TERESA S. WUEST
With more than 25 years of award-winning experience in the New York City real estate market, Teresa Wuest has been ranked #2 in the entire company, among the Top 1% of the country, plus received the prestigious Legend Award for her outstanding service and performance. In 2008 Teresa was appointed Executive Vice President.
A native of Australia, she moved to New York in the late 1980's after living and working in London. Teresa has since adopted Manhattan as her home - specifically the Upper East Side where she still resides with her husband, a physician at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Teresa’s foreign background translates into a credible understanding of the unique and varied needs of people relocating to New York City, and she is committed to making the transition as smooth as possible for her customers/clients. Her transition to real estate was easy thanks to her family's background as developers/investors. During her own career in the field, Teresa has successfully represented both properties and clients throughout New York City and internationally. She prides herself on her ability to listen to and focus on each individual’s needs, and takes time to educate customers in their desired neighborhoods either in the coop, condo or rental residential and commercial market. Those she works with appreciates her knowledge and guidance, and repeatedly offer her praise for her quick yet thorough response, and diligent follow through.
Due to her experience and knowledge, Teresa was selected to exclusively represent thirteen luxury buildings: 530 Park Ave, 200 East 62nd, 165 East 66th St, 30 Park Ave, 10 West 74th, 231 East 76th, 340 East 52nd, 210 West 70th, 98 Riverside Drive, 56 Seventh Ave, 172 West 79th & 85 East End Ave. Teresa also represented the exclusive landmark townhouse of the Hotel Plaza Athenee at 35 East 64th Street. Developers frequently ask for her advice on new developments and conversions. As well as Teresa's many corporate accounts were she helps with the relocation of their employees. She also works with a vast range of people from Royalty to Entertainers, Doctors, CEO's and Financiers/Bankers in addition to International Investors and UN dignitaries. Teresa also represents buyers/sellers looking to purchase/sell off market Hotels and building acquisitions domestically and internationally.
A skilled negotiator, Teresa understands the distinct New York City marketplace and does all she can to bring her customers their desired results. Whether through creative marketing, strong negotiations or aggressive searches, she makes every effort to maximize the outcome of each transaction and is always thinking outside the box. Ultimately, says Teresa, "I want my clients to know they are working with the best.” Her tenacity, professionalism and results orientation have not only earned Teresa the respect of her peers, but reward her with a steady stream of repeat business and referrals that ensure her continued success.
Teresa is a member of the Real Estate Board of New York, and was a longtime member of the Douglas Elliman Advisory Board Committee. She has won numerous awards for exemplary performance and productivity with Douglas Elliman. She also serves as a mentor to new agents in the company as they embark upon their real estate career.
Honors & Awards.
Douglas Elliman Chairman's Circle - Diamond
2019- ranked #4 most transactions
2015- ranked #6 company wide
2010- ranked #5 company wide
2009- ranked #2 company wide
2004- ranked #5 company wide
Douglas Elliman Chairman's Circle - Platinum
2002, 2005, 2007-'08, 2011-12-13-14
Douglas Elliman Chairman's Circle - Gold
2003, 2006, 2016, 2017, 2018
Legend award - 2010
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