Howard Morrel & Leslie Hirsch. Howard Morrel & Leslie Hirsch.

Unmatched Expertise & Global Resources

Morrel Hirsch & Advisors is a team of expert real estate agents with the Christie’s International Real Estate Group. We focus on luxury co-op, condominium, townhouse, multifamily investment property, commercial property sales and rentals in Manhattan & Brooklyn, but work with properties worldwide.

Howard Morrel & Leslie Hirsch are also the founders and leaders of the Christie’s International Real Estate Trusts & Estates Division, offering unmatched expertise and support for trusts & estates sales, serving families and their representatives in the most complex of circumstances.

With over $3.5 billion in sales to-date, we understand how to reach and serve a discerning clientele. Our team acts as trusted fiduciaries to entrepreneurs, foreign investors, ultra-high-net-worth individuals, multinational residents, and private offices. Many are familiar with us through our 57th Street Report covering Billionaire’s Row.

Along with this expertise, we offer you the tailored, trusted service that our clients have depended on for over four decades, in collaboration with the Christie’s Auction House and network of the world’s top brokers.

Always, we aim high, work with quality, and roll up our sleeves to get things done. Always, we remember that we can’t presume to know what you want and need until we ask the right questions, listen, and offer guidance.

Our motto is simple: Attract Excellence → Deliver Perfection. Please contact us to begin your journey!

All the best,
Howard, Leslie, & Team
Attract Excellence  →  Deliver Perfection

Meet the Team

Morrel Hirsch & Advisors is a tightly knit group of strategically hand-picked, multilingual experts, collectively dedicated to the needs of our clients. No matter how complex your situation may be, we serve you by providing up-to-date market insights, an exceptionally creative sales force, and knowledgeable partners whose sole concern is your satisfaction. Our team currently works in English, Farsi, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.

Our motto is simple:  Attract Excellence → Deliver Perfection

Recent Reviews & Testimonials for Our Work


Giuseppe Z.

Quick response, professionalism, and truly pleasurable to work with.


Dawn M.

Top-notch team of real estate professionals!


Remoon D.

Very professional. Takes her job very seriously, also patient and understanding. Leslie got me a very good deal, enjoyed working with her. Looking forward to furthering


Carlos S.

It has been a very pleasant experience working with Morella and Howard, trusting their knowledge of the market, their negotiation skills, their professionalism, their courtesy, and


Anonymous Buyer

Leslie is a very professional and knowledgeable agent. She was always available to answer our questions or concerns. She guided us throughout the process and had


Roberto C.

Leslie was the consummate professional. She was straightforward, available, creative, patient and collaborative. If only I could do more deals with her.


Sandy A.

My husband and I happened across Howard and Leslie while looking at another apartment. We just moved to NYC from Australia and didn't have a broker....


Sean M.

As an attorney I regularly represent estate executors tasked with selling the real property of a deceased loved one. These types of deals often require a



Howard is a gem. From the moment I was introduced to him, he stood out and was extremely professional in his approach and knowledge of the


Suzanne K.

My husband and I met Leslie at an open house she was hosting on the Upper East Side where we first started our search to purchase


Adriana P.

Morella Machado was diligent in helping me find my new apartment. She is a pleasure to work with and helped me with all the many closing


Ana-Maria G.

I asked Morella to find me a New York apartment while I was living over 1,000 miles away. She kept in constant communication, accommodated each of


Anonymous Seller

Very impressed by Morella's reliability, attention to detail, and follow-through. From the start of the process of selling my condo, through the negotiations, to the finish,


Ben P.

Farbod was very helpful to us as we revamped our apartment listing and showed the unit during the pandemic. He was always courteous and respectful in


Seller & Buyer

Howard was the best real estate agent we could have asked for! He showed us a lot of houses and was very honest about the condition


Seller & Buyer

Leslie is everything you could ask for in a realtor, she is the complete package! Persistence, great negotiating skills, awesome follow-through, communication, and very proactive, she


David K.

Farbod was a pleasure to work with from when I first marketed my apartment with him until closing. He assisted with answering all my questions and


David S.

Leslie & Howard are an exceptional real estate team. As a trusts and estates attorney, I have a duty to help my clients get the best


Elsie W.

I have recommended Leslie to several friends with a wide variety of real estate needs and desires. Leslie has navigated the shark-infested waters of NY for


Jennifer J.

Leslie really listens to what you are looking for, so doesn't waste your time showing unsuitable properties. Her instinct on pricing saved me a great deal



Howard is a consummate real estate professional. He is knowledgeable, friendly, and patient. He was detail-oriented when it came to scheduling appointments and was extremely responsive.



I would recommend Farbod to all my family and friends. I understand there are a lot of factors in the sale price of a home but


Pooja C.

Extremely grateful to Morella and Leslie for helping me find my perfect home. They are very knowledgeable, courteous, professional, and detail-oriented. They went above and beyond


L. D.

Thank you so much for all you and your team have done in the 10 days since listing our apartment.  While we had been approached by

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Firms We Have Worked With

  • Abrams Firm PLLC
  • Amicorp Services Ltd
  • Andersen Tax
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Bousquet Holstein PLLC
  • Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.
  • Capell Barnett Matalon & Schoenfeld LLP
  • Costa
  • Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • Dembitzer & Dembitzer LLP
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • Feldman
  • Pechersky & Krishtul PLLC
  • Gamboa + Law PC
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Grant, Herrmann
  • Schwartz & Klinger LLP
  • Gray Tolub LLP
  • Greenfield Stein & Senior LLP
  • Heidner Law Firm PC
  • Kleinberg, Kaplan
  • Wolff & Cohen P.C.
  • Kostelanetz & Fink LLP
  • Law Firm of DJR
  • Law Office of Miree Kim PLLC
  • Law Offices of Barry Janay
  • Law Offices of Gabriella Volshteyn
  • Law Offices of Vlad Portnoy P.C.
  • Loeb
  • Block & Partners LLP
  • Lucy Lu & Associates
  • McDermott Will & Emery LLP
  • McLaughlin & Stern
  • Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein P.C.
  • Miller Zucker & Sharfstein LLP
  • MoloLamken LLP
  • Morgan Legal Group P.C.
  • Nelson Madden Black LLP
  • Newman Ferrara Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • Phillips Nizer LLP
  • Pillsbury Pryor Cashman LLP
  • Roberts & Holland LLP
  • Schlesinger Lazetera & Auchincloss LLP
  • Seward & Kissel LLP
  • South Dakota Planning Company
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • SunTrust Investment Services
  • Sverdlov Law PLLC
  • TD Private Trust
  • The Pechersky Law Firm
  • TW Lewis & Co.
  • U.S. Trust Corporation
  • Westerman Ball Ederer
  • Withers Bergman LLP
  • and others.

Work With Us

Morrel Hirsch & Advisors is a tightly knit group of strategically handpicked, multilingual experts, collectively dedicated to the needs of their clients.