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.
The Latest from Fredrik
Listing Recap: Fredrik's Swedish Ski Getaway
Ep 7. Fredrik heads back to his home country to sell the most expensive property on one of Sweden's top resorts.
Hard as New York real estate can be, it's always nice to come home to Stockholm and realize I haven't changed.Read Cast Blog
Taking Care of the Most Important Business of All
Before doing anything else, Fredrik and Derek visit Fredrik's family.
Fredrik Eklund Sells His NYC Pad
After two years on the market, the #MDLNY star's Chelsea condo is sold.
Vivica A. Fox & Fredrik Eklund
Ep 92: See photos of Vivica A. Fox and Fredrik Eklund in the Bravo Clubhouse with Andy Cohen!
After Show: Why Doesn’t Fredrik Want Bethenny’s Eggs?
A caller asks #MDLNY’s Fredrik Eklund why he didn’t accept #RHONY star Bethenny Frankel’s offer to provide her eggs for his future baby.
Would Vivica Get Back Together with 50 Cent?
A WWHL caller asks actress Vivica A. Fox if there is any chance that she and rapper 50 Cent will ever rekindle their romance.