Welcome to Atelier
a New Development & Luxury Sales Division

Welcome to Atelier,
A New Development & Luxury Sales Division

Atelier; \ˌa-təl-ˈyā\

"workshop" or "studio"; "the private workshop or studio of a professional, where the principal masters and a number of apprentices collaborate to create refined product and results."

Our Brand Mission

Atelier's mission is to provide unparalleled service to our clients and to our portfolio of projects. We are dedicated to offering highly attuned guidance and producing a custom-tailored experience that exceeds the highest standard. It is our goal to surpass the perception of the residential real estate culture by delivering polished representation and innovative resources to our discerning multi-generational clients, customers and co-brokers in the new development, luxury resale, and special project spheres. We aspire to achieve the exceptional.

Atelier by Brown Harris Stevens

Atelier by Brown Harris Stevens is a new development & luxury sales  division with a brand focus stemming from first hand knowledge that real estate is more than transactional. We are in the business of understanding people's unique goals, cultural influences, and
emotional drivers.

We are committed to diversifying and expanding the venerable Brown Harris Stevens brand by surpassing expectations of a new generation of new development clients. From site acquisition through sell out, we provide a formidable sales platform in today’s competitive market. Atelier was founded to connect our clientele with compelling experiences and a superior level of service within the broad residential development market.

Led by Wendy Maitland & Ginger Brokaw, the division is operated by seasoned experts, each of whom is highly attuned to the nuances and subtleties that define the fast paced, constantly changing landscape of New York City’s unique market, micro-markets and  secondary markets.

Atelier’s culture of collaboration drives a carefully crafted, creative approach to each project. The vast experience of the team and creative approach to each project ensures that every Atelier client receives the individualized attention needed to achieve the highest potential value of his or her asset. A commitment to excellence through an intelligent, informed platform is our utmost priority in delivering results to our clients.

We are Atelier by Brown Harris Stevens.

The Atelier Difference

Atelier’s clients benefit from having a full-scale new development team behind each and every project to position, guide, market, and procure sales. This includes the leadership and guidance of our management team: two top Manhattan market-makers with record-breaking sales, a full marketing & sales team, a project manager and a creative strategist.

In addition, our clients know that Atelier stands with the full support of Brown Harris Stevens, New York's oldest, privately owned real estate firm behind them. This includes the multi-faceted local, national, and international exposure by affiliation with Terra Holdings, BHSDM, Leading Properties of the World, in addition to Atelier’s own proprietary local, notational, and international networks of brokers, agents, and clientele.

Brown Harris Stevens Development Marketing

Brown Harris Stevens Development Marketing specializes in the planning, marketing and sales of best-in-class New York City residential developments and conversions. Our division stands apart with proven combined experience that has spanned more than a century, and impressive achievements that encompass over 250 developments and 10,000 new home sales.

Brown Harris Stevens Development Marketing works hand in hand with Christie’s International Real Estate Development Project Marketing on the marketing and sale of leading residential developments in the New York marketplace and thereby, our clients benefit from a seamlessly integrated global sales and marketing platform, and access to the world’s leading auction house, Christie’s.


Letter from Wendy Maitland

Driven to share the thrill of transforming your experience.

 Launched from the most robust sales platform available in today’s competitive market, rooted in the present while paying homage to the city's richly-storied past, Atelier represents the future of real estate. Our brand focus stems from our passionate mission to innovate, to make our clients' projects exceptional and more  profitable, in a healthy, collaborative work environment. We approach each project creatively, understanding our client's needs in depth, to identify the best possible path to attain their goals. We do what we say we are going to do, meaning we  are accountable. We don't pay "lip service"; instead we are honest in our evaluations and assessments. 

We are highly attuned to the subtleties that inform the city's fast-paced, constantly shifting real estate market, and its micro-markets. Our dynamic founding members are savvy brokers, talented agents and gifted future success stories who work collaboratively with a dedicated, select group of professionals in the fields of creative branding, marketing, art, music, design and architecture. Informed by the passion and drive of each of our members, Atelier's unique culture is in the DNA of our methodology and translates to extraordinary results in our work with and for you. Atelier's top priority is to provide outstanding service in order to create unequivocal success for each of our clients.

I'm delighted to welcome you to Atelier by Brown Harris Stevens, and am eager to work with you to help realize your vision. Get in touch to discover the Atelier difference. I look forward to hearing from you soon!

"Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you Everywhere."

-Albert Einstein

Thank You,
Wendy Maitland