Maiken Nielsen is a NYS Licensed Associate Broker and part owner of Weld Realty. Her Rockland roots run deep. She was born and raised in Valley Cottage and she and her husband are now raising their own children in Chestnut Ridge where they attend Green Meadow Waldorf School. She earned a Master’s degree in Decorative Art History from F.I.T. and spent years working in a historical museum and as a professional decorator and restorer of old houses, boats, and antique furniture. Her highly trained aesthetic sense is frequently applied to assist her clients’ in presenting their houses in the best possible light. Maiken is also a certified Waldorf teacher who relies on her teaching skills in working with both buyers and sellers to assess their needs and desires, help them understand today’s market, and inform them on how to best take advantage of current conditions. Clients comment that Maiken not only really listens to them but also they appreciate her frankness and know they can rely on her for honest guidance. She is fundamentally fair and her strong negotiating skills leave clients confident they have secured the best possible deal. While Maiken has been the top -producing agent at Weld for years she also enjoys supporting newer agents and helping them hone their skills. To put Maiken’s skills to work for you.