Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
Park Avenue Office
Tel: (212) 381-3231
Cell: (917) 969-0177
Monica Podell offers more than 35 years of real estate experience to market-savvy buyers and sellers in Manhattan. Associated with Halstead Property for over 29 years, Monica is one of New York City's top real estate brokers, having sold in excess of hundreds of millions of dollars in luxury sales in Manhattan's finest buildings. Monica has achieved every top honor at Halstead Property including Honoree of the firm's Diamond Club 5 times, Platinum Club, Gold Circle, and Producer's Council. She is consistently one of Halstead's Property's highest-producing brokers and has won every major award including Highest Commission earned.
Using her vast sales experience and in-depth knowledge of Manhattan's housing market and neighborhoods, Monica specializes in high-end properties, with a concentration in larger cooperative and condominium apartments, on the Upper East Side and Upper West Side. She is also an accomplished townhouse broker with equal knowledge of the Downtown markets. Monica's strong personal commitment to each individual is to shepherd them through every aspect of the real estate transaction, no matter how long the process of purchasing or selling a home may take. She can find buyers whatever home they desire, even if it is that elusive needle in a haystack. Whatever a purchaser's requirements, budget or time frame, Monica will secure the best results.
When selling a property, Monica is most attentive to the unique qualities of each property, from obtaining the best prices, to proper staging and strategic marketing. Her excellent knowledge of the industry and strong experience in marketing each exclusive property enables her to sell each home in record time, for the highest possible price. Monica's success over the years is a testament to these well-honed sales skills, even throughout changing market conditions. Creative thinking and personal service are her hallmarks.
A native New Yorker residing on the Upper East Side, Monica understands the day-to-day life of Manhattan. She is dedicated to the city she loves, and it shows through her knowledge of schools, restaurants and points of interest. She guides her client in not just finding a home, but by making them feel comfortable in the new neighborhood they will call home.
Halstead Property, LLC
The following are selected closed transactions in which Monica Podell represented the buyer, the seller, or both:
By Tim McKeough
Q. My apartment has very little closet space. Should I add storage before I put it on the market?
A. An apartment that’s free of clutter, with carefully organized storage space, can...
New York Times - Thursday, October 20, 2011
Upper East Side $5.695 million -- Hankering for some private outdoor space in a prime Manhattan neighborhood? With a "beautiful, south-facing" garden and a "lovely" terrace accessed by French doors, this "impeccably" renovated,...
New York Post - Thursday, October 01, 2009
$900,000 to $1.2 million
Upper East Side ...... $1,137,500
340 East 80th Street
2-bedroom, 2-bath, 10 weeks on the market
1,200-sq.-ft. co-op in a postwar building; 24-hr. doormen, dining area, windowed kitchen, 600-sq.-ft....
New York Times - Sunday, June 18, 2006
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