Barry Gutknecht brings a wealth of analytical and financial expertise, as well as thorough knowledge of the luxury real estate market, to his luxury real estate clients. Guided by the philosophy that “how you do anything is how you do everything”, Barry's attention to detail is second-to-none while his openness and creative thinking allows him to tackle any obstacle, deliver on goals and help his clients make the most well-informed decisions.
Prior to earning his real estate license 10 years ago, Barry spent 25 years working in software development and information security on Wall Street. Applying data-driven and knowledge-based concepts to his real estate business, Barry provides his clients with the most comprehensive and current information available, in easily digestible formats, that offer the best solutions for their real estate objectives.
With his foray into real estate as an investor, Barry quickly developed an appreciation for the qualities that equal success… listening to understand personal goals, timely responses, a global perspective, and a desire to develop positive and sustainable relationships are key components to his business approach and professional accomplishments. In addition to his broad knowledge of the South Florida market, Barry is firmly connected to the local Palm Beach market in which he lives and represents buyers, sellers and investors in Palm Beach, West Palm Beach, Cityplace and the various lifestyles offered across South Florida.
Barry began his professional life in Denver after studying at the University of Colorado in Boulder. Later, he moved with his wife and daughter to New York City, San Francisco, and Connecticut, and traveled abroad before moving to South Florida 10 years ago. When he is not working, Barry enjoys spending time with his family, bike riding, golfing, and traveling the world.