SJ was born and raised in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn; it has been home to his family for over 60 years. He has homespun knowledge of the many diverse neighborhoods in New York City. SJ has seen firsthand how Brooklyn has grown and changed over the years and intimately understands the market trends and economic factors that need to be considered when navigating the real estate market.
As a real estate professional, SJ is confident that he can service your real estate needs on any scale. Whether you are ready to buy your DREAM home, sell your current home, looking to rent an apartment or seeking your urban oasis, he hopes you will consider contacting him to provide you with best in class real estate services.
Prior to SJ’s career in real estate, he had a stellar 20+ year career in the financial services industry with a focus on private banking/wealth management. He has managed investment portfolios and prepared financial reports for some of the wealthiest families and top Fortune 500 corporations in the world. SJ has held positions with Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan Chase, and Wells Fargo – just to name a few. A critical factor to SJ’s success has been the trust and reputation that he established with his clients and other professionals as a value-added resource. He was consistently recognized for his outstanding leadership, mentorship, interpersonal skills, and results.
SJ has a strong commitment to mentoring. He has mentored youth as a big brother for Big Brothers Big Sisters. He enjoys exercising, which includes practicing yoga and running. He has one New York City marathon under his belt and is looking forward to the next one soon. When it is time to rejuvenate, you can find SJ traveling to an exotic Caribbean island.
You are a class act! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for all of the effort and care you put into selling our family home. It really meant a lot to us. We appreciate you helping to make our dreams come true. We will stay in touch. Best of luck to you.
Love The Tisdale Family!
Halstead Brooklyn, LLC
The following are selected closed transactions in which Samuel J. "SJ" Oden, Jr. represented the buyer, the seller, or both:TOWNHOUSESRENTALS
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