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  • From left: Michael Graves and Austin Schuster

    From left: Michael Graves and Austin Schuster

    From the August issue: When Cheerland Investments plunked down $50 million for an Upper West Side parochial school last year, residential broker Austin Schuster of Sotheby’s International Realty found himself at the center of a decidedly commercial deal.

    Cheerland, a Chinese developer, was originally a client of Sotheby’s colleague Nikki Field, whose team spent months scouring the city for investment deals. [more]

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  • Top residential agents of the week

    July 24, 2015 06:18PM
    Serena Boardman and 795 Fifth Avenue in Lenox Hill

    Serena Boardman and 795 Fifth Avenue in Lenox Hill

    Serena Boardman topped this week’s residential sales with a $22.9 million co-op at 795 Fifth Avenue in Lenox Hill. Click here to see this listing and more.

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  • Day in the Life Of: Kathy Korte

    July 06, 2015 04:50PM
    Kathy Korte (Credit: Tobias Truvillion)

    Kathy Korte (Credit: Tobias Truvillion)

    From the July issue: Kathy Korte sits at the top of the Sotheby’s International Realty food chain, overseeing 42 offices and more than 1,800 brokers and agents globally. TRD’s latest residential firm ranking found that the firm’s two NYC offices had $1.4 billion of listing, 231 brokers and an average listings price of roughly $8.8 million. Korte, 53, joined Sotheby’s in 1984 as an administrative assistant, fresh out of Franklin & Marshall College in Pennsylvania. [more]

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  • From left: 37 West 70th Street and Jane and Jann Wenner in the 1960s

    From left: 37 West 70th Street and Jane and Jann Wenner in the 1960s (credit: Baron Wolman)

    Jane Wenner, co-founder of Rolling Stone magazine and ex-wife of Jann Wenner, has found a buyer for her Upper West Side townhouse.

    Located at 37 West 70th Street, the brownstone hit the market in November 2014 and went into contract June 6, according to Donna Olshan’s Olshan Luxury Market Report. [more]

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    From left: Anthony Graziano, Jeffrey Oris, Jonathan Cardello, Kevin Tomlinson, Mark Zilbert and Ophir Sternberg

    From the South Florida website: When the Miami Downtown Development Authority issues its second-quarter 2015 report, it will show a continuing decline in real estate sales to international buyers, said Anthony Graziano, senior managing director of Integra Realty Resources, which conducts studies for the DDA. [more]

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  • Hiten Samtani Nikki Field

    From left: Hiten Samtani and Nikki Field

    Sotheby’s International Realty’s Nikki Field believes that “wealth managers hold the keys to Chinese money,” and making a connection with them allows New York brokers access to a huge pool of new clients. See story and video after the jump.

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  • NeilMoffittWalkerTower

    From left: Neil Moffitt and the penthouse at Walker Tower

    Walker Tower’s penthouse — which set a Downtown sales record when it sold for $50.9 million last year – is back on the market asking $70 million, a nearly 40 percent premium. [more]

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  • From left: Wealth-X Mykolas Rambus and a Jeff Koons topiary

    From left: Wealth-X’s Mykolas Rambus and a Jeff Koons topiary

    Agents are not leaving anything to chance these days.

    Brokers with a knack for tech are using data subscriptions and forming partnerships with other firms to identify potential buyers. [more]

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  • Top residential agents of the week

    May 08, 2015 06:00PM
    775 Park Avenue on the Upper East Side

    775 Park Avenue on the Upper East Side

    Mary Kent of Sotheby’s International Realty topped this week’s residential sales with a $35.1 million co-op at 775 Park Avenue on the Upper East Side. Click here to see this listing and more.

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  • Duke Semans Mansion

    Carlos Slim and Duke-Semans Mansion at 1009 Fifth Avenue on the Upper East Side

    Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, formerly the world’s richest man, is asking $80 million for the Upper East Side mansion he bought for $44 million five years ago. [more]

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  • Pierre Hotel duplex

    From left: Princess Firyal of Jordan, 795 Fifth Avenue and Lionel Pincus

    A Pierre Hotel duplex formerly owned by late financier Lionel Pincus is once again back on the market and asking $70 million. [more]

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  • Gus Rubio

    Gus Rubio

    From the South Florida website: Douglas Elliman’s growing management team in South Florida has just announced a new addition — the former COO of One Sotheby’s International Realty. Gus Rubio, who spoke with The Real Deal in an exclusive interview, said he joined Elliman because of the company’s substantial growth during its 11 years operating in South Florida.

    “I don’t think there’s any other company that can touch that,” he told TRD. [more]

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  • Top residential agents of the week

    April 17, 2015 06:00PM
    David Kornmeier and 278 West 11th Street in the West Village

    David Kornmeier and 278 West 11th Street in the West Village

    David Kornmeier of Brown Harris Stevens topped this week’s residential sales with a $25 million townhouse at 278 West 11th Street in the West Village. Click here to see this listing and more.

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  • 28 East 70th Street

    28 East 70th Street on the Upper East Side

    Isaac Ash, founder of underwear and legwear manufacturer United Legwear, purchased a 17-room duplex on the Upper East Side for $18.5 million, according to property records filed with the city today. [more]

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  • Top residential agents of the week

    April 10, 2015 06:10PM
    Hilary Landis and 737 Park Avenue in Lenox Hill

    Hilary Landis and 737 Park Avenue in Lenox Hill

    Hilary Landis of the Corcoran Group topped this week’s residential sales with a $12.9 million condo at 737 Park Avenue in Lenox Hill. Click here to see this listing and more.

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  • Barbara Corcoran

    Barbara Corcoran

    Barbara Corcoran and her husband William Higgins have purchased an 11-room penthouse duplex co-op on the Upper East Side for $10 million.

    The Corcoran Group founder, who sold the company that bears her name in 2001, and Higgins, a former FBI agent, bought the penthouse at 1158 Fifth Avenue from interior and landscape designer Pamela Scurry and her husband Richard. [more]

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  • Top residential agents of the week

    March 20, 2015 06:00PM
    Stephen McRae and 60 Warren Street in Tribeca

    Stephen McRae and 60 Warren Street in Tribeca

    Stephen McRae of Sotheby’s International Realty topped the week’s residential sales with a $24.5 million condo at 60 Warren Street in Tribeca. Click here to see this listing and more.

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  • The penthouse at 60 Warren Street

    The penthouse at 60 Warren Street

    It appears that this is the end of the 60 Warren Street penthouse’s stint as the longest listed New York City apartment asking $20 million or more. [more]

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  • JoshWesokySteveDawson

    From left: Joshua Wesoky and Steve Dawson

    Compass snagged top-producing agent Joshua Wesoky from Sotheby’s International Realty, as it continues its recruiting tear.

    Wesoky, a former investment banker, was a top agent in Sotheby’s Downtown office for the past three years and represented the Republic of France in its recent $13.9 million acquisition of 222 East 62nd Street. In all, he sold $126.5 million worth of real estate between March 2014 and February 2015, he said. [more]

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  • Top residential agents of the week

    February 27, 2015 06:00PM
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    Lori Ben-Ari and 230 West 78th Street on the Upper West Side

    Lori Ben-Ari of CORE topped this week’s residential sales with an $11 million condominium unit on the Upper West Side. Click here to see this listing and more.

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