ManishaBaharani specializes in sales and villa rentalson the magical island of St Maarten.Sheis also a member of the Lisa Maysonet team at Sotheby’s International Realty New York.Manishahas access to both the St. Martin and New York Sotheby’s International Realty offices and holds a dual license, adding value to any client she represents.Being a native New Yorker and residing in Sunny St Maarten for the past 11 years, givesManishaaccess to the most desirable and extraordinary homes available through the continuous support of her teams in NYC and St. Martin. This combination gives her a cutting-edge ability to unite luxury properties with the right buyers.Manisha’s values, along with her people and communications skills allow her to really understand her client’s needs.
Manishagraduated from NYU - Stern School of Business, with a B.S. in International Business and Marketing and a minor in Psychology and performing arts. She then went on to work in PR and Marketing at Sony Music International and Universal Music Group in New York. Meeting her husband, Adesh Baharani, changed her course and lead her to the beautiful island of St Maarten. Adesh moved to St Maarten with his family at a young age. He went on to build Joe’s Jewelry International, one of the first family-owned jewelry boutiques in St Maarten. Established in 1980, Joe’s Jewelry International has become a Market leader in the luxury Market and is ranked #1 on Trip Advisor. Adesh andManishahave thoroughly enjoyed all the positive experiences that St Maarten has to offer, and continue to do so with their two beautiful children.Manishais a member of a volunteer lead, non-profit organization based in New York, called Children’s Hope India. Their mission is to help underprivileged children progress from poverty to prosperity, giving them a chance for a brighter future. She is also an ambassador of Greenbox St Maarten, which is a recycling movement with the goal of creating a sustainable environment for the island and its future generations.
When she's not serving her clients in real estate and others, her passions include singing and music. She has performed at many cultural and charity events and continues to sing and conduct music workshops and teach music to the children of St Maarten, as she is a certified singing teacher through Sangeet Vilas - Kinaar Cultural Center. Since moving to St Maarten,Manishahas worked on several Marketing and PR initiatives at Joe's Jewelry International, and in her own startup resort wear company, AriAmi Resort Wear - which was inspired by her two sons, Ari and Amir.Manishaholds a few things very close to her heart, including, her two sons, singing and International travel around the Globe, which allows her to immerse herself in different cultures and build relationships all over the World. Inspired by the beauty and charm of St Maarten and its magical surroundings along the Caribbean Sea,Manishahas grown to love the island and all it has to offer, and will do her best to make sure you have the same positive experiences while in St Maarten.