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  • Aimee Scher, Agent in NYC - Compass

    Aimee Scher

    Licensed Real Estate Salesperson | Licensed as Aimee Michelle Scher
    Experience
    Revenue

    Aimee has closed over $70 million in sales during her career.

    Awards

    Aimee is part of The Leonard Steinberg Team, which is consistently ranked as one of the top ten Broker teams in the United States by the Wall Street Journal.

    Press

    Aimee has appeared in The Real Deal’s "Selling Deals with Instagram" in February 2014, and in the New York Times Home & Garden Section "Should I Update the Flooring in my Entry Hall?" on January 29, 2014.

    Social Media

    Luxury properties that Aimee has sold or staged have appeared on Curbed, the New York Post, the Daily News, the Real Deal and Bravo's Million Dollar Listing among other publications.

    Specialties

    Specialties: Luxury apartments and townhouses in downtown Manhattan and Brooklyn, private residences and off market listings in and around Westchester County, New Development experience, expert staging and design consulting for sellers and developers, extensive marketing & media experience to optimize sales strategies, outstanding communication skills.

    Education

    B.A. in Psychology and Minor in Media Writing from Marymount Manhattan College.

    About Aimee

    With over 15 years of sales expertise that includes residential sales and New Development, and a firm grasp on the trends, inventory, and current conditions in Manhattan's real estate market, Aimee provides a curated real estate experience for her clients that is both conscientious and informed. Aimee understands that time and space are New Yorkers’ two most desirable commodities. When working with buyers, Aimee identifies the specific needs of her clients and works swiftly and thoroughly to connect them with the right properties. When representing sellers, she thinks creatively on how best to market their properties, which includes invaluable staging advice and an in-depth and strategic look at the market to inform pricing. Her professional, discreet approach, combined with the support of the award-winning The Leonard Steinberg Team, ensure that buyers and sellers alike are treated to the most knowledgable and substantive real estate service available.

    Though her primary focus has been the downtown luxury market, Aimee also holds licenses in Connecticut and Westchester County, New York, where she partners with fellow Compass Agent, Melissa Marcogliese. Together, Aimee & Melissa have become the premier agents for buyers and sellers in Northern Westchester.

    Prior to her experience as a realtor, Aimee had a successful career as a writer and editor for Paper and Time Out New York magazines among other publications. She later went on to run an award-winning bed & breakfast near Woodstock, NY, where her hospitality, design aesthetic and marketing abilities were recognized by numerous publications, including Elle Decor, Travel & Leisure, and New York Magazine, to name a few. Upon selling her B&B, Aimee parlayed her passion for design into a successful Home Staging Business which eventually lead to her career in real estate. Her eye for detail has made her the go-to real estate staging and design resource on The Leonard Steinberg Team, where she uses her proven styling techniques and a refined aesthetic to help owners and developers sell with confidence.

    Spotlight

    10 Holly Branch, Katonah, NY

    A unique opportunity to own a piece of Bedford history. The former carriage house has been lovingly updated as a 3/3.5 bath home on 4 beautifully landscaped acres in the highly coveted Mt. Holly estate area. This main home has welcomed large social gatherings, a former president as well as many humble & cozy family holidays. With its seasonal reservoir views, 10 Holly Branch is just minutes from the village of Katonah, 60 minutes from Manhattan. The open and airy main home offers unique finishes such as 15th c. carved Spanish beams, a 22' vaulted ceiling , stone and wide plank floors and a french tile entry hall. The chef's kitchen is made for entertaining with a Wolf range, SubZero refrigerator, and Meile appliances. The charming 3 bed/ 2 bath cottage dates back to 1751 and the 2 car garage is a former ice house. A heated swimming pool, pool house and garden shed complete this beautifully landscaped property. Contact me for more details.

    Spotlight

    3 The Logging Rd

    Light filled & spacious 4 bedroom/ 3.5 bath Country Colonial with a charming 1 bedroom/1 bath legal annex in the very desirable Hamlet of Waccabuc. 1 hour North of NYC. Perfect weekend or year round home. This sophisticated property sits on 2.38 private acres. Specimen tress with many outdoor areas accentuated by stone walls & terraces. Main living spaces flow to lush gardens, lawn and ideal pool site. Perfect for entertaining. This 3,700 sq ft home with hardwood floors throughout and a cathedral ceiling coupled with glass panes add to the appeal and sophistication of this country house. Updated kitchen with custom cabinets,Viking stainless appliances and a beautiful one of a kind mosaic backsplash. Many design possibilities throughout. 15 minutes to Katonah & Goldens Bridge train station.

    Spotlight

    96 Mustato Rd

    This Breathtaking Country Residence with every imaginable amenity is equal parts modern luxury & relaxed comfort. Originally a 1950's ranch, this meticulously renovated home is now a 4,900 sq. ft. property set on 2 beautifully landscaped private acres with a heated pool & outdoor kitchen that is located minutes from Katonah Village, the Metro North train station and major commuter highways, which make for easy access to NYC and beyond. Designed with entertaining and family gatherings in mind, this 4 bedroom/ 3.5 bath property features an impressive foyer, multiple sitting rooms, a formal dining room, large chefs kitchen with eat - in dining and lounge area, 2 wood -burning & 2 gas fireplaces, a gracious ensuite master bedroom , generously- sized guest bedrooms & a lower level with private access which offers many possibilities. The 2 car garage boasts a beautiful and versatile upstairs recreational space with vaulted ceilings. Truly a remarkable Katonah property. A MUST SEE!

    Spotlight

    90 Manitou Station Rd

    Rare opportunity to own a one-of-a-kind masterpiece by world renowned architect, Toshiko Mori, whose award-winning, ecological design has ranked her one of the top female architects in the field. Typical to her work, this superb residence is contextual and environmentally sensitive, incorporating the surrounding 2.38 acre landscape and Hudson River views. With exposures to the north, south, east and west, this glass and steel cantilevered home is as much a sculptural prism as it is an all-seasons paradise boasting 3 generously-sized and sun-filled bedrooms, 3.5 modern baths, geothermal heat & cooling, Miele appliances, a breathtaking "living roof" with numerous flowering shrubs, and timeless architectural details that are as design-forward today as they were when this property was built in 2007. A triumph of modern design!

    Spotlight

    45 Oscaleta Rd

    Builders, Contractors, Architects and DIY-Masters take note! This exceptionally priced and well-built home has incredible curb appeal and potential galore. Awaiting someone to complete the remodel. Currently laid out as a single family residence with 2 finished bedrooms, 2 finished baths, LR, formal dining, kitchen, den and finished basement, the framework has been laid for 2 additional bedrooms, 1 bath and a huge additional living/bedroom/bathroom space that would make an excellent income-producing accessory apartment, kids’ playroom, office, screening room or simply more living space—the options are endless to make this your own without the hassle or expense of a huge renovation. Situated in the sought-after hamlet of South Salem, New York among mature planted trees and flowering perennials, this home is priced to sell and ready for your vision. Great weekend or full time home. 1 Hour North of New York City

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