Spotlights

2019 Ones to Watch: Joseph Aquino, JAACRES

What do you consider to be your greatest success in the past 12 months?
First, my company did four Charleston Shoe Co. deals within six weeks: on Newbury St., Boston; Jobs Lane, Southampton,

2019 Women in Real Estate: Dana Forbes, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty

What is your favorite motivational quote?
“The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential...these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.” ~ Confucius

2019 Women in Real Estate: Jeanine Margiano, Windels Marx Lane & Mittendorf, LLP

What is your favorite motivational quote? 
“Be strong and courageous. Patience and perseverance will always prevail.”

2019 Women in Real Estate: Yesenia Scheker Izquierdo, KPMG LLP

What is your favorite motivational quote?
“If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.” ~ Booker T. Washington. I perform my best when my physical and mental energy are in balance. I feel my best when I can give back and help others. I remind

2019 Women in Real Estate: Lindsay Mesh Lotito, Forchelli Deegan Terrana LLP

What is your favorite motivational quote? 
“You can do anything, but not everything.” ~Anonymous. This is important to remember on busy days and as a female. When professional and personal responsibilities become overwhelming, I stop, take a few deep breaths and

2019 Women in Real Estate: Tina Gagliano, Windels Marx Lane & Mittendorf, LLP

What recent project or transaction are you most proud of? 
I represented a public REIT in its acquisition of a $196.8 million portfolio of 28 floating-rate commercial real estate mortgage loans and worked directly with a special committee of the Board of Directors who ultimately had

2019 Women in Real Estate: Esti Broyde, Roey Realty LLC

What was one of your biggest accomplishments in the last 12 months? 
I sold a rent regulated multifamily property in Brooklyn. The deal fell apart numerous times before it closed. As a broker you have to know how to resolve all issues even the ones that don’t necessarily pertain to the broker. 

2019 Women in Real Estate: Jaime Schultz, Lee & Associates NYC

What is your favorite motivational quote? 
“Be the change you want to see in your world.”

2019 Women in Real Estate: Erin O’Brien, Certilman Balin

What is your favorite motivational quote? 
“Hard work will put you where the good luck can find you.”

2019 Women in Real Estate: Catherine O’Toole, Lee & Associates NYC

What is your favorite motivational quote? 
“What worked yesterday might work today, but is obsolete tomorrow.”