Black Book International Inc.
A full-service brokerage firm specializing in luxury residential and commercial real estate, property management and private loan facilitation. Built upon a foundation of long term client relationships, BBI clients uniquely benefit from our comprehensive network of national and international connections and our extraordinary access to a wealth of private equity.
We believe in honesty, integrity and superior quality. This is what makes us successful. Free of the self-serving constraints imposed by monolithic brokerages, BBI can nimbly address each client’s needs. We are passionate about our profession, and we work diligently to resolve challenges and minimize client stress. The absolute goal and driving force of Black Book International is to close every transaction with maximum client satisfaction.
As CEO and President of Black Book International, Doug Manful brings over twenty years of experience to the business of guiding clients through the full range of commercial and residential real estate transactions. His expertise is local and global, having overseen transactions in excess of $1 billion throughout the US, Canada, Mexico and Europe. With access to over $5 billion in private equity, and with client satisfaction as a primary goal, Doug provides deep expertise in high-end luxury estates, commercial and residential development, property management, and investment strategy.
Doug is an industry leader, a creative thinker, a powerful negotiator and a beloved counselor to his clients. He directs a team of talented professionals at BBI whose client-driven approach and mandate to meet all challenges head-on leads to real success on every client’s behalf. As a young, dynamic organization BBI is uniquely able to address its clients’ individual needs and treat every transaction with the highest level of privacy and discretion.