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The Sonsino McTighe Team


THE SONSINO MCTIGHE TEAM: PINNACLE AWARD RECIPIENTS 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2013 PLATINUM AWARD 2015-2014 (Top 2% of Firm Nation Wide)

Genevieve Cardozo Sonsino and Richard McTighe are both brokers who specialize in the sale of residential property and have consistently ranked as top agents at Douglas Elliman, New York City’s largest residential real estate brokerage firm. Both came to the business through Mrs. Benjamin Cardozo, an icon in New York City real estate for over forty years (Genevieve is her grand-daughter and was her right hand woman, Richard was her long time right hand man) and worked with her until her retirement in 2014, at which point they established the Sonsino-McTighe team. Richard McTighe has been in the business for twenty-two years and Genevieve Sonsino has been for eleven years. Both consummate New Yorkers—residential real estate is their craft and passion. Genevieve and Richard are broker specialists at one of New York City’s top tier cooperatives, 825 Fifth Avenue. They have a deep understanding of the nuances and factors which affect exacting coop boards and their decisions regarding sales. A partial list of buildings where they have has sold apartments includes: 11, 30, 781, 812, 825, 860, 870, 875 and 965 Fifth Avenue, 417, 480, 575, 580, 605, 655, 755, 830, 850, 885, 910, 1060 and 1160 Park Avenue, 2 Horatio Street, 40-50 E 10th Street, 31 W 12th Street, 230 E 15th Street, 14 W 17th Street, 81 Irving Place, 32 Gramercy Park S, 45 Gramercy Park N, 21 East 22nd Street, 201 E 21st Street, 150 E 28th Street, 220 Madison Avenue, 15 W 53rd Street, 860 and 870 United Nations Plaza, 400 E 56th Street, 14 and 45 Sutton Place S, 425 E 58th Street, 30 E 62nd Street, 10 and 33 E 70th Street, 3, 30 and 110 E 71st Street, 19, 36, 132 and 245 E 72nd Street, 230 and 235 E 73rd Street, 20 E 74th Street, 205 E 78th Street, 8 E 83rd Street, 45 E 89th Street, 50 and 257 Central Park West, 2 Columbus Circle, and 40 W 77th Street, 52 Thomas Street.

GENEVIEVE SONSINO Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker O: 212.891.7140 E: Genevieve joined Douglas Elliman in 2007. A native New Yorker, Genevieve loves the dynamism of residential sales. Respected for her discretion, integrity, and acute understanding of New York real estate, she has built a strong business across the strata of this city’s market. Genevieve attended The 92nd Street Y, The Lycee Francais de New York, and graduated from The Spence School in Manhattan. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Dartmouth College. Genevieve is fluent in French. She and her husband reside in a cooperative on East 79th Street, close to where she was born and raised.

RICHARD McTIGHE Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker O: 212.891.7002 E: Richard joined Douglas Elliman in 1994. His vast experience and market knowledge is matched only by his honesty and integrity. Richard takes great pride in the enduring professional relationships he has culled over two decades in the real estate brokerage business. Prior to joining Douglas Elliman, he held positions with the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission, the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and Harvard University’s real estate division. He holds a Master’s degree in Historic Preservation from Boston University and a Bachelor’s degree from Union College in Schenectady, New York. He grew up in Massachusetts, and still spends significant time on Cape Cod. Richard currently resides in a Gramercy Park cooperative where serves as Vice President of his coop board.
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