“Always put the client first and deliver the best possible quality service.” This is the philosophy that guides Paolo Elia’s personally and professionally and has given him an impeccable reputation among a wide range of clientele from the hospitality industry to the luxury real estate sector.
Paolo began working alongside his father as he grew the family restaurant business with locations across South Florida, embracing his passion for providing unforgettable guest experiences and the highest level of service. Now, with more than a decade of hospitality management and high-end/ formal restaurant experience, he has transitioned to a career in real estate. Proactive, detail oriented and gracious, Paolo believes in treating his clients like family, building lasting connections that stand the test of time.
Well versed in both the residential and commercial markets, Paolo works with buyers, sellers and investors across South Florida with a special focus on the areas of Boca Raton and East Fort Lauderdale.
Born in Long Island, NY, Paolo spent his youth in Salerno, Italy, moving with his family back to Fort Lauderdale at the age of nine. As a long-time resident of South Florida, he has developed strong ties to his community and the surrounding areas and enjoys sharing the South Florida lifestyle with family, friends and clients. Paolo holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Huizanga Business School. He is fluent in English, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish.