Our Professionals

Michael Feldman

Mr. Feldman is chiefly responsible for overseeing all aspects of the propertyís performance and possesses extensive, in-depth knowledge of building operations, building financials and tenant management.  He serves as a trusted advisor for many savvy New York property owners, family offices, high net worth individuals and institutional capital. Additionally, he has served as a private consultant for the Manhattan District Attorneyís Office as well as a counselor to the United States Congress House of Representatives Financial Committee, whereupon he provides practical evaluations of various mechanisms by which Federal policy can impact local real estate.

Prior to co-founding Choice New York Management, Mr. Feldman was a Managing Director at AFC Realty Capital, a boutique commercial real estate investment bank.  There, he focused on the securing of debt and equity on multi-family, retail and office transactions throughout the United States.  Prior to AFC, he was a Senior Private Banker with Indymac Bank, one of the largest banks in the country at the time.

Mr. Feldman has served as a hired consultant for the prominent Venture Capital Company called Pre-Hype, where he counsels the technology based software company on the operational efficiencies within the property management industry. Mr. Feldmanís memberships and professional affiliations include being Director of the Board of Managers of the Cast Iron Corporation, President and Co-Founder of the NNS Business Society, an inaugural member of the Real Estate Services Alliance (RESA), and he is a licensed New York State Real Estate Broker.

Mr. Feldmanís formal education was at the University of Rochester where he earned a BA in Political Science.  He was a 1997 recipient of the Universityís prestigious Rush Rhees Scholarship, awarded for outstanding scholastic achievement.

Benjamin Bottner

Mr. Bottner has developed a reputation as a prominent Asset Strategist within the New York City real estate market and serves as a team leader, overseeing all operations for many company clients. He is known for his ability to extract additional value in buildings that have previously been overlooked.

Mr. Bottnerís deep understanding of property value, both sustaining it and creating it, stems from his years working in the investment sales arena of commercial real estate with Marcus & Millichap REIS. His special ability to represent clients in complex scenarios is the direct result of the many negotiations that he orchestrated through the course of multiple sales and joint ventures. He continues to monitor the investment sales industry, which enables him to maintain a multi layered understanding of the ever-evolving commercial real estate market. It should therefore come as no surprise that Mr. Bottner is regularly contacted by his clients, past and present, in order to help them formulate a sound business plan for their investment.

Mr. Bottnerís memberships and professional affiliations include The Setai Condominium Board of Managers, an active supporter of the Chelsea Synagogue, the Friends of the Highline Association, and the Rent Stabilization Association of N.Y.C. Inc. His formal education was at the University of Michigan where he earned a BS in Biology and Mathematics with Honors. He then attended a post baccalaureate in Business from Columbia University.

Services Overview

Choice New York Management, LLC is a comprehensive property management company that excels in managing various asset types in the New York Metropolitan Region.

  • Commercial
  • Multi-Family
  • Condominiums and Cooperatives
  • Single Unit Apartments