Fredrik Eklund, the energetic, high-kicking, top broker at Douglas Elliman has secured over three billion dollars in closed residential sales. Rated as the #1 agent in New York City by The Real Deal in 2014, he set record sales in 28 buildings in Manhattan last year alone and is often spotted showing apartments to top name celebrities, including Sarah Jessica Parker and Jennifer Lopez. His active listings amount to $540,000,000. Originally from Stockholm, Sweden, Eklund studied at the Stockholm School of Economics before founding an Internet company and working for the investment bank SEB in Stockholm, London, Singapore and Tokyo. In addition, he is the founder of Scandinavia's most high end residential real estate brokerage with 50 employees and $1 billion in closed sales in 2014. Eklund founded the #1 top-producing team at Elliman, which has 5,000 agents in 85 offices all over the East Coast.
Eklund is married to artist Derek Kaplan, and they have Mousey and Fritzy together. Fredrik is known for being part "shark" in business and part "softie" at home with his puppies and family.
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Listing Recap: Private Homes & Plenty of Windows
Ep 11. From SoHo to Tribeca -- see the lavish homes the brokers were selling in this episode!
Fredrik Brings Building Renderings to Life
Fredrik Eklund takes clients shopping for apartment furnishings.
Fredrik Has a Very Important Client to Impress
Fredrik Eklund organizes the perfect dinner surprise for his client.
Fredrik is Going to Have a Baby!
Fredrik Eklund's friend, Lynn offers to carry his baby.