Susan Silverman is a Brooklyn real estate specialist in sales and rentals whose strong market knowledge, entrepreneurial experience, creative design background and luxury product expertise assure success and full service for her clients. A former Carroll Gardens resident, Susan has lived in Bedford Stuyvesant for years and enjoys an extensive landlord and client network there. Besides servicing these areas, she rents and sells property, focusing on new developments in Ft Greene, Clinton Hill, Prospect Heights, Crown Heights, Downtown Brooklyn, Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Williamsburg, Cobble Hill, Boerum Hill, Park Slope and other Brooklyn neighborhoods. She is recognized for her expertise with 1031 Exchanges, International and Relocation clients.
Susan is known for her exceptional work ethic, creative thinking and persistent approach to fulfilling people's needs. Having come from the worlds of sales and design where she won multiple awards, she developed stellar customer service skills, plus has a keen eye that helps clients envision the unique possibilities of space.
A native New Yorker, Susan is passionate about architecture and design. She owned a design business and retail store in Brooklyn specializing in Asian-style accessories, home design, collectibles and antiques, with a loyal international customer base. Susan honed her "warrior work ethic" as a freelance artist and designer in fashion and costume design for Broadway shows, theater, dance and film. Her defining experience was working for Chanel Inc. for years as a Sales Analyste and Freelance Make-up Artist.
Whether professionally or personally, Susan gets the most joy from helping others. A member of SGI-USA, a global Buddhist organization for world peace, she has volunteered with their Youth groups as creative director for events. A huge animal lover with two rescue cats, she has trained in Martial Arts including Ninjitsu and Karate, and is passionate about gardening, landscape design and travel.