1103RA – Teresa Staiano Interview

March 2011 Rising Agent Interview with

Teresa Staiano

Running Time: 1:03


Teresa Staiano works with Prudential Douglas Elliman in New York, New York.  She has been an agent for 6 years.  Last year, Teresa closed 44 transactions worth a total sales volume of $7.9 million.  Her average price was $179 thousand, of which 50% were buyers and 50% were sellers.  She operates as an individual agent – a sole practitioner.

Last year, Teresa focused on the co-op market in Queens, New York.  She specialized in listing For-Sale-By-Owners and working with First-Time-Home-Buyers.  Six weeks prior to the interview, Teresa moved to Manhattan to refocus her career on the upper end luxury market.  This interview focuses on her accomplishments working in Queens and will briefly touch base on her transition to Manhattan.

2010 Stats:

  • 44 closings
  • 7.9 million sales volume
  • 179 thousand average price
  • 50% buyers and 50% sellers
  • sole-practitioner


  • FSBO (For-Sale-By-Owner)
  • First-Time-Home-Buyers
  • Co-Op

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