Matt Ashby is an experienced and award winning real estate agent focused on residential and investment properties. Having an extensive background in customer service with previously owning multiple restaurants, Matt brought that same level of high level service to the real estate industry back in 2014. Since then he’s helped 100’s of families and investors find their dream of home ownership and helped create generational wealth for investors. 

In 2017 Matt helped pioneer the fastest growing real estate brokerage, eXp Realty into Canada. His affiliate real estate team now expands over 1,600 agents in 11 countries and has become a sought after speaker explaining the benefits of eXp Realty. After realizing his passion for the Mexican culture, scenery and investment opportunities he partnered with Lev Makievsky. Together they co-founded the Elements Real Estate Group and became a dynamic real estate power team leveraging technology to provide world class service for their clients. Their  #1 priority is customer service which is shown from the countless reviews of investors, families and people from all backgrounds who have successfully bought a piece of paradise.


Lev Makievsky grew up in Canada in between the cities of Montreal and Vancouver. After years of battling the cold and rain of North America he knew that he belonged in the tropics. A career and degree in hospitality management has helped him garner incredible people and business skills. After moving to Mexico for a change of scenery, Lev fell in love with the Riviera Maya and decided to lay his roots in Playa del Carmen. Real estate came naturally to Lev and he’s been in the business for over 5 years now. He has incredible resources such as real estate attorneys, accountants, property management companies, interior design among many others. English, French, Russian and Spanish have helped Lev become one of the leading realtors in Playa del Carmen and Tulum.