Joshua was born and raised on Long Island, NY, leaving only to serve our nation in the United States Army both at home and abroad. His education and professional experiences are extensive and broad-based, all leading to a tireless dedication to his clients, customers and team members.
Joshua's military service includes time serving as a Senior Human Resources Manager with the famed 101st Airborne Division at Ft. Campbell, KY and the Virginia National Guard Human Resources Command Serving as a Special Projects Team Leader, publishing a career development handbook for Non-Commissioned Officers, and as a Training Manager and Instructor at the Virginia Army National Guard Officer Candidate School. These experiences taught Joshua what it truly means to serve, and he brings this same sense of duty to his clients. Joshua applies military work ethic to each transaction-regardless of size and scope-and works tirelessly to help his clients realize their goals.
Joshua is well-known for his broad understanding of real estate, personal approach to supporting his buyers and sellers, and business acumen gained through his undergraduate degree in Human Resources- as well as his current pursuit of an MBA in Project Management-both earned from Grantham University. Joshua's real estate career spans nearly 15 years and includes lending experience with CitiFinancial selling both mortgages and personal loans, an extensive real estate appraisal career completing over 1,000 valuations covering all of Long Island, the five boroughs, Westchester, Rockland, and Orange County New York. Joshua also served as an Operations Manager of a privately-owned real estate sales and development firm on the North Fork of Long Island managing a sizable distressed asset portfolio, traditional real estate sales department, and contracting and development division specializing in renovation and resale, new construction, permit expediting and land use. Joshua is still involved in the lending industry as an actively practicing Licensed Mortgage Loan Originator.
Joshua's encyclopedic knowledge of the housing market along with his real estate appraisal, distressed asset management, and mortgage lending experience allows him to approach real estate from a unique perspective few others can offer. Joshua joined Douglas Elliman in 2018 as a branch manager where he uses his servant leadership style to support his agents in delivering a buying or selling experience that exceeds customer expectations.
If you are thinking of buying or selling a home, or making real estate a career, call Joshua today.