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Benjamin C. Clyburn is a Licensed Salesperson at Sotheby's International Realty, where he specializes in the exclusive representation of clients seeking to purchase, sell or lease condominiums, cooperatives and townhouses in New York City.
Benjamin has held a longstanding passion for architecture and design that has led to his seamless transition into real estate, following a distinguished career in the fashion industry as the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of a leading women's designer apparel business. A career in real estate has offered him a unique and exceptional opportunity to combine a wide range of skills and experiences with a penchant for collaboration, strategic negotiation and all facets of design. Drawing on his varied background, he brings expertise in the area of marketing and sales coupled with a flair for client relations, having also worked in the international departments of fashion powerhouses Giorgio Armani and Brioni.
Through his prior professional affiliations, Benjamin has interfaced with many leading personalities in the fashion, entertainment and media industries while cultivating a diverse group of clientele including celebrities, royal families, professional athletes, artists, financiers and business leaders from all corners of the globe.
Known consistently for his superlative professionalism and resilient work ethic, Benjamin is equipped to offer his clients intelligent counsel based on thorough market research while fully appreciating their desire for premium discretion, high-level knowledge and efficiency, an approach that contributes quantifiable value to sales and lease transactions in achieving the most advantageous deal terms possible for his clients.
A native of Baltimore, Maryland, Benjamin was educated at the prestigious Parsons School of Design in Manhattan, where he received formal training in design and business management. He has traveled extensively throughout Asia, Europe, South America and the Middle East, gaining a depth of knowledge in various cultures that benefits Sotheby's International Realty's global clientele.
Outside of real estate, Benjamin is an avid patron of the arts, and he enjoys everything that makes New York City great: restaurants, museums, shopping, nightlife, and of course, the diversity of people. As for his hobbies, Benjamin is a fishing aficionado, fitness devotee, Colombian salsa dancer and yacht enthusiast.
He is a member of the New York Landmarks Conservancy and committed to supporting numerous charitable institutions including the Central Park Conservancy, the Boys and Girls Club of America, and New Yorkers For Children.