February 21 - March 6, 2017

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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Howard Michaels 2001


  • Title: Chairman
  • Company: The Carlton Group
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY, 1955

Family: Single, 3 children

College: American University

First job outside of real estate: Retail carpet sales

First job in real estate or allied field: Selling real estate limited partnerships, Island Planning

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? We get our clients the money through financing equity raise, property sales, mortgages and/or loan disposition. Future: more of the same.

Hobbies: Exercise, reading, spending time with children

Favorite book: “Fire & Ice”

Favorite movie: “The Godfather”

Person you most emulate (outside of family): Murray Silver

Key to success: Drive, persistence and honesty-single focus

If you were forced to choose another vocation what would it be? Art dealer