Leslie S. Modell, Senior Global Real Estate Advisor, Associate Broker, and founder of The Modell Team, is a top producing broker in Manhattan and has been ranked in the top 1% in sales of the Sotheby's International Realty agent network of 47,000 agents nationwide in 2015. Her impressive sales track record and years of experience have earned her a reputation as being an industry leader in the highly competitive real estate market, and have resulted in her garnering both repeat and referral business from her extensive client network worldwide. A native New Yorker, Leslie has developed lasting relationships with many of New York’s elite and is an expert in dealing with the world’s most sophisticated high-end clientele. She has recently launched the Global Luxury Property Network Group with other top-producing Sotheby’s International Realty brokers, a networking group connecting industry leaders and innovators world-wide.
Throughout her successful career, Leslie has received prominent media recognition as an industry authority. She and her deals have been featured in major publications including The New York Times, Crain's, New York Magazine, The New York Post, The New York Daily News, The Real Deal, Avenue Magazine, and numerous others. Leslie has also appeared on NY1 and Open House NYC, and was the featured broker and host for many years on HGTV's highly popular “Selling New York” program, where she showcased her expertise and exclusive listings.
Leslie is proud to be New York Residential real estate (NYRS) certified by the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY), the highest level of achievement in residential real estate.
Leslie joined Sotheby's International Realty to ensure her clients receive the optimal brand awareness, global reach and marketing prowess they deserve. Whether she is selling a luxurious co-op, condo, penthouse or townhouse uptown, or a distinctive downtown loft, she delivers superior service to clients in every price range, and handles each deal with impeccable attention to detail.
Having managed a total lobby renovation and having served as president and vice president of her co-op board, Leslie is intimately familiar with building procedures and board policies and draws upon her vast network of professional resources including architects, designers, attorneys and bankers. Her seasoned experience and incomparable knowledge make her the ultimate broker for a diverse clientele base with the most discerning needs.