The New York-based brokerage firm has named Richard Horovitz as senior vice president and director of residential property management for its residential property management division.
New York-based brokerage firm Brown Harris Stevens (BHS) has appointed its property management expert Richard Horovitz as Senior Vice President and Director of Residential Property Management of the Residential Property Management Division, informed the Inman company.
Horovitz has spent the past six years serving as on-site manager for the BHS-managed 15 Central Park West luxury condominium designed by Robert AM Stern Architects, which was completed in 2008. In his new role as manager, Horovitz will oversee the day-to-day operations of BHS’ Residential Management Division, while continuing to oversee capital projects at 15 Central Park West. He will also work closely with the firm’s president of residential management, Paul J. Herman, and its executive vice president of accounting, Greg Zammit, CPA.
“Whether they are buyers, sellers, tenants or residents in one of our many managed properties, customer service is at the heart of our business,” said Alan J. Kersner, chief operating officer of Terra Holdings, in a statement. “Richard’s promotion to work alongside Paul Herman reflects our continued commitment to providing superior service in all of our operations.” Terra Holdings is the parent company of BHS and its property management arm.
Prior to starting with BHS, Horovitz worked in the management of a number of high-end condos in Manhattan, including the Plaza Condominium and Private Residences, located in the iconic Plaza Hotel. He has also worked for a number of hotel groups in management and operations roles, such as Morgans Hotel Group, Starwood Hotels and Resorts and Hyatt Hotels.
“After decades of managing operations for iconic hotel brands, I have found my home at Brown Harris Stevens, another iconic company dedicated to delivering the best guest experience,” Horovitz said in a statement. “I am delighted to bring my skills to this new role and to partner with Paul and the team he has built over the past few years. in support of our firm’s commitment to client service.
“After more than 40 years in co-op and condominium management, I am excited to work with Richard and our management team to continue our initiatives to maintain the platinum service that our customers know us for,” added Herman.
BHS’ residential management division includes more than 180 co-ops and condos in New York covering more than 11,000 units.
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