Michael Jacklone was born and raised on the Upper East Side and Midtown East, grew up in Great Neck, NY, and has lived in many Manhattan neighborhoods over the years including downtown. He attended The New School and Baruch, and worked in insurance sales and hospitality before deciding to redirect his sales and service skills to real estate. Michael has always demonstrated great resiliency, transparency, ambition and dedication in his work. Bring these valuable qualities along with strong market knowledge and negotiating savvy to real estate allows him to not only orchestrate successful deals, but cultivate a loyal following of satisfied clients. His goal as your agent is to be helpful and informative, yet also direct in his approach and guidance so you can move swiftly and confidently through the rental, purchase or sales process. When not busy meeting clients, showing apartments and pouring over the latest real estate news, Michael enjoys playing basketball and traveling. He has already visited over 30 countries, and can get by speaking a little Portuguese. Michael’s other interests include gastronomy, and spending time with his 110-pound American Akita. He also has accumulated over 500 hours of Special Olympics community service.