJ she easily sees and appreciates the finer aspects of real estate in urban neighborhood settings.   See enjoys watching neighborhoods expand as she participates in a community that is just booming with growth. Jersey City is a place for young and old who want to be part of this exciting city.

As a graduate of Hunter college in NYC, she has applied her education into all aspects of her life. She trains and shows English Bulldogs and volunteers her time in senior centers with her therapy dogs. Her 20+ years working in Ramsey gives her the ability to help client’s transition from either lifestyle.

Having bought and sold multiple properties, Lois imparts her skills of negotiation as she ensures that all details of your transaction are handled with utmost care and professionalism.  Her passion for community, communication and understanding client’s requirements are what sets her apart from others.

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Ji Li: REALTOR® Associate
Office: (201) 327-9494
Cell: (201) 248-6961

Ji’s 11-year real estate career has been focused on the Ramsey/Mahwah townships. Her accomplishments are due to her attention to detail as well as transitioning clients into new neighborhoods. Her objective is to make clients as comfortable as possible when buying a new home or selling an existing property. She does this by understanding her clients’ needs and adapting to any special circumstances.

Fluent in Chinese as well as English, Ji can easily communicate with all parties for a detailed real estate transaction. Ji lives in Ramsey with her husband and daughter because of the strength of the Ramsey school system. She volunteers through the PTO and is active in many community events. She enjoys traveling, reading and crafts.

Ji’s achievements are a direct correlation to her kindness and warmth. Her attention to detail ensures a smooth and successful real estate transaction.

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Laura Cancro: REALTOR® Associate
Office: (201) 327-9494
Cell: (551) 265-4496

Laura’s success is attributed to her focus on client relationships. Her goal is to provide seamless business transactions in order to provide a rewarding real estate experience. She does this by keeping her clients’ well informed as well as being in constant communication. She prides herself on being a central source for all components of a real estate transaction.

As a family focused individual, Laura has lived in Westwood her entire life because she truly enjoys the warmth of her neighbors and friendliness within the community. Westwood, in northwest Bergen County, has a lovely downtown area along with offering easy access to NYC, Hoboken and Upstate NY. Laura is a member of the Board of REALTORS®, a group that focuses on consistency and ethics of the Real Estate profession. As a professional figure skating coach, Laura carries forward her sense of discipline into all transactions.

Laura’s accomplishments are attributed to her reputation for reliability and trustworthiness. She informs her clients’ on all aspects of their real estate transaction so that no questions are left unanswered. Laura is certified in home staging and offers that service to her clients.


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Louise Van Osten: Marketing / Management Consultant
Cell: (201) 446-7321

Louise Van Osten is a proven leader in business management consulting. She is a specialist in recognizing business & marketing needs and individualizing executable plans to achieve desired results for success.

Having been in the consulting business for 25+ years, she has a long history of designing, building and growing new businesses. She listens, reviews and analyzes business situations in order to develop manageable and executable plans that exceed expectations. Louise is a leader who engages teams to work at their peak efficiency. She makes teams stronger by empowering individuals with skills and tools to implement the right tasks.

Louise has a MBA in Management from Pace University and a BS in Computer Science with a Business minor from St. John’s University. As a 24-year resident of Ramsey, Louise is involved in many community organizations including the Ramsey Chamber of Commerce & the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life.  For more information www.LVOmgmtconsulting.com.