Deborah Hitz

Deborah Hitz


Deborah moved to the Hudson Valley from New York City

20 years ago with her husband Christoph and her son Emmett.

After becoming licensed as a real estate salesperson in 2006

she received recognition as “Rookie of the Year” from Ulster County’s

then leading real estate company and the following year

received National Recognition for production.

In 2008 she elevated her relationship

to the business and become an Associate Broker.


She has been an MLS top producer and is an Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR®)

while also holding the National Association of REALTORS® GREEN® designation. 

Deborah and her husband have renovated a farmhouse in Samsonville

and a 100+ year-old home on Marcott Road while deepening their appreciation

for all that Ulster County has to offer, they look forward to sharing

the knowledge that comes from hands-on experience with clients.

After becoming an Independent Broker in 2013, Deborah opened the

Habitat Real Estate Group office on Main Street in Stone Ridge

in 2015 and has been coordinating sales and operations

while keeping an eye on market conditions

in order to better assist her clients. 


On her days off, Deborah likes to garden and is currently

exploring alternative photographic processes involving

botanical printmaking and natural dyeing techniques.