Helmsley Spear, LLC, America’s oldest continuously operating real estate firm founded in 1866, is pleased to announce the appointment of Seth Sklar as a licensed real estate salesperson for Helmsley Spear, LLC where he will focus on the evaluation, marketing, and disposition of commercial real estate assets, mainly in the greater New York Metropolitan area. Mr. Sklar will report to Andrew G. Simon, Executive Vice President, and the announcement was made by Kent M. Swig, President of Helmsley Spear.
Mr. Sklar brings more than 15 years of commercial leasing and sales experience to the firm. As an owner and investor in properties throughout the continental United States, he has developed a keen understanding of real estate values and capital markets. This knowledge gives Mr. Sklar the valuable ability to connect asset driven buyers and sellers across geographic lines.
“I am honored to join Helmsley Spear—a firm with a great history representing a fine roster of New York City and regional property owners, and many top corporate commercial tenants in the City, and I look forward to contributing to the company's ongoing and future success,” stated Mr. Sklar.
“We are pleased to welcome Seth to our team. With his years of experience, he will be a valuable asset to our firm and will greatly assist in our efforts to expand our premier commercial real estate services to the New York regional real estate market. We expect Seth to have a great future at Helmsley Spear and I look forward to working with him,” stated Kent M. Swig.
Previously, Mr. Sklar was with the brokerage firm Greiner Maltz, focusing on the sales and leasing of industrial properties throughout the New York Metropolitan area.
He attended Yeshiva University in Manhattan, New York, where he received his B.S. degree in Finance.
Since 1866, Helmsley Spear has been a leader in commercial real estate creating legendary deals that are the cornerstones of the real estate industry, and is the oldest, continually operating real estate firm in America. Evolving from a real estate appraisal company to a full-service firm providing highly-skilled, professional performance and bottom-line profitability for its clients, Helmsley Spear provides property owners and users of real estate with a full array of services including: office and retail leasing; property and asset management; capital advisory services; investment sales and financing; project development and construction management; preventative maintenance and engineering; insurance services and appraisal. Helmsley Spear is independently owned and operated with offices in New York and San Francisco.