Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker
#6 New York City Agent by GCI
#10 New York City Agent by Transaction
Top 1% Nationwide
Chairman's Diamond, Platinum & Gold Awards
Drive. Experience. Expert Service. Exceptional Results. Laura Cao strives to be the best at everything she does, and loves her job with the city's top firm. An award-winning real estate broker, and recently ranked #6 New York City Individual Agent by GCI and #10 New York City Individual Agent by Transaction, Laura has earned coveted industry accolades for her performance, as well as consistent compliments from clients who repeatedly refer her business. Honest, trustworthy and reputable are just some of the qualities Laura receives praise for on a daily basis.
As one of the youngest and most accomplished real estate agents in the city, Laura's diverse clientele includes investors from Asia and Europe as well as CEOs of top corporations, entertainment and fashion firms, with Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, Chase, Citibank, Barclays, MTV, Conde Nast, LVMH and Gucci among the many. She has also gained recognition in top media spots with her properties featured in the New York Times, New York Post, and appearances on HGTV "Selling New York," to name a few.
A resident of TriBeCa, Laura has lived and worked in the neighborhood intimately and throughout downtown SoHo, West Village, Battery Park, Midtown, Clinton and Upper West Side throughout her career owning her vast knowledge of the neighborhoods and all of Manhattan where she consistently represents, sells and rents real estate.
A San Francisco native, Laura received her Bachelor degree at 21. At 23, she earned a Masters of Communications from New York University, purchased her first investment property then sold it two years later for a substantial profit. At 26, Laura bought another commercial investment property plus two new townhouses through a 1031 Tax Exchange, honing her knowledge and negotiation skills sought after by owners and developers alike.
Always striving to be on top of her profession, Laura is very strategic in negotiating the best deals for her clients no matter what the market climate. She possesses extensive experience in all aspects of the business, and exhibits a strong work ethic that stops at nothing to get results. What's more, Laura is highly personable and takes extreme care in listening to all her clients' needs assuring unmatched superior service every time.
Before entering real estate, Laura worked in film production, public relations and promotions. She offers sellers and owners the most innovative marketing and advertising approach, and has a proven track for achieving record prices in record time. For buyers and renters, Laura has extensive knowledge and experience in the luxury market, and enjoys educating customers on every aspect of real estate to always inspire informed decisions. Laura also has experience dealing with complex transactions including short sales and commercial real estate making her the true consummate real estate professional.
From the first moment you meet Laura, she exudes passion for her work. Call her today (212) 350-2828 for unrivaled services whether you want to buy, sell or rent.
When Laura is rarely not working, she donates to charity, enjoys cooking, learning photography and traveling. She loves animals and you can often find her walking her dog along the Hudson River.