Shirley is a dedicated professional hailing from Cartagena, Colombia. Her bilingual skills are a valuable asset to her foreign renters and investors looking to buy or sell in New York. As a former resident of the Upper East Side for over 12 years, she has extensive knowledge of the neighborhood and NYC in general. She attended Arizona State University and holds a B.A. in Communications with minors in Art History and Advertising. Prior to real estate, she began her career in public relations, working in entertainment and fashion and placing her clients in publications such as The Chicago Tribune, Miami Herald, The New York Times, Shape, Fitness, Maxim, Playboy, Self, Glamour, and Allure.

Clients that work with Shirley are impressed with her enthusiasm, honesty, and tremendous value she adds to their overall real estate experience. She draws on her excellent communication and interpersonal skills to create the best experience for her clients. “My goal is to build relationships with my clients. I am here to build deep trust and connections with them, and help them achieve their goals.” She knows that a successful career in real estate is based on relationships built, so she does her best to ensure that her buyers and renters receive the best personal care. Her dedication, extensive research and marketing skills have resulted in a strong referral base from previous satisfied customers.

In her spare time, Shirley enjoys international travel, spending time near the beach, camping, trying new restaurants, and boating. She participates in Long Beach’s annual Polar Bear Plunge and volunteers for several charities in NYC.