The John Barry Team

John Barry has been in the real estate business for 35 years. As a 3rd generation Realtor, John has been in the industry for long enough to see tremendous shifts in the real estate market. This experience allows John to bring a knowledgeable and honest perspective to prospective clients.

John built his trusted team with the customer always in mind. The John Barry Team prides itself on being customer oriented and always available to answer any questions or concerns our clients have. As a smaller team we have established an inviting and comfortable work atmosphere that allows everyone to work together to make sure our clients receive the best service possible. It is important to us that our clients also feel comfortable so that they know they can reach out with questions any time; you aren't just a client, you are family when you work with us! We also have an excellent support staff who provide exceptional customer service to our clients, ensuring that all their needs are taken care of.

How we can help you:
Passionate. We believe that our relationships with our clients matter. We want you to feel looked after and safe to put your trust in our knowledge.

Connected. We connect people to their communities. We want you to feel like you are buying not just a home to live in but a community you feel part of.

Effective. We set a high standard for ourselves and wish to exceed client expectations.

What we do:
Guide our clients through what can be a stressful and emotional time in their lives to help keep the transition as smooth as possible.

Keep clients and agents informed so they are ready for action to alleviate stress and make the buying/selling process as simple as possible.

Build community by staying in touch with our clients to ensure that everything has gone or is going smoothly, even months or years after you have bought or sold your home.

Our team has exceptional knowledge of the Quinte West, Trenton, Belleville, Brighton and surrounding areas. We have been in the Top 3 Teams in Ontario Atlantic Canada Region with unit sales in a population under 50,000 for 4 consecutive years. John is also honored to be in the Diamond Club for several years, adding our team rank amongst the highest producers.

Whether you are looking to buy or sell your home our goal is to provide our clients with a personal and reliable service. 


About our team members


John Barry (Broker of Record/Team Leader)

John's grandfather started in real estate in 1947 and his father retired after 55 years in the business. John was licenced in 1987 and has lived in the Quinte area his entire life.

Some of John's career awards include the RE/MAX Lifetime Achievement award, the RE/MAX Hall of Fame award and the RE/MAX Circle of Legends. He is also a Diamond Club award winner for several years.

When John isn't working you can find him out cycling or spending time with his wife and family.

Cathy Pryor (Sales Representative)

Cathy Pryor is a Sales Representative with the Team, at RE/MAX Quinte John Barry Realty Ltd., Brokerage. Born and raised in Toronto, she relocated to the Quinte area in 1989 to open a Transport terminal in Belleville, hiring 31 staff and drivers. After working in the Transportation Industry for 29 years, she made the transition to the Real Estate Industry in 2011 serving clients in Belleville, Trenton, Brighton, Picton, Wellington, Marmora, Madoc & Tweed areas.

Buying or selling a home can be a stressful time.  Having more than a decade of experience, Cathy makes every transaction for her  Buyers and Sellers as seamless as can be, ensuring the process is as exciting and enjoyable as possible.  Her sound advice, diligence, and in-depth market knowledge, make her the “right REALTOR®” for you!

Registered with Brookfield Global Relocation Services, she is knowledgeable with house hunting trips and assisting Military Personnel with their Real Estate needs.

Cathy also has access to the Cross Canada Referral network of like-minded Top Producing Real Estate Sales Representatives that she can connect you with wherever your next move takes you.

Louise Sandercock (Sales Represtative)

Hospitality, customer service, knowledge and experience... These are the stepping stones of what Louise brings to the table. Working in the Quinte area for 50 plus years, Louise has lived here her entire life. Louise has ten+ years of experience in senior housing, supporting her clients to transition into the right size homes.

With 4 adult children raising their own families here in Quinte, Louise understands what is important to young families as well as how important it is to support multi generations and core values. Being a Kiwanian since 2012 has taught Louise how important and rewarding it is to support the community.

When these foundations are important to you, give her a call to get started finding the right size home for you.

Mike Wood (Sales Representative)

Mike is the newest of our sales representatives, joining us in 2021, however he has had a big impact in a short period of time. Mike has been working in the industry for nearly 20 years and we are excited to have him on our team. Mike specializes in condos, military, new construction and rentals.

Pauline Pilcher (Executive Assistant)

Pauline is John's executive assistant and has been working with him for the last 15 years. She is known in the office as Queen Pauline and if we have a question we know she probably has the answer. 


Hayley Van Tienen (Marketing Assistant)

Hayley is John's marketing assistant and joined the team in 2022. She has experience in real estate as a mortgage agent and is excited to learn more about the industry in this role.