Allison Bethell

Allison Bethell
Allison Bethell
  • Degree in Business and Sociology from Villanova University 
  • Has been featured by The New York Times, Forbes, Huffington Post, and Realtor Magazine 
  • Allison has written for the Balance since May 2020



Allison is a writer, real estate investor, broker, and consultant. She has over 13 years of real estate experience, including flipping properties, selling houses, property management, luxury condominium development, as well as marketing and recruiting for large real estate brokerages. 

She has been featured by outlets such as Forbes, The New York Times, The Street, and Realtor Magazine. She is passionate about sharing her real estate knowledge by creating engaging content. 

Allison left Philadelphia in 2015 to move to the Sunshine State. She invests in real estate in three states and works as a real estate consultant and a freelance contributor. She has served as a writer and editor at industry-leading publications and startups, including FitSmallBusiness. When she isn’t working, Allison loves to travel and has been to all seven continents. 




Allison has a degree in Sociology and Business from Villanova University.

She is a licensed real estate agent in the state of Florida. 

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About The Balance and Dotdash

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