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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Laurena Torres 2013


  • Title: Principal Broker/Owner
  • Company: Torresco Realty LLC
  • Location: Manhattan, NY
  • Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY

Education: Brooklyn College/NY University

First job outside of real estate: Political Lobbyist Associate

First job in real estate or allied field: Licensed Salesperson

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I am currently the principal broker/owner of Torresco Realty LLC- a commercial investment real estate firm based in Manhattan. In the future I am planning to continue to expand my personal real estate portfolio.

How do you unwind from a busy day in real estate? Skyping or emailing friends in Europe, Brazil or Canada to catch up after work.

Favorite book or author: Ernest Hemmingway

Favorite movie: “The Great Gatsby”

Last song you downloaded? “Skyfall”

One word to describe your work environment: Eventful

Rules to live by in business: Honesty. Focus. Tenacity.

If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead) who would it be and where would you go? Rudolph Valentino /Café des Artistes

What is your dream job? Archeologist