Erik David Barber and The Gulf Luxe Team have now been named the No. 1 residential real estate team in the city of Naples, while Erik continues to be one of the most sought-after luxury residential real estate agents in all of Southwest Florida. Having represented some of the most expensive home and condominium sales within select Naples communities, Erik understands market value, image and today's needs. He has become widely known for working diligently, quickly and aggressively for a diverse clientele, including: luxury buyers and sellers, investors, professional athletes, entertainers, young professionals and families.
Erik David Barber was born and raised in southern New Jersey and spent nearly a decade working in media and entertainment in Los Angeles, California and Washington D.C. As an experienced marketer with a vast understanding of new media and technology, including proprietary video production, Erik's unique approach is both relationship-driven and results-focused.
Erik's career and philanthropic drive have taken him to Europe, Asia, Australia and throughout North America. Active in the community, he is an advocate for Keep Collier Beautiful and current member of PETA, Heal the Bay (Los Angeles), The Humane Society of The United States and Save Japan Dolphins. In addition to his involvement with the World Children's Baseball Fair and service as a local youth baseball coach/instructor, he has been a team lead for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society events, is a yearly participant in the Walk to End Alzheimer's and has planned teen empowerment conferences.
Erik is a Master Certified Negotiation Expert, as well as a member of the Florida Association of REALTORS®, the National Association of REALTORS® and the Naples Area Board of REALTORS®.
Erik graduated Magna Cum Laude from The University of Bridgeport, with a baseball scholarship and a BA in Business Administration.