Edmund Bogen is a seasoned sales professional, entrepreneur and real estate investor. Edmund started his career in public relations growing his New York City based company as a solo practitioner to greater than 30 employees. After exiting his firm, Edmund used proceeds to invest in properties in NYC, Maryland and Indiana. He also founded First Degree, a marketing company with offices in NYC and London. First Degree was designed to help business owners grow their own client base. In thirteen years, First Degree has served more than 2000 customers.
For clients interested in luxury home ownership, Edmund is a sought-after broker who understands the ins and outs of this special real estate niche. Entirely focused on the luxury market, Edmund’s portfolio includes the homes of St Andrews Country Club and South Florida.
“I moved my family to Boca Raton from New York City just over 3 years ago and I truly understand what families need to make the move to South Florida,” says Edmund. “I have all the pertinent information including neighborhood dynamics, schools, contractors and any other service provider and I enjoy sharing my own experiences to help them find the perfect place to make their home.” Sellers can count on him to know what is selling in the area and to utilize creative marketing techniques, creating a picture of life in a new home for the buyer.
By actively listening to his clients and addressing their concerns, Edmund places emphasis on honestly demonstrating the true cost of home ownership and is always at the ready with alternative properties that could better fit their needs and expectations.
A skilled negotiation with a penchant for the financial nuances of the real estate transaction, Edmund is proficient at explaining loan amortization, property taxes, home inspections and pre-qualifying buyers ensuring they are matched with the property they can afford.
Edmund was born and raised in New York City and graduated from Adelphi University with a Bachelors degree in Communications. He attended New York University’s Shack School of Real Estate for two years of continuing education. Married with two daughters and one Golden Doodle, he enjoys networking, hosting monthly cocktail parties and conferences, reading and staying up on current events.