As one of the priciest real estate markets in the country, New York City has its fair share of top real estate professionals. Navigating the numerous complex luxury residential listings in the city is a job designed for the most seasoned professionals. Here are six of the top realtors in the Big Apple proving that they are worth their weight in gold:


 As a critical piece in the newly launched Christie’s International Real Estate, Aries has already made a name for herself on the Manhattan real estate scene. Her biggest listing of the year is the $36.5 million apartment being sold by Hong Kong billionaire Karen Lo.


 The son of actor Robert De Niro has made quite the name for himself with Douglas Elliman, averaging more than $250 million in annual sales with his team. His Hollywood connections have served him well as he routinely wins the contracts of some of the hottest stars including recent sales with Renee Zellweger and Jon Bon Jovi.


Lippman is known in the industry for taking great care to protect the privacy of her clients. This attitude has earned her the business of a number of high-profile celebrities including Amy Schumer. As the highest-grossing realtor at Brown Harris Stevens for the past two years, Lippman boasted more than $250 million in sales in 2017 alone.


 Serhant successfully balances a career in both real estate and reality television, starring in Bravo’s programs “Million Dollar Listing” and “Sell it Like a Serhant”. 2017 was a banner year for Serhant, hauling in over $840 million in sales, including a transaction with actor Leonardo DiCaprio.


 As the top producer at Sotheby’s International Realty, Boardman has used her high-class upbringing to attract a myriad of clients. Boardman has a reputation for closing on the priciest properties in the city and is currently showing the Pierre Hotel venerable $70 million duplex.


 This Stribling & Associates realtor is known for her creativity and personal attention to a variety of celebrity clients. Most recently, Lambert combined two apartments into a luxurious penthouse and sold it for $34 million at West Village’s Shephard building.

Being a real estate agent in the big apple is no easy task. These six professionals showcase the grit and determination to be successful in one of the largest cities in the world.