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Joan Brothers

Manhattan Boutique Real Estate, Inc.

Joan Brothers is the founding partner of Manhattan Boutique Real Estate (MBRE). Having experience with both commercial and residential, her particular focus has been in residential with condominium sales, rentals, investment properties and management and new developments. Experience in commercial real estate includes brokering commercial office space, retail leasing, building sales, and real estate consultation. She has been helping clients navigate New York residential and commercial real estate for 20 years. Development related activities include experiences of having raised capital both in equity and debt from institutional investors such as Goldman Sachs, Citibank and private equity for real estate developments (ex. Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group for 2280 FDB New Development Condo, Harlem, NYC). Her MBRE partner, Bill Brothers, has been a partner of Uptown Partners who developed Harlem's well known condominiums 5th on the Park and The Lenox.

Joan has been an active consultant to Uptown Partners on these buildings. She received a BA from Boston College and an MBA from UHBS- Paris, France and University of Hartford, Hartford, CT. Additional Education includes: Certificate from NYC HPD M/WBE Affordable Housing Developers - Capacity Certification Series (Capacity Building Course) 2016, Certificate from NYC SBS - NYC Construction Mentorship Course 2016, Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE) Designation.

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