Leila Yusuf

Leila Yusuf

Licensed Real Estate Salesperson | Licensed as Leila Hotho Yusuf
About Leila
"I do my best to see things from my buyers' sellers' renters and developers' points of view. "

Leila is a Manhattan resident who takes great pride in her profession, providing clients with the highest level of discretion, trust and loyalty, plus a vast knowledge of today's unique market. Over her 12-year real estate career, Leila is responsible for over $100 Million in transactions, condos, townhouse, co-ops and New development. As a seller's agent, Leila provides a marketing service that is both unique and effective, embrace the digital age, enhancing the exposure the property, and thereby maximizing the best price. Her clientele ranges from first-time sellers to seasoned multiple-dwelling owners multi-million dollar homes.

As a buyer's agent, listening skills, patience, honesty and attention to detail is the key to keep your customers loyal and help them realize their dreams. She always tells her buyers I want you to sleep well at night never have to regret anything…being herself, and putting her client first.

She is a skillful negotiator and a talented, hardworking individual who has earned not only outstanding results for her clients, but has also secured an excellent reputation within the real estate industry. Recent New Development Project "Tribeca" Acquisition: $10 Million and anticipated project sellout $34 Million. Leila recognizes that buying or selling a home is not only a personal and emotional experience, but in many cases the single most important financial decisions one can make. She helps ease this process by being herself.

Leila was born and raised in Kenya and came to America at age 19 to attend the University of Massachusetts, where she studied hospitality and management. Before entering the real estate industry, Leila had a very successful career in the restaurant business where she has worked in management for well-known chefs Jeffrey Zakarian and Jean-Georges Vongerichen. Also, she is an owner of a few restaurants chain.

When not with clients, she is a proud mother and loves running, hiking great peaks around the world, sailing, spinning, skydiving, cooking, traveling and yoga. She is currently working with IT-Project, an organization whose mission is to provide digital education resources to public schools in Kenya.