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McKenzie is a native New Yorker who started selling real estate while attending Horace Mann. With 10 years of experience in the industry, her impressive background as a business woman, and strong track record of sales makes her a go-to agent for Manhattan and Brooklyn sellers. Formerly a decorated National Rhythmic Gymnast and classical ballerina, McKenzie spent the majority of her life training for the Olympics before transitioning her determination and unique discipline into the real estate world. Her ability to manage a sale from listing to closing with the highest level of detail and execution is unparalleled. She has a reputation for exceeding the expectations of her clients and delivering white-glove service. McKenzie’s deep dedication to historic preservation, consistently makes her a top contender for selling notable and landmarked homes.
As a New York Historian with an incredible knowledge of New York's transformation from a trading post into a bustling metropolis, McKenzie is well-known for her premier selling skills, customized marketing plans, and her elegant approach to selling and buying real estate. Specializing in condos, co-ops, townhouses and historic homes in both Manhattan and Brooklyn, McKenzie has broken sales records at a number of buildings throughout New York.
Having spent more than a decade training for the Olympics, McKenzie is fiercely competitive, making her a secret weapon when it comes to winning deals and negotiations for her clients. She is well-known for her strong work ethic and delivering top results to her clients on a consistent basis. McKenzie grew up in the world of New York real estate, and has a keen eye for smart investment opportunities, and the ability to formulate and execute smart strategies on her client’s behalf.
McKenzie attended Horace Mann and Hamilton College where she received her Bachelor of the Arts Degree in History as well as Dance. McKenzie is a member of the Landmarks Preservation Conservancy, the Historic Districts Council, the Brooklyn Heights Association and the Historic House Trust. McKenzie currently resides in the Meatpacking District and dedicates her free time to New York history and preservation, dancing ballet, and her beloved Shiba Inu, Winter.
A Magnificent Mansion and Rare Piece of History
The former Mark Skinner House was originally built in 1892 and dedicated as a library in 1897. In 1964, the library added an addition to the building creating a six level structure. The 12,500 square foot mansion is located in the heart of Manchester Village and has been meticulously renovated with the highest quality of materials and architectural integrity.
The home's history and architecture have been preserved and restored. Spanning six levels, fully completed, the home offers eight bedrooms, six bathrooms the original library stack-room, an entertainment room, steam room and sauna, antique smoking room, formal dining room, the great room and a loggia.