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About Joan Swift

          PinnacleClub Award Winner 2016, 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2011

          2016 #3 Individual Broker at DouglasElliman

          2011 #1 Individual Broker at DouglasElliman

          Real Trends 2017- Ranked among theTop 130 Teams by Transaction Value

          Real Trends 2017- Ranked among theTop 40 Teams by Average Price

          Wall Street Journal – Top 100 SalesProfessionals, 2012

          Ranked #7 Broker in the U.S. byPrudential Real Estate

          Fine Homes International Specialist

Named the #3 Top ProducingIndividual Broker at Douglas Elliman in 2016, #1 Top Producing IndividualBroker at Douglas Elliman in 2011 and ranked #7 in the U.S. by Prudential RealEstate, Joan consistently places in the top 1% of Douglas Elliman agents.Numerous feature articles in The New York Times and The Real Deal attest to hersuccess.

Joan specializes in high-endluxury properties including townhouses, lofts, co-ops, condos and newdevelopments, both uptown and downtown. Joan was individually profiled by theReal Deal and several times has been named Top Residential Agent of the Weekand Deal of the Month. The New York Times "Big Ticket" covered her in2013 for her luxury condo sale and 2011 and 2012 for luxury co-op sales. She isa Pinnacle Club Award Winner, awarded to those individual agents with$1,000,000+ in gross annual commissions in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2016,demonstrating Joan's ability to consistently deliver results for her clientsyear after year.

Joan has grown her businessprimarily through repeat referrals and has a loyal following of discerning andhigh profile clientele who appreciate her honesty, accessibility, and tenacityin helping a seller to get the most exposure and highest price. She maintains awide network of buyers and sellers locally and internationally, and herknowledge and experience is frequently drawn on by both developers and othertop agents to deliver opinions on pricing and marketing strategies. Joan takesan attentive, hands-on approach, and her success in real estate stems fromproviding her clientele with guidance, resources and the support they need tofind the perfect property.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Her background as atherapist allows her to offer her clients her undivided attention and it issecond nature for her to be attentive and discrete when dealing with clientsthat expect and rely on superior service. Joan can quickly identify acustomer's needs and provide a course of action that greatly benefits andprotects both her buyers and sellers. As a proud native New Yorker, she isknowledgeable not only about what the city has to offer, but also about how toeducate buyers on the diverse neighborhoods and complex world of Manhattan realestate. She has raised two children in Manhattan, now both living and working asyoung adults here, and is intimately familiar with the specific needs of manyfamilies when choosing a home. Purchasing or selling real estate in Manhattanis a huge investment and commitment and she works relentlessly on her clients'behalf and guides them to make sound, informed decisions. 

Joan, as Co-Director of Sales at 301 East 50th Street, recently completedthe successful sell-out of all 57 units in a new development condominiumdesigned by Cook Fox and located in Midtown East. She is also the resident broker specialist at her Park Avenueco-op in Carnegie Hill. Joan is a longtime supporter of many philanthropicorganizations including the Alzheimer's Association, Make-a-Wish foundation,Doctors Without Borders, Smile Train, Memorial Sloane-Kettering Cancer Centerand Global Colors. 


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Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker

575 Madison Ave

New York, NY 10022

Office: 212.702.4039

Mobile: 917.991.1590



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