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Maria Puleo

Sales Agent | REALTOR®

A little about me...

Professional Association:

An active licensed Real Estate Agent since 2021, Maria sells residential homes from Boston to Cape Cod. Sheis a member of the South Shore Realtors Association, the MA Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors, and the Multiple Listing Service.


After a rewarding twenty-year career as an Oncology Nurse, Maria is fulfilling another passion for the housing industry as a real estate agent and remodeling consultant. Her combination of experience offers a unique, however relatable perspective of life, family and the home. She is genuine, trustworthy, and an excellent communicator with exceptional attention to detail, perfectly suited for the Real Estate Industry. Refreshingly honest and transparent, her human touch is applied to every aspect of the real estate business. Past clients share they felt trusted, heard and were confident Maria provided all of the necessary information to make informed decisions about their real estate needs.

In addition to her nursing experience, Maria co-founded Leaf & Stone, an eco-friendly consultant company that adds a valuable perspective to the home building, selling and buying experience. The industry knowledge she gained from this business allows her to give clients invaluable insights.

Maria has established many local connections throughout her career and community involvement. She is passionate about South Shore communities and all they have to offer. Her commitment, combination of skills, and experiences make her a top choice for anyone looking to buy or sell a home. Maria’s drive for each client will ensure the best outcome, making her a valuable partner, while navigating through the multiple steps in a real estate transaction. Maria finds it both exciting and fulfilling to be able to guide her clients successfully.  

Maria specializes in Luxury Properties, New Construction, Waterfront Homes, Downsizers, 1st Time Homebuyers, Investment Properties, Consultant to Remodels and New Construction, Referral Agent.

Community Involvement:

Maria is a volunteer for Saint Paul’s School and her neighborhood association. She loves exploring beautiful South Shore beaches and parks and cheering on her children in their activities. Maria loves spending time with family and friends and supports Hingham Youth Hockey, Jack’s Drive 55, Saint Paul’s School and Parish, Bradley Woods Association of Hingham, Hingham Education Fund.


Growing up in Southern New Jersey, Maria developed a love for coastal living. After experiencing city life in Boston, she desired to live on the coast. Now residing on the South Shore for much of her adult life, she is grateful to raise her family in Hingham with her husband, two children and their Bernedoodle.

Maria earned a Bachelor's degree in nursing with a focus of psychology from the University of Massachusetts - Amherst.


  • Assistant Basketball Coach for Saint Paul's School

  • Awarded Partners in Excellence for individualized patient care. 

  • Nominated for Boston Globe, Salute to Nurses. 

  • Atlantic City Marathon, Walt Disney Marathon, Sprint Triathlons

  • Chair and Co-Chair of Neighborhood Association Event

Client Success


"We would give Michelle 10 stars if it was an option. From start to finish Michelle is a pleasure to work with. Results driven, detail oriented and ALWAYS responsive to her clients. Whether on the buying or selling side we would highly recommend Michelle Lanard Real Estate! Samantha and Chris Kerger"
"Maryann Zaccardi was very professional, caring and helpful. She always had time to answer my many questions. She was always willing to contact people for me, knowing how busy I was preparing to move. She always seemed to come up with a solution when a problem arose. Maryann helped ease the whole process of moving. I would highly recommend her to anyone who is thinking about listing their house."
"Michelle and her team were fantastic as we navigated a relocation back to the South Shore from the Midwest - super knowledgeable about the local area and true professionals in every way."
"Jessica Flynn of Michelle Larnard Real Estate was my agent for my recent home purchase and I recommend her without reservation. Jess has a tremendous knowledge of the market and demonstrated great savvy in getting me the best deal possible. Just as important, she steered me away from some deals that would not have been advantageous. Jess is energetic, enthusiastic and committed to her clients. ARead MoreRead Less
"I trust Michelle and that was important for me in this process. Buying real estate is such a big step and she took care of many details that helped me complete the transaction stress-free. I highly recommend Michelle and Michelle Larnard Real Estate Group!"
"Michelle and her team are experience top notch professionals, responsive to any questions and overall provide a seamless experience from open house to closing day. I would recommend the Larnard team to buyers or sellers without hesitation."
"I can't imagine a realtor more committed and responsive than Jessica Flynn of Michelle Larnard Real Estate. She was incredibly patient with me while I sought the "perfect home", and her guidance was stellar. Jessica predicted all of my needs prior to me sharing them with her. The property into which I've moved needed some construction, and she took the lead in setting that up. Overall, I was more Read MoreRead Less
"Excellent Service & Responsiveness!"