As an attorney specializing in real estate law for twenty-eight years, Allen brings a broad background in real estate, business, and finance to his career as a residential real estate sales broker.
Having most enjoyed the inter-personal and deal-making facets of his legal career, Allen has concentrated on those aspects of his experience in his career. These skills have made for success in dealing with cooperative boards and condominiums, accountants, attorneys, managing agents, and executors. With this resulting in the consummation of a variety of complicated transactions which otherwise might have faltered. Allen specializes in the handling of real estate property transactions.
Allen was born and raised in New York City and is a graduate of New York University and St. John's University School of Law. He has owned and resided in a cooperative apartment and served on its board of directors and currently, he and his wife Nina own and reside in a townhouse in Brooklyn Heights. Besides his real estate activities, including membership in The Real Estate Board of New York, Allen is an accomplished amateur photographer and jazz aficionado.