Derek Barra has quickly became a competing force in the South Florida real estate industry with closing over $16 million dollars worth of real estate for 2018. At the age of 25, Derek Barra has impressively ranked in the top 11% of Douglas Elliman nationwide, earning himself the President's Circle Award for 2018. Derek’s client list includes a vast network of professional athletes, celebrities, investors/developers, CEO’S, International clients, business owners, and much more. He is extremely knowledgeable in the offerings of Boca Raton, Delray Beach, Palm Beach, Highland Beach, Manalapan, and the Fort Lauderdale area. His portfolio includes all property types from new construction and waterfront condominiums to estate homes.
Having a comprehensive understanding of the luxury real estate market and being highly skilled in the art of strategic negotiation, Derek never loses sight of the importance of relationships in his business.
"Relationships are the cornerstone of my business," says Derek. "I always make my clients my number one priority and offer a hands-on approach at all times. My goal is to exceed client expectations at every turn. There is no better feeling than that of seeing a happy client."
Derek's well-rounded sales approach includes effective communication tactics, advanced marketing strategies and creative problem solving. Having strong community ties adds another level of expertise and individualized service that is hard to find in today's quickly evolving market.
Born and raised in South Florida, Derek received his Bachelor degree in business administration from Florida Atlantic University. An avid baseball player, he has been involved in sports his entire life. He loves traveling, spending time with his family and enjoying the beach.