Samuel DeFranceschi

Samuel DeFranceschi
Associate Real Estate Broker
587 5th Ave
1688 Meridian Ave Miami Beach FL
License: Associate Broker
Mobile: 646.331.8534
Fax: 212.252.9347

Sam DeFranceschi specializes in sales in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Sam conceived his career negotiating property sales as a general contractor at Jumeirah Essex House. His experience as a GC and an investor allows him to accurately assess residential or commercial space as a builder and a buyer. A keen listener, adaptive and receptive to his clients' needs, he always thinks one step ahead of expectations. His passion for service and his ability to understand the needs of his clients make him the most resourceful agent in the city.

Born and raised in Boston, Sam earned a BA in Global & International Studies from The University of California, Santa Barbara.Sam spent one year in Barcelona studying political science and another year in Bordeaux learning the French language and hospitality industry. His knowledge of American, French and Spanish cultures and languages make him an ideal representative. Prior to his career in real estate, he was the personal assistant to cosmetics giant, Francois Nars.

An avid golfer boasting a 4.5 handicap, Sam is a sport enthusiast with a passion for all things athletic particularly baseball, basketball, soccer, racquetball and running. He enjoys photography, cooking and travel. He lives in Park Slope, Brooklyn where he has a home office for real estate and even a private studio for recording Voiceover.

2016 NY Post: ‘Shark Tank’ alum selling tiny East Village pad for $895K
2016 DNA Info: 4 Apartments To Put on Your Open House Agenda
2015 DNA Info: 3 Apartments With Easy Manhattan Commutes
2015 The Conway Daily Sun: The Highs and Lows of Downsizing
2014 Commercial Observer: Developer Hopes to Close on Clinton Property
2013 The Real Deal: Comps get Complicated
2013 Wall Street Journal: Hell's Kitchen Bubbles as Activity Escalates
2013 The Real Deal: Brokers Struggle in Seller’s Market
2013 Wall Street Journal: It's the End of Chelsea
2013 Observer: The Next Pinterest
2012 Observer: 15 Central Park West
2012 Curbed: 4M Bay Ridge Funhouse
2012 Real Estate Weekly: New York’s Euro Zone
2012 The Real Deal: One-time Soho home of Fugees bandmember sells in all-cash deal
2012 Curbed: Landmark Loft at the Seaport
2011 NBC: Landmark Loft at the Seaport
2011 NBC: Location, Location, Negotiation
2011 NBC: A Real Jewel in Brooklyn
2011 New York Post: Singer Building
2011 FOX: The Lolli Mansion
2011 Interior New York
2011 NY Post: Bay Ridge Mansion
2010 Time Out: Top Ten NYC Agents
2010 Looking for Love Real Estate


French and Spanish fluency


University of Bordeaux, FR
Autonomous University of Barcelona, SP
University of California Santa Barbara, CA
Brookline High School, MA