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Kaplan x Knight Team

The Kaplan x Knight Team understand that change is not always easy, which is why they work tirelessly to help navigate the selling and buying process for their clients.

They specialize in luxury sales, rentals and new developments at CORE, the leading boutique real estate brokerage in New York City.

Well-traveled and culturally curious, Tamara Kaplan and Serri Knight have developed a sophisticated international network that enables them to help domestic and international clients acquire property in Manhattan. Putting their clients first is what drives their success. Both raised in Los Angeles, California, they love living in NYC and exploring all of its unique neighborhoods and cultural offerings.


  1. Consult buyers and sellers – guiding you through your closing or on your journey home.
  2. Luxury Rentals – from apartment hunting to apartment finding.
  3. Art Consultation – navigating the art market, understanding art as an asset and decorating your home.

Tamara Kaplan​

Lic. RE Salesperson
Lic. as Tamara Rothbeind



Serri Knight

Lic. RE Salesperson



For Buyers

View Buyers Guide

For Sellers

View Sellers Guide

Neighborhood Guides

We’re all regulars somewhere in New York City, whether it’s a tiny cafe, outdoor happy hour, or that solid sushi place around the corner. That said, there are too many great new restaurants that creep up on a consistent basis across the city to remain undiscovered.

Below you will find an overview of your new hood – stay tuned for the release of our guide to the latest and greatest bars and eateries!

View Neighborhood Guide


ART+REAL skimm

Art has become a critical marketing component to selling real estate. The clientele involved in the luxury market are often interested in fine art, which is why many new developments are bringing in art to enhance the residential experience. A curated collection of art can easily transform properties into jaw-dropping spaces that lead to potential sales for sellers, or convince the most discriminating buyer.

Keep up to date on this complicated, yet exciting relationship with these interesting reads:

The Rapid Rise of Millennial Collectors Will Change How Art is Bought and Sold – Artsy

Art in Real Estate – Upscale Living Magazine

In New Condos, Art Is Now a Crucial Part of the Deal – NY Times

Affordable Art – My Domaine

Real Estate for the 1 Percent, With Art for the Masses – NY Times

Art is the New Real Estate Amenity – Architectural Digest

How the Urban Elite and Experience-Hungry Millennials Made Art a Staple of Luxury Real Estate – Artsy

Tour a Brooklyn Loft with a Seriously Epic Art Collection – Architectural Digest

Graffiti In Its Glory: New York City Real Estate Benefits From Street Art – Forbes

How to Fall in Love With Art – NY Times 

How to Buy Art For Your Home Forbes 

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“Having met many brokers, Serri is without a doubt the most knowledgeable, thoughtful, genuine and helpful person we've ever come across. Her deep understanding of the market, real interest in our perspective, needs was fantastic. She put in endless hours across weekends, at wacky hours in the morning and nights to support us. With Serri, you know you have a broker who is really in it to support and protect you in a very serious financial decision. We couldn't recommend more highly!”

- J. Beaton

“Tamara did a fantastic job guiding my wife and I through the entire process of finding a new home. She was patient and listened to our needs. Leveraging her great knowledge of the Manhattan housing market, she was able find us the perfect home. Tamara is dynamic and very effective. She always made herself available to us, regardless of the time or the day.”

- V. Gras

"Upon moving to New York, I realized just how little I knew about the city and how important it is to have someone you trust help you find the right place to live. Over the course of multiple years and multiple apartments, Serri has consistently helped me find the perfect balance of price, neighborhood, and proximity to the things I care about most. I cannot recommend her highly enough for renting or buying."

- B. Burke

“Serri has been my broker over the course of multiple transactions across different neighborhoods & price points. She has been unerringly knowledgeable, helpful, and patient in spite of the fact that I was not always easy to deal with! I can’t recommend her more highly.”

- A. Lynch

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