Università per Stranieri di Perugia - International Communication
Keller Graduate School of Management of DeVry University
REBNY Certified Negotiation Expert (The Real Estate Board of New York)
Sofia is an accomplished real estate broker with over $350 million in sales completed to date. A native of Florence, Italy with fluency in four languages (English, Italian, French, and Spanish), she boasts not a stellar sales and service record, but a discerning clientele that spans the globe.
Sofia began her real estate career in Italy negotiating international real estate transactions that included the rental and sale of luxury villas. She moved to New York City in 2005 and continued to excel in her career, providing the highest level of service to her clientele from across the country and around the world, including from London, Paris, Dubai, Qatar, Brazil, Venezuela, Mexico, Italy, Switzerland, China, Korea, Singapore, Thailand, and Israel.
Specializing in the Manhattan luxury market, this seasoned broker has been regularly featured in such major publications as the Wall Street Journal, Real Deal, China Daily USA, Real Estate Weekly, and others. She holds the prestigious REBNY Certified Negotiation Expert designation, which distinguishes her as a skilled negotiator on her clients’ behalf.
Sofia is a member of the Real Estate Board of New York and FIABCI, an international real estate federation with a presence in 60 countries. She is also a young member of the Downtown Association, the oldest private Clubhouse of New York, and a member of the Core Club. In April 2015, out of hundreds of candidates, she achieved #3 status in the Native Society's Top 10 Rising Stars in NYC Real Estate Brokerage, nominated by her peers and judged by leaders of all major NYC real estate firms.
Currently, Sofia is furthering her expertise by pursuing an MBA in real estate project management. On the creative side, she is a classically-trained pianist and singer who loves music, gourmet food, reading, art and travel. Sofia is also an avid runner and an NYC marathon runner dedicated to raising money charitable causes.