With extensive experience and dedication along with a keen knowledge of the New Jersey market, Gene is responsible for the strategic growth, direction, and hands-on management of Brown Harris Stevens' New Jersey offices, as well as exploring new opportunities in the New Jersey market.
Throughout his 25 years in the real estate field, Eugene Cordano has garnered the respect of his clients and colleagues. Since joining Brown Harris Stevens (then Halstead Property) in 1997, Gene quickly established himself as a top broker and became a member of the firm's prestigious Platinum Circle, Producer's Council, and Gold Circle. After 11 successful years as an agent, Gene was promoted to Director of Sales, Metro New Jersey for Halstead's office in Hoboken. More recently, he was promoted to BHS' Executive Director of Sales, New Jersey.
With extensive experience and dedication along with a keen knowledge of the New Jersey market, Gene is responsible for the strategic growth, direction, and hands-on management of Brown Harris Stevens' New Jersey offices, as well as exploring new opportunities in the New Jersey market. In addition, he currently spearheads the sales and marketing efforts for new developments in the area. He successfully handled the sales and marketing for the "A Condos," the firm's first high-rise condo development project in Jersey City, which is sold out.
Gene comes from a family of builders and developers in which his father gave him valuable insight to always look at each project from a variety of angles. Building on his father's teaching, he brings to his position his background in a full range of real estate services in sales, rentals, and project development from site acquisition and planning to sales and marketing. Gene is also knowledgeable in residential condominium conversions with income producing or investment and 1031 properties. His practice as an agent included commercial co-ops and condos, retail, sale lease backs, and land sales.
Prior to joining Brown Harris Stevens, Gene worked in mixed-use and residential real estate development and management for 12 years. In addition, he marketed modular housing in Mexico.
A graduate of St. John's University, he holds a B.A. in Political Science with a minor in Finance. He is a member of the Real Estate Board of New York, the NY & the NJ Builders Association, NAR, NJAR, the Liberty & West Essex Boards of Realtors, the Hudson County & Hoboken Chambers of Commerce, Habitat for Humanity of Hudson County, Legatus of Morris County, NJ, and also participates in local USO, VFW, and Catholic charities.