Meet the Dream Team

Gerry Mullen, Jr.

Broker, Owner

Gerry is the Broker/Owner and has been working in real estate for several years. He is a graduate of Stonehill College and Suffolk University Law School. Prior to being a Broker, Gerry worked as a real estate attorney. As a real estate attorney, Gerry negotiated offers and purchase and sales agreements, and worked tirelessly with all parties to make sure the transaction went smoothly. In addition, Gerry has represented many lenders in real estate transactions and is familiar with the mortgage process. Although a law degree is not a requirement for a Broker, his experience in real estate law has helped him be the best possible advocate for his clients. Gerry is thrilled to have such a wonderful team of professionals who are ready to provide you with the highest level of client care.

Michele Mullen

Agent, Owner

With over 20 years of teaching, Michele’s focus has always been to first listen, then inform. Transitioning to real estate was a natural fit for Michele as she has lived and breathed real estate most of her life. Michele is thrilled to continue her dad’s legacy alongside her brother, her son, and their respective families. Michele’s knowledge, commitment, expertise, passion, and boundless energy are the cornerstone of her business. Her success is truly the result of her integrity, her honesty, and her sincere desire to help her clients achieve their personal real estate goals.

John Eysie


John continues a fourth-generation family legacy in the local area. Real estate has always been a passion with his father and sister.  His professional sales experience spans nearly 3 decades but continuing his father’s legacy in real estate is his true calling. Partnering with Next Home is the evolution of John’s personal core values and integrity where the customer always comes first. Whether you are buying or selling property, John’s quick response time and attention to detail will put you at ease during your experience.

Casey Geary


Casey Geary is excited to be the newest member of the NextHome Dream Team! Casey is a Providence College alumnae with graduate degrees from Lesley University and Endicott College, and continues to build on 13+ years in the education field. Casey’s positive attitude, passion, and dedication to her students and families are qualities that will provide motivation in finding the dream home for her clients. Casey’s belief that knowledge is power will help her to lead her clients as they embark upon making the most important investment of their lives. Casey is thorough, competent, and willing to listen in order to learn and ultimately help all who seek her guidance.

Veronica McElaney


Veronica McElaney joins our NextHome Dream Team with passion and enthusiasm to help navigate a very important part of your quest ~finding your happy place, your dream home!

Being an early childhood educator and having a background in banking, sales (retail to corporate) and administration has helped define her long term goals of helping people on their journeys. Trust, patience, confidence, wit, and accountability help her to maneuver through life. Her passion is to seek and discover the wants and needs of her clients and to work tirelessly to ensure that her clients are successful and happy.

Helen Eysie Pavlosky


Helen joins our dynamic Dream Team as a successful seasoned agent and former real estate paralegal. She is excited to continue our family legacy in real estate. For over two decades she has been a buyer, seller, and investor of real estate for herself and others. She has seen the ups and downs of the housing market and understands the stress and frustration her clients sometimes face. Helen’s love of real estate drives her to offer you the highest standard of real estate services.

Matt DaFonte


Matt DaFonte is thrilled to join the NextHome Real Estate Dream. Matt is a Fitchburg State University Alumni and has been serving a number of local communities as both a Paramedic with Fallon Ambulance and a firefighter for the town of Norwood. Matt’s ability to focus on the needs of others is what makes him a tremendous asset to our culture here at NextHome Signature Realty. Matt’s honesty, integrity and love for serving the community will go a long way in the process of buying or selling your home. Without a doubt, Matt will exceed your expectations and will provide you with the highest level of client care.

Nelson Antas


Joining the NextHome Signature Realty Dream Team is a perfect fit for Nelson Antas. Nelson is a Johnson & Wales University alumnus with a Bachelor’s degree in Entrepreneurship. Building on over 10 years experience in management and customer service excellence, Nelson has continuously honed his skills to provide clients with the utmost attention and dedication. Being fluent in Portuguese and Spanish also allows him to provide clients of diverse backgrounds with the patience, guidance and care necessary through their journey to finding their dream home. We are excited to have Nelson as part of our Dream Team. His specialized skills will serve his clients well.

Justin Friel


It is with great excitement that Justin Friel joins the NextHome Dream Team! With a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Stonehill College and over 10 years of experience in sales and finance, Justin comes ready with all of the tools necessary to make the numbers work in the purchase or sale of your home. Justin is also a member of the National Association of Realtors and the Greater Boston Real Estate Board. His passion for sharing experiences and connecting with his clients lends to a unique and memorable experience as he guides you through the process, and his knowledge, drive, and loyalty ensures that his clients receive the best service the industry has to offer.

John Sarianides


John is thrilled to have the opportunity to join the NextHome Signature Realty team. He has years of experience as a real estate agent. John has his undergraduate degree from UMass Boston and a Masters Degree in Education from Endicott College. He has over 20 years of experience in the education field as a teacher, coach and administrator. John also speaks fluent Greek which allows him to help members of the Greek community find their dream home. John prides himself on offering superior personal service before, during and after the transaction process. Knowledge, commitment, honesty, expertise and professionalism are the cornerstones of John’s business philosophy. John has a passion for helping buyers find their dream home and helping sellers maximize the value of their home. His work ethic and a willingness to go the extra mile for his clients are the qualities that define John and make him stand out as an extraordinary agent.

Robert Schneiders


Robert has been a successful attorney for over 23 years. Robert is a graduate of University of Massachusetts and the University of Massachusetts School of Law. Robert also holds a Master’s Degree in Personal Financial Planning from the McCallum Graduate School of Business at Bentley which allows him to help his clients make wise financial decisions during one of the biggest purchases of their lifetime. Robert has represented hundreds of buyers and seller of homes and commercial properties. We are thrilled to have Robert join our team. His wealth of knowledge and his diversified background and experience in the real estate industry makes him a perfect fit for our company as well as our clients.

Ginny Bethoney


Ginny Bethoney is experienced in the marketing, negotiating and sale of residential properties in your immediate area. Ginny provides all her sellers with experienced, professional service, the highest possible price for their property and the shortest marketing time. Ginny Bethoney’s in-depth real estate background aids all parties in understanding the process of buying and selling and thereby increases the overall comfort level in doing so. Ginny Bethoney has direct inroads to clientele looking to move their families to your neighborhood. Ginny Bethoney knows how to obtain even boarder line buyers financing and maintains relationships with many lenders offering just the right financing package for just about any buyer. Ginny Bethoney is a graduate of The Boston Latin Academy and has obtained a Bachelor of Science in Business Management degree from Suffolk University. Ginny Bethoney can provide hundreds of references from past and present customers and clients.