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About Us

Offering a personalized, hands-on approach to real estate management in Midtown Manhattan. 

Who is Circle Realty Group?

Established in 2002, Circle Realty Group is a boutique real estate company located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. Our mission is simple: to provide tenants and landlords with the best commercial leasing experience possible. Whether you’re a landlord or tenant, you can count on us to provide you with first-class representation. We manage some of the best properties in New York City, in locations such as East Midtown and Penn Plaza. If you’re looking for the best leasing and rental experience, we are the perfect choice.


Circle Realty Group LLC, began operations in 2002 as an owner, manager and broker for the New York real estate properties owned by The Esther Mertz Trust.  In 2011, the properties became assets of two trusts: one which provides for a charitable foundation, and a second, perpetual trust for her descendants.  Michael J. Close and his wife Nancy L. Close managed the company until his untimely death in February 2013.  Nancy currently leads the team as CEO and Manager.

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Meet the team

We’re a team of talented professionals working together with a common aim: to build long-lasting tenant relationships, create welcoming office and retail spaces, and ensure that our landlords have a trouble-free leasing experience. 

Jay Futersak



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Reggy Khem

Administrative Assistant

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Wilson Ceballos

Property Administrator

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Steve Russo

Chief Engineer 445 Park Ave

Peter Loi


Vice President

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Administrative Assistant


Durim Lika

445 Park Property Manager

Roderick Brown


Landlord Representative

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Reception, Notary Public

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Scott Stringer

14 Penn Plaza Super

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Kamesh Soorjpersaud

Chief Engineer 14 Penn Plaza