Avi Shalem is a focused and innovative entrepreneur with a deep understanding of the New York real estate market. He can educate buyers looking for a home in NYC and help identify properties they can grow into or modify for their needs. For sellers, he utilizes advanced marketing techniques that achieve quick sales at the best possible price by highlighting each property's growing value and unique features. A member of the Firstenberg Team at Brown Harris Stevens, Avi is currently specializing in educating buyers on sponsor unit opportunities and assisting them in benefiting from these transactions. Additionally, he has many years of experience renovating and redesigning apartments for his buyers in some of NYC's most coveted neighborhoods. Avi's excellent leadership skills were proven daily throughout his military service as a Combat Medic in the Israeli Defense Force. Avi's life experiences, combined with his values, visions, and work ethic will help you find your perfect home. Avi was born and raised in Tel Aviv, Israel. He moved to New York in 2004 and studied at The City College of New York. He lives on the Upper West Side.