Residential real estate broker in Manhattan for over a decade,focused on investors and luxury properties.
FIABCI-USA NY Northeast Council Board of Directors Member since 2014. 2016 President, FIABCI-USA NY Northeast Council FIABCI-USA Board of Directors since 2016
Involved in local real estate board (REBNY)- Co Chair of the Residential Sales Council, member of Education Committee, Membership Committee, and Co-Chairs Committee. Frequently quoted in press,and national speaker.
Contributing writer for Inman News, past speaker at local and national conferences on business development, and innovative uses of marketing,technology and communications efficiency in the real estate business.
President of a local arts based non profit in New York City (Helped secure a significant grant and spearhead expansion of program in first quarter as president of the board)
Musical Dream (President of the Board of Directors,Director of Fundraising) Special Spectators Destination Imagination
Real Estate Educators Association Real Estate Board of New York (member of four committees, co-chair of one committee) Asian Real Estate Association of America
Nikki brought expertise and experience from success as a business and technology consultant with her to selling real estate in New York City over a decade ago. She joined Engel & Völkers New York City in 2014 as one of the firm's first advisors and is one of the top agents in the entire Engel & Volkers North America network. Nikki served in 2016 as President of the Board of Directors for the FIABCI-USA New York Northeast Council and was elected to in 2016 for a two year term on the FIABCI-USA Board of Directors for 2016-2018
Born and bred in Manhattan, she's long been a resource for information and guidance for friends, colleagues and clients who have decided to make New York their home. She counts data and financial analysis, negotiation, marketing and a deep appreciation for the arts among the skills that help her understand the diverse perspectives of clients and customers, whether they are selling, purchasing or leasing. She is trusted and respected by clients and peers for her command of the local market and understanding how it intersects with the national and international real estate markets, as well as her extensive personal national and international networks.
Nikki has been quoted across a variety of print, television and online media including The New York Times, CBS 2 New York, The Real Deal , Curbed, Brick Underground, Information Week, Huffington Post ,Inman News & has appeared on Selling New York. She holds the Certified Negotiation Expert and Certified Buyer Representative designations,having been involved in bringing both to REBNY and the customization for the market.
Nikki gives back to the real estate industry in New York and beyond . She has been named several times as one of Inman News 100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders and also in 2017 recognized as part of the 2017 Swanepoel Power 200 lists.
She shares the wisdom she's amassed with other agents as a contributing writer for Inman News, is an active member of the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) where she is a member of the Residential Brokerage Membership Committee, Co-Chair of the Residential Brokerage Residential Sales Council, the Education Committee and the Residential Brokerage Co-Chair Council. Speaking locally at REBNY, the greater tri-state area, has been a featured speaker at national conferences, including Inman Connect New York and is an Inman Ambassador.
Additionally Nikki is also a member of the Real Estate Educators Association (REEA) and the Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA)
In her spare time Nikki can be found out and about in New York City, whether it's, at the gym, with her dog Bentley, or enjoying music, great food and wine with friends in New York and beyond. Giving back to the community extends beyond the professional real estate world, into the world in which we live, she is President of the Board of Directors of Musical Dream, and also volunteers with several other organizations, including Special Spectators, and Destination Imagination where she has been a challenge appraiser at the regional, state and international tournaments. She is a classically trained pianist & clarinettist.An avid reader, she is one of the moderators of the NYC chapter of the Las Comadres National Book Club and has served on judging panels for the National Association of Hispanic Publishers Jose Marti Awards and International Latino Book Awards .She is a past member of the Board of Directors for the East Harlem Little League, where she served for many years as their chief information officer. She has remained active with her alumni communities both at Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and the Performing Arts, the 'FAME' high school, and at New York University where she is a member of the Young Alumni Leadership Circle.