Team O


When it comes to purchasing your home or capitalizing on your real estate investments, experience counts. The members of Team O have experience in residential and commercial real estate, real estate law, advertising/marketing and finance. Team O is an international team co-founded by a sister and brother duo, Geraldine Onorato, Frederick J. Onorato Esq., along with Ben Onorato and Arlene Hochstat to bring their clients the most comprehensive real estate services in New York City.

Team O’s expertise, honesty and knowledge of the market enable us to assist in all aspects of real estate transactions. Our vast network of trusted professionals include; lenders, attorneys, contractors, designers and stagers. Whether you are seeking your primary home, a second residence, pied-a-terre or a long term investment, Team O Lives New York.

Brother-sister broker duo find success joining forces


Geraldine Onorato –
Frederick J. Onorato Esq. –
Benjamin Onorato –
Arlene Hochstat –

Team Listings



To Sell an Apartment, No Detail Is Too Small

On a recent Thursday morning, Jamella Swift, a Citi Habitats broker, was trying to anticipate every detail that would prevent a buyer from purchasing the two-bedroom condo she was selling in Bedford-Stuyvesant. She put a full-size bed in the bedroom so buyers wouldn’t think the room was too small.

Priciest, cheapest listings to hit Manhattan this week

Superbroker Dolly Lenz of the eponymous Dolly Lenz Real Estate had the priciest listing to hit the Manhattan market this week with a $7.25 million townhouse at 8 Sniffen Court in Murray Hill. The two-bedroom former carriage house was constructed in 1860, one of ten such homes at Sniffen Court behind a locked iron gate…. More

Buyers may have remorse – but their brokers sure don’t

For all its pitfalls, current market conditions make it as good a time as any to rep the buy-side

The Upper East Side’s co-op conundrum

With a stuffy reputation and more condo competition, luxe co-ops see sales volume tank 30-plus percent — a sign that the glory days may be over

Brother-sister broker duo find success joining forces

Real estate dynasties are ingrained in the fabric of real estate in New York City, from commercial to residential. Sons and fathers, mothers and daughters, even husband and wife teams can be found in every firm. But a brother and sister team? Team O at the Level Group may be one of the first.