Michael Graves, the powerhouse agent and founder of the Michael Graves Team, has returned to Douglas Elliman. Graves and his team were previously at Compass.
A leader in sales and marketing of luxury new developments and resale properties in New York City and the Hamptons, Graves has driven more than $2 billion in residential real estate transactions since beginning his career in NYC in 2009.
Known for his ability to translate real-time market data into winning strategy and impeccable client service, he has broken price-per-square-foot records in many of Manhattan’s most sought-after neighborhoods, from Tribeca and the West Village to Chelsea and Gramercy Park, and holds the record for closing the 13th-highest-priced sale in U.S.
A native of Minnesota, where he served as sales and marketing director for his family’s real estate development company, Graves Hospitality, Michael has earned a reputation for steadfast integrity, keen negotiating skills and unfailing discretion. He is also a classically-trained and award-winning composer who earned his master’s degree in Composition & Theory and Scoring for Film from New York University.