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  • Top residential agents of the week

    October 07, 2011 05:47PM

    From left: Deborah Kern, David Enloe, Margaret Juvelier, Leslie Garfield, Richard Pretsfelder, Glenn Norrgard and John Tenore



  • From left: Kathy Braddock and Paul Purcell of Charles Rutenberg Realty, and Jonas Lee, who has founded several internet startups, have launched

    Ask any Manhattan resident how to go about finding the right real estate agent, and you’ll likely get a flood of horror stories about high-pressure sales and terrible apartments.

    A new Web site is trying to change that., newly launched by the founders of real estate consultancy Braddock + Purcell, aims to function as a kind of Good Housekeeping Seal for real estate, by prescreening agents and pointing users to the best ones.

    “We’ve got thousands of agents in New York, but there’s really no way to find the best one,” said Kathy Braddock, executive consultant at “Hopefully the site will make the consumer more aware of the fabulous agents out there.”

    But Braddock has even loftier aspirations for the venture. … [more]