1st Heritage Realty

5501 N Swan Road #231

Tucson Native Melissa Marie Duarte is a full-time Real Estate Agent in Arizona. Her vivacious presence, ability to defuse stressful situations with a smile and her love for Tucson make her a valued industry professional. Melissa was born and raised in Tucson and loves living close to her large family. She attended Salpointe Catholic High School and the University of Arizona. She lives in central Tucson, but also loves downtown and the foothills communities.

Melissa’s dedication to providing excellent customer service began early on in her life when she began working for The Walt Disney Company at Disneyland, Disney World, and Disney Cruise Line. After getting married in 2003, she began working in the airline industry for American West, US Airways, and finally, American. Melissa loves to travel with her family. She and her husband, Gabe, have been to Rome, Paris, London, Vancouver, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Cabo San Lucas, Cancun, and all over the US. Together, they have three sons, Gabriel 9, Aaron 8, and Matthew 5.

Melissa’s passion for helping people combined with her love for learning current market inventory and trends make her an informed and enthusiastic real estate professional. If you’re looking to buy or sell and want to have fun doing it, we encourage you to work with Melissa.