With warmth and good humor, Barbara enthusiastically strives to make your purchase or sale of real estate a pleasurable experience. She is forthright, intelligent and passionate in her representation of buyers and sellers. Through skillful negotiations, determination and follow through, she protects the best interests of her clients while navigating to a smooth closing. Formerly residing in lower Manhattan, Barbara understands and can anticipate the needs of those who are relocating or looking for a second home in the Hudson Valley. Years spent working for a real estate attorney on Wall Street facilitated her attention to details and strategic thinking. She will listen to your dreams, goals and objectives and help you find the home, land or investment property that not only matches your wishes, but also your budget. Barbara has a wide variety of interests, including an intense love of humanity, music, art and films; horticulture, birds and nature; is well read and geopolitically aware. She welcomes your call for all real estate needs, and will educate you on current market conditions, as well as the entire transaction process.