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Halima Alaouizaki
Halima Alaouizaki

Halima Alaouizaki has lived in New York for over a decade. She is very conversant with the City’s diverse neighborhoods and its embryonic multifaceted real estate market.

Halima is a forward- thinking individual who possesses innate traits of commitment, dedication, and matchless resourcefulness coupled with profound sensibility towards her clients’ anticipations. Anyone who knows Halima will agree on her competitive nature that keeps her constantly involved in the deal to assure the best interest of her clients, her energetic personality, integrity, outstanding professionalism, intense speed and follow through. Are you nervous selling your home ? or buying your dream home? Halima is the agent you want to have on your side. She will makes the process very smooth for you and your family.

By Partnering with Nest Seekers International as a licensed real estate professional, Halima benefits from Nest Seekers International’s incredible marketing power to deliver the highest service for her clients. Halima has acquired exquisite negotiating talents thanks to the confidence and assertiveness Nest Seekers International provide through its vast research data and market threshold.

Halima graduated from St John’s University of New York with BS in Hospitality Management. Having a 10 years experience in Hospitality operations and sales working for upscale Hotels like Trump International Hotel and Tower, Hyatt, and Sofitel, Ms Alaouizaki has developed a wide Network of high profile clientele and long-lasting relationships. She has mastered the art of customer service by managing clients’ expectancies and going the extra mile to get all her cutomers their dream home.

Halima is a multilingual speaker. She speaks and writes French and Arabic proficiently. She is also a pet lover who enjoys reading, intelligent conversations and volunteering work.

Paty Brady
Paty Brady

Paty has been living in The Hamptons for the past 11 years, where she enjoys the tranquility of the area in the winter and all the festivities of the summer; she also enjoys the closeness to Manhattan.

A graduate of the Universidad de las Americas Puebla, one of the most prestigious universities in Latin America, Paty earned her B.A. in business administration. As a part of the program, she was an exchange student at the University of Wisconsin. After obtaining her B.B.A., she went to study at the CUEF (Centre Universitaire d'Etudes Francaises) at Stendhal University in Grenoble, France. This exposure to different cultures made her fluent in different languages and nurtured her open and naturally friendly nature.

Paty has plenty of experience in the financial field. She worked as a business banker and as an investment banker with one of the most important banks in the US, being recognized as a top banker not only in the New York market but nationwide as well.

Throughout her banking career she has watched and studied the markets and trends of both sales & rentals and has shared her husband’s common interest as he is listed as one of the top agents in the Hamptons. Some call the Hamptons one of the best resorts in the world. Our Nest Seekers Water Mill office serves as also one of the most prestigious zip codes in the world. Paty enjoys meeting people who visit the area since they come not only from NYC, but from all over the world.

In her time off she enjoys the company of her husband and daughters. She enjoys the beautiful sunsets, attending musical performances and cultural events. Paty has a personality that welcomes you at the door. You can contact her at the Watermill office.

Paty Brady

631-902-2674

Brigitte Branconnier
Brigitte Branconnier

Brigitte brings an international sensibility to her current East End lifestyle.

Having moved to New York City from her native Montreal in 1999, she has firmly established herself as a consummate design professional. Based in NYC during these years, Brigitte has lived in Amsterdam and Miami where she has acquired an intimate knowledge of these markets.

She has a discerning taste for luxury at every level in Architecture, Home design and will provide her best knowledge of home staging your property before it is listed on the market

to help owners sell their homes faster and for a higher price, offering a larger return on your investment.

Brigitte embarked in this journey very well traveled. She worked for years as Design Director in the fashion world in “ Europe, South America and Asia”. Conviction and back ground afford her an uncanny sensibility in servicing the needs of an international clientele in the purchase or rental of luxury properties.

With access to all listing services and network, she provides complete coverage of the market. A personalized approach with attention to details provides a unique vision to her clients. Whether you are new to the Hamptons or a Native first time buyer or renter, Brigitte will find you the right property for your needs. She speaks French, English and Italian.

Noë Brown
Noë Brown

Noë Brown epitomizes integrity, positive energy, hard work, and creative service in every detail of your real estate transaction. Noë grew up in the islands of French Polynesia, completed three Master's degrees in Counseling Psychology, Holistic Psychology, and Business Marketing in California and Massachussetts. She moved to the Hamptons from Maui, Hawaii, where she started learning about real estate and working closely with agents leading their marketing platforms. She is passionate about finding buyers their perfect luxury nests, sellers their best profit, and investors the most beneficial value on their returns. Noë loves the outdoors, especially hiking and stand-up paddle boarding. She also enjoys traveling and learning about other cultures. And nothing gives her more joy than what she does in real estate. She uses her experience and foresight to proactively address every aspect of transaction to help prevent any problem. Her loyalty is to her clients and her clients only.

Samuel DeFranceschi
Samuel

Appelle moi pour savoir plus sur New York.

SAMUEL 646.331.8534

Leda Gorgone
Leda Gorgone

Known for blending a friendly personality with a tireless work ethic, Leda Gorgone is a nine-year veteran of New York City real estate with an unparalleled track record helping clients find their ideal homes and achieve optimal sales for their current ones. Leda's carefully crafted approach involves listening closely to her clients' needs and working attentively to meet their objectives. She gives buyers and sellers total support throughout the entire process: handling all the administrative tasks that go along with a deal; preparing marketing plans, reports and board packages; coordinating appointments; and showing properties.

Born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Leda came to New York two decades ago to take her editorial fashion career a step further. After years working as a fashion journalist and stylist, Leda became a producer and location scout. Her experience researching to find the right spot, the special chair and the perfect model made her transition into real estate a seamless one. She knows how to find the perfect property or the ideal buyer, and when working with sellers she rapidly transforms interiors, bringing the best of them to light.

Leda's extensive experience dealing with a wide range of clients in the fashion world–coordinating all the creative talent and handling celebrity aptitude–also gave her the skills needed to bring together every component of a real estate deal, including coordinating among lawyers, managing agents, co-op boards, mortgage brokers and banks. She has a wide network of contacts throughout New York and around the world, and speaks five languages: English, Portuguese, French, Italian and Spanish.

A West Village resident, Leda truly appreciates the historic architecture and vibrant culture of this legendary neighborhood. A lover of gourmet food, art, photography, and film, she is active in causes that support environmental preservation and animal rights.

As a location scout, Leda discovered the best of five boroughs and knows that all of them have their special secrets, hidden beauties and great values. As a representative, her mission is to help every client find the exact perfect match. Location, location, location means different things to different people, says Leda. Let's find yours.

Meyer Harroch
Meyer Harroch

Meyer Harroch is a NYC Real Estate specialist and is Fluent in French and Hebrew . Meyer was originally drawn to New York Real Estate because he thrives on interacting with people from different nationalities. Meyer does not simply find his clients an apartment, he provides valuable guidance through the whole process of finding the right home. Meyer won't give up until he finds each client the right apartment, be it a sale or a rental. Buyers and sellers can also rely on the fact that he is a skilled and seasoned negotiator who will uphold their best interests and close every deal successfully. Meyer has exceptional knowledge of New York Real Estate.

He helps customers focus on their needs by educating them on the local market, enabling them to make housing decisions that make good economic sense and suit their unique lifestyle. Meyer believes it is important to understand the customers' needs and try to serve them to the best of his ability. He attributes his success to his strong work ethic, wide network, superb instincts and passion for real estate.

Prior to his career in real estate, Meyer worked as a top salesman in the Conference and Hospitality Industry and in the International Trade and Marketing Industry. When not focused on work, Meyer mainly enjoys travelling the world, sports and music the most but also loves spending his nights out at various concerts and musical performances.

Nicholas James
Nicholas James

Nicholas has been involved in the property market for over 15 years with a focus on the London residential market. His initial experience was in property sales and he then moved on to acquiring and refurbishing prime residential property as a developer.

More recently Nicholas has gained experience in commercial property as a co-founder in JBWL, a private investment company that focuses on high yielding industrial investments.
Throughout his career he has been involved in numerous projects in Prime Central London and has been involved in sourcing residential opportunities for development as well as long-term investment.

Clients have included a family property company, high net worth individuals and international investors. Nicholas has been exposed to both the highs and lows of the property market whilst acting with a vested interest in projects.
He has been involved in all aspects of the process and feels that the right time to focus on sales within a market leading company where he can gain exposure to larger transactions.


Although his preference is to use his interpersonal skills for sales, he also enjoy the design element of projects. Nicholas has a strong ability to communicate well with buyers, vendors, developers, and agents involved in the industry.

Steven Ké
Steven Ké

A seasoned real estate professional and corporate relocation specialist, Steven Ké has made his mark in the industry over the past decade by consistently exceeding client expectations with hard work and unfailing attentiveness. His reputation for top-notch customer service coupled with his diverse experience in handling all manner of clients, scenarios and challenges, lends him great credibility as an astute market advisor and trusted client advocate who has a deep understanding of all aspects of the New York City market.

Steven began his career as a top producer at a boutique brokerage firm in Gramercy, working mainly with luxury properties and new developments at the beginning of the transformation of the Midtown West area. Over the last 10 years, he has facilitated all types of deals, streamlined complex transactions for international clients, and gained a sterling reputation in the realm of corporate relocation. He is incredibly skilled at transitioning clients who are moving to New York, from both across the country and around the world, never failing in his mission to find them the perfect home. He wisely draws on the solid relationships he's established with owners, management companies, clients, colleagues, mortgage brokers and real estate attorneys, maximizing these alliances to secure the best possible deal in each transaction.

A New York City resident since 2002, Steven is a seasoned expert on neighborhoods throughout Manhattan, including Lincoln Center/Upper West Side, Midtown West, Gramercy, the Financial District/Battery Park, Tribeca and Chelsea/Flatiron. Steven lives on the Upper East Side, where he enjoys the quiet, tree-lined townhouse blocks and the vast array of restaurants. Fluent in French, he has a deep appreciation for travel and culture, and he regularly partakes of the arts, sports, theatre, live music and fine dining.

Testimonials

"Steven has the highest integrity of any broker I’ve met. He consistently and impressively places his clients’ best interests ahead of his own in an effort to find his clients the best apartments at their most competitive prices. If you’re looking for a hard-working, knowledgeable and trustworthy guide to help you navigate and succeed in the hyper-competitive New York City real estate market, I wholeheartedly endorse Steven Ke."

-Dan Avery, Client

"Working with Steven was a great experience! We were relocating to New York City and didn't know much about the New York real estate market. He was very responsive to all my emails and took the time to review our wishlist over the phone and answer any questions we had. He showed us many apartments in different neighborhoods all over Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens. We found our dream apartment and neighborhood in one weekend thanks to Steven's help. I would highly recommend him to anyone wanting a trust worthy agent that cares about their clients needs."

-Chrystal Roberts, Client

Celine Nasser
Celine Nasser

Born and raised in Beirut, Lebanon. Celine's passion for architecture and design was sparked at a young age. Growing up working for her father's business as one of the leaders in real estate development and sales in the region, she developed a keen understanding of wealth building through real estate acquisition.

With a double major in finance and accounting from the University of Central Florida as well as a background in financial advising, she is able to understand the meticulous relationship between home and investment vehicle, understanding the clients needs as well as the emotional connection to the property.

Celine is well versed in the local real estate climate as well as abroad, being trilingual (English, Arabic, French) makes her a valuable partner to international clientele.

Michael Patti
Michael Patti

Michael is the definition of a hybrid real estate salesperson. As a member of The Soko Team at Nest Seekers, he has worked on everything from high-end residential properties to industrial warehouses. Michael specializes in commercial, multi-family and mixed-use investment sales. When it comes to his clients, Michael treats them like family. Building strong relationships is something that runs in his blood, as his father has been a top sales executive at a Fortune 500 company for many years.

Michael joined Nest Seekers with a background in international business and technology. He has a great deal of real estate experience and knowledge as he was mentored by a well known New York City real estate investor for many years. Michael also specializes in transactions involving foreign buyers and sellers due to his international background, extensive travel, and fluency in French and Spanish.

Working with Michael is always a pleasure because he is very detail oriented and is no stranger to working around the clock until the deal is done. Even after business is concluded, you can always count on him to provide expert advice.

Michael is based out of the Williamsburg, Brooklyn office however he works all throughout New York City and New York State. Some other areas Michael covers are Westchester, Long Island, the Catskills, the Hudson Valley and even New Jersey through our referral network there.

When he is not working, Michael enjoys cooking, golfing, sailing, traveling, salsa dancing and going to the opera. He also loves catching up with clients.

Eric Poullain
Eric Poullain

An established New Yorker with a life-long passion for real estate, Eric has now been living in Lenox Hill after more than 20 years’ residency on the Upper West Side. With over twelve years of experience working at Nest Seekers International, Eric is an accomplished Full Service broker and is well versed in all aspects of the business. Be it luxury new construction, the challenging coop process, investment properties, condominiums, high end rentals or retail. He works with investors, sellers and first time buyers and has extensive experience with foreign buyers / investors and sellers.

Proficient in Manhattan’s High-End market, he has become a savvy negotiator. Eric is client centric and his aim is to surpass his clients’ expectations. He is discerning and can hone in immediately on his clients’ needs. Mr Poullain is dilligent, efficient and a hard working consummate professional. He stays up to date with market trends and the latest new luxury developments and can advise his clients with confidence, help them navigate the selling, buying or rental process with ease and peace of mind, while keeping them informed every step of the way.

Eric is also an expert in senior executive relocation. He has assisted many high profile / high net worth international clients, CEOs, senior executives, hedge fund managers, top-ranking diplomats and dignitaries relocate their families. He prides himself in meeting their high standards with impeccable and personalized service. And they appreciate his diligence and his discretion.

Recently, Eric was honored to represent one of Manhattan’s major landlords in the rental of their large trophy apartments in Lenox Hill prime and was instrumental in their portfolio’s financial success. He is currently working with another prominent NYC landlord on the Upper West Side.

Born in France, Eric moved to the US at a young age and he is bi-cultural and multi-lingual. He attended several international schools alternately in France and the US. After graduating from the Lycee Francais de New York, he attended Temple University School of Business in Philadelphia.

Post college, Eric honed his PR and service skills in the top-end service industry. He worked /managed in New York's most renowned and prestigious venues, regaling celebrities and an elite high profile NY and international clientele. When he can find some free time, Eric enjoys inline skating in Central Park and throughout Manhattan and the boroughs.

Patricia Smith
Patricia Smith

When Patricia was a girl her parents had a house built for the family and they monitored the process closely. She’s had a keen interest in homes ever since. “What a learning experience! I started going to Open Houses and reading the Sunday Times Real Estate section at the age of 11. Daily she pestered her parents with modified floor plans she created for the house! It’s no wonder she has gravitated to Nest Seekers.

Patricia first moved to Manhattan in 1973 and has tracked first hand the explosive growth in this most dynamic of markets. An educator in the international arena for a number of years, Patricia has experience in listening carefully so as to determine what your specific and individualized needs are. She will work with you to assess your lifestyle requirements, analyze the market and find just the right “match” – your new home.

Priscila Vazquez
Priscila Vazquez

Passionate for discovery Priscila ventured into traveling early on. Her life started when she moved to Paris to study. There she grew to appreciate the European mindset. After a series of trips around the world and the USA, she came to New York City. The versatility, lifestyle, opportunities and cultural diversity of people that you encounter only here have made her finally find her niche. In several years she has lived in different areas including Manhattan, Brooklyn and New Jersey.

Now her job and joy is to attach people to what they feel comfortable and happy with. Priscila’s unstoppable diligence and drive to find the absolute best value, while meeting all of the expectations, is how she empowers her clients’ search for that perfect apartment. She is determined to make it a stress free, energetic and personable journey for brand new and seasoned New Yorkers alike.

Her master’s degree in Industrial Organizational Psychology laid foundation for her analytical mind and work ethic. She’s fluent in Spanish, English and French, and studies Russian. Outside of her real estate profession, she is a ballroom dancer, a champion college wrestler and judoka, enthusiastic beach volleyballer, insatiable learner and standup comedy goer.