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  • Lead Agent
  • LIC#: 10401208251

Alex Heydt

Alex Heydt is a highly knowledgeable real estate expert who provides best-in-class service and transparent, down-to-earth guidance to buyers, sellers, investors, and developers. Known for his professionalism, patience, and accessibility, he strives to make the entire buying and selling process seamless and rewarding. Alex specializes in residential, investment sales, and new development properties throughout Manhattan and Northern Brooklyn.

Since entering the real estate industry in 2008, Alex has dedicated himself to continuous improvement, refining his skills and expertise. Over the years, he has cultivated an impressive track record as a top-producing agent adept at navigating diverse markets. His exceptional achievements are underscored by consistent recognition, notably being ranked in the top 1% of brokers nationwide by the Wall Street Journal.

Alex brings a wealth of experience and a track record of success to renovation projects and consulting services for historic lofts and townhouses in the prestigious neighborhoods of the West Village and Tribeca. His expertise in revitalizing and advising on these unique properties has earned him a reputation for excellence in the real estate industry.  Whether handling the sale of a studio apartment or a historic townhouse, Alex and his team prioritize their clients, treating them like family and approaching each goal with meticulous care.

In 2023, Alex, alongside partners Jordan March and Sean McPeak, established the Empire Collective Team. Leading in the prime downtown Manhattan markets, Alex's focus is complemented by the team's comprehensive coverage of other areas across NYC. With agents boasting extensive experience throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn, their collective efforts have resulted in over $1,000,000,000 in closed sales transactions.

A native New Yorker from Rockland County, Alex hails from a real estate family. He studied Communications at The University of Buffalo and currently resides in the West Village with his wife, son and daughter. In today’s market, working with professionals who make you the top priority is paramount. Contact Alex and The Empire Collective Team today for a hands-on approach and bespoke solutions to all your real estate needs.

  • 15+ Years Industry Experience
  • $1,000,000,000 Sold
  • Specializes in Downtown Manhattan & Northern Brooklyn
  • Ranked #15 NYC & #24 NYS Closed Sales Volume by Wall Street Journal.
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What Alex Heydt's Clients Say

He came up with an excellent sales strategy that ultimately resulted in an agreeable offer and sale. I will not hesitate to use Alex for all of my future real estate transactions. Best of all, not only did I sell a home and buy a home, but in Alex I feel like I made a lifelong friend.

J.V., Prospect Heights, Prospect Lefferts Garden Buyer/Seller

We’ve been working with Alex for years and have purchased and sold multiple properties with him. He has always proven to provide exceptional service and rarely says no to any requests we have whether it is related directly to our sale or purchase

HK, West Village, East Village and UES Buyer/Seller

We had a wonderful buying and selling experience with Alex. He stayed patient and focused after we had setbacks and got us to the finish line! He works hard and really shows his passion and dedication to the job.

G.C., UES, Tribeca & West Village Buyer/Seller

Alex is incredibly attentive and available. Because he knows that home buying is a personal experience, he takes your interests as personally as you do.

OF., Bedford-Stuyvesant Townhouse Seller

Alex helped sell our apartment that'd been on the market for 6 months. He did a great job at helping people see the potential. He's knowledgeable, straight forward and charismatic. I'd trust him with any future sales and would not hesitate to recommend him.

EK, West Village Seller

Alex has represented me on three transactions over the past two years and I will be sure to work with Alex again in the future. Alex, has demonstrated his expertise in the West Village market time and time again. He's familiar with all recent transactions as well as buyer and seller trends. Alex does an excellent job of pricing a listing as well as buyer selection while demonstrating ...

LW, West Village Buyer/Seller

When I first decided to sell my loft, I knew I needed to find a broker I genuinely liked and got along with, as well as someone who knew both the New York City Real Estate market, and more specifically, the West Village. As I have bought and sold a ton of property, I don’t usually get along with most real estate agents; I find that many agents are impersonal and greedy. After meeting ...

B. J., West Village Seller

As the Board President of a 14-unit Co-op in the West Village, I have had the pleasure of working with Alex on five recent apartment sales in our building. His knowledge of the building, dedication, as well as hard work has had a great influence on prospective buyers. With his help, we have had record sales in our Co-op and these have served to increase the property value of all our u...

J.S., Board Member West Village Co-op

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