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Meet Our Team
Akiva Bookman
Owner and CEO

Akiva Bookman is the owner of RENTALS OF DISTINCTION. His customer service and professionalism is unbelievable and exceeds all expectations. Akiva’s honesty, patience and attention to detail makes people feel comfortable working with him. He will work tirelessly on your behalf to ensure you are 100% satisfied and truly represents the company’s slogan, which is “The company that cares”.

Aliza Bookman
HR and Operations Manager

Aliza is married to Akiva Bookman and is the business’ operations manager. She is known for her professionalism and ability to think outside the box to come up with creative solutions for rentals, and for constantly improving customer satisfaction & customer experience.

Ari Calek
Israel Based Reservations Manager

Ari Calek is our on the ground customer service representative in Israel. His warm, friendly and “can do" attitude is catchy and helps make renters feel at ease in his presence. He is available to show apartments, handle issues and help you upon your arrival to Israel. He is also a real estate agent and can assist you in finding YOUR new home in Yerushalayim. Ari lives with his wife, daughter and son in Yerushalayim.

Hillel Stengel
Director of Owner Relations and Operations

Hillel Stengel is our Director of Owner relations and helps handle all Owner issues such as onboarding new apartments to our site and maintaining them to a high standard to bring about customer satisfaction. Hillel works hand in hand with our reservations team to ensure our owners are continuously satisfied. He is a real asset to our team!

Elroi Iluz
Property Manager

Elroi Iluz is our fantastic on the ground property manager. His meticulous attention to detail and genuine care for your needs will ensure you have a pleasurable and memorable rental, and that you arrive at a sparkling clean and well-maintained apartment. Don’t hesitate to reach out to him, or his assistant Betsalel, throughout your stay. They are truly here to service YOU!

Yedida Orlofsky
Reservations Agent

Yedida Orlofsky is our reservations agent and helps customers plan their trips to Israel by helping them find apartments that suit them well. Her pleasant personality and professionalism really shine through.

Avigail Lasson
Arrivals Coordinator

Avigail is our arrivals coordinator. She does an excellent job collecting your arrivals information, any specific requests you may have or questions about the apartment. She is service with a smile and you can feel it! She is based in Yerushalayim and is available to help you with your next trip.

Vicky Urszuy
Marketing and Advertising

Vicky Urszuy handles our marketing and advertising. She also helps customers with their travelers insurance policies and damage protection. She is very organized, understands your needs and is very pleasant to work with! Vicky is a real asset to our team!

Betsalel Cohen Scali
Assistant Property Manager

Betsalel Cohen Skali is Elroi’s assistant property manager. He has wonderful customer service and will always try to handle any maintenance issues in a prompt, patient and friendly way. He looks forward to meeting you.

Sarah Beroukhim
Office support Israel

Sarah assists the managers with all the details that go into making sure that your apartment rental is being maintained, cleaned, repaired and handled efficiently. She also assists with the book-keeping end of bills and expenses for Owners. She is organized, pleasant and is a real asset to our team.

Avraham Kroll
Billing Department

Avraham Kroll runs the billing department and handles all billing related clarifications and requests. He is extremely patient and is always ready to assist you in any form or way.

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