With a background in economics and marketing, Barbara Quaranta is regarded for her entrepreneurial spirit, discretion, and unwavering dedication to her clients. Driven by results, Barbara is a team player who always goes the extra mile, whether it’s finding the perfect home or expertly preparing a listing for sale. Barbara is a personable and trustworthy partner to her clients throughout the entire transaction process, providing the tools to allow for sound decision making and desirable results. Her clients benefit from her artistic eye, with a discernment for current and future design trends, and quality of craftsmanship.
A global citizen, Barbara was born and raised in southern Italy, then moved to Milan and Rome where she spent over 15 years in product management, event management, and trade marketing for several premium European brands. After moving to New York City in 2008, Barbara began designing and creating compositions and favors for weddings and other special events, which garnered editorial features and awards. Each of Barbara’s moves brought her passion for homes to the forefront, from purchases and remodels to sales, and she decided to delve into a career as a real estate professional. Barbara’s international mindset and appreciation for quality design brought her to Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty, where award-winning marketing and white-glove service come together across a global platform and a 274-year brand heritage.
When not in the office, Barbara is found driving her daughter to swim meets, planning her next trip to Europe, or running the trails, having competed in the 2014 New York City Half Marathon. She is an avid supporter of the New York Academy of Art, Susan G. Komen foundation and volunteers with the local chapter of the National Charity League.
Discover how we’re helping buyers and sellers find their place in the world every day, one home at a time.
Developed in-house, every Compass tool is designed to modernize both
sides of the real estate experience. Just as we compare properties and measure marketing performance with sellers,
we also offer buyers exclusive access
to listings not seen anywhere else.
Locally, we’re counted among the
top five brokerages in every one
of our core markets; meanwhile,
our national presence and uniquely collaborative culture present agents with unlimited co-brokering and
The 150+ members of our in-house marketing and advertising agency ensure that every home we represent
is portrayed in its finest light across every platform—from eye-catching billboards and installations to stunning print materials and digital campaigns.