David Berman is a born and bred New Yorker with a passion for classical guitar and meeting new people. There’s no doubt about it when it comes to customer service David is tops in his class. His high energy, yet laid back, style combined with a truly wicked sense of humor keeps clients coming back for more time after time.
You can count on David to bring enthusiasm to the real estate process, a relentless work ethic and plenty of integrity. With previous professions that entailed work out of doors, he is thoroughly at home showing apartments throughout the canyons of Manhattan. He listens ever-so-carefully to his client’s needs and happily offers his expertise and knowledge on rental apartments on the Upper West Side, Upper East Side, Midtown and Chelsea.
David attended the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore where he received his degree in classical guitar performance. His hobbies include the pure physicality of rock climbing and sheer serenity of yoga.
One might say that Andrea “Annie” Hall is a truly model agent. This TV commercial actress and model made the transition to the world of real estate and Coldwell Banker AC Lawrence with great ease. Today she is totally in her element making each deal smooth and effortless for clients and customers alike.
Annie strives to make everyone feel comfortable through the entire real estate process. She is a hard worker who always goes the extra mile with everything she does. Clients appreciate the fact that she values honesty above all else. And on a purely personal level Annie is extremely empathetic and compassionate putting herself in her client’s shoes deal after deal.
Annie holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Sciences --- Occupational Therapy from James Madison University in Virginia. She’s made her way around the City residing in neighborhoods as diverse as the Upper West Side, Upper East Side and Midtown West.
Leave it to Jeremy Monosson to provide plenty of hard work and dedication in his quest for the perfect home. As an AC Lawrence rental agent he utilizes exceptional communication and listening skills which consistently result in the apartment of his client’s dreams. Jeremy is a bonafide people person whose friendly demeanor makes him a natural in the world of real estate.
Jeremy perfected his substantial people skills with a solid background in the hospitality industry. Today, those skills come in handy with comments from clients like “he is a pleasure to work with.” It’s fitting that Jeremy spends his days traipsing the streets of New York. After all, it’s the sheer excitement of the greatest city in the world that keeps him on the prowl for the best apartments money can rent.
Originally from Syosset, New York, Jeremy was a business major at the University of Hartford.
Clients can count on Dolores O’Gara to go that extra mile. Blessed with outstanding perseverance and exceptional research skills, she knows just how to find the apartment of your dreams. She leaves no stone unturned in the search for the perfect home. Dolores genuinely cares about her clients wants and desires and makes it her mission to uncover everything available in the right price point and neighborhood.
Specializing in apartment rentals on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, Dolores is a fearless cold-caller. Nothing deters her when it comes to obtaining the most recent apartment listings. Whether putting an apartment on the market or finding your home-sweet-home, she gets to the heart of the matter time after time.
Originally from Philadelphia, Delores has lived in Rego Park, Riverdale and on the Upper West Side and now resides in Washington Heights. She is a graduate of BMCC with a degree in Business Administration. When not searching for the perfect home, Dolores volunteers her time for a multitude of causes from New York Cares to One Brick, GMHC and the 9/11 Widow’s Donation Fund for Engine 16, Ladder 7 NYC.
When it comes to knowing the ins and outs of the Big Apple, no one knows the City like the back of their hands quite like Stacey Spanedda. She is a tried and true Manhattanite from her classes at the Chapin School to her days on the Upper East Side. Today she continues her passion for that neighborhood by residing there and sharing her know-how with clients and customers alike.
You can count on Stacey to be trustworthy and hardworking. She takes her work to heart and is seriously dependable. Blessed with a natural curiosity, she is passionate and determined in all she does. Meeting people and working with them remain top of mind for Stacey. She is totally committed to finding one and all the perfect home and does her very best to make sure that each and every client is a satisfied client.
Stacey was formerly a social worker. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Haverford College as well as an MS from Columbia University. She is fluent in Italian and spends her free time capturing the world on film.
Derek Ng prides himself on always being direct with his clients. He gets straight to the pointand makes sure each and every person understands their options along with the pros and cons in every search he undertakes. Derek cites determination, motivation, time management and the ability to comprehend each and every client’s needs as reasons why he is so adept in the world of real estate. By keeping the conversation flowing, Derek knows full-well that everyone benefits.
Derek attributes some capabilities that work well in real estate to hisformer career as an electrical engineer. Foremost among them is his ability to see the big picture while keeping in mind the finer details. Whether as a lighting engineer or as an AC Lawrence rental agent on the Upper East Side and Midtown East, Derek makes it his mantra to be thorough and to cover all bases.
Derek has spent his entire life in New York City. Having grown up on Manhattan’s Lower East Side he currently makes Upper Manhattan home residing in East Harlem.
After twelve years as a top producer in the Real Estate industry, in rentals and sales in two of New York's largest firms, A.C. Lawrence was delighted that Cheryl Greenberg agreed to bring her illustrious skills as a real estate agent to their firm, and she has consistently been the top producing associate broker here ever since.
Progressing into a Career in Real Estate was quite natural for Cheryl after renovating 3 of her own homes. Cheryl brings with her a great deal of business acumen, after serving as Corporate Secretary/Treasurer of an international Engineering Company for many years. She is a financials person, a great negotiator and a board package perfectionist. Her creative talent is also a wonderful attribute, as she can stand in apartments and determine whether they need to be redesigned, and if so, what should be done. She sold three apartments in her own line at 10 Park Avenue, 2 "sight unseen" by showing her own apartment. She is "hands on" and will oversee the sale from start to finish.
Starting the next chapter in her real estate career, Cheryl has created her own real estate team, Team Greenberg. Creativity, Professionalism, Integrity, Consistency, and Knowledge are the driving forces behind her team. Team Greenberg is the KEY to your next move.
There’s no doubt about it. Christopher Tang has had some interesting jobs. Take for instance getting up close and personal with Snoopy in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade or lighting up the evening sky for Macy’s July 4th fireworks show. Today his booming career continues as a real estate rental agent with days spent at Coldwell Banker AC Lawrence.
“Treat your client as you would like to be treated.” Words to live by according to Christopher Tang. He is decidedly down to earth, a personable people person and a really great listener. With Christopher the lines of communication are forever open between agent and client. His approach to real estate is caring and he does his best to offer up a truly enjoyable experience for one and all.
Christopher is a graduate of Brooklyn College with a degree in Business Management and Finance along with a concentration in Management. A born and bred New Yorker nowadays he resides in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn.
With a background in the military Shahid Amin really knows how to get things done. Add that fact to his current enrollment in the NYPD auxiliary division and you can rest assured he’s a bona fide professional. Having mastered the technique of self discipline Shahid offers clients the relentless pursuit of perfect apartment rentals. He never dances around an issue. As a matter of fact, you can count on him for a straight answer and an honest approach to apartment hunting.
But there’s more to Shahid as a rental agent than his military and police ethos. During the course of his real estate career he has consistently been complimented on his strong work ethic, high moral standards and ambition that leaves no stone unturned in the search for a home. And as a relatively recent immigrant to New York, he professes a wholehearted appreciation for its diversity and convenience.
Shahid is originally from Bangladesh and has lived in New York for the past decade. During that period he has spent time in various neighborhoods in Brooklyn. He is currently a student at DeVry College studying Business Administration.
Marcel Gonzalez brings a thorough knowledge of all properties to his clients. Some of his favorite things about New York City are its high energy level, the architecture and that it is multicultural.
Marcel’s clients will appreciate that he is responsible, reliable and will work hard with his clients to find or sell there homes. He listens to the client’s wants and needs and puts product knowledge first. Prepare a detailed marketing plan, specific to each seller, in order to achieve the highest sales price. Assist buyers preparing every board package with the thoroughness, developing a financial profile suitable to obtaining coop board approval. He is determined to find you a great investment, sales, rental or commercial property.
Languages spoken: English, Spanish, German
A life long New Yorker, Margot has lived on the Upper East Side for the past 25 years and has grown to love and appreciate all that the City offers. Specifically, she loves the restaurants, the Met, Central Park, the wonderful markets and the ease of access to everything.
Margot is readily available to help her clients in finding the perfect apartment. She perseveres until she meets her client’s needs and exceeds their expectations. Margot has a unique sense of vision which allows her to help her clients see the full potential in a property.
Aside from her real estate business, Margot owns a company for the past 17 years that provides promotional products to corporations, schools and non profits. Initially a professional negotiator in radio and television from the buying and sales perspective, she is used to working with budgets and time frames. Margot chose real estate because she is a self proclaimed real estate junkie and loves helping people get settled in their new homes.
When not searching for the perfect apartment for her clients, Margot volunteers at the M.S. Society, NY Cares, Habitat for Humanity, Ft. Tryon nursing home, and The Dalton School where her 3 children attend. She is also a disability and animal rights advocate. In her free time Margot enjoys traveling, playing tennis, and photography.
For Coldwell Banker AC Lawrence agent Inga Wszolek real estate is all in the family. Hailing from a family of real estate entrepreneurs she know just what it takes to make a deal in the world of Manhattan rentals, condos and coops. She is no stranger to the business having managed her family’s agency in the heart of Brooklyn.
Inga is dedicated to making each client’s dreams a reality. She is hard working, driven and motivated to do her very best for every customer. On a personal level she is congenial and warm and friendly with a great sense of humor. A true people lover with a genuine ability to listen you can count on Inga for an experience that’s pleasurable and straight forward every time.
Inga was a Political Science and Philosophy major who is currently studying to be an attorney. She was born in Manhattan and raised in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.
You can count on rental agent Judy Forbin for a healthy dose of Manhattan real estate. This former healthcare professional brings with her to AC Lawrence a slew of qualities that make her a standout in the field. She makes it her business to research and share with client’s expert information on the New York City rental market and boasts an up-to-date knowledge of inventory on the Upper East Side, Flatiron, Gramercy and Murray Hill neighborhoods.
With client compliments that run the gamut from friendly to dedicated and ever-so-easy to get along with, Judy knows what it takes to be a successful real estate pro. She is adept at building rapport and trust and when it comes to possessing excellent interpersonal skills she is in her element. Self-motivated in the extreme, you know that you can trust Judy to track down the apartment of your dreams.
Judy is originally from New York where she attended Stony Brook University and NYU. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Biology as well as a Master’s Degree in Health Services Administration and Policy. And when she’s not renting apartments chances are you can find her in the kitchen baking up a storm in her small but thriving cupcake business.
Marilyn Newton was born and raised on Long Island, New York, where her parents managed many of the top fine dining establishments. Being exposed to the hospitality industry from an early age has given her excellent customer service skills, and the ability to always treat people with honesty, respect, and integrity. Marilyn then went to Ithaca College to obtain her Bachelor of Science degree in Health Education. After college, she worked in sales for a European design company, as well as a project manager for a construction company, which is where she developed an interest in real estate.
Over the years, Marilyn has worked at some of the top Title Insurance Companies and has handled thousands of national closing transactions flawlessly. This has given her extensive knowledge of the ins and outs of purchasing and selling homes nationwide. Marilyn knows what it takes to prep her sales and rental clients in this rapid changing real estate market, and provides a sense of calm and relaxation throughout the entire process. She also has sharp eyes for interior design and home decorations – often helping her clients to stage their homes. Marilyn always goes the extra mile to create a win win situation and make deals happen.
While she takes a break from her work, Marilyn uses her passion of music to make custom music playlists that set the atmosphere for different venues. She also enjoys watching movies, going to concerts, enjoying good food, networking, and staying fit and healthy.
Coming from a long line of business owners, real estate agent Mackenzie Piccarreto is solidly in her element at AC Lawrence. She is the very first to admit that she’ll do whatever it takes to satisfy her customers quest for the perfect apartment. Highly self-motivated and driven to do her best, she knows just what it takes to successfully match each client with the apartment of their dreams time after time.
Mackenzie strives to provide her client’s with a much-needed peace of mind, something they all appreciate! Her approach begins by listening ever-so-carefully to their wants and needs. She is extremely honest, articulate and hard working. Her top priority? To eliminate stress and make the process as seamless as is humanly possible.
As a resident Manhattanite, Mackenzie resides downtown in the City’s Financial District. Originally from Rochester, New York, she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from the University of Buffalo. She later went on to complete her MBA in Management at St. John Fisher College.
When you first meet Samantha “Gracia” Lopez-Edwards, you will notice one thing. She leans toward to listen, really listen. She is a people person who gives you 100% of her attention, time and sincere effort to help you find the property you are looking for in New York City.
It’s not surprising to see this graciousness from her. After all, you don’t become a TV-host/ dancer, TV/film actress and restaurant manager in one of the premier Italian restaurants without some personality. The minute you talk to Samantha or “Gracia”, as she is fondly called sometimes for her generosity of spirit, you know she will take care of you.
Having lived in Murray Hill in New York City for more than a decade, Samantha imbibes the energy and diversity of the city. She guides clients about the lifestyle, educational system and over-all environmental benefit of their choices or preference by location or area.
So whether you feel you want to be closer to the Broadway shows (a personal favorite), the best restaurants (she loves to cook and eat), or the park (Central Park where she and husband spend leisure time with their two wirehaired English fox terriers), she can show you around, too.
Samantha knows how to strike a balance--when she needs to keep her distance and when to guide the client to make the best decision, and even when to really push herself to find you that elusive property you have in mind. She has the heart of a champion. She has won a golf tourney with the Filipino American Golfers Association (FAGA), where she sits as board member. She is also an active member of (EWGA-NY Chapter) Executive Women’s Golf Association.
People will like to know that Samantha also has a high referral rate and great listings of the hottest properties in New York, thanks to the solid relationships she has built through the years in the city and her dedication to the job she has grown to love so much. She is always up for a challenge to make your life easier. She is all about being truthful and honest to her new calling.
When it comes to the topic of interior design, most renters have to wait until they’ve moved in to decorate. But for the lucky few working with rental agent Dany Moyal, interior design tips are the order of the day. With a degree in interior design and an unerring flair for utilizing space this is one agent who offers customers a real estate bonus!
Prior to making the move to real estate, Dany ran a successful olive oil import business from Morocco. Her appreciation for architecture and design led her down the real estate path early on. Well-known for her strong work ethic and trustworthy nature, Dany is the embodiment of an outgoing personality and dry wit. With an honest and straightforward approach, she is consistently committed to finding the ideal apartment for each and every client’s needs.
Dany boasts an exotic history. Born in Morocco and raised in France, she has an international perspective on the world. Her multi-cultural persona serves her well when working with customers around the globe. As a 25-year Upper East Side resident, Dany specializes in the neighborhood’s prolific rental buildings and is well-versed in the area’s schools, parks and various institutions.
Since arriving in New York, I have fallen in love with the city, its culture and its people. I profited from excellent education at CUNY Hunter earning a degree in Human Psychology. I have been blessed to receive world class work experience in sales positions, as well as in “Corporate America” with a prestigious internship program offered by Deutsche Bank. I love to learn new things in high energy places; thus, New York is the only place for me.
I want to welcome you to my adopted home, and I want for you to be Happy! That starts out by finding the perfect living situation for you. Call me, and we can begin the process together immediately.
When it comes to securing the perfect apartment for a client, Maya Sug Jeong really nails it. As a real estate agent and with experience from running her own business and with a broad cultural competence, she exhibits an exceptional ability to work with people, to understand their goals, and to meet these in a minimal time . She’s a people person throughout and due to her broad cultural backgroung and foreign language experiences she possesses the listening skills and engaging personality that keeps her clients coming back for more. On top of that, her clients know they can count on Maya as a reliable, responsible and loyal individual 100% of the time - she is always there for you.
Her endearing personality is always an asset for both Maya and the clients she works with. She puts that personality to good use when searching for the perfect apartment be it on the Upper West Side, Upper East Side, in Midtown or elsewhere. She is blessed with a truthful streak and character that sees to it that clients are always informed about every possible detail. And when it comes to working hard on a client’s behalf the clients never get a more dedicated support than from Maya.
Originally from South Korea, Maya has spent the past 13 years in New York. Currently residing in Queens, she attended CUNY with a degree in Liberal Arts and Early Childhood Education. She is a practicing Buddhist who meditates to help realize her inner being and take responsibility for her actions.
Happy, honest and patient with a genuine concern for others, real estate agent Violeta Beqiri knows just what it takes to satisfy the needs of customers and clients alike. She takes pride in her professionalism and garners respect for her abilities to locate the home of her buyer’s dreams.
Violeta holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from Kosovo and an Associate Degree in Banking and Finance from Mercy College. Born in Kosovo today she resides in Manhattan’s Lower East Side. Violeta is multi-lingual speaking English, Albanian and Serb-Croatian.
Raquel Ruiz may have gotten her start in sunny California but today it’s the canyons of New York that she calls home. With a decade’s worth of real estate know-how under her belt she’s the first to admit a true love of the business. Her experience is diverse having both managed and owned property while in on the West Coast. Raquel is well-versed in all Manhattan neighborhoods but considers her Downtown expertise in Soho and the Village to be above par.
Raquel is an honest, straight forward agent. With plenty of integrity and dedication, she always places her clients needs above all else. She has a passion for the world of real estate and that passion sets her apart from the rest. In addition to plenty of salesmanship experience, Raquel is well-informed about the industry as a whole. Having served as a listing manager, office manager, leasing manager and trainer for new recruits she really knows the biz inside out.
Raquel is a California native who has resided in the Big Apple for a dozen years now. She is a graduate of Cal State Hayward with a Bachelors Degree in B.A.
Gaspar Marino has worn many hats. Prior to joining AC Lawrence/Bellmarc he was employed in a host of professions from acting to insurance, travel, retail, makeup artistry, the hotel industry and as a court stenographer. Today he relies on his many experiences to make it in the world of real estate. He knows just how to make the most of his highly professional customer service skills after 20-plus years serving the client.
Gaspar works diligently for his clients and boasts a calm, friendly and supportive manner. As a testament to his impressive people skills, he has garnered many repeat customers throughout the years. In addition to extensive knowledge about the real estate market Gaspar always sees to it that his clients are the recipients of superior service. He maintains an upbeat manner at all times and keeps his “cool” when the heat is on.
Gaspar is a born New Yorker who currently resides in Park Slope, Brooklyn. He is a graduate of Brooklyn College with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Speech and Theater and minors in Psychology and Sociology. He has a passion for the arts and volunteers for many programs through NY Cares and Broadway Cares Equity Fights AIDS.
I have been dealing with the public for several decades in diverse capacities in the contracting, and service industries. I have accumulated great business experience, understands what it's like to work hard, and knows when to take risks to achieve the best result.. I am always available for My clients, and constantly scouring the market for new opportunities. A true NYC real estate sales and rental professional, I bring personal experience to the table having built and renovated homes, purchased and sold commercial and residential land and properties. Though My expertise and knowledge comes success for my clients seeking optimal service and value. My personality, professionalism and honest approach also set me apart as a class-act real estate partner.
Perhaps there’s nothing marathoner and triathlete Sean Devine likes better than a strenuous workout. Nothing, that is, except pounding the Manhattan pavement in search of the perfect apartment. This former attorney is totally at home in his chosen world. Whether it’s practicing law or doing a deal, Sean is in his element. Regardless of the profession he’s chosen, one thing’s for sure, he really likes a challenge!
A confirmed people person, Sean boasts a thorough knowledge of the market and of the Big Apple’s greatest neighborhoods. What else makes Sean such a good agent? First and foremost his listening skills. He pays close attention to what his clients tell him and makes it a point to understand their every want and need. He possesses a strong work ethic, personable demeanor, and enjoys the “hunt” almost as much as his client’s do.
Sean is originally from Staten Island and later resided in Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, and the Upper East Side. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Villanova University and attended Brooklyn Law School for his Juris Doctorate Degree.
With a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Stan Dzhurayev's diverse background is a big part of what makes him a successful Realtor. A focus on the details of his clients wants and needs, attributes to a pleasant and efficient experience. Above all else, he knows the Manhattan Real Estate Market and what it takes to smooth the transition of finding, renting and moving into a new home. Stan is the first to admit that his keen interest in real estate translates to a successful finish, time and again.
Foremost among his strengths are a likeable charismatic personality, the ability to build trust and confidence and a genuine knack for putting people at ease. He thoroughly enjoys the interaction that comes with meeting new people and considers himself to be first and foremost a real “people person.” Add to those qualities a generous dose of honesty and integrity and Stan is a real standout.
On his off time, Stan is a lifelong martial artist, having trained and competed in Muay Thai Kickboxing, Boxing and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Between his career in Real Estate and his hobby as a martial artist, little time is left for leisure, which he spends with family as well as exploring some of the more charming eateries throughout the city.
Jamal James’ ambitions run high. As the first person in his family to attend college he leads by example and always strives for excellence in accomplishing his goals. When it comes to the world of real estate Jamal boasts a long-term interest in Manhattan rental apartments and always makes it his business to find the perfect home for each and every customer he serves. He specializes in rentals in the $2000 to $3500 range on Manhattan’s Upper East Side.
Jamal pries himself on being a hardworking agent. He is trustworthy and knows how to use a customer’s valuable time to produce great results within that time-frame. He takes to heart the belief that with hard work you can aspire to anything. Before entering real estate he was employed as a restaurant manager. Nowadays, he utilizes those people skills to build top-notch relationships and rapport with his customers.
Jamal is in his glory when it comes to banging away on the drums for his church chorus. He also loves playing sports with his niece and nephew and routinely donates to animal charities. His family hails from St. Vincent in the Caribbean and he currently resides in Queens. He attends Queensboro College and is in the process of completing his Associates Degree in Liberal Arts.
Kristin Zdonek really gets around. Originally from Florida, she has lived in Boston, Chicago, Hawaii, Nantucket and New Jersey. Today she call the Big Apple home. Having moved six times in 15 years she knows full well what her clients are going through. With eight years spent in real estate business, Kristin is no novice when it comes to renting and selling apartments. Today she does just that for ACLawrence.
Kristin prides herself on having integrity and being upfront. She’s known for going above and beyond what’s expected of an agent. She does whatever it takes to get the deal done and keep the client satisfied. She is patient, enthusiastic and decidedly dedicated. Kristin is a proactive advocate for her clients and completely committed to finding the home of their dreams. She knows the market well and when in doubt is not afraid to ask.
This native Floridian attended Florida State University. She currently resides in Astoria, Queens. When asked to name her favorite things about New York she doesn’t hesitate. Real estate, food and Broadway top the list. When she’s not showing apartments Kristen can be found sharing her favorite hobby- baking for friends!
Count on real estate agent Billy Briggs to offer up Big Apple know-how to rival his super-friendly Southern hospitality. Originally from Louisville, Kentucky, nowadays Billy makes Manhattan his home sweet home. He brings to the real estate table a plethora of qualifications that run the gamut from sales expertise to a thorough knowledge of all the neighborhoods that comprise New York.
Billy makes New York home because it is the greatest city in the world. He is a great self-motivator and accomplished multi-tasker who provides clients with honest and dedicated service. He takes plenty of pride in his strong visual eye and true love of New York real estate. And perhaps most importantly, he possesses the patience to research, understand and explain all that is available to each and every client at any given moment in the market.
On a personal note, Billy makes it his passion to enjoy tennis, boxing, traveling and meeting new people.
He studied Business Administration at Clark Atlanta University.
Kayla Geiser is a native Brooklynite and grew up in the neighborhood of Bay Ridge. After graduating from Fort Hamilton High School, she attended The Institute of Culinary Education and got her degree in Pastry Arts. She then became a pastry chef and the retail manager of a high-end patisserie in Tribeca for six years where she honed her customer service skills.
She is now excited to be perfecting her skills as a New York City real estate agent. Whether you need to find the perfect apartment within walking distance of a park or the home you always dreamed of in a great school district, Kayla is eager to take on any challenge and deliver results. She understands that like decorating a cake, it's the attention to fine details that will make or break the relationship between client and agent. She takes the time to learn what is really most important in your search and looks forward to helping you find the next place you'll want to call home.
She currently still resides in Brooklyn with her loving family and fiancé.
Brian P. Hourigan is an integral member of the A.C. Lawrence team and has been practicing real estate for over 4 years, in which time he's developed a keen perspective on the unique dynamic that factors such as building type, neighborhood, amenities, value, and market trends play in choosing a new home. He also understands that there are as many diverse reasons for wanting to buy or rent property here as there are opportunities in our great city, and is passionate about using his extensive knowledge of the complicated, highly-competitive New York City real estate landscape to locate and secure the ideal home for his clients.
His commitment goes beyond the closing, though, as he often serves as a liaison and adviser to his clients while they settle into their new community, ensuring a smooth transition for them in all aspects even long after his official duties have ended. Indeed, many of Brian's clients have become friends and rely exclusively on him when they're ready to move again, which is a testament to his professionalism, passion for client advocacy, attention to detail, and helpful, friendly nature.
Brian attended New York University, where he double-majored in History and Politics. In his spare time, he enjoys taking advantage of the vast cultural outlets that NYC has to offer, and loves running and cycling in Central Park. While each neighborhood is exciting and unique, Brian has a special fondness for Greenwich Village, which he calls home.
Stephan Skorecky’s interest in real estate arose from his natural talent and passion for selling, which he developed as the former self-employed President of a fashion company. Highly detail oriented and organized in his approach, Stephan is just as much a personable, dedicated professional with an ability to understand each individual’s unique needs. As a result, he enjoys any compliments and referrals from his very satisfied clients.
A native New Yorker, Stephan holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Baruch College. He has lived in New York his whole life, most recently on the Upper East Side for many years. Stephan specializes in rentals and sales in all Manhattan neighborhoods, and possesses a vast knowledge of what each special living destination offers. His work with clients includes closely assessing their needs then researching areas and apartments that best fit their budget and lifestyle.
When not busy doing deals, Stephan loves relaxing and jogging in New York City’s wonderful parks. He is also a big Jets fan, movie buff and tennis enthusiast.
For Monique Stevens real estate is always in fashion. This former model and actor has been gracing runways since the age of five. Nowadays she spends her time at Coldwell Banker AC Lawrence traipsing through the canyons of New York in search of the perfect apartment. And as a born and raised New Yorker, Monique is in the enviable position of knowing the city and its buildings inside out.
Monique’s approach to real estate is simple – be honest and tell it like it is. She is friendly and personable and works hard to create a comfortable and enjoyable experience for everyone involved. A self-described perfectionist, Monique believes in hard work, determination and motivation. And as a confirmed people person she makes it her MO to charm clients and customers alike.
Monique grew up on Long Island and currently resides in Rockland County. She holds a degree in Business Administration and has majored in Fashion Merchandising and Management.
Alexandru Galiceanu treats each person he works with as if they were the only person in the room. From the moment he meets a client he taps into his extensive knowledge of the real estate market and makes it his goal to meet their expectations with absolute professionalism.
An effective multi-tasker and a "out-of-the box" thinker, he always finds a way to creatively make deals happen He uses the analytic skills, he developed as an IT consultant, to "problem-solve" and find ways to get the best deal for those who engage his service.
His patience and his easy-going attitude immediately puts people at ease, and helps them to feel comfortable sharing the details of their situation and expressing what is most important to them. Whether they’re looking to rent, buy or sell a home or simply looking for advice, he makes himself available and shares his intimate knowledge of the most current industry trends.
Mary Joy works hard at getting to know her clients so that she can provide them with the best deals on top quality apartments that will work with their budget. Originally from the Philippines, she has lived in the City for 12 years. She has resided in Midtown East, Midtown West, and Greenwich Village. She is an NYC enthusiast, and loves everything about it, especially Central Park and the museums.
Mary Joy has excellent people skills, is a great communicator, and is incredibly passionate about her work and life. She is intuitive, very attentive to her client’s needs, has great energy, and is kind and friendly. Customer service and product knowledge are very important to her, and she prides herself on staying up to date with current inventory and market trends.
As a property owner, she understands the importance of staying up to date with market knowledge and effectively communicating that knowledge to clients. She specializes in the Upper East and West sides, along with Midtown East and West, with prices starting at $2000.
She previously worked in the fashion industry in the Philippines for many years, and also has a decade’s worth of experience in the restaurant and hospitality industries. She enjoys tennis and supporting NY sports teams as well as volunteering at UNICEF and A City Harvest. She is a member of the Metropolitan Museum, is a foodie, humanitarian and loves films.
Subicca Khan believes it’s a luxury to go to work every day. With a specialty in luxury rentals and sales, she makes it her mission to find each and every client’s home sweet home. Subicca prides herself on her top-notch listening skills and knows just how to provide a plethora of information on neighborhoods, landmarks, schools and much, much more. Her positive, honest and dedicated approach serves her well for sales and rentals alike.
“I love my work – that’s my fun,” she proclaims. It’s precisely this kind of passion that sets her apart from the crowd. Subicca’s 100% commitment to her clients, along with outstanding personal service,
have earned her quality relationships with buyers, sellers and renters alike as well as a loyal following of repeat and referral customers. Most important of all to her is that her client’s receive the kind of superior service they deserve and close the deal with their needs fully met.
Subicca has an international flair. She holds a degree in Economics and speaks fluent Afghanistan, Pakistani, Indian and, of course, English.
It’s all in the family for AC Lawrence rental agent Hong Yang. Coming from a real estate family in China, she has the passion it takes to do business in the Big Apple. Add to that a finance background and analyst stint and she boasts a strong analytical ability coupled with excellent customer service skills. Hong takes pride in her expertise with numbers, making sure she always finds the best apartment at the most affordable price – all the while her service skills keep customers coming back for more.
When it comes to doing business with Hong the compliments just don’t quit: Energetic, outgoing, easy to talk to and equally easy to get along with. Her perseverance is staggering with an MO that never considers the job finished until that dream home is signed and sealed. She specializes in the Midtown West and Chelsea neighborhoods with a particular emphasis on new architecture that features a plethora of amenities.
Hong hails from Beijing, China. Nowadays she resides in Hell’s Kitchen where she enjoys the diversity of people and cuisines. Hong attended Fairleigh Dickinson University and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance and a Minor in Art. She serves as an active volunteer for New York Cares, believing strongly in service and giving back.
Leave it to Eric Veerapen to intertwine the getting down to business of real estate with the pure fun of it all. Ask what sets him apart from the crowd and he doesn’t skip a beat. He bends over backwards to be a hard worker and people person as well. Trust and knowledge go hand in hand when it comes to renting or buying that home sweet home. Eric boasts a cadre of clients who appreciate his lovable, friendly and outgoing nature -- if he does say so himself!
Eric got his start in Suriname, South America. He grew up in the Bronx under the loving tutelage of a single Mom.
Eva Adam has always loved helping people. It’s a natural calling, which is why she decided to put her energy to the best use of all – helping people find a home. Careful listening, plentiful patience and attentive service are what Eva offers throughout the often stressful real estate process, making clients confident that their outcome will be successful.
She’s been an Upper East Side resident for 2 decades and have a great knowledge of the city and buildings. She studied business at Baruch college. Eva enjoys working all over the city with clients seeking the home that suits them best. She will stick with you every step of the way in the search no matter how many showings it takes, all the while reading your needs and guiding you with her knowledge to ensure the very best match possible.
Prior to entering real estate, Eva honed her interpersonal and managerial skills in finance working for an established financial consulting firm. Her own understanding of the moving process and desire to make it easier for others is what inspired her to work as a Real Estate Agent.
With Eva, honesty and integrity are a given in her work. You can rest assured that she will protect your best interests and follow through to the end. When not busy with her clients, Eva just as much loves exploring the city in her own personal time.
From his days in the corridors of executive search firms to his current time spent searching for the perfect apartment, William Farrell knows what it takes to make a deal. Blessed with an analytical mind and effusive interest in Manhattan’s many neighborhoods, this former attorney turned executive search professional turned real estate agent is at his best exploring the canyons of New York.
William boasts an outgoing personality and a sincere desire to meet and exceed his client’s wants and needs. He listens carefully making sure to hear precisely what they have in mind. And because he is sincerely honest, to boot, he always takes the time to offer up an education on each listings pros and cons.
William was born and raised on the other side of the Hudson in Hoboken and Union City, New Jersey. He currently resides in Long Island City. He holds a BA Degree from Columbia College and a JD from Columbia Law School.
There’s no doubt about it. Bryan Scarpone is a self-described people person. And it’s this trait that makes him such a stellar rental agent. In addition to his people strengths, Bryan brings to the real estate table an enviable mix of honesty, courtesy and listening skills.Specializing in Upper East Side one bedrooms, Bryan is clearly devoted to helping people make their Manhattan dream apartment a reality.
Leave it to Bryan to ensure that his philanthropic endeavors rival his love of real estate. As a dedicated animal and people lover, Bryan routinely splits his free time with good works for New York’s two-legged and four-legged friends. From volunteering his time at a local homeless shelter to doing what he can to improve the lives of New York’s canines he is committed to giving back.
With roots that date back to Boston, MA, Bryan later attended college at Catholic University in Washington, DC majoring in theater and social work. Prior to entering the world of real estate he had a successful career in retail where he honed his people and sales skills. When asked to name a few of his favorite things about the Big Apple, Bryan is quick to point to the MET, architecture and a never ending opportunity to partake in free entertainment!
Born in China, raised in New York’s Lower East Side, Lin Tang is a Manhattanite who brings a multi-cultural perspective to the Big Apple’s real estate market. While the majority of brokers specialize in more conventional neighborhoods, she makes it her business to ferret out the best Lower Manhattan, has to offer. With a background in the food management industry, Lin has extensive experience in sales and customer service that serve her well in the world of real estate.
Lin loves socializing, traveling and meeting new people, skills that prove beneficial when showing apartments and dealing with clients. She is organized, dedicated and has excellent communication skills. Clients routinely comment that when working with Lin she expects even more of herself than they expect of her. Goal-driven and detail-oriented, Lin leaves no stone unturned in the hunt for a home.
This native New Yorker studied Business Management at Queens College. She is anaficionado of all things Manhattan from the fact that it truly is a city that never sleeps to the fine dining that’s available from dawn to dusk.
Deborah Abraham is a rare resource: she is a native New Yorker who uses her diverse background to help people from around the world find new homes, investment properties or commercial locations for their businesses.
Deborah’s attention to detail and professional skills were honed in her early career at New York University producing events (for as many as 14,000 attendees), developing and managing programs including the Clive Davis Program for Recorded Music at Tisch School of the Arts, and working on numerous fundraising initiatives. During those 15 years at NYU, Deborah also devoted time to community outreach, earned her BA in International Studies and pursued her Masters for Public Administration.
While looking for a new home, Deborah discovered a new passion that ignited a new career: Real Estate! Deborah’s diplomacy, ability to listen to others and her ability to bring about the meeting of minds all comes from her years as a producer and fundraiser. Having 8 years now in Real Estate, Deborah is a seasoned Rentals, Sales and Commercial professional. “My goal is to develop long-term relationships with clients so that I may service all of their real estate needs, throughout their lives.”
Away from the office, Deborah enjoys cooking for family and friends, volunteering, traveling to exotic beach locations, dancing to current and old-school beats and exploring the City. "When out with clients, I often find myself pointing out landmarks as well as the best places to hear live music and dine. Not to mention, the best places to shop!"
Deborah, an agent with a "Yes, I can!" attitude, welcomes the opportunity to provide consistent, exceptional, personalized and confidential service to every Rental, Sales or Commercial customer.
“I like working with people. That’s why I chose real estate as my profession,” says Coldwell Banker Bellmarc agent Kateryna Rudnichenko. It’s just that kind of sentiment that draws clients to her. Kateryna takes her job to heart giving attention to each and every deal. She takes pride in providing the very best customer service making sure that her clients are informed and at ease every step of the way.
Kateryna knows New York’s neighborhoods inside out. As a neighborhood expert she is well-versed when it comes to the specific details of the neighborhood. Upon first meeting Kateryna likes to walk the client carefully through the process. She also makes it her business to share a network of attorneys, mortgage lenders and contractors to help pave the way for a successful transaction.
Originally from Russia, Kateryna has been a resident of the Big Apple for seven years now. Travel is her passion but when she’s here she calls Brooklyn home. She possesses two Bachelor’s Degrees, in Business Administration and Political Science.
Antony Bitar strikes just the right chord with his customers. With a previous career as a singer/songwriter, this AC Lawrence rental agent says nowadaysthe world of real estate is music to his ears. Always in search of the perfect place to call home, he strives to hit a high note with satisfied customers up and down the island of Manhattan. Whether you’re in the market for uptown and upscale, or downtown and trendy, Antony’s your man.
Antony’s extensive expertise with the people and places of New York makes him a rental agent who’s really in the know. He feels his strongest personal trait is his ability to connect with customers on a meaningful level right from the very start. Antony likes to combine an honest, straightforward, no-nonsense approach while making for a decidedly enjoyable search. Simply put, fun is always on the menu for Antony’s customers!
Antony hails from Little Falls, NJ. Today, he soaks up the Manhattan ambience by spending days on end on the Lower East Side, East Village, Chelsea and Meatpacking districts. He studiedMusic at Montclair State University where he earned a Bachelors of Music Degree (Magna Cum Laude). He also studied extensively at the New York Real Estate Institute. When it comes to a well-rounded personal life count on Antony to share his love of food and restaurants – he’s a self-proclaimed foodie! – Concerts, operas, Broadway shows and art exhibits.
You can bet that real estate pro Jennifer Chicheportiche has all the right moves. Leave it to this professional dancer to never, ever dance around an apartment search. Blessed with an outgoing personality and a dedicated devotion to the task at hand she knows how to get to the heart of the matter as easy as one, two, three.
Life is an adventure for Jennifer. Whether traveling the world as a ballerina or hunting down the perfect apartment for her clients, she is always open to new adventures. She is determined, driven and ambitious with loads of energy and a much-appreciated sense of humor. She does her homework, knows the market and quite simply loves what she does.
Jennifer trained at the International Ballet Academy in Paris and Rosella Hightower in Cannes. Her dancing career took her the world over with time spent in Brazil, Chile, Israel, Russia, France, Italy, England and Scotland. Today she is fluent in three languages: French, Italian and English and maintains her passion for traveling.
Lisa Tisdale has lived on the Upper East Side for twelve years, and does not plan on leaving anytime soon! Originally from South Carolina, she loves that New York City offers so much and seems to be constantly changing. A homeowner herself, Lisa knows the importance of having a home that is all your own, believing that loving your home is very important to a person’s happiness and success.
Personable and hardworking, Lisa will do whatever she can to find the perfect place for her clients. She believes that a good agent is someone who is fun to work with and is committed to seeing a deal through to its completion.
Before immersing herself into the world of real estate, Lisa worked as an independent market research consultant for media, financial service, and technology industries.
When she’s not busy finding her clients their perfect home, Lisa loves to travel the world and explore every corner of New York City.
No matter which language he says it in Tanveer Khan is a dyed in the wool real estate agent. With five languages under his belt he is most at home with English and his native Punjabi. Add to that Hindi, Urdu and Saraiki and you have an agent who does business with an international flair.
Tanveer’s family involvement in real estate served as the catalyst for his joining Coldwell Banker AC Lawrence. As an agent he’s proud to offer his commitment and passion to the search. His honesty and caring continually shine through along with astute listening skills that clear the way for the hunt.
Tanveer was born in Punjab and currently resides on New York’s Long Island. He holds a Master of Laws Degree in U.S. Legal Studies.
With Real Estate Professional Donna-Beth James at the helm, everyone’s flying high. Leave it to this former airline professional to turn an everyday apartment search into a real life adventure. Always on the prowl for something unique and different she knows precisely what it takes to turn a client’s dreams into reality. She understands the value of customer service and bends over backwards to make sure client satisfaction is the order of the day.
Donna-Beth is a superb listener, doesn’t miss even the smallest detail and is at ease with each and every customer. She knows that what matters most is the relationship between agent and client and she takes the time to nurture them all. She is a hard worker, honest to a fault and is always willing to go that extra mile. You can rely on Donna-Beth to leave no stone unturned in the hunt for the perfect home.
Anna’s hard work and efficiency are apparent from the start, as she works diligently to obtain top results for her clients. Having moved to New York just two years ago, she is no stranger to the process of finding the perfect home. Originally from Moscow, where she worked as an attorney, Anna brings to her clients a refreshing attitude and eagerness to succeed in finding the best deals available in the current market.
Anna’s best assests as a real estate professional include her understanding of the market, work ethic, and social skills. In addition to being a self described “people person”, Anna has a great ability to bring the most up-to date market information to her clients quickly and efficiently. Clients who have worked with Anna are impressed with her professionalism, friendliness, and determined attitude.
Previously Anna worked as a legal attorney in her home city of Moscow, where she honed her skills in problem solving and negotiation. As a current resident of the SoHo neighborhood, Anna enjoys the energy and diversity throughout the city.
As a recent transplant from the South, Chris Joffrion is totally enamored of the Big Apple. This former college professor has studied the ins and outs of New York real estate and has become a tried and true aficionado of the rental market. He is extremely personable, very easy to talk to and makes sure clients feel comfortable and at ease in his presence.
Chris considers himself to be more of a real estate coach than a salesperson, working closely with clients to find the home of their dreams. He has a keen ear and really listens when his clients speak. He values integrity above all else and they appreciate that fact. Chris genuinely puts client’s interests above all else and the results pay off with most returning time after time.
Originally from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Chris received his BA in Communication Studies from Louisiana College and his Masters in Communication Studies from Texas Tech. Despite his southern roots Chris is totally at home in New York and enjoys all the City has to offer.
Gus Waite has earned a consistent spot in the Top 1% of New York residential rental brokers. He is an active member of REBNY’s Rental Committee, a thought leader on bringing transparency to the rental market in Manhattan, and a sought-after speaker and advocate of using social media, video and blogging to better serve New Yorkers looking to rent an apartment.
Gus’ passion for streamlining the rental process means that most of his clients go from interview to application in 24 hours. He has managed some of Manhattan’s largest brokerage offices and is the author of www.yournyagent.com, New York's leading real estate rental blog.
According to Gus, “Every building has some secret that the landlord does not want you to know, and the good news for you is - I know what it is! You have to be in these buildings day after day, year after year to really understand where the deals are. There is always something about any property that you can only learn by being on the ground. I don’t care how much research you do online. Unless you have walked the hallways, talked to the super and bought coffee for the doorman, you can’t know the inside scoop.”
Gus is as passionate about property as he is about his clients. He is also a popular trainer who has passed his knowledge on to a whole new generation of real estate professionals through his enlightening training seminars.
A New York resident since 1979, Gus has seen over 10,000 NY apartments since starting in the real estate business. “My obsession is seeing property and matching clients to their perfect place. I am too busy to waste my time or yours, so I do all the work before you even call me. When I began in real estate, I made a commitment to see at least 10 properties a day, and I have. With a previous life as a stand-up comic, actor, director, serious foodie and movie buff, the tour you get is sure to include a couple of laughs and recommendations you won’t get even from Mr. Zagat himself.”
David Cooper believes it’s not about the sale you are making; it’s about the customer relationship you are building – a relationship built on honesty and trust. David’s real estate career was preceded by many years as a business owner and entrepreneur. His endeavors in business sales and management, and consumer retail sales have made him an expert in every aspect of customer relations and service – which is the core of his success as a real estate professional.
A native New Yorker, David completed his education in city schools and colleges, culminating with a Masters of Business Administration with honors. Having lived and raised a family in Manhattan, he has developed a true appreciation for city life. David understands the challenges of the search, and is committed to finding you a residence that satisfies your individual needs, fits your budget and suits your lifestyle.
Though he mostly finds himself immersed in work, David does find time to work out, enjoy photography, ski, and ride his motorcycle through the streets of New York City. Contact David today and let him help you find the home that’s right for you.
Centered on friendly service, high standards and favorable financial results, licensed real estate salesperson Greg Olson provides professionalism and knowledge when assisting his clients. Where property in New York is concerned, he feels finding the best locale is as important as negotiating a fair deal.
Greg has a profound understanding of New York City, and is eager to tend to his clients' needs, wants and interests. Before joining A.C. Lawrence, he worked as an office administration manager for a real estate firm, fostering his interest in helping people find their perfect home. Greg has an extensive background in customer service with considerable attention to detail. He brings these qualities to his real estate career, ensuring that all clients are well served, and that all properties are marketed properly to achieve the best price possible for both buyers and sellers.
Greg is equally focused on, and committed to the relationships he forms with clients that he hopes will last a lifetime.
Greg’s favorite activities outside of real estate include DJing, digital photography, graphic design, and thoroughly enjoying all that New York City has to offer.
Whether he’s navigating the rental market for a first-time renter or seeing to it that tried and true New Yorkers discover the home of their dreams, Morris Radoszycki is a real stand-out in the world of real estate. Always up to the minute on the latest listings and ready for however much legwork it takes, clients proclaim that he is a real gem!
As a former CEO of a clothing manufacturing concern, Morris held all responsibility for sales, marketing and operations. Today he utilizes those skills to sell the product he loves most – New York. And all the while a constant flow of repeat and referral customers attest to his integrity and professionalism.
His passion for New York’s many neighborhoods coupled with a fascination of building architecture makes Morris a New Yorker through and through. He was born and bred here and graduated from Brooklyn College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting.
Mariana Bekerman entered the world of Real Estate shortly after realizing that her main life goal is to assist people. Fueled by drive, dedication and a spitfire personality, she always aims to please. Passionate about her work and clients, Mariana treats each person with the utmost respect and importance. Using her knowledge of the inventory and market in New York, she will take your needs and living requirements into close consideration and guide you to find your ideal living space.
“I promise to present you with only the top options - YOUR top options,” says Mariana, who takes a personalized approach and uses time efficiently by doing thorough research. “And I will make certain that with my expertise and product knowledge, each client receives nothing but the best, regardless of their budget. In the end, my hopes of becoming your lifelong realtor will become a reality!” That’s been the case with many of her clients, including one who moved five times in five years and found Mariana to be “the most effective, thorough broker I've worked with yet. We highly recommend her.”
Fluent in English, Russian and Spanish, Mariana is a graduate of the prestigious LaGuardia High School of Music & Arts and the Performing Arts, and earned her BFA in 1996 from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. When not in the office or out with clients, she spends time as a dance artist who creates for and runs her 10-member modern dance company, The Mariana Bekerman Dance Company (www.mbdancecompany.com). Mariana is also the Festival Production Director for a non-profit organization, Dance Parade Inc., and curates their annual dance festival held in New York City’s Tompkins Square Park each May.
Originally from the Ukraine, Mariana came to the New York in 1979 and has lived here ever since (with the exception of one year living in Mexico). “You can have anything and everything here, no matter what time of day it is. IT REALLY IS THE CENTER OF THE WORLD!” Relying on her personable approach and well-honed organizational skills, Mariana hopes to make your New York real estate search both a pleasant experience and a practical, convenient one.
Not everyone can boast they’ve sold everything from t-shirts to helicopters, but Tony Branin’s sales expertise is beyond compare. Today he utilizes that ability at AC Lawrence to seek out and find the perfect apartments for his clients. Besides strong sales and negotiating skills Tony prides himself on
being hard working and dedicated to his craft.
Prior to entering the field of real estate Tony was self-employed in a variety of industries. Today he relies on that ability to get things done for his clients at AC Lawrence. He is passionate about being successful and sets, and then meets, high goals for himself. In the world of real estate that means the ideal apartment for each and every client.
Tony was born in Belarius and speaks Russian as well as English. He attended State Economic University where he majored in Management. You can forget about the usual hobbies. For Tony his one and only hobby is hard work!
There’s no question that Larry Kleinstein’s motto is “the show must go on.” Formerly in the theater business, Larry spent a good number of years backstage on Broadway dressing actors. Prior to his stint in the entertainment world, he made a success for himself in the fashion industrysuccessfully selling T-shirts. Nowadays, Larry’s creativity and determination serve him well as a real estate agent at AC Lawrence. As an agent he utilizes much of what he learned in the past especially his desire to meet and exceed a client’s expectations.
Larry is well-suited to the world of real estate. He is personable and people-oriented, easy to get along with and, perhaps most importantly, loves and knows New York City inside out. When it comes to the neighborhoods he specializes in you can find him showing apartments from Midtown West to Hell’s Kitchen and the Upper West Side. He is patient, determined and hardworking with a comfort level that is apparent with everyone from college students to CEO’s.
This New Yorker professes many hobbies and interests. Foremost among them is a love of music from pop to classical, working out and yoga. But perhaps nothing puts a smile on his face as much as his love of animals. Currently the owner of a cat that he rescued from the streets, Larry takes great pleasure in transforming his poor little kitten into a lovingly, spoiled feline!
A native New Yorker through and through, Eric Holland also boasts more than his share of international travel. With visits to 30 countries he has seen the world over. Today back at home he does his traveling from one end of Manhattan to the other in search of the perfect apartment for a litany of satisfied clients. He chose real estate as his profession as it offers an ever-changing work day with new challenges and creative solutions.
Professionalism and excellent customer service are the earmarks of Eric’s real estate style. He pays close attention to what’s in the market and gives his undivided attention to his rental clients. His superior listening skills enable customers to hone in on just what they want in the way of an apartment. Furthermore, because he is trustworthy and a great communicator the agent/client relationship is always productive and enjoyable.
When it comes to favorite hobbies and interests count on Eric to profess a passion for meeting new and interesting people. He attended Howard University in Washington, DC where he received a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree (BBA) in Marketing. He currently resides in the city of Yonkers and regularly partakes of “the city that never sleeps.”
Faye Samim understands the importance of having a place one can be proud to call a home. She has lived in and around some of the most beautiful real estate in and out of the United States and, after starting her own family, found that the greatest moment for her was when they found their own home. That’s why, for her, real estate is more than just numbers on paper; it’s about people, no matter who it is, and family, no matter how big or small.
Faye originally hails from Dubai, one of the most beautiful emirates within the UAE, where magnificent real estate is a given. After having moved to the US in 2006, she lived in New York City and loved being surrounded by the concrete beauty before moving to the suburbs.
After earning her Bachelors degree from Excelsior College, she went on to earning two Certificates from Fashion Institute of Technology and New York University, respectively. Having worked in the financial world in Dubai for over 5 years and the fashion industry in the US for 3 years, Faye has accumulated various experiences in working with diverse clients, which promises excellent outcomes for her real estate clients.
Desiree was a practicing licensed optician for many years. Her parent’s passion for Real Estate paired with her love for her native New York led Desiree to embark her 17 year long career path – Real Estate.
For over 8 years Desiree supervised leasing offices for long-established NY real estate families. This included a portfolio of over 550 units in a management/rental capacity, housing thousands of tenants over that time. Responsibilities entailed property mgmt. for foreign investors, privately owners and sponsor units. She procured tenants and oversaw both short-term and long-term furnished, unfurnished and corporate condominium units, she also oversaw maintenance of physical aspects of the properties.
Needing to learn more, Desiree moved onto sales. Working for The Sunshine Group and Corcoran Sunshine Marketing as a Senior Sales Associate, Desiree opened and sold new development Condominium buildings, having sold over $127 million dollars in 6 years. With 17+ years of knowledge and expertise in both leasing and sales and personal experience with ownership both locally, nationally and internationally, Desiree understands residential Real Estate.
She has comprehensive firsthand experience with rentals, purchases and investments. She loves working with the first time home buyer and the international investor. Professional, organized and decisive your will find your experience to be smooth, informative and successful.
Hobbies : Animal Rescuer and rights advocate, travel, yoga, horseback riding, sea kayaking, dining,reading, music and dance
Thomas Exner believes in being the best at whatever he does. From his early days as an athlete to his current position as a real estate agent, he always strives to succeed at whatever endeavor he undertakes. As a result, clients consistently benefit with the very best apartments at the very best prices in precisely the neighborhood they desire. He is knowledgeable about the market and is determined to always meet his client’s needs.
Thomas is a people person who prides himself on being friendly and easy to get along with. He is hard working and makes it a point to find the perfect apartment for each and every client. He routinely pushes himself to go above and beyond what’s called for to ensure satisfied clients every time. With a true understanding of what it takes to find a new home you can count on Thomas to create a comfortable experience for all involved.
Originally from Syosset, New York, Thomas attended Hofstra University and Florida International University in Miami. He is currently seeking a degree in Business Management at (school name). His passion for people extends to his spare time as well. He has volunteered at Saint Frances Hospital in (location) where his efforts help to put back a smile on patient’s faces.
There’s no doubt about it. Meeting and greeting new people is Sacha Connolly’s passion. With a resume in retail she relishes working with clients on the hunt for the perfect home. But there’s more to Sacha’s love of real estate. She’s followed family members into the business making real estate a career choice that’s definitely all in the family. She knew from an early age that it was what her future held and she has embraced it enthusiastically.
Friendly and outgoing, with a substantial background in customer service, Sacha ensures that her clients enjoy the search just as much as she does. Having lived throughout the City, she is well-versed in the character of all its neighborhoods. Sacha takes pride in the fact that she’s a good listener when it comes to understanding a client’s wants and desires. She also possesses plenty of patience and is just plain nice!
Growing up on the outskirts of New York City, Sacha spent most weekends exploring the Big Apple. She possesses an Associates Degree in Advertising and Marketing Communications and is close to completing her Bachelors in that major. Today, this avowed lover of all-things-canine is a newlywed as well.
With a professional background in higher education administration and leadership Shin X. Jiang knows just what it takes to be a smart agent. At Coldwell Banker AC Lawrence she is on top of the real estate game boasting an expertise with people from various cultural and ethnic groups.
Shin’s approach to real estate is simple and fair. She puts herself directly in her buyer’s shoes and walks through every step with the client. Providing constant support is her strong suit and she prides himself on being ethical to the core.
Shin was born and raised in China. Nowadays she resides on Roosevelt Island. She holds a doctoral degree in higher education from the University of Southern California and is bilingual in English and Mandarin.
When it comes to the world of real estate Maysa Prince takes a multi-lingual approach. Fluent in English, Portuguese, Spanish, French and Italian, she knows just how to accentuate the positive for renters and buyer’s alike. As an agent for Coldwell Banker AC Lawrence she is professional, responsible, flexible and absolutely attentive.
When it comes to dealing with customers one thing’s for sure – Maysa is undoubtedly a bonafide people person. She takes pride in her ability to listen closely and understand her client’s needs. When it comes to real estate decision-making leave it to Maysa to make sure that each customer has the benefit of her good counsel.
When it comes to knowing the ins and outs of the Big Apple, no one understands the real estate market better than AC Lawrence real estate agent Russell Dinstein. Born and raised in New York City and having lived in such diverse areas as Midtown West, Greenwich Village, Dumbo and the Upper East Side he knows first-hand the housing nuances of each neighborhood. Russell’s license as a real estate salesperson combines his business acumen with his passion for city living.
Russell is committed to helping his clients achieve their objectives by finding the ideal property that best suits their needs and price range. He understands that a good agent listens carefully to his clients, provides up-to-date listing information and ultimately ensures their satisfaction. Russell owns and manages real property and has the experience to negotiate vigorously and astutely on his client's behalf only for the deal that he would accept for himself.
Previously, Russell was a finance manager at supply chain logistics firm. His role as an account manager included creating rental pricing and development of contracts with Fortune 500 companies. Besides supporting the firm’s sales team, he worked closely with its executive team, general counsel and its tax and insurance advisors. Russell’s experience in pricing, sales, risk and inventory management, manufacturing, transportation as well as his abilities to prioritize and multitask, enable him to address the varied needs of his clients.
Russell holds a Bachelor’s of Business Administration from Baruch College with a concentration in finance and investments and a minor in music. He devotes some of his spare time to his position as director of the Stanford M. Dinstein Memorial Scholarship Fund at Baruch College. Russell’s outside interests include music, participating in sports and film making. He especially takes pleasure in spending time with his family.
For Bridget Foster the world of real estate was a case of love at first sight. Today her romance with real estate continues unabated as an agent for AC Lawrence. And it’s that fascination with the industry that keeps Bridget’s clients coming back for more.
Bridget is a city girl at heart always ready to take New York by storm with her wit, charm and of course, hard work. She handles every situation with respect, knowledge, thoroughness and an eternally upbeat, positive attitude. Clients can count on Bridget to always go above and beyond in pursuit of their perfect home.
Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Bridget resides there to this day. She is currently attending college in pursuit of her Bachelor’s Degree in Finance
With a background as a financial advisor, health advisor, sales representative, office manager and cosmetic advisor Jenny Nokeo has been around the block professionally. Today she utilizes her wealth of customer service expertise in the world of real estate. She is committed to working day and night until a lease is signed. Patient, trustworthy, sympathetic and hard working leave it to Jenny to close the deal on the perfect home every time.
Jenny made the switch to real estate because it is always exciting and continually challenging. She’s a stickler for details and makes it her business to fulfill each and every requirement a client has. A team player to the core she is driven to be a people person and her clients consistently appreciate her efforts. If you’re interested in the Upper West Side, Upper East Side, Midtown West or Midtown East, count on Jenny to discover the home of your dreams.
Originally from Houston, Jenny has resided in the Big Apple very nearly a decade. She holds a Degree from (Brooklyn College) in Business Management/Finance and a Minor in Accounting.
With a stint at Brooks Brothers in his recent past Matt Frazier knows a thing or two about good design. And it was this passion for design and architecture that drew him into the world of real estate and Coldwell Banker AC Lawrence.
Matt considers himself to be a passionate customer service professional. He routinely goes the extra mile treating each and every customer just as he would like to be treated. He is honest and dedicated somewhat refined and exceptionally friendly.
Matt spent his early years just over the river in New Jersey. Today he resides in Bedford-Stuyvesant with a feline animal companion coined Bow-Tie.
If you had to name one thing that really defines Kathy Romero it’s simply got to be her positive, can-do attitude. A go-getter to the core she never, ever lets the grass grow under her feet. In the world of real estate at Coldwell Banker AC Lawrence she always finds herself rising to the occasion. And faced with one challenge after another you can count on her to never give up.
Kathy is a professional through and through. She is driven to get the job done to each client’s satisfaction. Honest and charming she consistently offers an excellent buying or renting experience. Detail-minded to the max, Kathy never skips a beat when it comes to researching apartment listings and finding the home of your dreams.
Kathy got her start in Sunnyside, Queens and continues to live there to this day.
Bilel Kaaniche has traveled the world over. With 50 countries under his belt nowadays he’s ready to make the Big Apple home. As an agent at AC Lawrence Bilel he is committed to the job 24/7. He always goes the extra mile and perseveres on behalf of each and every client. For him, real estate is not just a job but rather a real career. And when it comes to client wants and needs he listens and hears every word they have to say.
Former clients are effusive about Bilel’s real estate attributes. “Very professional, very helpful and an all-around great guy” are commonly heard. He works hard to be helpful and courteous to his clients and knowledgeable about the market. He is a pleasure to do business with as he is honest, nice and possesses great energy. Count on Bilel to be available and flexible whenever it’s convenient for you.
Bilel is originally from Tunisia. Today he resides in New York’s Financial District where he feels that he’s in the center of the world! He holds a Bachelor Degree in Law (in French?) and Business Management from the New York Institute of Business Technology.
Sean Ridley’s architectural education ignited in the historic brownstones of Harlem and the elaborate Victorian Houses in Rockland County. Today homes and their location continue to play a role for Sean from Manhattan’s lower tip to its uppermost environs. As an AC Lawrence rental and sales agent he spends his days appreciating and sharing New York’s many apartments finding the perfect home for a cadre of clients.
As an aficionado of the Big Apple’s diverse architecture Sean knew his passion early on. Today he takes pride in being direct and honest in all his dealings earning him the nickname The Gentle Giant of Real Estate. Blessed with a warm and friendly demeanor Sean offers clients the opportunity to find the home of their dreams in an atmosphere as welcoming as he is.
Sean was born in Harlem and spent his formative years in Nyack, New York. He attended the New York Institute of Technology majoring in Architectural Designing and 3D Modeling before joining Coldwell Banker AC Lawrence.
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