Ben Willig Sales Manager | Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
Ben Willig has made a significant impact on New York City Real Estate since graduating from Trinity College (Hartford). During his first year as a real estate agent, he became the #2 agent in his company, a goal he achieved within 9 months. In 2010, he started his own team which quickly became one of the top rental teams in the city. During that time, Ben moved his personal book of work to the NYC Sales Market and in 2015 took over the role as Sales Director in his previous firm.
His degree in Economics has been a huge asset for clients looking to invest to analyze market trends and value. Success has always been engraved in his personality from being on the Pi Gamma Nu Honor Society, 4 straight years on the Dean’s List, Football Championships, Captain of Basketball & Football teams and winning state Swimming Championships as a child.
His competitive spirt led him to his prior work experience on Wall Street which included working for Credit Suisse executing Global Corporate Real Estate transactions in Tokyo, Hong Kong, London, Dubai and Korea managing over $3 billion of expenses and over 1300 employees for the international Bank. That experience has translated tremendously giving the ability to apply his professionalism, problem solving experience, financial models and understanding how to create a clear approach to the apartment process for his consumers in the New York City Real Estate market.
Customer satisfaction, professionalism and integrity have always been Ben’s highest core values. His dedication to the process and service fundamentals are something that continues to keep his referral business and large network coming back.
Ben has grown up around the city his whole life, owns multiple properties which helps provide understanding of what his clients are going through from personal experience. He has lived in the city for the past 14 years in a wide variety of neighborhoods providing excellent product knowledge of what New York City has to offer. His neighborhoods of specialty include Gramercy, Murray Hill, the Upper East Side, Midtown East, Midtown West and The Financial District. He currently resides in Gramercy Park. Ben makes it easy to have fun and find an amazing apartment!