Born, raised and currently residing on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, Aren believes the Wizard of Oz philosophy: “There’s no place like home.” Aren understands that it requires her clients’ hearts, smarts and courage to find their perfect homes.  Her expert knowledge of New York, paired with her integrity and professionalism, allows her to help clients achieve their goals. 

A careful listener, Aren quickly assists clients in identifying and fine-tuning their wants.  Her keen intuition and strong grasp of the New York real estate market allows her to help clients find what they want and act fast when potential perfect matches appear.  

As a member of  Wohlfarth & Associates and REBNY, Aren stays on top of market trends.  She expertly guides clients navigating a complex and unique market so they develop realistic offers and discover value opportunities.

Aren has cultivated and refined her communication skills through her experience as an educator, her training in psychology and her years working in business.  This knowledge makes Aren an adept negotiator and advocate for her clients, allowing her to ensure that her clients are fairly and skillfully represented when they put in offers.

Aren is also the co-founder of Strengths for Students.  She is a learning specialist and educational consultant who works with students and families to bring about students’ academic success.  Aren graduated from the Brearley School and attended the Ethical Culture School in New York.  She holds a B.A. from Harvard University, an M.B.A. from NYU’s Stern School of Business, and studied Psychology with Dr. Martin Seligman at the University of Pennsylvania, earning her M.A.P.P. degree.