Austin B Schuster

Austin Schuster is a Senior Global Real Estate Advisor and Associate Broker with Sotheby's International Realty and has been ranked in the top 1% in sales of the Sotheby's International Realty agent network of 45,000 agents nationwide in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. He was ranked in the top five 5 in New York City and top 30 in the United States in sales for all of Sotheby’s International Realty in 2014. Austin is the founder of the Austin Schuster Team at Sotheby's International Realty.

With experience, discretion and hard work, Austin has successfully represented owners and buyers of co-ops, condos and townhouses in every corner of New York's luxury market from the Upper East and West Sides to Soho, Gramercy, Chelsea and Tribeca. His properties can be seen in national and international real estate, luxury and lifestyle magazines and through Sotheby's International Realty's unrivaled web presence on dozens of the most popular search engines. Austin's clients and their properties benefit greatly from Sotheby’s International Realty’s unrivaled worldwide real estate presence with over 730 offices across more than 56 countries and territories and from the company's relationship with the world-famous art and auction house.

While Austin has achieved sales at $11.2M, $16.5 million, $23 million and $36 million, he spends much of his time dedicated to selling properties in the $3 to $15 million range. Austin has also been successfully involved with several off market commercial transactions and has helped place equity investors with local New York developers.

Austin works hard at keeping things simple. He has great focus on getting things done and manages his deals so they have an incredibly high probability of success. While some deals are challenging, he remains clear about the objectives. Austin’s clients rely on him and have great confidence he will make things work.

Having lived in NYC his whole life, Austin thrives because he knows every inch of the City. He commits himself to seeing every transaction is done correctly from its launch to its closing and remains available to his clients and customers every step of the way. Austin attended Allen Stevenson, Riverdale Country School and then Skidmore College.

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