Prudential’s Top Real Estate Team Grows with New Additions

Luxury High Rise Specialist Cristine Lefkowitz & Team Join Shapiro & Sher Group.

Las Vegas, NV, May 01, 2009 --( Prudential Americana Group’s top Nevada real estate team has added a new facet to its luxury sales division. Cristine Lefkowitz and her team of luxury high-rise sales professionals have joined Shapiro & Sher Group. Over the years, Shapiro & Sher have been one of North America’s top luxury home sales specialists.

“Cristine’s expertise in luxury high rise real estate was a perfect match for our team,” said Ivan Sher, partner with Shapiro & Sher Group. “Despite the downturn in Las Vegas real estate, our team finished third in North America in 2008 for gross commissions and earned the number one position in 2007 among all Prudential sales teams. We continue to grow by offering the finest homes with the most talented luxury sales professionals in the industry.”

Lefkowitz has worked in Las Vegas real estate since 1996, specializing in luxury high-rise units including those at Turnberry Place, Turnberry Towers, Regency Towers, Park Towers, Panorama Towers and Palm’s Place. She is a Certified International Property Specialist and holds a master’s degree from the Gama Filho University in Rio de Janeiro. Her passion for interior design is renowned among her clients and is supported by studies at Brazil’s prestigious Interior Design Institute.

“Shapiro & Sher sell the best luxury estates in Las Vegas and I sell the best high rise luxury properties, so it is a perfect fit to work together,” said Lefkowitz. “We now dominate the luxury real estate market in Las Vegas and look forward to continued growth and success.”

Prudential Americana Group is Nevada’s largest real estate company with more than 1,100 sales executives and approximately 2,200 current home listings. It is an independently owned and operated member of Prudential Real Estate affiliates and is the 8th largest in the company’s national network of 650 franchises. For more information, visit or call 702-315-0223.

Prudential Americana Group
Sarah Thornton