A native of Cape Elizabeth, Maine, Albie Varoski has been a Naples-area resident since 1979. As a full-time real estate broker, Albie specializes in the listing and sales of luxury properties. Striving for personalized Legendary Service and adding resourceful value to his clients' real estate experiences are his two primary goals. Albie prides himself on his professionalism, enthusiasm, diligence, thorough market analysis, and his hard-nosed negotiation. He also appreciates the time-honored principles of hard work, dedication, and commitment. Since attaining his Florida real estate license in 1992, Albie has become a seasoned, mega-million dollar sales producer with John R. Wood Properties while earning the trust & respect of hundreds of clients & colleagues alike. Being sensitive to his clients' needs, Albie astutely follows current market trends in order to help sell the paradise we call Naples!
*Highest Sale Price: $7,600,000 (Port Royal beachfront)
*Recipient of John R. Wood Properties' 2016 "Platinum Circle of Excellence" Award - given in recognition of sales achievement
*In 2013, appointed as a member of John R. Wood's Tech Advisory Council
*In 2012, inducted into the John R. Wood Hall of Fame. Currently the youngest member of the Hall.
*Became a Licensed Florida Real Estate BROKER in Sept. 2010
*Certified as a John R. Wood Properties' e-Agent (current)
*Multi-year recipient of Gulfshore Life magazine's "Five Star" Real Estate Award
*Recipient of the 2006 Realty Alliance National Sales Award
*Named one of Gulfshore Business magazine's 2004 "40 Under 40" Rising Stars in Southwest Florida
*Recipient of the Naples Area Board of Realtors' 2003 "Member Spotlight Award" - given in recognition of outstanding contributions to NABOR and the Association of Real Estate Professionals
*Earned his Florida Real Estate License in 1992
*Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)
*National Association of Realtors
*Florida Association of Realtors
*Naples Area Board of Realtors
*Naples' Multiple Listing Service (MLS)
*Member of the Naples Area Board of Realtors' Young Professionals Network (2016)
*Bank of America Advisory Panel (2015 - current)
*Member of the Naples Area Board of Realtors' Governmental Issues Committee (2014 - 2015)
*Collier County "Principal for a Day" at Osceola Elementary School in North Naples (Nov. 12, 2015)
*Boy Scout parent (2013 - 2014)
*Collier County "Principal for a Day" at Lake Trafford Elementary School in Immokalee (May 23, 2012)
*Appointed to Sea Gate Elementary School Advisory Council (2006 - 2009)
*Professionals Organized for Leadership and Opportunity (POLO)
*Naples' Rotaract Club
*Former member of the Collier County Historical Society
*Former mentor with Take Stock in Children
*Former Chairperson of the Naples Area Board of Realtors' Annual Charity Tennis Mixer (benefiting Hospice of Naples and the Collier County Community Tennis Association)
*Current and former contributor to the American Cancer Society, St. Matthew's House, The Shelter for Abused Women & Children, Children's Museum of Naples, Children's Advocacy Center, YMCA Child Development Center, Hospice of Naples, Goodwill, The Salvation Army, America's Food Partnership, Harry Chapin Food Bank, March of Dimes, Operation Kid-to-Kid, Naples Botanical Garden, Hodges University - Women in Higher Education Scholarship Fund, Humane Society of Naples, Brooke's Legacy Animal Rescue, Naples Cat Alliance, Kiddos' Clubhouse Foundation, United Cerebral Palsy Fund, Epilepsy Foundation of Florida, The Education Foundation (of Collier County), Project Outreach of Naples, The Adopt a Soldier Project, Boy Scouts of America, Wounded Warrior Project, United Arts Council, Girls on the Run (of Collier County), Collier Harvest Food Drive, Collier County Community Tennis Association, Youth Haven, and the SW Florida Blue Zones Project.
*Two children - son Jackson & daughter Claire Rose
*Graduated through the Collier County, FL public school system in 1989
*Received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, with a minor concentration in Economics, from Davidson College in 1993 (Davidson, North Carolina)
*Played varsity tennis at Davidson College:
*#1 singles for three consecutive years
*Voted Most Valuable Player for three years
*Named Captain and All-Southern Conference in 1993
*Competed on the European professional tennis tour in 1994 (Portugal, Spain, France & Switzerland)
*Even played against Gustavo Kuerten of Brazil, the 3-time French Open Champion and former
#1 player in the world!
*Ran & completed the 1st Annual Paradise Coast Marathon (26.2 miles) in Naples, FL in February 2014!