Jennifer Swerdlick

Restaurant Equipment Paradise Inc.

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465 Park Ave.,
East Hartford, Connecticut 6108 (View Map)

About the Company

When you are in need to BUY, SELL or AUCTION property or business, Jennifer Swerdlick is the best choice in CT because of her 25 yrs of experience owning businesses, buying properties and selling real estate. Her specialized knowledge of Restaurants gives her the expertise to value the assets and sell timely in the manner you choose.
Jennifer Swerdlick is co-owner of Restaurant Equipment Paradise Inc. and VIce President Paradise buys used, sells new & used and designs restaurants all over CT & New England. It can accommodate National Restaurant Projects. Restaurant Equipment Paradise is celebrating 20 years and proud to have a reliable Team of 22 to uphold reputation and continue to grow as well as improve.

Jennifer Swerdlick also works with Fine and Company which is a full service national real estate auction and advisory services company. She is head of Business Development in CT. Michael A. Fine is Broker and Head of the corporate office in Deerfield, IL. Fine and Company is strategically positioned across the USA in various markets. Whether it is a college campus, boy scout camp, coal mine, retail building or a mansion in the mountains, he and his team can custom market an advertising plan to achieve the property's market value. This is how they move a property to a non distressed category. The auction method is an acceleration of the sale in the timeframe the seller decides to make.

Broker Biography

Jennifer Swerdlick (860) 280-8610


Since 1999, Jennifer Swerdlick has been buying and selling restaurant equipment, businesses and property. Otherwise known as Paradise Jen, she began auctioning restaurants in 2006. After over 300 Paradise Auctions, she can claim to be a specialist on valuing restaurants assets. Choose Jennifer Swerdlick for all your endeavors in making the right decision when buying, selling or creating a new restaurant. When you are thinking of retirement, plan ahead with Jen.

Services Provided

Jennifer Swerdlick -- Real Estate Auctioneer
(Conducts Live Auctions of Assets or Auctions for Business & Property
Restaurant Equipment Valuations for Selling or Buying -- unbiased court case valuations - expert witness service
Consultation Restaurant Design Services

Fine and Company offers Nationwide Services:
Live Auctions with webcast, simulcast or hybrid sealed bid auctions, and on-line auctions. Real Estate Brokerage : Traditional brokerage services with an accelerated approach through intense property specific marketing techniques and superior negotiation skills.

Areas Served

  • Hartford, CT
  • Fairfield, CT
  • New Haven, CT
  • Worcester, MA
  • New York, NY
  • Hampden, MA
  • Worcester, MA
  • Franklin, MA
  • Litchfield, CT
  • Tolland, CT
  • Professional Affiliations

    Bachelor's of Business - Central State Univesity
    Draper Auction Academy - Licensed Mass Auctioneer
    Massachussetts Auctioneers Association
    National Auctioneers Association
    CT Realtor licensed agent, NAR
    Bridgeport Board of Realtors

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    Ken Swerdlick

    Since 1999, Jennifer Swerdlick has been buying and selling restaurant equipment, businesses and property. Otherwise known as Paradise Jen, she began auctioning restaurants in 2006. After over 300 Paradise Auctions, she can claim to be a specialist on valuing restaurants assets. Choose Jennifer Swerdlick for all your endeavors in making the right decision when buying, selling or creating a new restaurant. When you are thinking of retirement, plan ahead with Jen.

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