A respected 50-year veteran of New York City's real estate industry, Benjamin Shafran has an unparalleled understanding of the development process and of developers' needs. Throughout his career, he's ushered more than $750 million in projects to completion.
Ben is known among clients and peers alike for his unfailingly professional attitude and deep market knowledge, but it his passion for the business that has long fueled his success. His love of making deals and watching buildings go up in this always-evolving metropolis is a constant source of inspiration and motivation.
Ben has joined The Hirsch Commercial Team at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New York Properties, a leading resource for commercial real estate needs across New York City.
Originally from Tel Aviv, Israel, Ben holds a Bachelor of Architecture and B.S. in Architecture from City College of New York. In his free time, he enjoys gardening, sailing and opera.