As Argo Residential’s Director of Sales, Barry Brandt possesses more than 20 years of real estate industry experience. He holds unparalleled knowledge of the New York real estate market thanks to an industry immersion that began in his mid-teens. Known for his keen ability to create successful sales strategies, he is an expert in all aspects of the transaction process, both in the residential and commercial sectors.
Prior to joining Argo, Barry worked as Director of Leasing and Marketing at Stonehenge Management and as Director of Sales and Marketing at AGBH Birchwood. At Stonehenge, he supervised a portfolio of more than 2,600 luxury residential rental apartments in Manhattan that included The Ritz Plaza, The Olivia, 20 Park Avenue, 41 Park Avenue and 8 Gramercy. For AGBH, Barry created successful sales and marketing campaigns for a portfolio of 500 unsold sponsor units located in 11 buildings throughout the New York metropolitan area.
Over the course of his career, Barry has worked with such high-profile industry figures as Larry Silverstein, Harry Macklowe, Hal Fetner, Laurie Zucker, Joe Moinian and the Albanese family. He was a member of the development team honored with the 2009 Project of the Year Award by the Urban Land Institute of New Jersey, and in 2000 spearheaded the team that received two Advertising Age ADDY Awards for creative design in real estate marketing. Barry earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics and Urban Planning at Columbia University. He is a licensed New York real estate broker, and holds real estate sales licenses in Florida and California. A native Manhattanite, Barry currently lives on the Upper East Side.