Jonathan Aka impeccably handles all of his transactions as if they were his own. After a very successful basketball career, he set his sights on real estate and on achieving the same stellar level of performance.
As a former top-rated international basketball player, Jonathan enjoyed a 10-year career in the French Basketball League competing on the highest level in Europe including Paris-Levallois and ASM Monaco, with the French and Leaders Cup both highlights.
His professional background and globetrotting have helped him amass a sophisticated international clientele of top athletes, prominent sports figures, and high-powered executives in the film, finance and technology industries. He remains a world traveler with a keen eye for style and design.For these reasons, Jonathan was personally chosen to be a member of the Sports & Entertainment Division at Douglas Elliman.
Originally from Paris, France, Jonathan is now a passionate New Yorker focused on providing best-in-class service for his domestic and international buyers. His association with Douglas Elliman and its alliance with Knight Frank assures unparalleled exposure to 43 counties across six continents, optimizing his comprehensive real estate representation to clients in the United States and abroad. Fluent in French and English, Jonathan is a resident of Chelsea who is enamored with the history and charm of all New York City neighborhoods. His client-centered approach is focused on making the right buyer-property match, bringing his keen market insight and savvy negotiating together to create the best results.