George Gerontidis
George Gerontidis

An ex professional soccer player, George has asserted his presence in the Real Estate industry. Born in Athens, Greece, and raised in Queens, New York, he is pursuing a Bachelors Degree at Mercy College, with a major in Business Administration. Boasting expertise in marketing, property valuation and cost efficiency, George works with an array of investors and homeowners.

George's professional career began when he joined Keller Williams. Within his first 6 months as an agent, he successfully completed over $5 million in sales. George later moved to Nestseekers International after he was recognized by top agent and star of Netflix's "Million Dollar Beach House," Peggy Zabakolas. Joining Peggy and the PeggyZ team, George has included a focus on the luxury market, along with a current focus on investment properties.

Stelios Hiotis
Stelios Hiotis

Luxury Sales and New Development

Stelios Hiotis was born and raised in Queens, NY and has resided there for the majority of his life. He is a devoted and motivated individual who has fervently refined his knowledge of Manhattan and the surrounding boroughs.

Stelios earned an Electrical Engineering degree from Farmingdale State College in 2009 but soon realized his true passion’s lie in the competitive real estate market of the greater New York City area. With his new found focus and resolve, Stelios thrusted himself into Real Estate and since then has navigated the greater New York City market with the same poise and vigor he demonstrates in every endeavor. In Stelios’ relentless desire to expand his knowledge of the city’s real estate market, he has undertaken a variety of responsibilities including managing and developing properties for new and existing owners.

Stelios has managed numerous commercial and residential buildings in the greater New York City area. He’s been involved with 1031 exchange, short sales, foreclosures, affordable housing, and investment properties. He has an extensive understanding of the market in the city of New York and the surroundings boroughs. Stelios works closely with buyers, sellers and developers, with a great emphasis on ensuring the satisfaction of all involved.

Peter Patrikis
Peter Patrikis

Peter is a true professional, he is known for his reliability and attention to detail, his positive attitude is evident to everyone that he meets. His spirit of can do and tenacity is a great combination to have in your corner when investing in real estate. Peter will earn the clients trust and confidence by making sure the client’s needs are met.

Peter began his career with an education in electrical engineering eventually working for International Telephone and Telegraph (ITT) designing and implementing newly developed communication technologies for high profile clients such as Calvin Klein, Former President Gerald Ford, Malcom Forbes, The New York Stock Exchange, The World Trade Center, Atlantic and Capitol Records and the list goes on. He went on to be a technical advisor in support of Live performances for members of Black Sabbath, Queen, Mountain, Rod Stewart, Kiss, Billy Joel, Tom Jones, and more. He is no stranger to the complexities of today’s technology and incorporates his skills and knowledge to better serve his client’s needs.

Peter loves New York City, he was born and raised there and knows it intimately. He speaks Greek and comes from an art and design family. He has spent the last 15 years acquiring, developing, designing and maintaining luxury properties for business travelers and tourists from around the world, moreover Peter continues his connection to his Greek heritage, locating, building and restoring luxury homes on the mainland and the islands of Greece.

In his spare time Peter loves to see the sights and sounds of the locations he is in. From the architecture, to the infrastructure, the topography, the diversity of food and music all make for a fascinating time of discovery and enjoyment for him.

Peggy Zabakolas Esq
Panagiota Zabakolas

For nearly a decade, Peggy has been a leading force in the real estate industry. Peggy’s rise in real estate was a natural progression. Born in Queens, and raised on Long Island, she graduated from Hofstra University Zarb Business School. Following college, she worked in commercial real estate before going to law school. While in law school, she expanded her horizons into the international markets. Peggy spent a summer in London and Paris studying Real Estate Transactions in a Global Market and is also fluent in Greek.

As a member of the NYS Bar she has an expertise in transactional law, property, contracts and zoning provisions. Peggy abides by a standard of excellence that exceeds that of the average broker. Peggy was one of the original, founding members of one of the most successful real estate teams in the country. Her in-depth understanding of law, finance and real estate have been the foundation which she has built her own team of very talented agents and brokers, specializing in New York’s most active markets--Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and the Hamptons.

Peggy is able to seamlessly meld her vast knowledge of the inner-workings of real estate with her extensive business acumen, she is often called upon to mentor and consult with others in her field. She devotes all of her time and attention to helping her clients achieve their goals no matter the location. Working extensively with clients both domestic and internationally, Peggy understands the difficulties of purchasing a home, and is subtly anticipatory in each step of the process. You will be comforted by Peggy’s professionalism and poise under the unavoidable pressure of the Real Estate market.

She has appeared as an expert commentator on Fox Business, among a wide array other major media outlets and had a recurring role on of Bravo TV's “Million Dollar Listing New York.” In 2020 she became one of the stars of the Netflix original series "Million Dollar Beach House." This offers her clients an unprecedented level of exposure.

The Peggy Z Team is dedicated to your total satisfaction throughout the hectic and detailed process of buying and selling real estate.

The one-stop-shop atmosphere we offer our prospective buyers, sellers, renters, investors and developers has made us a go to partner for high profile clients, looking for a superior level of service and knowledge. The tireless dedication put forth by both Peggy and her team guarantees each client a smooth, clear and comprehensive guide through the complexities of the real estate process.

The Peggy Z Team also has translators available upon request for any of our international clients.


Harry Zikos
Harry Zikos
Harry Zikos is a native New Yorker. He loves conducting business in a city that thrives on competition. He is no stranger to real estate as it runs in the family. While watching his parents manage their own boutique firm, he developed his own passion for the housing market. Harry has been a licensed and seasoned real estate broker since 2009. Now climbing the ranks at Nest Seekers International, Harry comes with a wealth of experience practicing in the Empire State. With his industry know-how along with his academic background, including a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management & a minor in Finance from Adelphi University, he comes equipped with the knowledge necessary to obtain only the greatest satisfaction for his clientele.

Harry’s number one priority as a broker is paying the highest level of attention to detail in every transaction from showing to closing. He views himself as a clients’ advocate, and believes his purpose is to make their real estate transaction as smooth and stress free as possible. Giving the utmost representation is essential. Harry is consistently researching the global financial markets in order to properly guide his clientele on their real estate investment plans and makes sure to be ready, willing and able to serve his clients.

During his spare time, Harry loves to work out, ski, train martial arts, cook and read. He also enjoys the outdoors, playing tennis and exploring new finds and hot spots in The City That Never Sleeps. He is fluent in Modern Greek and speaks conversational Portuguese. Μιλάω Ελληνικά