Elan Chertock

Broker Associate

Elan Chertock
CA DRE# 01723397

Elan Chertock

Broker Associate
Phone: M: 510.387.8420 510.387.8420 mobile
Phone: O: 510.387.8420 510.387.8420 office
Office: Keller Williams
1150 Ballena Blcd. #2
Alameda, CA 94501


A real estate agent since 2006 and a broker since 2007, I work with buyers, sellers,

and investors. Highly skilled in contract negotiations, ensuring document accuracy, and guiding clients through the escrow process with a concierge level of service in the East Bay and surrounding areas. While keeping a keen eye out for how to make your property shine in the best light, I create exceptional marketing materials, online and off.  I always strive to make the process as easy and enjoyable to my clients while getting the most money your property can yield.


Professional Experience

Broker-Associate, Keller Williams Realty, Alameda CA

Real Estate licensed in 2006

Broker’s licensed in 2007



BA in Business, emphasis on International Business; Salisbury State University, Salisbury, MD,

School for International Training, Chile 1993, Spain 1994


Professional Memberships

 National, California, and Alameda Associations of Realtors

 Director, Alameda Board of Realtors 2014-2016


To view all my reviews from satisfied clients click here.


As an agent who's an expert in this local area, I bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise about buying and selling real estate here. It's not the same everywhere, so you need someone you can trust for up-to-date information. I am eager to serve you. Here are some of the things I can do for you:

Find Your Next Home
You need someone who knows this area inside and out! I can work with you to find the right home at the right price for you, including all the neighborhood amenities that matter - not to mention the essential criteria you have for your ideal home

Sell a Home
When it's time to move, you need someone who will advertise your home, show to prospective buyers, negotiate the purchase contract, arrange financing, oversee the inspections, handle all necessary paperwork and supervise the closing. I can take care of everything you need, from start to close.

Consult on Home Selling Tactics
Oftentimes buyers don't visualize living in your home the way you do. I can make your home attractive to its ideal audience - which can help you get top dollar. Things like staging the home, making repairs or minor improvements, or even simply painting the walls can be the difference between a home resting on the market and one that's sold fast.

"Without exception, Elan is among the very best - absolutely top tier…. We could not have asked for better service. Elan is a true and top-notch real estate professional."

  -Mead and Lynn K., Client

"Working with Elan, to sell my house, was a breeze! He was super helpful, very positive, professional and knowledgeable. Would definitely use him again!"

  -Nicole Z. , Client

"Elan is dependable, trustworthy, friendly, fun, super smart, affable, diplomatic, and loyal. Our family has benefited from his expertise, savvy negotiating skills and creative approach to achieving the goal of ownership…. I can't think of anyone that would be easier to work with or as completely honest as Elan. "

  -Henry S. , Client

"Elan provides the epitome of high-quality service. He made our whole experience pleasant, quick, and seamless; he’s amazing! "

  -Ed S., Client

"Elan is attentive, service-oriented, professional, provides top-notch representation and communicates well. His deal-making ability and market insight helped us identify and secure a property in a tough price range with multiple bids. "

  -Randy P., Client

"Elan made the homehunting effort clean, efficient and fun. He is knowledgeable, helpful and responsive. Along with being honest and a really nice person, you should be so lucky to work with him. Enjoy! "

  -Lance F., Client

"In a time when many realtors are just trying to make a buck off a sale, it’s refreshing to meet someone with such high integrity and insight into the local market. "

  -Paul C., Client

"He knows this business backwards and forwards… Elan negotiated us below asking and even after we closed on the house he remained a resource to us. I will absolutely use Elan again; he is the best. "

  -Kaedon P, Client