About

FIRSTSERVICE REALTY NYC

As the brokerage subsidiary of FirstService Residential New York, FirstService Realty NYC offers a full range of tailored real estate services, from lease and sale negotiation to targeted marketing. Our team of professional, experienced, and licensed sales and leasing experts are local NYC experts – we know its neighborhoods, its trends, its values and so much more. We continuously seek ways to stimulate the marketplace and maximize property values, while providing exceptional customer service to our clients.

Sales Resources

Our Team of Professional, Licensed Experts

Are available to work with you to ensure a smooth transaction while obtaining the highest value for your apartment. By combining our familiarity with your building and deep knowledge of the New York City real estate market, FirstService Realty NYC’s real estate team isuniquely positioned to create a powerful strategy to market your apartment, obtain a qualified purchaser, and guide that individual quickly and efficiently through completing the transaction.

FirstService Realty NYC represents apartment owners in many of New York City’stop condominium and cooperative properties. We specialize in residences rangingfrom high-rise towers and new developments to prewar landmark buildings.

RESOURCES

We leverage the pricing and sales history of your property, along with data from competing properties in your neighborhood to properly price your home.

EXPERIENCE

We use our industry experience to ensure that you receive the maximum return on your investment.

SIMPLICITY

Our goal is to deliver a speedy and smooth transaction while providing you with the highest level of professionalism and service.

INSIDE ADVANTAGE

We will work diligently with you every step of the way— from developing a customized marketing plan to maximize exposure and value, to facilitating the application review process, to liaising with the board through the approval process.

STRATEGY

We leverage our years of marketing experience with a proven strategic approach that will elevate your home and generate qualified leads.

Rentals Resources

New York's Premier Property Management Company

Offering a depth of experience in every facet of NYC sales and rentals, FirstService Realty NYC and FirstService Residential Rental Division/Development Marketing provide comprehensive brokerage and rental management services that maximize occupancy, value, and savings. With our extensive NYC rental experience and insights – coupled with the commitment to service excellence of our parent company FirstService Residential New York – we understand the importance of establishing relationships, creating value and assisting our rental clients at every stage. That’s how we make a difference, every day, for you.

Rental Division & Development Marketing

Our Development Marketing Division is the preferred choice for those seeking a comprehensive range of NYC apartment rental marketing services, including pre-development consulting on new NYC rental developments, repositioning existing rental assets and developing a marketing and leasing platform for rental properties. Our seasoned and knowledgeable team has a proven track record of building and managing some of NYC’s most recognized brands from conception to completion. Additionally, all of our marketing strategies partner our team’s expertise with best-in-class industry providers, resulting in a customized and effective marketing campaign for your development.As an added benefit, we are a third party provider, so we understand the value and importance of integrating all aspects of residential building management, from the back of house operations to prospect-facing leasing staff. Our development marketing team offers these services to buildings of all sizes and to clients who include private owners, institutional investors and REITs across Manhattan and New York City’s outer boroughs.

Absentee Owners Services

Maximizing Your New York City Investment Property

FirstService Realty NYC is committed to providing the best service to our clients. Take a moment to explore our strategic approach to residential Sales and our additional services to maximize NYC investments for Absentee Owners.

Our services can simplify owning an investment property in NYC while you are away:

FINDING QUALIFIED TENANTS

Working alongside your property manager, FirstService Realty NYC agents are committed to finding the most qualified tenants for your property. Our application process is designed to filter out unsuitable applicants and is guaranteed to help us find the best tenants possible.

ASSISTANCE WITH BOARD APPLICATIONS

We assist owners with the completion of board packages for subletting their properties. If a lease approval is required, we will work alongside building management to ensure proper submission; we will track board packages to ensure timely preparation and processing and will clarify and answer any questions you may have.

GENERATING LEASES

FirstService Realty NYC will provide the proper leasing and lease renewal documentation for both rent stabilized and free market leases specifically modified for your property, ensuring your tenants are in agreement with and will follow your building’s regulations. Our extensive experience in generating lease documentation means that any changes in laws or regulations are immediately reflected in our application forms and lease documents.

PROPERTY TURNOVER

In preparation for your new tenant, we will conduct move-out inspections prior to the lease expiration of your current tenant. While inspecting the property our associates will check for damage, missing items, as well as wear and tear. We will then obtain estimates for repair and make deductions from the tenants’ security deposit accordingly. Subsequently, we will supervise turnover work such as painting, floor refinishing, basic maintenance and other repairs.

RENOVATION OVERSIGHT

In a competitive market like NYC, renovating your property can help minimize the vacancies and maximize the return on your real estate investment. While you may be overseas or outside of the local area, if you are considering renovating your property, we will work with our trusted contractors from start to finish, ensuring that the job is done within your budget, in addition to providing you with detailed progress reports every step of the way.