Bruce Baker is one of the most successful real estate professionals in Fairfield County, Connecticut. Focusing on the Darien and Rowayton markets, Bruce has represented and sold over 250 properties and consistently been a leader in sales for William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty's Darien and Rowayton offices.
For the past eight years (2012-2019) he ranked #1 total $ sales production finishing 2019 with 19 closed transactions. In 2014 he was awarded #1 ranked agent for total $ sales production COMPANY WIDE from over 1,200 agent professionals and has maintained ranking in the top 10 agents company wide since 2010.
His accomplishments in real estate can be attributed to his strong passion for helping others, his positive attitude, and his relentless dedication and drive. As a previous former manager for the firm's Darien and Rowayton offices, he brings years of both professional and personal experience to the great benefit of his clients.
Before he entered the real estate industry, Bruce and his two brothers founded, owned and operated what became a significant licensed business of Polo Ralph Lauren, serving as President and CEO. He worked in this role for 15 years, gaining tremendous experience and knowledge in luxury marketing, sales and finance before selling the operation to a public company. The skills he acquired during these years have made him an invaluable resource for his real estate clients.
Bruce was motivated to choose a second career in real estate by his lifelong interest in assisting people with their most important needs while leveraging his knowledge and experience for their benefit. "It is incredibly satisfying to know that I have helped guide a client toward the completion of their goals while delivering a smooth and enjoyable experience along the way," Bruce says. "My job is to ensure that clients are able to discriminate between pitfalls and opportunities when it comes to buying and selling so that they come away feeling fully satisfied. I truly love the challenges of this business."
Bruce has been a resident of Darien since 1982 and over the years has remained deeply connected to his community, participating in numerous local organizations and activities. He has raised three daughters here, all receiving their education in Darien's public schools. He has also attained significant personal experience in taking full advantage of market conditions in Darien, owning four in-town residences and making successful trades with each sale of one property and purchase of the next.
Today, Bruce is a top agent, a consummate professional and a vital asset with William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty, Connecticut's premier real estate firm.