Team Member - The Eklund Gomes Team
With a background in construction management, development and advertising, Scott is one of the very few Real Estate agents who truly understands their role as a specialist. He serves as the director on every client’s quest of finding a new home or investment property. With his extensive and always evolving knowledge of the real estate and finance markets, he orchestrates the process from the first idea through final closing and execution of the deal.
Scott's seasoned experience, sharp, and creative ideas, enables him to lead and originate opportunities for both buyers, sellers and developers in any market. As a Southern California native, Scott has integrated himself over the years into the various communities and is considered an expert in all aspects of the local market trends.
Growing up and being involved in just about every competitive sport he could join, Scott is no stranger to competition. He embraces hard work and thrives on perseverance required to rival the oldest veterans in the business. He motivates everyone involved with his genuine eagerness to deliver at the highest level. More than just satisfied, Scott ensures that every client leaves with a long lasting memory of a smooth and professional transaction. In an ever - changing market, you want a Professional who offers First Class Service, Knowledge, and Experience, representing you in your next Real Estate endeavor.
Founder - The Eklund Gomes Team
With his trademark high kick and record-breaking sales, Fredrik Eklund has become a staple of the New York City real estate scene. As the co-founder of The EKLUND|GOMES Team with John Gomes, they have secured over ten billion dollars in closed residential sales, the successful sell out of over 60 new developments all during a decade of success together.
Eklund & Gomes recently expanded their team, opening offices in Los Angeles and Miami, with 52 current team members including 7 in LA and 4 in Miami. Fredrik is often named Manhattan’s “Broker to the Stars,” having sold luxury penthouse apartments and mega-mansions to many of Hollywood, Wall Street and the fashion- and music industry’s biggest names. In a summer week alone, the team secured over $100 million in sales across every price point and neighborhood as no deal is too big or too small.
Fredrik stars on the Emmy Award-nominated Bravo TV hit show, Million Dollar Listing New York—entering its eighth season in 2019. He has amassed millions of social media followers who love getting a glimpse into the life of the fun-loving real estate mogul.
Originally from Stockholm, Sweden, Eklund studied at the Stockholm School of Economics. At the age of 23, he founded an Internet company with over 45 employees, and went on to work for the investment bank SEB in Stockholm, London, Singapore and Tokyo before crossing the pond to New York City. Eklund is also an active member of the Real Estate Board of New York.
He is involved in several charities, like ‘My Big Day’ with the Princess of Sweden, Madeleine, as well as ‘Zimbabwe’s Forgotten Children.’ He is married to the abstract painter Derek Kaplan and they have two children, Milla and Freddy.
Co-Founder - The Eklund Gomes Team
Team co-founder John Gomes is among the most highly regarded real estate brokers in the country. His team has secured over ten billion dollars in closed residential sales to date. The team has successfully sold out of over 60 new developments in the past decade alone. Gomes is a go-to resource for insights about current real estate market trends for the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, CNN, CNBC, NBC, ABC and CBS, among other leading media outlets.
John, along with his partner Fredrik have emerged as Manhattan’s “Brokers to the Stars,” having sold luxury penthouse apartments and mega-mansions to many of Hollywood, Wall Street and the music industry’s biggest names. Gomes is passionate about delivering value to the city’s top residential developers while elevating the real estate experience for buyers. Since launching his career, he has worked on over 60 new development residential properties and closed over ten billion dollars in residential sales. His work routinely involves collaboration with highly accomplished photographers, stylists, interior designers, stagers, landscape architects, technology consultants, floor plan specialists, architects, graphic designers, event planners and publicists, providing input and direction on a full range of critical elements that sets the tone and direction of sales and marketing strategies.
Raised in Boston, Gomes earned a Bachelor of Arts degree as a double-major in Political Science and Communication Studies from the University of Rhode Island. He moved to New York City in 1996 and earned an MBA in Entrepreneurship from Baruch College, where he was the class president and graduated cum laude.