Though finding the perfect home in Manhattan and Queens can seem like a grueling experience, Israel Vasquez likes to show people that it can be fun and stress-free when working with a knowledgeable real estate professional. "Listen, manage, and communicate solutions to your clients, that's the key to success," he says. Israel provides all the information and legwork needed to make you feel calmer, more confident and enlightened in your search. Because of his background as a financial advisor and a personal trainer, he covers all the bases for his clients, providing valuable insight and support throughout a process that can test both your finances and your emotions. "A good broker listens to your needs, and works with you as long as it takes to find a home you will love and can afford. If you need a real estate partner who will show you transparence and competence, while eliminating the headaches of finding the right home, come work with me…and feel free to ask me anything!" Though born in the Dominican Republic, Israel grew up in Queens. He has worked in Manhattan for 18 years, and knows the city very well. Israel speaks fluent Spanish and English. He studied Finance at Baruch College, and began his career in finance at Payne Weber. Israel later transitioned into personal training. He become the top-tier trainer at Equinox before opening his own personal training studio. Always ambitious, generous and ready to help, Israel loves to volunteer his time at soup kitchens and at a senior community doing physical therapy.