New York, NY (PRWEB) December 05, 2011
Stonehenge, a New York City-based real estate owner and manager, today announced it has hired Edward Azria as Director of Residential Leasing. In his new position, Mr. Azria will be responsible for overseeing the company’s residential portfolio as well as the company’s in-house leasing team which consists of over 10 leasing agents who are responsible for leasing the 3,000 unit Stonehenge portfolio.
Mr. Azria joins Stonehenge with over 15 years of experience in the New York City real estate industry with expertise in the residential leasing business. Previously, Mr. Azria held the position of Manager of Sales at Rose Associates, one of the largest management companies in New York City.
“Edward is a very talented real estate professional who comes to Stonehenge with a great reputation and strong experience in residential leasing which will be a tremendous asset to Stonehenge as our New York City portfolio and residential leasing volume continues to grow,” said Ofer Yardeni, a Managing Partner of Stonehenge.
“I am excited to join Stonehenge and look forward to making significant contributions as the firm continues to expand its portfolio and seek new opportunities in Manhattan,” said Edward Azria.
Mr. Azria earned a Bachelor of Arts in History at Hunter College. He has also completed courses in the New York University Graduate Real Estate Program and is a licensed New York Real Estate Salesperson.
To handle the residential leasing operations, Stonehenge maintains 4 leasing offices in Manhattan located in its buildings at 315 West 33rd Street, 235 West 48th Street, 141 East 33rd Street and 120 West 97th Street. Stonehenge plans on opening another office in the coming months on the East Side of Manhattan at 360 East 65th Street.
Founded in the early 1990’s by Ofer Yardeni and Joel Seiden, Stonehenge Partners is a fully integrated real estate company based in New York. The firm which has 55 employees is primarily invested in Manhattan multifamily real estate. Stonehenge, together with its investment partners, currently owns and manages a real estate portfolio valued at over $2 billion. The portfolio is comprised of over 25 properties, more than 3 million square feet, including approximately 3,000 residential apartment units, office, retail and garage space.