Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker
With over 20 years of experience in the NYC residential sales industry, Associate Broker Elaine Tross is a member among a highly regarded group of real estate professionals. She has earned coveted awards for her exceptional service, market knowledge and professional performance, with a continual stream of repeat and referral business for her excellent service and results.
Known for outstanding negotiation skills and keen attention to detail, Elaine is at the top of her field. She was awarded the Certified Negotiation Expert designation, bestowed to only 1% of all agents nationally, and is in an elite group of brokers who are NYRS Certified (New York Residential Specialist). Elaine has been repeatedly recognized with coveted Chairman’s Platinum and Gold Circle Awards for her sales success. Plus she ranked in the top 4.5% of all real estate brokers in New York State.
Elaine understands that buying or selling a home is a significant emotional experience as well as a large financial investment. With her proven expertise and seasoned knowledge, clients always feel well-informed and confident that with her guidance they’ll make the right decisions. Elaine will advise you on the facts and figures of a transaction; yet she’ll also use her creativity eye to help you envision a space’s potential and market your property prominently in the best possible light. Clients ranging from locals to those from overseas appreciate her informed smart advice, great listening skills, wealth of connections, and commitment to making the sales or purchase process seamless and successful on all sides.
While Elaine has lived on the Upper East Side for many years, she works in every Manhattan neighborhood from the east to west Side, uptown and down. She is in-tuned to each area’s distinct offerings, inventory, buildings, and policies on everything from in-home washers and dryers to pets. Elaine even created a website www.petfriendlymanhattanrealesate.com.
Prior to entering real estate in 2000, Elaine ran her own multimillion-dollar business for 16 years as a manufacturer’s sales representative in high-end children’s wear. Personally, she’s involved in numerous volunteer organizations such as New York Cares (rising coats for the underprivilaged) and has won awards for her dedication. Most recently, Elaine sat on the Board of Directors of The French American Aid for Children and she is a member of International Chamber of Commerce organizations, as well as a member and The German American Chamber of Commce and The European American Chamber of Commerce .