Membership

ANDREW ANDERSON
Douglas Elliman

Andrew Anderson is the co-founder of the Anderson-Ehrmann Team, which consistently ranks as one of the top real estate agents in NYC (top 10 teams at Douglas Elliman). Throughout his career, Andrew has consistently been recognized as the best real estate agent (top 1% of Real Estate Professionals Nationwide), as ranked by the Wall Street Journal. He and his team have sold over $2 billion in NYC real estate. In addition to working with buyers and sellers, Andrew has become one of the top agents in new development marketing. Over the past 13 years, he and his teamhave represented over 20 new development projects in the city, breaking many sales records. Whether working with developers, sellers, buyers, investors, or renters, Andrew’s knowledge, ethics and professionalism have proven invaluable along the way.

aanderson@elliman.com

EMILY BEARE
CORE

Emily Beare is one of the best real estate agents, a top-producing broker boasting over 2 billion dollars in sales with a reputation for combining white-glove service with utmost professionalism and quiet discretion. She has worked with some of the City’s finest trophy properties, ranging from Greenwich Village, the Upper East Side, Central Park and beyond. A notable new development sales and marketing force, Emily has lead the sales and marketing for Walker Tower, 550 West 29th Street and 60 White Street, and is responsible for the sellouts of150 Wooster Street, 87 Leonard Street, 224 Mulberry Street, 141 Fifth Avenue and 520 West 19th Street. Emily is consistently recognized for her sales records and expert opinion in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and The Real Deal. She sits on the board of the Lalela Project, a South African charity promoting the global exchange of ideas, art and music to empower impoverished children, and supports the New York City Ballet and Mount Sinai Women’s Health Program.

ebeare@corenyc.com

KYLE BLACKMON
Compass

Kyle has the distinction of being one of the top real estate agents in NYC, one of the most accomplished and successful brokers in the Manhattan real estate industry. Since 2003, Kyle has sold over of $1.8 billion, of which approximately $650 million was in 15 Central Park West. He is immensely committed to serving his clients and does so with integrity, discretion, and careful research. Kyle leads a team with 3 capable professionals. He was ranked 22nd in the country out of 2 million agents in 2017 by the Wall Street Journal, and 5th in New York City out of 30,000 agents. In 2016, he achieved $205 million in sales volume at an average price of $10,700,000. At his previous firm, Brown Harris Stevens, Kyle was recognized as the #1 broker in 2012. He has a proven track record of delivering results for sellers and a strong referral network of global and domestic ultra high net worth clients. Kyle was raised in Virginia. His father was a real estate agent in North Carolina for more than 25 years. He considers it a great honor to carry on that tradition by being of service to his clients. He earned a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing and Management from the University of South Carolina. Outside of Real Estate, he enjoys studying Asian history and culture. He is a patron of the Asia Society, Alvin Ailey, Harlem Village Academy, Carnegie Hall, and UVA’s Curry School of Education. Kyle enjoys competitive open water swimming and has completed recent swims for Charity in Hong Kong and Hawaii.

kblackmon@compass.com

MERIS BLUMSTEIN
The Corcoran Group

Meris Blumstein is the queen of positivity, creativity, uniqueness and NYC Real Estate. Incurable enthusiast of New York City, the NY Times crossword puzzle and as a lover of adventure, Meris seeks to solve the everyday issues of life in NYC whether it be for fun or for the betterment of her real estate clientele. A highly esteemed real estate agent and member of the Greenwich Village community for countless years, Meris leads the industry in kindness and communication. Over the past three decades, Meris has negotiatedchallenging deals, brought tired property back to life and done it all in fabulous attire.As the head of Corcoran’s TOP VILLAGE TEAM who consistently rank among The Corcoran Groups “Top 25” agents in the company, Meris is lauded as one of the nicest real estate professionals in New York. She works tirelessly to negotiate the best deal for every client, and makes sure that everyone has fun along the way! Working in concert with her family: her husband, Kenny, daughter, Sydney, and son, Cole, along with a carefully curated team, Meris offers vast current and historical knowledge of the city’s market along with a clarity of purpose in finding the proper property for buyers and the perfect buyers for property. Meris is proud to call herself a loft pioneer having purchased the Village home she still lives in for $15/ft! Professionally trained as an actress at Columbia University, Meris loves the stage set that each home can be and shows apartments with a one of a kind flare.

mgb@corcoran.com

AMANDA BRAINERD
Brown Harris Stevens

Amanda Brainerd has sold residential property totaling nearly $700,000,000 for her clients since her start in the business in 2001 because of her steadfast adherence to her professional philosophy: to always take the high road. Amanda’s skills were developed working as an architect for 10 years before her transition to real estate. Amanda graduated magna cum laude from Harvard with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree, and earned her Master of Architecture degree from Columbia. Amanda grew up on the Upper East Side and is an alumna of the Nightingale-Bamford School. She and her husband Charles grew up four blocks from each other on Park Avenue in Carnegie Hill, and reside there now with their three children. Amanda speaks French, German and Italian and is a co-chair of the Council of the Phil at the New York Philharmonic and is on the board of the Metropolitan Opera.

abrainerd@bhsusa.com

STEVEN COHEN
The Corcoran Group

Steven Cohen is recognized as one of Manhattan’s premier brokers, with more than $1.2 billion in sales to his name. He is consistently a part of The Corcoran Group's Multi-million Dollar Club, Presidents Council as one of their top producers, and honored by Corcoran in 2016 as the East Side Sales person of the year and in 2015 for the Deal of the Year. Steven has a reputation as an accomplished and seasoned sales executive who is able to anticipate his clients' needs, effectively evaluate the marketplace and subsequently, exceed his clients' expectations. As a result, Steven Cohen enjoys a loyal clientele of repeat customers –domestically and internationally. He is also ranked as one of the most sought-after experts in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Business Insider, New York Magazine, and the Real Deal.

sac@corcoran.com

PAMELA D'ARC
Stribling & Associates

Pamela D’Arc, a member of the exclusive Chairman’s Circle at Stribling & Associates, was recently ranked the #2 individual broker for sales volume in New York City (The Real Deal) and #15 nationwide (Wall Street Journal). Clients benefit from her extensive market knowledge, shrewd negotiating skills and exceptional insight into NYC real estate. Highly regarded in the industry by her peers, Pamelais known for her discretion, honesty and work ethic. Her attention to detail are of immeasurable value when compiling co-op applications, preparing offers in competitive bidding scenarios or marketing new listings. Pamela’s interest in architecture and design has been invaluable in helping clients reconfigure layouts to best suit their needs. Her background in film production led to her other area of expertise: housing members of the film industry while on location. A native New Yorker with 28+ years in the business, Pamela has achieved numerous record sales and is often interviewed by top-tier publications. In addition to her robust re-sale business, Pamela has had great success as the Director of Sales for the highly regarded, SOM-designed 252 East 57th Street and is well-versed in the complexities of purchasing in a new development.

pdarc@stribling.com

RAPHAEL DE NIRO
Douglas Elliman

Raphael De Niro has spent his notable career developing a keen understanding of the nuanced real estate market New York City represents. He takes great pride in utilizing his experience and education to provide his clients with the highest level of service, trust, discretion and loyalty while representing them in the most successful real estate transactions possible. Over the past 14 years as a real estate professional, Raphael has established a positive reputation within the industry and is known for his commitment to integrity and honesty. Raphael and his eponymous De Niro Team have consistently been ranked as a top producing sales team within New York City and nationwide. Raphael also applies his expertise to his position as Partner of the Greenwich Hotel, a five-star boutique hotel in Tribeca that launched in 2008. Raphael was instrumental in every aspect of its development including planning, design, construction, and everyday operations. Since then, Raphael has regularly participated in ground-up development of commercial and residential properties alike.

raphael@denirogroup.com

ANN CUTBILL LENANE
Douglas Elliman

With over 35 years of experience selling Manhattan real estate, Ann Cutbill Lenane is the consummate professional. Not only has she been Douglas Elliman's #1 West Side agent over the past 15 years but she is also consistently ranked as one of the top ten teams company-wide and one of the highest grossing brokers in the country. Her “Annie Gets It Done” commercial ran in movie theaters for 15 years and has now moved into New York City cabs. Even with all her professional success and accolades, Ann’s proudest accomplishment is being a single mother to her two wonderful, college-bound daughters. Together they are involved in helping several charitable organizations, including a literacy summer camp they founded nine years ago, in the Bahamas. Closer to home, Ann is a volunteer and fundraiser for many other charities including Room to Grow, Candlelighters NYCand is on the host committee for God’s Love We Deliver’s annual benefit concert Love Rocks NYC!. Ann has been honored with many awards, including the Heart of the West Side Award and Douglas Elliman’s prestigious Team Player Award.

alenane@elliman.com

NIKKI FIELD
Sotheby’s International Realty

Nikki Field, Senior Global Real Estate Advisor and Associate Broker, has been a dynamic presence with Sotheby's International Realty since 1998. Ms. Field pioneered the team sales model in Manhattan by founding the eponymous “The Field Team”, transacting nearly $3 billion in sales and annually ranking as the #1 Sales Team at SIR by The Wall Street Journal. An advocate of specialization, Ms. Field has traveled extensively to emerging markets in Asia and The Middle East since 2008 and has established dedicated Asia, Middle East and India Desks on her team. Recently, Ms. Field co-authored “The Chinese Definitive Guide to USA Real Estate” published in Chinese and available on Amazon.com. She excels as a Global Portfolio Advisor for international investors in securing prime, luxury brand real estate. Ms. Field, is a regular featured industry speaker who is frequently interviewed by national and international news outlets as an authority on the luxury residential market.

nikki.field@sothebyshomes.com

JUNE GOTTLIEB
Warburg Realty

June Gottlieb, a native New Yorker, is consistently one of Warburg’s top ten producers. She offers a combination of market analysis, financial acumen, creativity and legal knowledge. She has been quoted in The New York Times, Forbes, Curbed New York andNew York Observer. June’s expertise ranges from luxury co-op and condo properties and lofts, to new construction and investment properties. After graduating from the Wharton School at Penn, she rose through the ranks of Ogilvy & Mather Advertising, where she honed her marketing and sales skills. She left the advertising industry to join Warburg in 1989. With her business background and extensive personal and professional knowledge of Manhattan, June’s clients rely on her expertise and ability to provide superior negotiating strategies, extensive financial input on board packages, proper interview preparation, movers and contractors. Her extensive experience and attention to detail inspires her clients to repeatedly refer June to their friends and family.

jgottlieb@warburgrealty.com

SUSAN GREEN
Compass

Susan Green, Associate Broker at Compass, has been named one of America’s top real estate professionals by REAL Trends, as advertised in The Wall Street Journal. Prior experiences gained on Wall Street as a corporate bond broker have meshed very well with the intricacies and pace of the real estate world. Clients and colleagues regard Susan as a dedicated service provider and a sharp negotiator with attention to detail who knows how to care for customers as well as how to close deals with a high degree of professionalism, skill and competence. Susan’s philosophy is that the goal of an exceptional real estate broker should be that every client is a client for life. With extensive experience in all aspects of real estate, Susan has also represented high-end new developments such as One Madison Park, 15 Leonard, 212 Fifth and 33 Vestry. Susan has also been featured in publications such as The Mann Report, The Real Deal and NY Post.

susan.green@compass.com

TONI HABER , FOUNDING VICE CHAIRPERSON
Compass

Toni Haber is the founder of The Haber Team at Compass and serves as a role model and panelist for the Women of Compass. Always a New Yorker, Toni is a 30+ year industry veteran, highly respected among peers and industry leaders for her deep knowledge of the market and unwavering integrity. A prolific producer and brilliant strategist, Toni leads a team with over $2 billion in sales and consistently ranked among the top New York City brokers. An early adopter of industry technology, she’s been a champion for elevating the real estate profession and the client experience throughout her career. Well-known by the New York press community, often sought out for comment and opinion on various industry matters,Toni’s standing within the industry stems from her passion for her clients and New York City’s diverse communities, and her steadfast commitment to growth and advancement, both personally and professionally.

toni@compass.com

HEATHER MCDONOUGH DOMI , FOUNDING CHAIRPERSON
Compass

Heather McDonough, a founding partner of the McDonough Hershkowitz Team at Compass, has over 17 years of real estate experience in the Manhattan and Miami luxury markets. Heather and her partner, Henry Hershkowitz, have collectively sold more than $1 billion in residential real estate in New York City and are consistently ranked in the top 1% nationally by the Wall Street Journal Real Trends and within the top 30 in NYC. Having worked alongside the most exclusive developers to create, market and sell cutting-edge properties at the maximum price, Heather draws from her new development skill-set for strategic product positioning, innovative marketing, strong analytical analysis and expert negotiations to benefit her clients’ buying and selling needs. In addition to a robust resale business, she has managed sales for Related Companies at 520 W 28th by Zaha Hadid, Soho Mews and 15 William Street. She’s been recognized for her work in many local and national publications.

heather@compass.com

ADAM MODLIN
The Modlin Group

In the highly competitive New York City market, Adam D. Modlin has established himself as a leader in the highest-level real estate transactions. For nearly twenty years Modlin’s principle-driven approach has engineered the monumental growth of his eponymous boutique brokerage house, Modlin Group. One of the top-producing residential brokers in New York City, Modlin is fueled by a dedication to discretion and relationship-driven business that places clients’ interests and passions at the center of his practice. By running Modlin Group similarly to a family office, what emerges with his clients is a dynamic and ongoing correlation between the company’s success and their evolving needs. Modlin operates as a trusted advisor allowing each transaction to go beyond the specifics of the deal. Driven by these core ideals, Modlin has nurtured a global clientele. A native New Yorker, Modlin resides on the Upper East Side with his wife and two daughters.

adam@modlingroup.com

DANA POWER
The Corcoran Group

An expert on penthouses, new developments and other luxury homes, Dana Power has earned a reputation as a top-selling broker in New York's high-end market over the past decade. Known for her perfectionist work ethic and exceptional customer service, Dana's long list of elite clients includes CEO's, celebrities, designers and other high profile individuals. Dana has fostered strong relationships with developers and investors who keep her abreast of the new development pipeline, and has become known for bringing qualified buyers to prestigious new projects in the earliest stages. Dana's most notable transaction to date recently set a record below 14th street, representing the buyer of Penthouse North at 160 Leroy Street for $43.5M. Dana is extremely well versed in the real estate market throughout Manhattan, with a particular expertise in Downtown neighborhoods such as the West Village, Soho, Tribeca, Chelsea and Flatiron.

dana.power@corcoran.com

SABRINA SALTIEL
Douglas Elliman

Ranked in the top 10 in Manhattan on The Real Deal's top 75 brokers ranking in 2018 and 2017, Sabrina Saltiel consistently places at the top 10 out of over 2,000 agents at Douglas Elliman and is a perennial Pinnacle Award Winner at the firm. She has sold over $2 Billion of real estate since joining Douglas Elliman in 2002. Sabrina's thriving business is comprised of a wide network of national and international clientele. Her professionalism, tenacity and absolute discretion are highly valued by her clients, who include top Fortune 500 c-suite executives, international high net worth investors, and professionals from the financial services, legal, real estate and fashion sectors. Sabrina specializes in the sale of high-end cooperatives, condominiums, lofts and townhouses throughout Manhattan. Widely respected for her extensive market knowledge and known for her no nonsense approach and straightforward feedback, Sabrina is often consulted by developers in the acquisition, planning, marketing and selling of new condominiums. Sabrina has been involved in the planning and execution of some of the most successful condominium projects in the city. She was Co-Director of Sales at 11 East 68th street and is currently Co-Director of Sales at 432 Park Avenue, and the Belnord, on the Upper West Side.

ssaltiel@elliman.com

JEREMY STEIN , FOUNDING VICE CHAIRPERSON
Sotheby’s International Realty

Known as one of the top real estate professionals at Sotheby’s International Realty, Jeremy Stein is a co-founder of The Stein Team which continually ranks within the top 1% of Sotheby’s International Realty brokers nationwide and consistently sells in excess of $100,000,000 annually. Throughout his career, Jeremy and his team have been repeatedly recognized as the #1 Producing Sales Team for Sotheby’s International Realty, Inc. in New York City, a Top 5 Sales Team companywide and a Top 75 Team in the United States by The Wall Street Journal. They have been featured in publications such as The New York Times, New York Daily News, The Wall Street Journal, The Real Deal, The New York Post and Avenue Magazine. Specialties: Downtown, Upper East Side, Upper West Side; Townhouses, Cooperatives, & Condominiums.

jeremy.stein@sothebyshomes.com

LEONARD STEINBERG , FOUNDING VICE CHAIRPERSON
Compass

Leonard Steinberg is the Chief Evangelist of Compass and an active real estate broker with 20+ years experience marketing high-end New York real estate. Before joining Compass in 2014, Leonard was consistently one of the top-producing agents at Douglas Elliman. With sales surpassing several billion dollars, Leonard leads the direction for Compass that is now a nationally recognized brand with 6,000+ agents and employees. Leonard leads his own team, which is consistently ranked among the top teams nationally. He publishes a monthly newsletter, LUXURYLETTER.com, a popular and widely-read publication now celebrating its 14th anniversary. He has represented and helped formulate some of the most iconic residential buildings in New York City designed by architects such as Tado Ando, Lord Norman Foster, Annabelle Selldorf and Lord Richard Rogers.

ls@compass.com

CATHY TAUB , FOUNDING CHAIRPERSON
Sotheby’s International Realty

Cathy Taub is a Senior Global Real Estate Advisor, Associate Broker, with Sotheby’s International Realty with over $1.9 billion in career sales and 16+ years of experience. Cathy is a top 25 agent within Sotheby’s International Realty nationwide and consistently ranks in the top 1% of all agents countrywide. Cathy’s clients benefit from her years in law practice—as a detail-oriented, creative dealmaker, negotiator and problem solver, she has established important relationships based on trust andrespect among clients and industry peers. Highly regarded within the brokerage community, Cathy is a frequent industry panelist and her opinion is often sought by the press. Her expertise also extends to the new development arena; she has extensive experience with the early stage planning, marketing and sales of new condominiums. She is currently involved with the sales and marketing at the highly anticipated condominium conversion of Tamarkin Co.’s 555 West End Avenue.

cathy.taub@sothebyshomes.com

SEAN MURPHY TURNER
Stribling & Associates

Sean Murphy Turner, Member, Chairman's Circle at Stribling & Associates, has been selling dramatic lofts, townhouses and some of the most sought after homes in most dynamic neighborhoods of Manhattan and Brooklyn since 1994. A top producer at Stribling with over 1 billion in sales, Sean has compiled an impressive list of satisfied clients and record-breaking transactions earning a top 5% ranking nationwide by the Wall Street Journal and ranked #15 for individual sales in recent years. She is a frequent panelist and often quoted in industry-related publications such as NY Times, Curbed, The Real Deal,and NY Observer. As a fifth child of ten children, Sean has negotiated since birth. She is a creative problem-solver and works diligently with clients and peers to develop long-standing relationships based on trust, hard work and knowledge. Working closely with developers, Sean brings great skill for conceptualizing a project, devising innovative marketing schemes, and to advise on floor plans, design, amenities, and pricing strategies. While maintaining a strong resale business, Sean is currently Director of Sales for 570 Broome Street, a 25-story luxury condominium in Soho.

sturner@stribling.com