Category Archives: Manhattan Market Mondays

My weekly real estate posts on the Real Estate and Women site.

Manhattan Market Monday : Manhattan Moments…in brief

Tweet Now, I’ve been meaning to write this post,maybe since last week-but inevitably life and business can derail even the most determined.A few weeks ago I wrote about how it might be an opportunity to buy ,if that’s the right choice for you- between increasing rents,continued low vacancy rates,and interest rates being low (Is Opportunity…

Behind the Scenes….AOL Inside Look at 120 West 29th Street , # 2 !

Tweet A few weeks ago,I was in the middle of a negotiation,when I spotted an email in my inbox,that immediately made my eyes light up. AOL Real Estate/Huffington Post was reaching out to express interest about featuring an incredibly unique property I represent exclusively for an AOL Inside Look video ! A great day of…

Manhattan Market Mondays : Mesmerizing Meaning

Tweet Have just spent an amazing week connecting and engaging with MANY amazing people. Other agents,vendors,technologists,old friends,new friends,visionaries,luminaries..well you get the idea. What on earth am I talking about ? A jam packed schedule including Real Estate Bar Camp New York 2012, followed by Agent Reboot and Real Estate Connect. I attended my first of…

Manhattan Market Mondays : Meet me in Manhattan

Tweet   Looking forward to meeting many of you in Manhattan this week.   Whether at RE Bar Camp New York on Monday January 9th,a day full of learning and sharing,terrific networking and celebrating with my fellow Lucky Strikers or if you’re attending either Agent Reboot January 10th, or Inman Real Estate Connect ¬†January 11-13th….

Manhattan Market Mondays -….in with the new out with the old…..

Tweet Happy new year !!! Just over a year ago,we embarked on this usually weekly journey recapping observations from my trials and tribulations (and joys and successes) as an agent in Manhattan. The Real Estate and Women community has been amazing.And as we head into 2012 ,isn’t it always the case we are all looking…

Manhattan Market Mondays : Homes for the holidays ?

Tweet It is often said,that after the Thanksgiving holidays things tend to slow down. Perhaps the residual lethargy from consuming inordinate amounts of turkey slows us all to a halt. Who wants to go out and look for some place to live ? Who wants to be concerned with holiday decorations AND keeping an apartment…

Manhattan Market Mondays : Off to Westport !

Campo Beach in Westport,CT

Tweet   No,that is most certainly NOT a typo. Despite my never-ending adoration of my beloved hometown and home borough,I have been known to depart,for short periods,and visits. But how might you ask,did I end up heading to Westport… …Well it all started with Twitter,which lead to an RE Bar Camp,which lead to deepening of…

Manhattan Market Mondays :….on listening and hearing

Tweet The last few weeks,or almost a month,have involved a great deal of patience,and a lot of listening,perhaps what can feel like more than usual,but when you stop and think,and listen you’ll be amazed what you learn in the process. Two distinct situations,that call upon two incredibly important skills.Its 2011,there is a certain amount of…

Manhattan Market Mondays: Contemplating change….

Tweet At the core of most real estate transactions,sale or lease, a customer or client is going through a change. Whether they are being relocated for work, downsizing as a child moves out or upsizing as necessary.Or a divorce or a death in the family.SO many possibilities,and as an agent,it is important to be mindful…

Manhattan Market Mondays : Moments….

Tweet It has been a week filled with more reflection and remembrance than usual perhaps.As a native New Yorker,and ex Wall Street technologist,I have a host of feelings,and memories about that beautiful September morning that changed all of our lives forever. I remember exactly where I was,I remember my entire sequence of events that morning,I…