Ben G. Schachter is the Real Estate Broker and President of Boca Raton-based The Signature Real Estate Companies. Ben’s role is critical to Signature’s day-to-day operations and long range goals and his unique and extremely effective hands-on management style ensures top down quality control and proper delegation of tasks for an extremely diverse organization.
As an undergraduate at The University of Florida, Ben majored in Political Science and gained valuable experience working part-time at a Gainesville real estate brokerage. He quickly concluded that real estate was his passion. Upon graduation in 2000, Ben relocated to South Florida, where he became an integral part of his family’s mortgage banking business. He continued his real estate career, concentrating on the luxury and ultra-luxury real estate markets as well as commercial real estate development, which allowed him to develop valuable experience working hands-on with sophisticated customers from around the world. In 2006, Ben joined The Signature Real Estate Companies and soon became President and one of the firm’s owners. Under Ben’s leadership, Signature has grown to more than a dozen residential and commercial real estate brokerage offices with over 600 Real Estate Professionals! Signature’s exponential growth is evidenced by its nearly 5,000 annual transactions, which ranked Signature as the #1 real estate brokerage in Boca Raton, #25 in Florida and #336 in the nation for transaction volume according to the 2017 Real Trends 500 Report.
With Ben’s guiding hand, Signature has also successfully ventured into several other real estate related industries, including Signature Title Group, LLC, an attorney-owned and operated title insurance company, Signature School of Real Estate, LLC, a fully-accredited real estate licensing and educational school, Signature Insurance Advisors, LLC, a full-service insurance agency, and Signature Senior Placement, LLC, a senior community placement service.
Ben is a Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker, Real Estate Instructor and Property Manager and has earned the prestigious Graduate REALTOR® Institute (GRI)® designation. With unrivaled passion, a constant hunger for success, an unmatched support for his co-workers and an aggressive plan for growth, Ben is taking Signature in a very positive direction by focusing on the firm’s industry-first, “Agent Centric” culture that can be seen throughout the organization.
Ben is a loving husband and proud father and lives in Boynton Beach with his wife Jodi, two sons, Max and Brody, daughter, Sloane and the family’s two dogs, London and Aspen.
Eric Adler knows Real Estate.
The former highly successful New York City Property Manager has recently embarked upon a new and challenging career as a Residential Sales Agent and Relocation Specialist in South Florida.
Eric Adler’s journey to his current Palm Beach county home is an extraordinary story. Hailing from Baku, Azerbaijan, he was selected as one of 55 high school scholarship students from over 2000 applicants to study, live and learn in the United States. After living in Salem, Oregon Eric eventually moved to New York City and graduated from Baruch College a well-known business school in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Corporate Communications. Upon his graduation he ended up in Real Estate business. Real estate is Eric’s passion; helping people buy the house of their dreams is what makes him happy.
What Eric also brings to the table is over a decade of successful experience managing Real Estate throughout New York City. From 2009-2013, he oversaw a large portfolio of over 1,000 residential units and commercial retail properties for The Parkoff Organization, where he presided over by-laws and regulations, ensured quality maintenance procedures and worked closely with existing and new tenants.
In 2015, Eric relocated to South Florida and with his Community Association Manager license (CAM) in hand and newly obtained Florida Real Estate license he began a successful run managing and selling units at The Grove Condominium and Dover House Resort in Delray Beach. Eric joined Signature Realty in 2017 where his knowledge of all areas of Real Estate and his skills as a top communicator truly makes him an outstanding choice to represent potential clients searching for expert guidance and support as they enter the highly competitive Real Estate marketplace.
Eric thoroughly identifies with buyers who seek a Real Estate professional who can clearly and carefully explain and expedite the entire transaction process from locating a property through the negotiation process and detailed residential contract signings to the final closing.
His fluency in Russian and Spanish makes him an appealing choice for the many international buyers and sellers seeking to invest in South Florida Real Estate.
Eric continues to pursue recreational activities as an accomplished jet-skier, basketball player and para-sailing enthusiast while also serving as a volunteer for the American Cancer Society.
The advantages of living and working within the same Country Club community can reap great benefits for buyers and sellers who truly desire a complete and realistic picture of its social, recreational and lifestyle amenities.. <br /><br />As an active Gleneagles Country Club resident and on-site Gleneagles Country Club Real Estate Agent for the past nine years, Susan Altbach brings to the table a familiarity and knowledge of one of South Florida’s premier luxury clubs. This New York native and LIU/ Southhampton Graduate successfully listed and sold Real Estate in the Greater New York area before permanently relocating to South Florida in 2006. <br /><br />Susan’s previous business experience includes working for NY Telephone, Mitsubishi International in the Commodities Sector and Liberty Mutual where she served as an Assistant Adjuster and 20 years residential sales experience in upstate New York as a broker-owner and associate broker.<br /><br />She prides herself on her negotiating skills and her commitment, dedication, and willingness to go the extra mile to finalize a transaction for her many happy and satisfied clients over the years.<br /><br />An avid golfer and a former Club Champion, Susan remains a active supporter of Cancer Research organizations and fundraising events hosted by Pap Corps, and Play for Pink.
Greg Anders is a retired United States Air Force pilot, now a licensed real estate professional, with his unique sense of humor, his passion for people, his patience and understanding he has a chosen the career that suites him well. Although new to the profession he has take flight immediately, becoming a extremely knowledgeable of the local market already has assisted a number of customers with buying and renting property.
Anthony was born and raised on Long Island. While living in New York, Anthony completed extensive college coursework giving him a background in education, teaching and mathematics. After college, he moved down the coast, to Florida, in order to educate the leaders and citizens of tomorrow in order to help them achieve their aspirations. Anthony has always had a keen interest in real estate and is always ready to assist. He is dedicated to his customers and is willing to answer any of their questions during the real estate transaction process, from the beginning to the end.
Tamara Balbirer is a licensed real estate professional and member of the National Association of Realtors. She lives in Boca Raton, along with her husband, Louis, and two sons.<br /><br />As it is for many REALTORS®, real estate is not her first career. Prior to becoming a Realtor, she was employed by AT&T. Her career with AT&T began as a software developer, then continued through a range of functions including system testing, hiring and technical training of new employees, then into management after a few years and completing her Master’s Certificate in project management. <br /><br />As a Realtor specializing in residential properties in Palm Beach County, she brings energy, dedication, and personal knowledge to her customers. She has the technical background to creatively market your property for sale on the internet as well as encourage other agents to choose your home from the many available on the MLS. Her love of “the hunt” for the perfect home to match a buyer’s desires is her forte’.<br /><br />Together, you and Tamara can find the perfect home for you. Please don’t hesitate to call her to market your property for sale or to partner with her to find your next home.<br /><br />DIRECT: 561-706-3946 | EMAIL: TAMARA@SIGNATUREFLORIDA.COM
As a South Florida resident since 1978 Marla has a thorough knowledge and understanding of the real estate marketplace. Having lived in many Country Club communities over the past 38 years in Broward, Dade and Palm Beach counties provides a great advantage when working with buyers and sellers who gravitate to its recreational, social, and lifestyle benefits. <br /><br />For the past nine years, Broker Associate Marla Benett has been one of Gleneagles’ most successful on-site agents. <br />As a Gleneagles resident for the past 15 years, she has bought and sold many of her self- owned properties within the community, furthering her expertise of the club’s unique appeal and its many appealing amenities. <br /><br />Prior to joining Gleneagles Real Estate, she was a top producer at Country Club venues throughout Palm Beach, Broward and Dade counties. The Toronto native has been active in hotel conversions in Miami Beach and was once involved in the entertainment industry, booking films for Columbia Pictures and 20th Century Fox. <br /><br />In 2012-2013, Marla was the recipient of a prestigious Head Office, Certificate of Achievement Award in Sales. She enjoys working with and negotiating with the many international buyers who favor the lifestyle and outstanding property values of South Florida Country Club Real Estate.
Ivan Benjamin is both a REALTOR® and Licensed Community Association Manager (LCAM). Most successful real estate practitioners have experienced a variety of personal and business related endeavors. Ivan’s multi-talented and caring approach to his work has made him one of Signature International Real Estate’s (SIRE’s) most accomplished recent hires. He brings over 25 years of banking and investment management experience to SIRE. Following his successful transition from the financial service sector, where he held several senior positions, Ivan started his own small business here in South Florida and served as the CEO for several years. His entrepreneurial expertise as a CEO and business owner further reflects the knowledge, leadership, and drive so important to be successful in the real estate industry. Establishing, as well as earning trust & respect is a challenge that Ivan has met with great distinction, enthusiasm, and commitment. Ivan is also passionate about his community and he has served on the Board of Directors and/or Committees of numerous non-profit organizations from New York to Florida; and, currently he volunteers at the Wayne Barton Study Center, Boca Raton, FL.<br /><br />Ivan is a graduate of Pace University and holds a BBA in Marketing. Ivan and his spouse have been residing in South Florida for over a decade.