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Douglas Elliman Welcomes Edgar Marquez

Douglas Elliman Realty recently announced that Edgar Marquez has joined the firm. Edgar brings 17 years of experience to the brokerage and will be based out of Douglas Elliman’s New York City headquarters at 575 Madison Avenue.

“We are thrilled to welcome Edgar to Douglas Elliman,” says Scott Durkin, Chief Executive Officer of Douglas Elliman Realty. “Edgar’s background in law paired with his passion for real estate and design has established himself as a force in the industry. We look forward to his success at Elliman.”

“I am confident that Douglas Elliman is the perfect next step for my career,” says Marquez. “Not only does Elliman offer first-class services in public relations, marketing and technology, but I am excited to take advantage of its exclusive partnership with Knight Frank, as conducting business internationally is incredibly important to me.”

Edgar was born and raised in Venezuela, where he studied Law and became an attorney at the age of 21. He went on to work for the Government Department of Labor Law for two years before moving to the United States and transitioning to real estate.

“Edgar has impressively built his business from the ground up,” says Richard Ferrari, President and CEO of Brokerage, New York City and Northeast Region. “He is a go-getter with a keen understanding of the market, providing his clients with hard data as they navigate the buying and selling process. We are proud to have him at Elliman.”

Edgar is an expert in all areas of real estate sales, from historic re-sales to new developments, and serves neighborhoods from Manhattan to Brooklyn, including the Upper East Side, Midtown, Murray Hill, Flatiron, Tribeca, Greenwich Village, Williamsburg and Dumbo. Edgar’s recent track record includes the following sales: 72 Mercer Street, PHE for $10,225,000, 6 West 20th Street, 8 for $8,350,000, 1 John Street, 5D for $4,000,000 and 255 East 74th Street,14A for $5,075,000.