About Edward KalisvaartEdward is specialized in sales of residential properties in Manhattan and multifamily properties in the greater NY area. His successful approach is based on the right combination of Presentation, Promotion and Pricing to get sellers’ properties in front of the right buyers.
After obtaining his bachelors in economics in The Netherlands, Edward started his international career in equity derivatives trading with ING bank. Throughout the next 15 years he held the role of market maker on the Euronext Exchange in Amsterdam, VP of Trading for ING US in Chicago, hedge fund partner in Amsterdam and director of derivatives trading with a Wall Street firm in NYC.
With a sixth sense for market opportunities, he decided in 2011 to change his professional path into real estate brokerage and investments and joined Keller Williams, the largest real estate firm in North America. A l … ittle over a year after starting as an agent with Keller Williams in New York’s beautiful Hudson Valley, Edward was offered the role of Team Leader of the 130 agent Keller Williams New York office. With an appetite for more and a competitive nature, he moved back to Manhattan in 2013 to join the Keller Williams office in Manhattan, the fastest growing brokerage firm in the city.
Known by friends, clients and colleagues alike for his perseverance, honesty and fairness, Edward enjoys a stellar reputation for quick, timely response to each client’s needs and concerns. His financial background, creative thinking and to-the-point personality makes Edward a reliable partner in your real estate transaction.
Edward is a member of the National Association of Realtors (NAR), the New York State Association of Realtors (NYSAR) and the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY). Edward resides in Manhattan, is fluent in English, Dutch, Flemish, and German and has a proficiency in French.