In the rarified Los Angeles luxury real estate market place, Chaya van Essen offers a proven track record of success, and a consummate ability to navigate complex transactions. With more than 18 years’ experience in property sales, Chaya believes the most progressive and innovative era in high end buyer and seller representation has arrived.
Born in the Netherlands, Chaya moved to the United States as a teenager and has been a long-term Beverly Hills resident. Her extensive education includes a Master’s Degree in Psychology. Prior to embarking on a career in real estate, she served as Liaison for the world-renowned law firm of Latham & Watkins and the International Criminal Court for the former Yugoslavia, as well as working on commercial real estate cases. Due to Chaya’s background at Latham, she works well with Real Estate attorneys, Trust attorneys, and other legal professionals.
As Estates Director at Hilton & Hyland, as well as a trusted Real Estate Advisor, Chaya brings considerable expertise and relationships to a business that is both local and universal, and is adept at bridging divides that can arise during challenging negotiations. Her varied experiences have also aided in developing and maintaining a global network of clients. Additionally, Chaya is project manager at multiple residential properties under renovation.
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“To be clear, to refer to Chaya van Essen as a ‘realtor’ is a bit like referring to Michael Jordan or Lebron James as mere basketball players. NO DOUBT, Chaya is THE BEST of THE BEST!”