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Porter Hovey

Porter Hovey

Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
Village Office

phovey@halstead.com
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Tel: (212) 521-5783

The Harkov-Lewis Team, Halstead Property

Porter Hovey brings a deep love of interior design and an understanding of the link between an individual’s home and their personal identity to her work with all of her real estate clients. She prides herself on giving each client the same personal attention, taking the time to truly understand their needs and helping them through each step of the process.

Porter works alongside Ari Harkov, Warner Lewis, Ashley Clark, and Barbara Yan, forming The Harkov Lewis Team at Halstead Property, one of the top-producing teams at the firm. The team has represented a wide array of clientele in the sale and purchase of their homes, as well as in the leasing and sale of commercial properties throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn, including numerous professional athletes, celebrities, and business executives, as well as first-time homebuyers. The team’s extensive experience, skill set, resources, and expertise combine to deliver service and results that consistently exceed client expectations.

Prior to joining Halstead Property and the Harkov Lewis Team, Porter launched her interior design firm, Hovey Design, with her sister, Hollister. Their work has been featured in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Elle Decoration UK, Inside Out Australia, and The New York Daily News. They recently published their book, Heirloom Modern (Rizzoli), which features homes that incorporates heirlooms and gifts into one’s personal decorating style. Currently one of the top decorating books on the market, it has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Town and Country, Manhattan Magazine, The New York Observer, and many other major media outlets. Their style struck a cord in the fashion world and they have become spokespeople for Ralph Lauren Vintage and were also commissioned to develop their own line of wallpaper in collaboration with Anthropologie.

Along with photographing Heirloom Modern, Porter is also an active photographer. Her work has been published in numerous major media including Interview, Art in America, New York Times On-line, T-Magazine blog, InStyle Online, and Curbed.

Porter was a dream to work with. She guided me carefully through the process of making an offer, negotiating with the sellers, having the property inspected, preparing my board package, and all the millions of other details involved in buying a home. She kept me informed and kept my worries to a minimum. She was responsive, thoughtful, and organized, and she supported me and my interests all the way along! - K.F. buyer
Buying your first apartment is a daunting task! We had met with a bunch of real estate agents from various companies, but when we met with Porter from Harkov Lewis Team we knew we had found the perfect match. Porter immediately understood what we were looking for and didn't waste our time on apartments that didn't fit what we were looking for. She made us feel comfortable, was incredibly knowledgeable and just wonderful to talk to. I am certain that we wouldn't have found the apartment of our dreams if it wasn't for Porter. We liked Porter so much we invited her to our house warming party! - N.D. buyer
Porter was fantastic to work with in the sale of my apartment. She was very attentive to me and responsive whenever I needed her. Porter is very personable and lovely to work with. She also did a fantastic job staging the entire apartment to show and sell. - H.L seller
Porter managed to rent my place at asking price despite the worst January weather in years. I was not in town, so she handled everything-even coming over to the apartment in her spare time to help box books and move some art work. Her upbeat attitude, sense of humor, encyclopedic knowledge of the market, and ability to work with literally anybody makes her the perfect real estate agent. Plus, she's incredibly cool to boot-the kind of person you'd love to have a cocktail with at the end of the day. I will definitely be using her again, and I can't recommend her highly enough. - K.F. Landlord

Halstead Property, LLC

743 DEAN STREET
743 Dean Street,  Prospect Heights,  Brooklyn,  NY $2,599,000
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Townhouse
4 beds  /  3.5 baths
Web #: 11179678

Amenities

Outdoor Space
Garage

Contact
Porter Hovey (212) 521-5783
Ari Harkov (212) 381-4246
55 BERRY STREET 3E
55 Berry Street 3E,  Williamsburg,  Brooklyn,  NY $1,495,000
Information

Loft
1 bed  /  2.0 baths
Web #: 1039981

Amenities

Health Club
Pet Friendly
Storage

Contact
Porter Hovey (212) 521-5783
Ari Harkov (212) 381-4246
104 CENTRAL AVENUE
104 Central Avenue,  Bushwick,  Brooklyn,  NY $1,299,000
Information

Townhouse
Web #: 11721157
New: 6 days ago

Amenities

Contact
Porter Hovey (212) 521-5783
Ari Harkov (212) 381-4246
580 CARROLL STREET 3B
580 Carroll Street 3B,  Park Slope,  Brooklyn,  NY $1,175,000
Information

Condominium
2 beds  /  2.0 baths
Web #: 11332390
Contract Signed

Amenities

Washer/Dryer

Contact
Porter Hovey (212) 521-5783
Ari Harkov (212) 381-4246
201 WEST 70TH STREET 5G
201 West 70th Street 5G,  Upper West Side,  NYC $899,000
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Cooperative
1 bed  /  1.0 bath
Web #: 11024079
Contract Signed

Amenities

Attended Lobby
Outdoor Space
Garage
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Contact
Porter Hovey (212) 521-5783
Warner Lewis (212) 381-6590
765 PARK PLACE 3B
765 Park Place 3B,  Crown Heights,  Brooklyn,  NY $649,000
Information

Condominium
2 beds  /  1.0 bath
Web #: 1689191
Contract Signed

Amenities

Outdoor Space
Storage

Contact
Porter Hovey (212) 521-5783
Ari Harkov (212) 381-4246

Porter Hovey's Past Closings

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

COOPERATIVES AND CONDOMINIUMS
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Scene MagazineSpotlight On Chelsea

365 West 20th Street, 5C $799,000 Located on one of the most beautiful tree-lined blocks in New York City, this 11-window gem allows for lots of light yet is serene and quiet with a mixture of modern and Old World...
Scene Magazine - Monday, April 07, 2014

New York MagazineGreat Spaces

Murray Hill Debut Nestled in the heart of Murray Hill, this light-filled, junior one bedroom in the six-story, pre-war Hendricks House at 245 East 37th Street features a house-like layout as you enter a foyer that leads to the bedroom,...
New York Magazine - Monday, November 18, 2013

New York MagazineStarter Spaces

Nestled in the heart of Murray Hill, this light-filled, junior one bedroom in the six-story, pre-war Hendricks House at 245 East 37th Street features a house-like layout as you enter a foyer that leads to the bedroom, a large...
New York Magazine - Monday, October 07, 2013

New York TimesResidential Sales Around The Region

Prospect Park South $370,000 25 Parade Place, Brooklyn 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom 4 Weeks on the Market 995-sq-ft. prewar co-op; elevator, dining area, renovated eat-in kitchen w/ window, high ceilings, h/w floors, 2 exposures; maintenance $612, 50% tax deductible;...
New York Times - Friday, September 06, 2013

New York ObserverFlipping Over The Edge Williamsburg Penthouse Sells For 3 M

With a forest of high-rises about to sprout on the Greenpoint waterfront and Two Trees looking to build Brooklyn’s tallest tower at the old Domino Sugar Factory site, the Edge and Northside Piers are about to have a lot...
New York Observer - Monday, June 17, 2013

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55 Berry Street 3E

Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY - Web #:1039981 Ari Harkov Lic. Assoc. R.E. Broker Tel: (212) 381-4246 harkovlewis@halstead.com Porter Hovey Lic. R.E. Salesperson Tel: (212) 521-5783 phovey@halstead.com Warner Lewis Lic. Assoc. R.E. Broker Tel: (212) 381-6590 harkovlewis@halstead.com

743 Dean Street

Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, NY - Web #:11179678 Ari Harkov Lic. Assoc. R.E. Broker Tel: (212) 381-4246 harkovlewis@halstead.com Porter Hovey Lic. R.E. Salesperson Tel: (212) 521-5783 phovey@halstead.com Aguayo Team Contact Agent Aguayo Team Lic. Assoc. R.E. Broker Tel: (718) 878-1784 aguayoteam@halstead.com Kate Akerly Lic. Assoc. R.E. Broker Tel: (718) 613-2985 kakerly@halstead.com

The Harkov Lewis Team- Exceeding Expectations

The Harkov Lewis Team at Halstead Property is one of the top-producing teams at the firm. The team has represented a wide array of clientele in the sale and purchase of their homes, as well as in the leasing and sale of commercial properties throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn, including numerous professional athletes, celebrities, and business executives, as well as first-time...

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10 Hidden Williamsburg Gems - By Harkov/Lewis
10 Hidden Williamsburg Gems- By Harkov/Lewis

TEN HIDDEN GEMS OF WILLIAMSBURG, BROOKLYN With  Ari Harkov  and  Warner Lewis , Licensed Assoc. R.E. brokers in our Village Office and partners in  The Harkov-Lewis Team Ari:  In 2007 my wife and I moved from Manhattan to Brooklyn. We absolutely love Williamsburg and have...
Friday, September 26, 2014

Quote of the Day: Ari Harkov to the NY Times
Quote Of The Day Ari Harkov To The NY Times

QUOTE OF THE DAY - ARI HARKOV TO THE NEW YORK TIMES August 1st, 2014 Our own Ari Harkov and Warner Lewis of the Harkov Lewis Team  were interviewed by the New York Times today  on the growing wave of new townhouse...
Tuesday, August 05, 2014

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