Maggie Buck, CRB
Industry Game Changer Joins Forces with Top Brokerage to Lead Continued Growth Across South Florida
Douglas Elliman proudly appoints Maggie Buck, CRB, as Managing Broker of the prestigious firm’s leading Miami Beach offices. Widely recognized across South Florida with over 25 years of luxury real estate experience, Maggie will play an instrumental management role in the firm’s continued growth. While overseeing and managing the day to day operations of the Miami Beach branches, Maggie will supervise staff, recruit new prospects and additionally concentrate her efforts on working with existing associates to establish and follow profitable business plans with a special focus on business development, growth, marketing, negotiations and the delivery of exceptional service.
Maggie is a welcomed asset to the Douglas Elliman family bringing with her a robust skillset and extensive real estate experience across South Florida. She joins Douglas Elliman following a twelve year tenure at Esslinger Wooten Maxwell, Inc. (EWM) where she served as Managing Broker of the brokerage’s Pinecrest branch. She additionally oversaw the general sales operations of the company’s Miami-Dade branch offices as Senior Vice President and Regional General Manager from 2004-2008.
Maggie managed, in succession, the Coconut Grove office, South Miami office, and Pinecrest office to standardize office procedures and work with the managers, as well as staff, in corporate policies. She additionally worked extensively on escrow and transaction disputes, development and implementation of company forms and agreements.
Throughout her career, Maggie has excelled in maximizing profitability for offices under her reign.
“Maggie is a multi-faceted, superlative leader and we couldn’t be happier to have someone of her caliber on our side, particularly in this very critical role,” said Jay Parker, CEO of Douglas Elliman’s Florida Brokerage. “Her unparalleled accomplishments coupled with her stellar mentorship abilities will further excel our successes in the Miami Beach market.”
Previously, Maggie owned her own Brokerage known as Maggie Buck & Associates Realty for nearly a decade. From the ground up Maggie established and serviced an extensive client base in selling, listing and leasing residential and commercial properties. As owner and managing broker of the Pinecrest-based firm she managed the day-to-day operations of the company, including bookkeeping, marketing, advertising and the recruitment and education of associates to establish and follow a profitable business plan.
“I’m thrilled to join the prestigious Douglas Elliman team,” said Maggie Buck, Managing Broker of Douglas Elliman Miami Beach. “With rank comes responsibility, and it’s an honor to lead the next generation of brokers. I’m excited to shift my professional priorities to help the Miami Beach brokers exceed their goals and ensure continued growth - it’s the next natural step in my career.”
Maggie is a current member of the Council of Real Estate Brokerage Managers (CRB), Vice Chairman of Professional Standards Committee at The Miami Association of Realtors, a Certified Florida Supreme Court Mediator, a member of The Master Brokers Forum, Florida Realtors Professional Standards Forum, Risk Management Committee, and Steering Committee Member for Broker Manager Forum. She currently resides in Miami, Florida.
About Douglas Elliman Real Estate
Established in 1911, Douglas Elliman Real Estate is the largest brokerage in the New York Metropolitan area and the fourth largest residential real estate company nationwide. With more than 6,000 agents, the company operates approximately 81 offices in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, New Jersey, Long Island, the Hamptons & North Fork, Westchester, Greenwich, South Florida, Colorado and Beverly Hills. Moreover, Douglas Elliman has a strategic global alliance with London-based Knight Frank Residential for business in the worldwide luxury markets spanning 59 countries and six continents. The company also controls a portfolio of real estate services including Douglas Elliman Development Marketing, Manhattan’s largest residential property manager, Douglas Elliman Property Management with over 250 buildings, and DE Commercial. For more information on Douglas Elliman as well as expert commentary on emerging trends in the real estate industry, please visit www.elliman.com.