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Mercedes/Berk Team Ranks First Among Those Recognized with the U.S. Top Producing Team Award

Engel & Völkers North America announced that the Mercedes/Berk Team ranks first among those recognized with the U.S. Top Producing Team Award, which is presented to the Engel & Völkers teams that achieved the highest net commissions in the nation. This marks the team’s
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Preppy Clothier David Chu Sticks $8.6M Pricetag on 15 CPW Pad

David Chu has shown himself eager to offload some of his excess Manhattan real estate of late. Last year, the Nautica founder sold his Flatiron townhouse for $26.8 million and now he’s looking to sell one of his condos at 15 Central Park West. Which makes a good deal of sense: surely
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Ride the elevator with Denzel for just $7M

A two-bedroom unit in the Zeckendorfs’ trophy residential building, 15 Central Park West, hit the market for the conspicuously low price of $7 million. The newly-listed eighth-floor unit last traded in 2007 for $2.6 million, when it was bought by Miami-based real estate investor Z. Ri
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The Popularity of Private Restaurants

Some restaurants are so exclusive they are only open to their neighbors. At New York’s 432 Park Avenue, which will be city’s tallest residential building when its completed in 2015, developers are creating an 8,500-square-foot private restaurant that will serve three meals
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Priciest, cheapest units to hit the market [TRD]

“We head back Uptown for the week’s third-priciest listing, a $10.9 million condo at 15 Central Park West. Listed by Liz Mercedes Berk and Noel Berk at Mercedes Berk, the 2,021-square-foot two-bedroom property features an open eat-in kitchen, en suite marble baths with each bedr
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TRD Top Firms 2013

  “Meanwhile, the 13-agent firm Mercedes/Berk jumped to No. 5 in the rankings this year, up from No. 10 last year, with its listing volume increasing to $38.2 million year-over-year from $17.7 million, TRD’s data shows. While the firm keeps a relatively low profile, it’s kn
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TRD Top Firms 2012

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The Robb Report Collection

“Elizabeth Omedes and Noel Berk run their boutique firm like a private bank. “We’re an intimate firm, discreet and private,” Omedes Says. “We do what’s best for our clients, whether they are buying or selling,” Adds Berk, “We’re pr
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Denzel’s new neighbors at 15 Central Park West [TRD]

“Still, apartments in the building are trading for less than their asking prices, but that’s partly because today’s bargain-hunting buyers expect to negotiate, said Mercedes/Berk cofounder Noel Berk, who lives in the building. She estimated that the average apartment at 15 CPW s
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Real Estate’s Most Wanted [TRD]

“Today’s purchasers are fanatical about getting a good deal. In response, many sellers have finally cut their prices to levels appropriate for the market. But in their haste to get the steepest possible discount, buyers sometimes push these sellers over the edge by making additi
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