Douglas Elliman Realty introduced at present that it has signed its top-producing companions, Eklund | Gomes Workforce, to a brand new, multi-year association. The choice to increase its engagement with Elliman bucks current tendencies whereby vastly profitable brokers and groups exit for different brokerages or break free to determine their very own corporations.
“The Eklund | Gomes Workforce is actually the gold normal for actual property groups,” mentioned Howard M. Lorber, Govt Chairman of Douglas Elliman. “Within the 12 years they’ve been a part of Douglas Elliman, Fredrik, John and Julia have carried out a grasp class in easy methods to construct and scale an incomparable model. We stay up for working with their whole group within the coming years to assist them take us all to ever better heights.”
Led by Fredrik Eklund, John Gomes and Julia Spillman, Eklund | Gomes Workforce has achieved stratospheric success and phenomenal progress since becoming a member of Douglas Elliman in 2010. Working in 13 Elliman markets, together with New York, California, Florida, Texas and Nevada, the group has persistently led the corporate in gross sales quantity and gross fee revenue.
“The story of the Eklund | Gomes Workforce at Douglas Elliman is a case examine in how a prime group can thrive when it has the devoted help of a world powerhouse brokerage,” mentioned Fredrik Eklund. “With its sources in advertising and marketing, public relations and expertise, Elliman is a formidable platform for exponential progress and is essentially accountable for our large success nationwide. I really feel that is nonetheless just the start, and I’m proud to companion with Elliman on this new and thrilling section of our enterprise.”
“It has been an exhilarating experience for us, and Douglas Elliman has been there each step of the way in which, propelling our progress and amplifying our successes,” mentioned John Gomes. “We’re proud to stay a part of the Elliman household.”
After totaling greater than $4.5 billion in transactions and greater than 2,000 offers in 2021, the Eklund | Gomes Workforce was named Elliman’s primary “mega group” nationwide. Already in 2022, the 90-person Eklund l Gomes Workforce has transacted greater than $4 billion in offers throughout the 13 markets during which the group operates.
“There’s a purpose why Eklund | Gomes is without doubt one of the most seen actual property groups on this planet,” mentioned Scott Durkin, Chief Govt Officer of Douglas Elliman Realty. “Their understanding of media and advertising and marketing and their means to leverage new applied sciences and platforms to steer the dialog are unequalled. Really, the sunshine that shines on them displays on the complete Elliman group.”
With greater than 80 new developments offered, the group has established itself as a dependable companion in bringing exquisitely designed residential property tasks to the market. In November, Fredrik Eklund and John Gomes have been tapped to steer nationwide and worldwide advertising and marketing alongside Douglas Elliman Development Marketing for the forthcoming Four Seasons Private Residences Lake Austin.
“With regards to cultivating and supporting groups, Douglas Elliman is in a category of its personal,” mentioned Julia Spillman, the group’s chief govt officer. “The Eklund | Gomes Workforce could be very a lot at house right here.”