Luxe new developments. And competition—fierce competition. Against that backdrop, Manhattan’s largest brokerages carved out a bigger piece of the pie for themselves this year, The Real Deal’s annual ranking of the borough’s biggest residential real estate firms shows.
Real estate broker Kathy Sloane says she is still closing some deals and that now is also an opportunity of a lifetime for people who have cash saved. "The people who can be liquid right away are in a strong buying position," she said.