Ronda Kaysen is the Ask Real Estate columnist for the New York Times.
An award-winning journalist with 15 years experience, she writes features for the New York Times Sunday Real Estate section and Business Day. She is a regular contributor to Habitat Magazine, Architectural Record and LearnVest, a personal finance website. She has also appeared as an expert on BBC Radio.
Known for her witty and engaging style, Ronda has covered everything from weaning toddlers to environmentally green architecture in Mexico City to the struggles of working moms. Ronda’s articles and essays have appeared in top newspapers, magazines and websites across the country including Forbes.com, The Week, The Chicago Tribune, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, MSNBC.com, Thomson Reuters, the Huffington Post, Parenting Magazine and The Washington Post.
She got her start at The New York Observer, where she wrote about celebrities, books and Manhattan neighborhoods.
A California native, Ronda has reported from New York City, Mexico City and now northern New Jersey, where she lives with her family.