An accomplished and highly regarded broker, Olga Alexakos, Ph.D. has been practicing real estate in Manhattan since 1993. Prior to joining Keller Williams NYC, she worked at other premier New York City firms, including Prudential Douglas Elliman and Brown Harris Stevens.
Recognized in the industry for her integrity and the unparalleled, client-centric service she provides, Olga has won many awards for her sales performance. Of greater significance to her, however, is the trust she has earned over her many years of real estate practice from clients and co-brokers alike. Praised for her “diligence, creativity and trustworthiness,” and for working “tirelessly and with great care and patience," she has been referred to as the “’Dear Abby’ of New York City real estate.” As one client put it: “If a real estate professional can possibly spoil you, Olga Alexakos can absolutely do it.”
Olga has a keen knowledge of the complexities of marketing and negotiating co-ops, condominiums, townhouses and investment properties. Seasoned investors as well as first-time homeowners find her expertise, ingenuity, and great resourcefulness invaluable assets in customizing successful marketing plans for their properties or finding their perfect new home.
With a Ph.D. in Economics from The New School for Social Research, a B.A. in Psychology from Queens College, City University of New York, and an extensive background in urban analysis and real estate marketing, Olga has refined her skills and expertise over the more than 20 years she has been selling and renting premium properties in Manhattan. Her love of people, architecture, design and history find ample expression in her work. She is as intimately at home with selling historical buildings, such as the 185 Lafayette Street converted firehouse as she is with selling in the 21st century masterpieces by celebrated architects of our times, such as Richard Meier’s West Perry Condominium and Charles Gwathmey’s Astor Place Tower.
A resident of Manhattan, Olga fell in love with New York upon arriving here as a university student from her native Greece in the 1970s and has made the city her home since. She continuous to draw inspiration from the city’s demanding versatility and dynamism and is proud and happy to be a New Yorker. She is an active member of her Greenwich Village community, as well as the arts and business life of the city.
Please feel welcome to contact Olga for a complimentary real estate consultation.