Barbara Bonilla chose her career in real estate, not only to follow in her Mother’s footsteps, but because of the rewarding aspect of the job. There is nothing more satisfying to her than finding her clients to the homes of their dreams—she considers herself a matchmaker at heart. Once familiar with your priorities and wish list, she uses Citi Habitats’ incredible database to zone in on the ideal places for viewing. And aware of her clients’ needs, time is always of the essence.
A native New Yorker in every sense of the word; Barbara was born in Brooklyn, raised in Long Island and has lived in Manhattan for over thirty years. “Once I got a taste of city living as a student at NYU,” she says. “I knew I found my home as a Manhattanite.” Finally settling on the Upper East Side, Barbara has lived in the heart of Greenwich Village, Stuyvesant Town, Gramercy Park and Midtown.... (more