REBNY to honor 7 NYC real estate leaders at annual awards banquet

The Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) announced the yearly winners of the trade association’s top awards for outstanding professional success and exceptional contributions to the industry.

REBNY to honor 7 NYC real estate leaders at annual awards banquet

The Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) announced the yearly winners of the trade associations top awards for outstanding professional success and exceptional contributions to the industry.

Halstead unveils corporate rebrand costing ‘in the millions’

New York City-based real estate company Halstead Property today unveiled a wide-ranging corporate rebrand for the first time since 2006 involving a new aesthetic, name tweak and tagline that applies to everything from the firm’s storefronts and website all the way down to its cocktail napkins. 

Leadership Lens: Listen, collaborate, support, mentor and celebrate

Diane M. Ramirez is the chairman and chief executive officer of Halstead Real Estate. Under her leadership, the firm has grown from its original goal of three storefront offices in the most important communities in Manhattan to its current size of near…

How changes are testing the traditional brokerage model

NEW YORK — “It’s the race to zero margins,” said Brad Inman while moderating a brokerage panel at CEO Connect. The room chuckled; after a year chock-ablock with brokerage mergers and acquisitions, the leaders present were well aware that there is chan…

Diane Ramirez: ‘Transparency for buyers, privacy for sellers’

The CEO of Halstead Property talks about her company’s focus on technology, when to meditate and when to enjoy a cocktail, and how she sleeps at night …

How to break into luxury real estate

NEW YORK — The path to becoming a “luxury agent” isn’t always a long and arduous journey. Sometimes agents can take a quantum leap into the niche. That’s what happened with one greenhorn that Diane Ramirez, CEO of New York City-area …

Embrace new technologies that will bring clients through your door

Halstead Property CEO Diane Ramirez has seen real estate brokerage evolve from the days when your sphere of influence was your Rolodex and your territory was in a 20-block radius, to a world where technologies like social media, video and …