Melina Wein is the Founder of M. Wein Realty (www.mweinrealty.com), the leading independent real estate firm on Shelter Island. Wein started her agency more than 18 years ago, and it continues to be run exclusively by knowledgeable and seasoned professionals who call the island their home.
Wein fell in love with Shelter Island at a young age, moving there with her husband Marc in 1996. After working for another real estate firm on the island, she launched M. Wein Realty two years later and has continued to grow and expand the firmís reputation ever since.
One of Shelter Islandís most ardent fans, Wein possesses an encyclopedic knowledge of the island. Through the work she performs as a broker, along with her website www.VisitShelterIsland.com, Wein has long been an expert on its many restaurants, accommodations, beaches and outdoor activities including boating, fishing and hiking in the islandís beautiful Mashomack Preserve.
Prior to moving to Shelter Island and starting M. Wein Realty, she worked for several advertising firms in Manhattan including the McAdams Group. She graduated from Skidmore College with a major in English history and a minor in art history.
Wein is an active supporter of the Group for the East End as well as the Mashomack Preserve, the Peconic Land Trust and Sylvester Manor, a 243-acre historic plantation and nonprofit educational farm on Shelter Island. She also served for 13 years on the board of the Shelter Island Public Library. Her husband Marc is president of the Ram Island Association, and a member of the townís Waterways Management Advisory Council.
For more information on M. Wein Realty, please visit www.mweinrealty.com