Raised in Miami and based in Naples, Nick is deeply familiar with the lifestyle, culture, and economies of the Florida market. He represents buyers, sellers and investors in luxury real estate throughout Collier County, with a focus on Naples.
Nick has spent the majority of his professional career (20+ years) in Los Angeles as an actor on camera and producer behind the scenes, including over 100 national commercials, feature films with Spielberg & Soderbergh, and hit television shows such as CBS’s NCIS, NCIS: Los Angeles, Fox’s House, ABC’s Apartment 23 and CW’s Veronica Mars. His unique experience working in team environments on multi-million-dollar projects paired with his contacts in Hollywood are the foundation of his gratifying career in real estate. Decades of experience working on complex film productions have sharpened his rapid problem-solving skills and high level of communication, which translate seamlessly into his role as an agent.
He is a top-notch relocation specialist for families moving from out of state, offering resources and expertise on the myriad requirements for moving, as well as knowledge on the local affairs in Southwest Florida. His Miami roots also offer clients perspective on the cultural and lifestyle differences between Miami and Naples, ensuring they make the right choice and providing real estate services for those looking to move to the Miami area. As a Chilean American, he is fluent in English and Spanish (and conversational in Portuguese), making it even easier for him to connect with clients with roots in Latin America.
Paired with the powerhouse Compass technology and service offering, including analytics software, staging, renovations, and a team of HQ marketing advisors, Nick is equipped with first-rate tools and services that facilitate a stress-free and enjoyable transaction, further elevating the experience of working with him.
In a forward-thinking market where the sun shines almost every day, Nick loves the Naples lifestyle. He is an avid tennis player and an all-encompassing tennis resource, offering clients knowledge and advice on the tennis viewing, recreation, and league landscape throughout the area. He also owns Puga Power Productions where he produces social media content for country clubs and businesses.
As a young father, he enjoys connecting with his peers and with other families, spending quality time with his wife, and raising their two children & mini Goldendoodle, Rocky. They spend time together at the beach, skateparks, theme parks, and traveling throughout the world.