What does being a PGA Caddie and selling real estate have in common? Both jobs require meticulous attention to detail, the ability to anticipate and overcome obstacles with precision and tact, and the capability of producing extraordinary results on a consistent basis.
Prior to his real estate career, Eric was as a PGA Caddie for 20 years, representing some of the finest people, best players, business owners, and pro athletes in the world. He has caddied on some of the best golf courses in the nation. He transitioned to real estate and experienced immediate success. Having the ability to remain focused while understanding the clients needs and wants has created a relationship with his clients that is unmatched.
Eric is married to his beautiful wife Amber of 16 years. He leans on her for support as his best friend, and amazing partner in life and business. They have 4 wonderful children who love playing sports, hiking, enjoying bonfires, exploring, and participating in community events. Completing the family is their Goldendoodle Rose, who loves to be loved by all.
Upon entering the real estate world, Eric immediately noticed a lack of customer service. He decided that he was going to be the exception, utilizing his extensive knowledge in sales and marketing to promote his real estate business. By taking advantage of the latest technology that Crye-Leike provides, and the advancement of social media, Eric is able to utilize his natural creativity and determination to make his clients’ dreams come true.
Eric pairs these skills with a high level of customer service and integrity, treating each client like a member of his family. He believes in developing authentic and trusting relationships with each client, with a goal of prioritizing client needs. He understands that selling or buying a home is one of the biggest decisions a person will make in his or her life and as such is present every step of the way to ensure a smooth and rewarding process.
Complementing Eric’s outgoing personality, professionalism, and commitment to each and every client, are his marketing, negotiating, and transactional management skills, ensuring the process of purchasing and selling a home goes smoothly.
He provides his clients with a level of service that is unmatched and “Redefines the Gold Standard”. Eric works with top CEO’s of major corporations, elite athletes, musicians, and entertainers… and everyday folks who want a piece of the Tennessee lifestyle. And for those people seeking to change venues and sell their homes, Eric and Crye-Leike Realtors have a well-earned reputation for setting the bar in locating highly qualified buyers faster than the competition.
Whether it’s caddying on the golf course, on a professional level, or selling real estate on a professional level, the name of the game is results… and Eric has a qualified record of success for delivering stellar results time and time again.
Eric was born in Detroit MI and grew up in the Midwest. He has lived in Scottsdale AZ , Vero Beach FL, Bandon OR, Milwaukee WI, Colorado Springs, Co and finally landed in beautiful Knoxville, TN. He is active in community events, his children’s sporting events, and the local golf community. He enjoys golf (of course), fishing, boating, hiking, and the Tennessee lifestyle – which he has a passion for sharing with all his clients.
Eric loves giving back to others. Whether it be his family, neighbor, friends, or clients, he truly loves being with and around people. He has made it a point to “Redefine the Gold Standard” in Real Estate because the difference between him and other agents is in the details.