Careers

How do I apply to be an agent with Douglas Elliman?

Q: I would like to work for Elliman.  I have my NY sales associate license. Where do I apply?   Read More.

Can I live in one state and sell real estate in another?

  Q: Can you be a certified agent in one state but live in another? For example, certified in New York, but live in New Jersey or Pennsylvania?   Read More.

I’m a real estate agent in Australia looking to break into the New York City market–any advice?

Q: I’m from Australia and have just started out in real estate. My main goal is to be in NYC, and to break into the real estate market there hopefully by December/January. Any advice? Do I need more than 6 months’ experience to be noticed in New York? Read More.

Is Elliman the biggest real estate company?

Q: Is Elliman the biggest real estate company? Read More.

I’m a California-based high school student, and want to move to New York to work at a real estate firm after I graduate. What should I do in the mean time?

Q: Hi. I am a sophomore at Galileo high school in San Francisco, California. I’ve decided to become a real estate broker and plan on attending college in California. But I would like to work in New York, so what are some ways or options I have once I finish school to move from San Francisco to New York and get a job at a real estate firm? Read More.

What store is Elliman opening at 774 Broadway?

Q: What store is opening on the corner of Broadway and Wanamaker Place? Read More.

What words of wisdom do you have for me as I begin my real estate career?

Q: What should I watch out for in the beginning stages of my real estate career? What is the best way to build a steady relationship with clients so that my name spreads throughout the city of Chicago? Read More.

If I am interested in working for a real estate company when I graduate, what major/minor would you suggest for me?

Q:  Hello, I am a freshman in college. If I am interested in working for a real estate company when I graduate, what major/minor would you suggest for me? What does the interviewer look for in an agent? Thank you so much, I hope to be an agent in NYC one day. Read More.

What does it take to become an agent?

Q:  I’m currently a college junior majoring in communications with a burning passion to become a realtor in NYC. Tell me, what does it take to become an agent at this firm? Is there anything I should do before applying at Elliman? What is a “must have” on my resume to be considered? Thanks! Read More.