AGENTS

Meet Our Agents


Richard DePodesta
C: (203) 415-5050
O: (203) 772-8636 X101

Richard DePodesta, owner/broker of DePodesta Real Estate Company, has been involved in the real estate profession for over three decades. He is a past president of the Greater New Haven Board of Realtors, a federally certified residential and commercial appraiser, and a state approved instructor for Real Estate Principles and Practices and Continuous Education.

Rich is a founding member of Realty Group 2000, an organization that consists of many independently owned real estate agencies that pool their resources but allow each company to maintain their individuality.

For knowledgeable, personalized service, contact Rich for all your real estate needs.

Specialties

Residential
Commercial
Rental
Lots & Lands
Time Share
Office
Investment Properties
REO
Short Sales
Distressed Properties

Languages

English

Gilda Audi
C: (203) 824-4968
O: (203) 772-8636 X139

Gina has been working for DePodesta Real Estate for the past 9 years. She chose DePodesta Real Estate because of the family atmosphere, and she finds Rich DePodesta very supportive and helpful in every way.

She was born in Italy and has been living in the New Haven area since 1974. She speaks fluent Italian and can communicate with Italian-speaking clients. Helping people find their dream homes is very rewarding and one of the reasons Gina has joined this field.

She has received “Rookie of the Year” Award (2003) and the “Million Dollar Award” (2006) from Realty Group 2000. Gina specializes in residential and commercial real estate in the New Haven County and is looking forward to working with you.

Specialties

Residential
Commercial
Rental
Lots & Lands
Time Share
Office
Investment Properties
REO
Short Sales
Distressed Properties

Languages

English

Kristy Agli
C: (203) 671-1625
O: (203) 772-8636 X148

Kristy was born and raised in Hamden, CT. She is currently living in the Spring Glen area with her husband and two daughters. After working at DePodesta Real Estate for 7 years as an administrative assistant, she decided to take the next step.

Her enthusiasm and knowledge of real estate were the reasons she decided to become a realtor.

Before working at DePodesta Real Estate, Kristy worked at Arden House in Hamden as a Recreation Director for 8 years, where she enjoyed working with people and adding to their quality of life. She is very patient, caring and enjoys what she does.

If you or any of your friends should need professional real estate service, Kristy may be reached at (203) 772-8636 X148.

Specialties

Residential Commercial
Rental
Lots & Lands
Time Share
Office
Investment Properties
REO
Short Sales
Distressed Properties

Languages

English

Lucy LaCava
O: (203) 772-8636 X154

Lucy LaCava has been a licensed real estate agent for over 25 years. Her retirement from Yale New Haven Hospital as a Registered Nurse in 2008 has allowed her time to concentrate on real estate. She joined DePodesta Real Estate because she was genuinely impressed with the expertise and team spirit that emanates under the leadership of Rich DePodesta.

During her career as an RN, Lucy has served on various boards of nursing organizations such as Connecticut Nurses Association and Sigma Theta Tau, the National Honorary Nursing Society. A graduate of UCONN School of Nursing, Lucy LaCava received her MA from Fairfield University, as well as a Certificate of Graduation from The Institute of Healing Arts and Science for in-depth study of spiritual healing and energy work.

Lucy has lived in Spring Glen in Hamden for over 25 years. Her passion and appreciation of nature led her to become a Master Gardener in 2008, and she is a member of the Connecticut Master Gardener Association and the Woodbridge Garden Club. Her other hobbies and interests include playing bridge and playing the piano.

Lucy LaCava is an advocate for healthy lifestyles and being the best we can be! Her positive outlook on life is apparent to anyone who is blessed to deal with her. She is very sensitive to the challenges of the time schedules of working people and will do all she can to accommodate their needs. She welcomes the privilege to work with prospective buyers and sellers. To contact Lucy LaCava, call her at DePodesta Real Estate, (203) 772-8636 X154.

Specialty

Residential

Languages

English

Susan Mendillo


C: (203) 915-1932

O: (203) 772-8636 X157

Specialties

Residential
Commercial
Rental
Lots & Lands
Time Share
Office
Investment Properties
REO
Short Sales
Distressed Properties

Languages

English

Kelsey Oddo
C: (203) 848-9156
O: (203) 772-8636 X155

Kelsey Scanlon Oddo is a UConn graduate with a B.A. in sociology and gerontology. As Director of Social Services and Admissions for the Curtis Home, her compassion and patience know no bounds.

Her incredible interpersonal skills make it easy to help people realize their needs when buying their homes.

A good choice for the first-time buyer or for the retiree looking to downsize, Kelsey was born with real estate in her blood. She’s part of the “Scanlon Clan Team,” and both her parents have been involved in real estate for many decades.

Her enthusiasm is contagious; let her help you to buy the home of your dreams!

Specialties
Residential
Commercial
Rental
Lots & Lands
Time Share
Office
Investment Properties
REO
Short Sales
Distressed Properties
Languages
English

Linda Scanlon


C: (203) 772-8636
H: (203) 772-8636

Linda Scanlon has been an integral part of DePodesta Real Estate for 2.5 decades. What brought her here was the purchase of her own home; what keeps her here are the unique dynamics of DePodesta Real Estate.

Linda Scanlon has lived in Hamden for the past 30 years and resides and partners with her husband, Tim. Together with their daughter, Kelsey Scanlon Oddo, they make up the Scanlon Clan Team.

Her most rewarding moments have been raising her two daughters and spending time with her grandchildren, but selling real estate is her other passion. As a top agent and yearly recipient of the Multi-Million Dollar Award, Linda has a fresh approach to matching people to their perfect homes. Working with the public for most of her life, Linda has learned to listen to the needs of her clients.

As director of the Spring Glen Afterschool Program and recipient of Hamden Very Important Award, Linda recognized the importance of all children. Working with Habitat For Humanity gave Linda a clearer understanding of a home’s importance to a family.

Her keen insight regarding her clients’ needs has consistently earned Linda Scanlon a top agent designation.

For a rewarding and enjoyable real estate experience, call Linda Scanlon at (203) 772-8636 X126.

Specialties

Residential
Commercial
Rental
Lots & Lands
Time Share
Office
Investment Properties
REO
Short Sales
Distressed Properties

Languages

English

Timothy Scanlon


O: (203) 772-8636 X145

Tim Scanlon was raised in Fair Haven and moved to Hamden 48 years ago, where he presently resides with his wife and real estate partner, Linda Scanlon. With a bachelor’s degree in financial accounting from the University of New Haven, Tim has a keen sense of real estate market conditions. A captain in the New Haven Fire Department, his patience and willingness to help his clients are second nature to him. As a former Secretary/Treasurer of IAFF Local 825, his negotiating skills are second to none. With a common-sense approach to real estate and as part of the “Scanlon Clan Team” along with his wife Linda and daughter Kelsey Scanlon Oddo, Tim will help you to satisfy your real estate needs.


Specialties

Residential
Commercial
Rental
Lots & Lands
Time Share
Office
Investment Properties
REO
Short Sales
Distressed Properties

Languages

English

Ronald DeGennaro
C: (860) 301-6818
O: (203) 772-8636 X131

Specialties

Residential
Commercial
Rental
Lots & Lands
Time Share
Office
Investment Properties
REO
Short Sales
Distressed Properties

Languages

English

Anthony DePodesta
C: (203) 430-2422
O: (203) 772-8636 X125

Tony was raised in New Haven, CT and moved to Hamden 52 years ago. He received a degree in computer science from Quinnipiac University. Tony was a part-time agent for DePodesta Real Estate for 20 years until he retired from AT&T and is now a full-time agent. Tony is ready and able to help you satisfy all your real estate needs.

Specialties
Residential
Commercial
Rental
Lots & Lands
Time Share
Office
Investment Properties
REO
Short Sales
Distressed Properties
Service Areas
Hamden, CT
Languages
English

Jane Boyne
C: (203) 214-2695
O: (203) 772-8636 X156

Specialties

Residential Commercial
Rental
Lots & Lands
Time Share
Office
Investment Properties
REO
Short Sales
Distressed Properties

Languages

English

Brian DePodesta
C: (203) 988-3126
O: (203) 772-8636 X128

Brian was born, raised, and still resides in Hamden. He has been selling real estate for over 20 years. Being the son of DePodesta Real Estate broker Richard, real estate has been instilled in Brian for more than three decades. Brian graduated from Syracuse University with a bachelor’s degree in finance. He is currently a physical education teacher. He uses his business background and personable skills to go above and beyond his clients’ expectations. He has achieved sales of over $1 million in a year 9 times and was a Connecticut Magazine Five Star Real Estate Agent selection in 2011 and 2012. If you are looking to buy or sell your home, please call Brian DePodesta at (203) 772-8636 X128.

Lynda Cusano
C: (203) 506-7325

O: (203) 772-8636 X129

Specialties

Residential
Commercial
Rental
Lots & Lands
Time Share
Office
Investment Properties
REO
Short Sales
Distressed Properties

Languages

English