High-end luxury sales market in Manhattan and parts of Brooklyn; especially Soho, Tribeca, and Chelsea.
B.A. in Tourism Management from the University of Cape Town and a Business Diploma from Varsity College of Cape Town.
A charismatic people-person who blends an extensive customer service background with savvy negotiation skills, Yardena is a hardworking representative with a deep-set passion for New York City living and a commitment to exceeding clients’ expectations. Customers consistently appreciate Yardena’s ability to listen attentively and understand exactly what they are looking for, then go above and beyond to find it. Her easygoing and grounded personality makes the entire process an enjoyable one.
Known for her honest and loyal approach, Yardena’s broad business background includes successful careers in the fashion and travel industries, where she honed her exceptional customer service skills. Highly organized and detail-oriented, Yardena has developed a large network of contacts in New York and around the world throughout her career, and prides herself on her ability to work with a diverse array of people. She is uniquely knowledgeable about the neighborhoods and buildings that make up New York City and loves nothing more than matching people with properties they love.
Born on a kibbutz in Israel and raised in Cape Town, South Africa, Yardena has lived in New York for 18 years. She resides in Tribeca with her husband, two little girls and a very large Newfie. Yardena serves on the condo board of her building and is very active in the Tribeca community. When not out exploring local restaurants, this die-hard Flywheel fan can be found competing in their stadiums or out training on long distance charity walks and bike races. She focuses her business on condos and co-ops throughout New York City, with a particular expertise in Tribeca, Soho, Chelsea, the Financial District and parts of Brooklyn.
Upon joining Compass in June of 2014, Yardena formed the Tinnie Chan Sassano Team with Tinnie Sassano. Together, the team's dynamic foundation and market expertise provides an unparalleled range of services to their clients.