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    • Behind the Mic to Behind the Scenes chobbs-227x300

      Behind the Mic to Behind the Scenes Newscaster-turned-design-star Cathy Hobbs brings big personality to every set By Allison Geller Television was always Cathy Hobbs’ ballgame. Before she took to the screen to share her design expertise, appearing most recently on Oprah Winfrey’s eight-city “The Life You Want” tour, she was scooping up Emmys as a … more

    • Hiring On Instinct Corcoran 01

      The science behind team building with Barbara Corcoran By Amber Snider When it comes to start-up businesses, there is one thing that can either make or break the company: the team you hire. “The most important rule for a real estate broker/owner building a business is recruiting talent,” Barbara Corcoran tells Metropolitan Magazine. Weighing the … more

    • Property Shark Of The Month – Stefani Markowitz, Rutenberg steph

      Property Shark anointed Rutenberg President Stefani Markowitz as this edition’s “Property Shark Of The Month”. The magazine below should open to Stefani’s profile in our digital edition of the publication.  If scripting is blocked on your device, please try to refresh the page or scroll down to the text version of the Q&A. Click here … more

    • Rebranding and Preservation 2

       …with Elizabeth Stribling By Stephanie Jones When Elizabeth Stribling became President of Stribling and Associates in 2013, she knew she had an uncompromising legacy to uphold. Having worked as Director of Marketing and Business Development for many years, Stribling already had a comprehensive understanding of core values, including the number one axiom handed down from … more

    • Real Estate’s Town Crier Allan_TownAdvisor

      ALLAN DALTON The former CEO of Realtor.com, named by the National Association of Realtors® as one of the Industry’s 25 most influential thought leaders, and founder of TownAdvisor.com talks about the importance of putting your town on the map.  Life Beyond The Listing — A Home Seller’s Path To Greater Value “There are 8 million … more

    • APARTMENT NUMBER 12 Photo by David Kestin

      Heather Fink is on… APARTMENT NUMBER 12 Comedian and filmmaker, Heather Fink, gives Metropolitan an artist’s perception of value through a personal snapshot of her life in Brooklyn. Luxury as a term has many definitions, and while financial freedom leads to luxurious experiences, the ability to see the world through other’s eyes has tremendous value. … more

    • Talking With Ivanka Trump 029

      Ivanka Trump (@IvankaTrump)   Executive Vice President of Development & Acquisitions, Trump Organization    What’s your real estate prediction for 2015?  There is still a lot of uncertainly in today’s economy. However, the real estate market, even after a rough few years, will continue to be an important part of our nation’s economic recovery. It’s amazing to … more


      LUXURY BOUTIQUE CONDOMINIUM DEVELOPMENTS: THE NEXT FRONTIER  By: Ryan Serhant   NYC will always be a top global destination for foreign investors and moguls in the market for big ticket, ultra-luxurious Penthouses that sit atop gleaming high-rises. However, my New York based clients noticed that less inventory was available in the middle market luxury space. These buyers have … more

    • The Evolution of Adaptation: A Conversation with Glenn Asher 001-Metro2 (73)

       By: Stephanie Jones  Real estate visionary Glenn Asher may appear to follow a host of career paths, from Executive Vice President of Business Development to Elite Event Planner to Industry Liaison. To Asher, however, he’s merely embodying all facets of a specialized professional in an ever-evolving industry. Asher credits his success to a nuanced understanding … more

    • The “Golden Goddess” of New York Real Estate camduv

      Talking with with Camille Duvall-Hero by Tyler J. Peckio What could being a New York City real estate agent and professional water skier possibly have in common? Surface level, the two could not be more different—one involves navigating the near impossible labyrinth of New York real estate (not for the weak of heart) and the … more

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