Peter Barkin has been successfully supporting the real estate dreams of buyers and sellers in South Florida for over 24 years. Originally from Brookline, Massachusetts, Peter maintains strong ties to the greater Boston area but has proudly called Fort Lauderdale, Florida home for more than 35 years, acquiring thorough knowledge of the local area that he skillfully passes on to his 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.
The Barkin-Gilman Group in 2021 was ranked as the #1 Large Team By Sales Volume in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and the #2 Large Team By Sales Volume in Broward County. (2021 Wall Street Journal’s REAL Trends | America’s Best List). Past rankings include #11 in Florida for REAL Trends America’s Best (Team Rankings), as well as #167 nationwide (Sales By Volume) in 2019 Wall Street Journal’s (WSJ) REAL Trends 1,000. In 2018, Barkin-Gilman Group was honored amongst Florida’s Top 25 Producers. In 2017, Barkin-Gilman Group was rated #15 in gross income for real estate teams throughout Florida. This impressive, leading team continues to achieve record-breaking sales, and has recorded over $100 million in closed sales for the past 6 years and over $1.45 billion since conception. Barkin-Gilman Group is a three-time awardee of the Society of Excellence, Florida 100 and recipients of the South Florida Business & Wealth (SFBW) 2019 Apogee Award.
Peter Barkin and Mark Gilman believe real estate is more than a business; it’s their passion. A proven track record, longevity in selling 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, global marketing plans with multi-lingual translation tools and affiliated partnerships with websites worldwide access a broader audience delivering proven results.
Peter Barkin and Mark Gilman are members of The Summers Global Team as their Fort Lauderdale, Florida representatives. SGT is a 16 agent worldwide team working to bring more international buyers to properties and buyers have easier access to purchase homes around the world, as the team is uniquely positioned to make worldwide real estate deals at all price points working with clients, lawyers, and accountants globally. The team has members across the Compass network domestically in New York, Florida, Colorado, and California along with partners in the UK, France, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Russia, and Dubai.
Under Peter Barkin and Mark Gilman’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 which they work. Whether you are looking to navigate Fort Lauderdale’s Intracoastal waterways 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, waterfront 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 Broward, Palm Beaches & St. Lucie Realtors Board of Realtors.