About Margaret

Margaret Trautmann


Office 1 Buckram Road, Locust Valley, New York, 11560

Cell 516.361.4646

Email margarettrautmann@danielgale.com

Website margarettrautmann.danielgale.com


  • Top Producer 2001, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2013
  • Member of Gold Circle of Excellence since 1999
  • DGSIR Charter Member
  • Overall Company Production Leader 3 rd place 2005, 2012
  • Office Listing Leader 2 nd place 2002, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2017; 3 rd place 2016
  • Office Unit Leader 2 nd Place 2008, 2009, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017
  • Company-Wide Top Tier Masterpiece Listing & Sales Leader 1 st place 2005, 2008, 2011, 2012
  • Wells Fargo Top Producer 1 st place 2006, 2013 and Referrals by Volume 1 st Place 2015
  • 2008 Highest Sales Price in Nassau (co-listed) $17,500,000
  • Office Production Leader 1st Place 2008, 2012. 2 nd Place 2015, 2017. 3 rd Place 2002, 2014


  • Real Estate Professional for 27 years
  • Associate Real Estate Broker
  • Upper Tier Marketing Team, Global Real Estate Advisor
  • Expert in Residential Real Estate in Locust Valley, Matinecock, Lattingtown, Centre Island, Mill Neck, The Brookvilles, Oyster Bay, Oyster Bay Cove, Laurel Hollow, Muttontown, Jericho


  • Associate Real Estate Broker
  • Graduate of Real Estate Institute (GRI Designation)
  • Senior Residential Specialist (SRES)
  • Certified Buyers Representative (CBR)
  • Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)
  • Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE)
  • Certified Realtor Short Sale Program (RSSP)
  • Short Sale and Foreclosure Resources (SFR)


  • AREAA (Asian Real Estate Association of America)
  • Long Island Board of Realtors
  • National Association of Realtors
  • Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate

Margaret is in the top 1% of residential Real Estate Brokers in the North Shore, Gold Coast area. What sets her apart are her keen negotiating and interpersonal skills honed over 26 years as a Real Estate professional and through her successful completion of Herb Cohen’s renowned course “Negotiate This.” She is often interviewed by Newsday for their Real Estate section, and she was the source for “The Rich Buy Differently.” Margaret was quoted in the Sunday New York Times articles “Living in Lattingtown”, and she appeared twice on NBC’s “Open House New York” to introduce her mansion listings, Northwood in Oyster Bay Cove ($18,000,000) and La Selva in Upper Brookville ($16,950,000). Most recently, Margaret appeared on CBS New York’s “Living Large” to showcase the Mediterranean mansion Villa Toscana in Mill Neck, NY ($11,800,000). Other listings that she has marketed are the Woolworth Mansion for $20,000,000 and Sassafras in Old Brookville for $15,000,000. Margaret’s experience and expertise offer buyers and sellers an invaluable resource to help them successfully meet their real estate.

Cell: 516.361.4646

Margaret Trautmann

Associate Real Estate Broker

Cell: 516.361.4646 Email: margarettrautmann@danielgale.com