Danielle Rantapaa was born and raised in Israel. She joined the Israeli armed forces at 18, which was customary to do so at that age, and served as a physical combat trainer to new recruits. After successfully completing her military duty, Danielle enrolled in the reputable Hebrew University of Jerusalem where she graduated with a degree in economics. Despite her upbringing and achievements abroad, New York City Real Estate has been Danielle's true calling. She was determined to make the Big Apple her home after having fallen for it during a trip in 2003. Now she lives in the East Village and has helped hundreds claim their own piece of the New York City pie! In addition to her travels around the world, her Israeli-Swedish background gives her the ability to connect with people from all walks of life. Danielle has been a top producing agent for over 7 years while mentoring new agents taking their first steps in the business. Whether you needed to move yesterday or are getting a head start on the dynamic sales and rentals market in Manhattan, Danielle will easily navigate you through the process from start to finish. As the CEO & Co-Founder of I&I Real Estate and having over 7 years of NYC real estate experience, countless strong relationships with management companies and landlords throughout NYC, she is the quintessential tool you will need to help you find the best home.