Mar Jennings

President/Executive Sales Director

Proven Success Set the Path for Launch of

MAR JENNINGS Team at Higgings Real Estate

America’s Top Lifestyle Expert has a license to sell

Since beginning his real estate career, Mar Jennings has continually succeeded in MARketing and selling homes with consistent style and speed. It was inevitable that in 2019, Mar launched MAR JENNINGS TEAM at Higgings Group Real Estate.

Big enough to deliver, small enough to care. ®

Mar Jennings is an Emmy® nominated television show host, entrepreneur, philanthropist and influencer. He is the bestselling author of two books, and is known as America’s top lifestyle expert. Millions of people rely on Mar Jennings as a source of useful “how-to” information for all aspects of everyday living—décor, gardening, home renovation, real estate and healthy living. Currently, the Mar Jennings brand reaches approximately one million consumers each month across all media platforms.

Why list with MAR? The 4 Cornerstones of Success:

1 Home-Grown and Home Savvy:
Growing up in Westport, CT, and building his brand from his Westport home, Mar’s intimate knowledge of Fairfield County—one of the most affluent parts of the country—gives him a professional edge. Through decades of participation in good-will events and promotions, he is organically connected to the community, the right contacts and the right resources in the local and national markets.

2 Uncovers Hidden Potential:
As America’s Top Lifestyle Expert (and author of the best-selling interior décor guide LIFE ON MAR’S: Creating Casual Luxury), Mar lends his incredible skills and instinct to the real estate process in a unique way. He and his Casual Luxury brand have been featured in numerous national media, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Page Six, The Today Show, Better Show and various podcasts. With over one million followers on social media, Mar helps set lifestyle trends—while keeping a pulse on emerging needs. The result: a truly one-of-a-kind, invaluable extra benefit. His ability to visualize, both indoors and out, whether during a walk-through of a home or prepping for an open house, will inspire clients to leverage their home’s potential like never before.

3 Financial Background means he knows Dollars and Sense:
Mar also has a great working knowledge of home finance. After winning gold medals in US figure skating, he pursued a career in banking, quickly making a name for himself, and ultimately becoming a Senior Vice President for a global financial institution with direct overall management responsibility for the entire state of Connecticut. Eventually, Mar decided to combine his corporate and creative passions, and while his career as an author and lifestyle expert rapidly grew, he has maintained extensive client relationships in each of his ventures by being available, both personally and professionally within the community.

4 Results-Oriented and Client-Focused:
Mar achieves success by focusing on results. His hands-on approach and self-motivation skills result in a relevant, unique marketing initiatives. He has deep experience in negotiation, sales management, lead generation, and developing teams and departments. His outstanding people and networking skills, along with local and national media connections make Mar a lifestyle brand you trust.


MAR JENNINGS Real Estate Consultation Fee


100% of Mar Jennings Real Estate listings get an offer within 90 days.*

*Transactions from 2020

Why does Mar Jennings charge a consultation fee?

Due to Mar’s commitments to his existing clients, current contractual commitments, and high media profile, a $1,500 consultation fee is required (one thousand five hundred dollars) to schedule Mar to visit the property and offer his professional services, insights, resources and best practices for selling your home.**


This is a two-hour appointment available for clients interested in learning the best practices for selling their home. In this consultation, Mar will personally walk the entire home and property, providing both ideas and resources for preparing the client’s home for the highest sales price/return. During this consultation, Mar will extend his financial & sales knowledge assessing the current market, offering the best ways to price the client’s home for the highest return on investment.


Two hours with Mar at your home. This fee is fully refundable upon execution of a Real Estate Listing Contract within one year of the appointment.

Client may choose to hire another Realtor®, in which case the consultation fee will not be refunded. In the event the client hires another Realtor® then subsequently hires Mar Jennings, a second consultation fee will be waived, however the initial consultation fee will not be refunded.

**This fee only applies to appointments with Mar Jennings personally, not with any of the hand-selected Mar Jennings Real Estate Lifestyle Realtors.


The Grand

25 Westfair Drive Westport, CT 06880 $2,497,000.00

Marefield Farm

94 Orchard Lane, Easton CT 06612 $1,037,000.00

Storybrook Cottage

7 Short Street, Westport, CT 06880 $1000,000.


156 West Norwalk Road, Norwalk, CT 06850 $727,000.

Stone Field

21 Deer Run Trail, Weston, CT 06883 $879,000.

Team Members

Mar Jennings

President/Executive Sales Director

Mar Jennings is an Emmy nominated TV host, best-selling home and garden author, and former banking SVP. He exclusively partners with Higgins Group Private Brokerage to bring a new-found approach to the business.

Scott Rochlin

Lifestyle Realtor/Contractor

Scott Rochlin is a trusted part of Westport life. His company, Scott Rochlin General Contractors, has been operating successfully for over 30 years and is known for its high standards and success with both residential and commercial projects throughout Fairfield County.

Tracy Chevrier

Lifestyle Realtor

Tracy Chevrier is an Emmy® Award winning lifestyle TV producer, and Westport based lifestyle realtor. She created an innovative, first-of-its-kind video program for the Higgins Real Estate Group, which helped not only sell homes but the lifestyle in Fairfield County.

Shauna Gleason

Lifestyle Realtor

Shauna Gleason has won multiple industry awards, been recognized as a Multimillion Dollar Producer and is consistently one of Valley Magazine’s Five-Star Professional Real Estate Agents from 2015-2018.

Jane Yeager

Lifestyle Artist

Our exclusive in-house artist, Jane Yeager, will create eye-catching, one-of-a-kind illustrations for all our properties and projects. This is yet another way Mar Jennings Real Estate is set apart from the pack.

Paul Darcy Mitchell

Copy Editor/Writer

Paul Mitchell is driven by his passion for clearly communicating ideas and concepts to audiences, whether in person, on screen, or in print.

Dean Keefer

Lifestyle Realtor/Photographer

Dean Keefer joins Mar Jennings Real Estate as a Lifestyle Realtor dedicated to Connecticut, New York and Palm Springs, California.  

Mary Alice Graham

Lifestyle Realtor/VP Training & Development

Mary Alice brings global appeal to the world of Real Estate in a relevant and dynamic manner.