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Fern Hammond

Fern Hammond

Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
Park Avenue Office

fhammond@halstead.com
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Tel: (212) 381-3270
Cell: (917) 363-1992

Fern Hammond is a consummate real estate professional with 35 years of experience. Fern grew up in Manhattan, attending P.S. 6 and The High School of Music & Art. After graduating from the University of Colorado in Boulder in 1975 having studied Fine Arts and Architecture, upon her return home to New York, she began the search for her own apartment. She quickly discovered her passion. With her appreciation and knowledge of architecture, her love of working with people and thriving on constant action – real estate was the perfect business for her. She started in rentals in 1977, then worked for Beloff Properties from 1987–1991 as the Director of Sales for The Sage House at 4 Lexington Avenue and The York River House at 1175 York Avenue. After two a very successful sellouts, she worked for MLBKaye International Realty which was also a Prudential affiliate for 15 years. She was Co-Director of Fine Homes & Estates and a constant top producer earning the Prestigious Chairman Circle & Legend Awards.

In 2006 Fern joined Halstead as a Senior Vice President and was quickly promoted to Executive Vice President. She is also a member of The Diamond Club, having successfully closed deals over $10M. Fern has been interviewed for articles in New York Magazine, New York Times Real Estate section and has appeared on Law Line and other local Real Estate shows as an expert in luxury apartments sales and how to handle difficult negotiations. Fern is known for her absolute tenacity and fierce loyalty to her customers and clients. The sellers she represents boast about their record breaking prices, and the buyers she represents brag about their great deals. She has sold over $3 billion dollars worth of property during her career and is consistently in the top 5% as a top earner amongst Halstead Property LLC’s 1,500 Brokers.

After 35 seasoned years, Fern is the ultimate enthusiast known to pull 7 day weeks for months on end to get the job done - going so far as to show a 4,000 square foot loft Downtown at 1:00 a.m. to see if the music from the night club on the block could be heard from the apartment. Adept at winning bidding wars for her buyers and creating them for her sellers, this is the broker you want on your side of the deal!

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240 EAST 79TH STREET PHA
240 East 79th Street PHA,  Upper East Side,  NYC $2,495,000
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Cooperative
2 beds  /  2.0 baths
Web #: 9726206
OPEN HOUSE
8/3/2014   12:00 - 2:00

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Attended Lobby
Outdoor Space
Fireplace
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Fern Hammond (917) 363-1992
1175 YORK AVENUE 14J
1175 York Avenue 14J,  Upper East Side,  NYC $2,200,000
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Cond-Op
3 beds  /  3.0 baths
Web #: 10740673
OPEN HOUSE
8/3/2014   2:00 - 4:00

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Attended Lobby
Garage
Health Club

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Fern Hammond (917) 363-1992
1175 YORK AVENUE 17J
1175 York Avenue 17J,  Upper East Side,  NYC $2,200,000
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Cond-Op
3 beds  /  3.0 baths
Web #: 10748983

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Attended Lobby
Garage
Health Club

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Fern Hammond (917) 363-1992
1175 YORK AVENUE PHA7
1175 York Avenue PHA7,  Upper East Side,  NYC $2,100,000
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Cond-Op
3 beds  /  3.0 baths
Web #: 9353516

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Attended Lobby
Garage
Health Club

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Fern Hammond (917) 363-1992
1175 YORK AVENUE 17K
1175 York Avenue 17K,  Upper East Side,  NYC $1,695,000
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Cond-Op
2 beds  /  2.0 baths
Web #: 10133291
OPEN HOUSE
8/3/2014   2:00 - 4:00

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Attended Lobby
Garage
Health Club

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Fern Hammond (917) 363-1992
120 EAST 85TH STREET 2W
120 East 85th Street 2W,  Upper East Side,  NYC $1,625,000
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Cooperative
2 beds  /  2.0 baths
Web #: 9855021
OPEN HOUSE
8/3/2014   2:30 - 4:30

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Fireplace
Pet Friendly
Storage
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Fern Hammond (917) 363-1992
1150 PARK AVENUE 8B
1150 Park Avenue 8B,  Upper East Side,  NYC $1,395,000
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Cooperative
1 bed  /  1.0 bath
Web #: 10134997

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Attended Lobby
Pet Friendly
Storage
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Fern Hammond (917) 363-1992
1175 YORK AVENUE 2D
1175 York Avenue 2D,  Upper East Side,  NYC $995,000
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Cond-Op
2 beds  /  1.0 bath
Web #: 10132900
OPEN HOUSE
8/3/2014   2:00 - 4:00

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Attended Lobby
Outdoor Space
Fireplace
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Fern Hammond (917) 363-1992
401 EAST 65TH STREET 3G
401 East 65th Street 3G,  Upper East Side,  NYC $649,000
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Cooperative
1 bed  /  1.0 bath
Web #: 10133140

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Attended Lobby
Garage
Pet Friendly
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Fern Hammond (917) 363-1992
615 WEST END AVENUE
615 West End Avenue,  Upper West Side,  NYC $15,000 monthly
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Rental
4 beds  /  5.0 baths
Web #: 8537578

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Outdoor Space
Fireplace
Pet Friendly
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Fern Hammond (917) 363-1992

Fern Hammond's Past Closings

The following are selected closed transactions in which Fern Hammond represented the buyer, the seller, or both:

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Wall Street JournalBuying Battles Escalate As Listings Dwindle

Manhattan has become a real-estate battle zone for buyers like Jesse Damon fighting over an ever-shrinking supply of apartments, brokers say. Mr. Damon, an immigration lawyer and his wife, Mari, found that to be...
Wall Street Journal - Tuesday, July 02, 2013

New York TimesBang You're Closed

Threats, Stormy Exits and Violence at New York Closings By Constance Rosenblum The setting for the closing on an apartment in the East 50s was a lawyer’s office. Things seemed to be going well between the sellers...
New York Times - Friday, April 27, 2012

New York TimesNot For Vampires Only

By Constance Rosenblum IN this dense and congested city, nirvana usually translates into bright, light-flooded spaces and eye-catching vistas. The real estate ads promise it all: “Brilliant light!” “Dazzling river view!” “Light and bright!” ...
New York Times - Friday, January 13, 2012

New York PostDream Homes

Midtown East $4.495 million You can let your imagination run wild furnishing all 2,800 square feet of this “exquisitely designed and renovated” duplex co-op on United Nations Plaza. It boasts “truly...
New York Post - Thursday, December 01, 2011

New York TimesThe Tinseling Of The Lobby

By Vivian S. Toy NEW YORKERS are notoriously opinionated. But who knew that holiday décor could be even more contentious than Yankees versus Mets or who around town makes the best...
New York Times - Friday, December 10, 2010

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