Deaf broker launches Douglas Elliman division to cater to disabled

Deaf since birth, native Brooklynite Jackie Roth has become one of Douglas Elliman’s top agents, the Daily News reports.

Once laughed at for her real estate aspirations, she’s now launching a division at Douglas Elliman that will cater to clients with disabilities. Her team is also reportedly starting a nationwide network to help buyers and renters with disabilities.

“I want to be successful, I want to be a producer, but I also want to better the odds for people like me,” Roth told the Daily News.

Source: Daily News