In-House Customization

Halstead's marketing team is the largest in the industry with over 33 talented individuals who tailor-fit a bold and winning strategy for you! Halstead's customized approach truly delivers a polished presence, gorgeously showcasing your home space with creative video, compelling ad copy and professional photography. We utilize our stunning digital and print media in our press releases, broker events, e-blasts and targeted advertising. Our reach is exceptional and stands out from the rest!

Awarded Innovation

Diane Ramirez is the original founder and remains at the helm, deeply invested in her company and the Real Estate community. Diane along with Clark Halstead helped revolutionize New York city real estate by creating Halstead. They were the first to utilize storefronts in NYC, internet virtual staging, and helped form the cooperative co-broke model with REBNY. They are always thinking ahead and re-gearing to offer the best service and information to our very sophisticated clientele and the industry at large. Halstead was awarded in 2019 for the third time in five years the "Most Innovative Brokerage Award" by the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World which includes 565 companies worldwide. And Halstead's CEO, Diane Ramirez, was awarded in 2019 as one of the top 200 leaders in the real estate brokerage industry by Swanepoel. She was also inducted into Inman's Gold Club and received the Lifetime Leadership award from the Real Estate Board of NY. With all that she is doing for the industry at large and for her company, she still takes time to stop in to say hello and send notes of encouragement.

Largest Privately-Owned Firm That's Debt-Free

I am so proud to be part of an organization that is fiscally responsible and has staying power. Halstead is the largest privately-owned firm in New York City and is debt-free. Our office managers and support staff have been with the company for years and are promoted from within. The company is led by its founder, Diane Ramirez, and there is a hands-on, proprietary feeling. Halstead invests in both their business and the real estate community. Halstead Helping Hands volunteers with NY Cares, HousingWorks, NYC public schools, playgrounds, and parks. We have a tremendous reputation both within the brokerage community and in the larger community as a whole. It is reassuring to partner with Halstead who is passionate about the community and real estate!


Inman Top Luxury Brokerage Finalist  | Named by Inman as Golden I Club Finalist in the category of Top Luxury Brokerage in US​

RISMedia Newsmaker Hall of Fame - 2019 Inductee  | Diane M. Ramirez, Chairman and CEO of Halstead, was inducted into the Real Estate Newsmakers Hall of Fame. Members are chosen for their lasting influence on the industry.

Most Innovative Brokerage Award  |  Halstead was awarded the coveted Most Innovative Brokerage Award in 2019 by Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® judged against 550+ companies inside the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World Network. This award recognized Halstead's comprehensive rebrand and marks the third time in five years the firm has been honored with this award.

2019 Swanepoel Power 200  |  Chairman & CEO Diane M. Ramirez was named one of the 2019 Swanepoel Power 200 (SP200), a list that ranks the 200 most powerful leaders in the residential real estate brokerage industry.

​REBNY Bernard H. Mendik Lifetime Leadership in Real Estate Award  |  Chairman & CEO Diane M. Ramirez was recognized for her exceptional career in the real estate industry. Presented at the REBNY Annual Banquet.


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Luxury Portfolio is the elite property component of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World. Comprised of the very best independent real estate brokerages, Luxury Portfolio provides strength in numbers and global reach while being selective enough to be represented by only the finest firms in each luxury destination. The website is the first of its kind to display information in eight languages and 22 currencies. Click the LPI logo for more information.

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Mayfair International Realty's global network based in London brings together the finest luxury real estate with the very best brokers and agents from across the globe, providing sophisticated international marketing and public relations opportunities. As an exclusive member of Mayfair in NYC and Fairfield County CT, we further our global exposure for our sellers and bring the global investor and buyer to our marketplace. Click the Mayfair logo for more information.

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