John Restrepo

Meet Our Team

Because we all know…

                                  “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” 

                                                                                                                                                                         ― Aristotle

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“Simple Honest Real Estate. It is the Heart of What We Do. This is my mantra, and I am proud to introduce my team. I  am also proud that all of us on the team honor and live with this ethos”

~John Restrepo~

David Restrepo
Licensed Real Estate Agent

With exceptional tenacity and follow-through, David Restrepo brings skillful negotiation, professionalism, and heart to every transaction. Dave understands that buying and selling real estate can be an emotional process. He is there to provide expert guidance with calm, thoughtful and sound reasoning to lead his clients through an often multidimensional process. Furthermore, Dave is capable of distilling a complicated process and situation to its simplest terms, enabling his clients to make an informed and clear choice. His services are always tailored to each client’s individual needs as he views each transaction as a unique and special connection. Because of his business insight and depth of real estate knowledge, Dave has achieved phenomenal success and is consistently one of the top producers in the area.


Catherine Rivera

Catherine Rivera
Licensed Real Estate Agent

Catherine M. Rivera, born and raised in Brooklyn NY started her career in the financial industry. Initially working in a small savings bank in Brooklyn she soon after moved on to the world of high finance on Wall Street in Manhattan. It wasn’t long before Catherine was back in Brooklyn working toward her true calling, people and Real Estate.  Making the move back to Brooklyn and managing a successful Real Estate office for one of the top Brokers in Brooklyn made for an easy transition to a Real Estate Agent. After becoming a fulltime Real Estate Agent and starting a family there was one more move to make.

Catherine joined John Restrepo, Broker, and owner of Arbo Realty, to work with one of the most knowledgeable, successful, honest, supportive and genuine person that anyone could have the pleasure to know. Making the move to Long Island and working under the mentorship of John and the other experienced agents in the office was the beginning of a successful and rewarding career. Catherine has accumulated a realm of experience that creates a perfect fit to manage the many details that need to be covered from contract to closing. Catherine’s professionalism and reliability extend far beyond the final walk-through and closing.  Time and time again she has successfully and effortlessly managed to bring together the ideal house to the perfect people.

Clients and customers alike appreciate Catherine’s sense of humor, which adds a light touch to an often trying endeavor. With over twenty-three years in the financial industry and over 13 years in Real Estate, Catherine possesses a profound knowledge of residential Real Estate making her an asset to anyone she works with.  With Catherine’s pleasant demeanor and passion for people, she gets the job done and always makes a friend for life.


Antoinette Jean-Phillippe Licensed Real Estate Agent 516-983-3535









Antoinette Jean-Philippe is a committed and dedicated Realtor. Antoinette practices real estate because her goal is to represent the best interest of her clients so they can be satisfied. With technology sellers, buyers and investors navigate the field of the Real Estate with an already end result in their minds. As a professional real estate agent she uses her expertise to guide them in the process in order to make the best decision.
Antoinette’s passion for learning helps her updating her marketing strategies and negotiation skills. Now we can virtually stage an empty house. The buyer will already visualize the potential of the subject property before they come to the open house.
Antoinette is a Certified Buyer Representative (CBR), a Certified Probate Real Estate Specialist (CPRES).
Every transaction has to be customized according to the people involving in the transaction, her dedication for serving and her tenacity when communicating with lender, title company, lawyer, appraiser, and other agents will make the transaction go smoothly. She is committed to her clients until the transaction is done successfully.
In addition, Antoinette is a Notary Public in the State of New York, She speaks French and Creole. She loves people. She treats everyone with dignity and respect. After all, real estate is an emotional transaction.



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George Womack
Licensed Real Estate Agent

My Bio is coming soon!