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MBA in Marketing
Throughout her career Mary Barbrack earned a reputation for integrity, attention to detail and superior customer service. Known for going above and beyond in everything she does, clients praise her ability to provide steady confident leadership that not only eases frustration and stress, but also garners optimal results for both buyers and sellers. Equally personable and professional, Mary has the keen ability to discern people's needs, whether they are first-time buyers, parents buying for children or seasoned investors, and to deliver on those needs with hard work and a results-driven mindset.
Mary came to real estate armed with an MBA and 12 years of valuable experience in marketing and merchandising for the world's top brands — a boon to clients looking to make sure their properties stand out in a crowded marketplace. She's a member of the Real Estate Board of New York and is a Relocation Specialist.
Mary is a member of the Julia Hoagland Team, a group of renowned real estate agents led by Julia Hoagland, known for being innovative and creative thinkers who bring transparency to the Manhattan marketplace through comprehensive data collection and analysis, market research and a gift for interpretation.
Mary was born in Beirut, Lebanon and raised in upstate New York. She has resided in Manhattan for more than two decades. She and her husband raised their two children here, which makes her an ideal ally for parents. Mary enjoys spending time with friends and family, and seeking out the city's best espresso.
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★★★★★"I’m sure no Broker would have accomplished what Mary did. After living in the same apartment for 20+ years, Mary knew she had a tough job ahead. She provided guidance on the look and feel we wanted to achieve and also helped me gauge timing, never trying to push the deal through. She tirelessly followed up on leads and never left me wondering about the status of our sale. Mary an appreciation for small details and an eye to see possibilities. She’s a pleasure to work with and if I’m ever in the market for another apartment she will be my first call!" -Elizabeth M.
★★★★★"Mary is absolutely top notch. She knows her business and is friendly, reliable, and most importantly, trustworthy. She worked tirelessly for us to sell our apartment and helped us to buy our new apartment, seamlessly and simultaneously. Buying and selling real estate in NYC is not for the faint at heart. Mary managed to not only get us well over our asking price, but she also helped us find the perfect new home by guiding us through the bidding process, contracts and closing. Her integrity, attention to detail and professionalism are unmatched. Working with Mary was without a doubt the best choice we made when we decided to sell our apartment and make an upgrade to a larger apartment." -Laura C.
★★★★★"My wife and I bought an apartment with Mary during a very hectic point in our lives – and the process couldn’t have gone more smoothly. Mary was amazingly quick at finding us a home that exactly suited our tastes, was a true professional in the course of negotiations, and got us through the closing process calmly and efficiently. Mary is exactly what you’d look for in a real estate professional – honest, extremely friendly and- most importantly- someone who acts with the highest level of integrity. We would absolutely recommend her." -Derek H.
★★★★★"If you are looking for a fantastic Real Estate Agent then Mary Barbrack is the person for you! Mary helped me find the perfect apartment for my family. Finding an apartment in New York City can be a very daunting, difficult and time consuming task, but Mary takes the stress out of it with her calm demeanor and always upbeat attitude. She made apartment hunting fun but her best qualities are her honesty and integrity. I have worked with many agents in the past and have never had an experience as good as this. Mary will go above and beyond to get you what you're looking for."
"I promise that you will not be disappointed." -Mary Beth O.
★★★★★"I could not have picked a better agent to work with than Mary! As a first time home buyer, Mary's guidance was essential. She is attentive, diligent, responsive, knowledgeable, thorough and organized--she kept all parties in line and on schedule thru the offer, contract, co-op board approval and closing. On a personal level, Mary is honest, kind, caring, positive and just a pleasure to be around. I cannot imagine a better guide and advocate. I would recommend her to everyone!" -Jamillah L.