Professional Profile: Jacob Harooni 2017

Jacob Harooni - 2017

Name: Jacob Harooni - 2017

Title: Senior Agent

Company: REAL New York

Location: 143 Ludlow Street, New York, NY

Birthplace: Great Neck, NY

Education: Baruch College

First job outside of real estate: Selling merchandise online

First job in real estate or allied field: My first job in real estate was at a family-owned real estate development firm based out of Long Island

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? In the beginning of the year, I was promoted to senior agent at REAL New York. I plan to build a team under me by 2018 that will focus on residential rentals and sales.

How do you unwind from a busy day? Taking a step back and appreciating all the good things around me

Favorite book or author: Robert Kiyosaki

Last song you purchased/downloaded? Rockstar by Post Malone

One word to describe your work environment: Friendly

Rules to live by in business: Be transparent, persistent and positive

If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead, but not related to you) who would it be and where would you go? I would invite Tom Brady to dinner and I would take him to the best Omakase restaurant in NYC - Sushi of Gari.

What is your DREAM job? (something other than your current job) NBA/NFL sports analyst