RE/Advantage Customer Spotlight
Broker Associate – Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International of Fort Lee
Ila Kasofsky, more popularly know as Ms. Fort Lee, has been in the Real Estate business for 29 years. She has received many awards and has been recognized as a lifetime member of The Distinguished Sales Club for achieving the Real Estate Million Dollar Sales Club Award for 10 or more years. Ila is a member of the New Jersey Multiple Listing Service, a member of the RPAC Committee as well as a member of the Risk Management Committee within the NJMLS. Ms. Kasofsky is currently a Fort Lee Borough Council Woman and has been since 2001. She was even the acting mayor of Fort Lee, New Jersey from August 2007 to the beginning of January 2008. Ila enjoys cooking, going to movies, visiting fresh farmers markets, traveling and emergency management volunteer work. More importantly than those hobbies she enjoys being with her daughter most of all. She loves spending time with Brett, whether it be traveling going to film classes Ila’s joy comes from being with her daughter.
Ila uses her website whenever she meets with a potential client, she says, “it puts me ahead of most agents when I show the clients and even buyers how connected I am to social networking and to business networking”. Ms. Kasofsky also notes that her new clients find her website very useful, because they are so tech savvy and use the internet to start their research on selling or buying a home.
In 2009 she has kept steady sales numbers like the past couple years and currently has 20 active listings. Ila primarily sells homes in Bergen and Hudson counties; specifically in Fort Lee, Edgewater, and the Hudson Riverfront as well as Mahwah, Alpine, River Vale, Oradell and many other communities throughout those two counties. She says her website has increased her popularity because visit her website – then see her videos and blog.
She also markets herself via post cards, calendars and newsletters. Ms. Kasofsky takes internet marketing and social networking very seriously because she knows the impact these avenues has on her business. She has become an “agent of the internet” attending training sessions on how to use social networking sites more efficiently. Learn more about Ila on these marketing/social networking sites:
- Ila’s main website: http://www.ilashomes.com/
- Blog: http://fortleenjbuzz.com/
- Active Rain: http://activerain.com/ilakas
- Linked In: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/ila-kasofsky/4/178/396
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