Katie Melchior is that special kind of real estate expert who shifts effortlessly between her roles as an empathetic people person and a tenacious advocate. With her high level of emotional intelligence, she has an exceptional ability to anticipate her clients' needs and exceed their expectations.
Aside from her notable skill set, what truly sets Katie apart is her innate understanding of space and design. Prior to real estate, her passion for interiors led to the launch or her own organizing firm, InPlaceNYC. Today, that spatial savvy is a boon for sellers requiring impactful staging or buyers who need help envisioning a home's true potential. Katie also served as the trusted chief of staff for a prominent financial figure, with responsibility for all facets of his complex professional and personal life. It's no surprise that throughout her professional career, she's earned a sterling reputation for her complete discretion, seamless multitasking and prioritization skills, and unfailing grace under pressure. Upon joining Compass in 2019, Katie joined the top producing team of Kanbar Kopel.
Katie graduated from NYU with a liberal arts degree in Linguistics. She is a longtime New Yorker with a thorough grasp of both the Uptown and Downtown Manhattan markets. She resides in Battery Park City with her husband and three children, and she's a devoted member of the PTA executive board at her children's Seaport District school. Katie and her family are also the proud owners of a rescue dog and avid supporters of ARF (Animal Rescue Fund) in East Hampton. When she's not hard at work, you might find her gardening, cooking with her kids, planning family trips or running along the water with her dog, Marley.