Peter Barkin has been successfully supporting the real estate dreams of buyers and sellers in South Florida for over 20 years. Originally from Brookline, Massachusetts, Peter maintains strong ties to the greater Boston area, but has proudly called Fort Lauderdale home for more than 30 years, acquiring thorough knowledge of the local area that he skillfully passes on to clients. In 2002, Peter teamed up with Mark Gilman to create the Barkin-Gilman Group, a highly respected and successful brand within the real estate community.
Barkin-Gilman Group, which is the #1 team at Compass Florida, is proud to be recognized as the #1 team in Fort Lauderdale & #11 in Florida for REAL Trends America’s Best (Team Rankings), as well as #167 nationwide (Sales By Volume) in this year’s 2019 Wall Street Journal’s (WSJ) REAL Trends 1,000. In 2018, Barkin-Gilman Group was honored amongst Compass Florida’s Top 25 Producers. In 2017, Barkin-Gilman Group was rated #15 in gross commission income for real estate teams throughout Florida. This impressive, leading team continues to achieve record-breaking sales, recording over $154 million in closed sales for 2018, and over $100 million each of the prior four years. Barkin-Gilman Group is three-time awardee of the Society of Excellence and Florida 100 and recipients of the South Florida Business & Wealth (SFBW) 2019 Apogee Award.
Peter and Mark believe real estate is more than a business; it’s their passion. A proven track record, longevity in listing and selling of luxury estates in the greater East Fort Lauderdale area, and the ability to recreate themselves in a constantly evolving South Florida real estate market set the Barkin-Gilman Group apart. Their clients benefit from customized marketing plans utilizing the newest technology to expose their listings to buyers and sellers from all over the world. Their local, international, and global marketing plans with multi-lingual translation tools and affiliated partnerships with websites worldwide access a broader audience and deliver proven results.
Under Peter and Mark’s skilled leadership, the Barkin-Gilman Group achieves top results by prioritizing ethical practices, unparalleled customer service, strong negotiating skills, and extensive knowledge of the neighborhoods in which they work. Whether you are looking to navigate Fort Lauderdale’s Intracoastal Waterway or locate the ideal subdivision, Peter Barkin and Mark Gilman live and love the lifestyle they sell and will help you find your way. Areas of expertise include luxury estates, waterfront estates, waterfront condominiums, condominiums, beachfront residences, townhomes, and luxury new construction. The Barkin-Gilman Group’s success lies in their extensive knowledge of subdivisions including Harbor Beach, Harbor Inlet, Rio Vista, Rio Vista Isles, Las Olas Isles, Colee Hammock, Victoria Park, Sunrise Key, Sunrise Intracoastal, Coral Ridge, Coral Ridge Country Club, The Landings, Fort Lauderdale Beach, and the new downtown development area.
The Barkin-Gilman Group is a privileged member of the Master Broker’s Forum of Broward County and members of the Great Fort Lauderdale Board of Realtors.