For the past 12 years, Leslie has worked in concert with her business partner Howard Morrel to build a multifaceted sales force. Together, Leslie and Howard have led The Howard Morrel Team to achieve sales records year after year, while building an extensive following of loyal clients.
Leslie combines relentless fact-finding with in-depth community knowledge to provide her clients with the key insights and details that help them to make the best business and personal decisions. She carefully assesses each transaction and develops a comprehensive plan of action for every buyer and seller.
Whether preparing the marketing strategy for a new listing or executing tough negotiations, Leslie practices absolute discretion and fidelity. She prides herself on a dedication to excellence and great listening skills. Leslie believes that truly listening to her clients is the most important element in establishing strong and productive working relationships.
Leslie, Howard and their diverse team provide expert guidance for local and international buyers looking to purchase property in Manhattan. Through their widespread personal and business networks, they offer a full range of resources for their international clients including connections to attorneys, accountants, financial advisors, lenders, designers and contractors. In 2014 Leslie joined Engel & Völkers NYC together with the Howard Morrel team to expand the group’s access to international markets and purchasers.
Originally from Toronto, Canada, Leslie and her husband live on the West side of Manhattan where they are very involved in community activities and volunteer opportunities. Leslie loves taking advantage of the wonderful places, events and activities the city offers, particularly Central Park, the Metropolitan Opera and Broadway shows. Leslie is a member of The Real Estate Board of New York. Leading real estate broadcast outlets and publications including the Real Estate Report on NY1, The New York Times, New York Post, The Real Deal and Brick Underground have featured her for her expertise.