FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (September 11, 2023) – Samuel Simpkin, Co-Principal of Brick & Barn Group at Compass alongside Donna Simpkin, has represented Lionel Messi in the purchase of a $10,750,000 Fort Lauderdale estate located within the esteemed Bay Colony gated community. This sale is a true testament to the Simpkin’s market knowledge and representation of their work product, not only finding Lionel Messi’s family their ideal property, but doing so in the most efficient and effective manner. The home spans over 10,500 square feet with 10 bedrooms, 9.5 bathrooms, a three-car garage and a pool.
“We are endlessly grateful for the opportunity to work with such amazing clientele and provide premier services across South Florida,” said Samuel Simpkin, Co-Principal of Brick & Barn Group at Compass. “We believe our extensive market knowledge and keen understanding of our clients’ needs has led us to the successful sale of this property to the Messi family. We have been assisting Inter Miami players and their families find homes and begin their lives in the area since the club’s inception. This is a full circle moment for us, myself having a soccer background and our team being deeply vested in the Fort Lauderdale community; it is truly an honor to help this organization continue to build its legacy.”
In South Florida, Samuel and Donna Simpkin have been involved with Inter Miami CF since its start, providing service to many athletes, coaches, staff and their families through the organization's growth over time. The team goes over and above their role as the Official Real Estate Partner for the club. Beyond finding team members incredible properties, the Simpkins assist in establishing players who are relocating, oftentimes from other countries, in the area by suggesting schools, doctors, banks and other life necessities, acting as a hands-on, bespoke relocation concierge.
Brick & Barn Group was founded six years ago and serves Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts. With its headquarters in Portsmouth, NH, the company focuses on supporting its clients by converging technology and world class marketing, and providing a concierge approach to supporting buyers, sellers, and developers. For more information, please visit Brick & Barn Group.