Matt Smith’s passion for real estate dates back to 2011, even before obtaining his license in 2012! Matt’s journey in the industry began with the purchase of a duplex, and after this initial investment ignited his interest in becoming an active REALTOR®, he hasn’t looked back since. As a full-service source of information for South Florida real estate, Matt is committed to helping his clients achieve any of their real estate goals, big or small! With over a decade of experience, he shares valuable insights, drawn from his own successes and lessons learned along the way. In addition to his real estate expertise, Matt has a background in property management, overseeing his own rental properties and those of his clients. He has also successfully completed five rehab and sell projects, showcasing his versatility in the real estate arena. Beyond his real estate career, Matt currently serves as a dedicated member of the Fire Department, demonstrating his unwavering commitment to serving the community. Clients and friends alike describe him as strong-willed, reliable, and ambitious, qualities that reflect his dedication to achieving the best possible outcomes for those he serves. Matt Smith’s roots run deep in Fort Lauderdale, where he was born and raised, and he continues to call East Fort Lauderdale home. His local knowledge, combined with his extensive real estate experience, make him a trusted and valuable resource for anyone seeking to navigate the South Florida real estate market.
You’ve been in the business for quite some time. What made you decide to switch to Lamacchia Realty?
“I switched to Lamacchia because of the training, systems, and support. I am going to the next level in my business and this company has created the framework that I would otherwise have to create on my own.”
Giving clients the best possible service is every REALTOR®’s goal. How does Lamacchia Realty better help you serve your clients?
“Training, systems, and support staff.”
What do you enjoy doing outside of work?
“Spending time with my wife and two kids, Ben and Ameliah. Vacation, playing guitar and studying music, exercising, home projects.”
What is your favorite part of your job?
“I would say I love hitting goals – mine and clients’ goals. I love accomplishing challenging tasks and getting them done. I enjoy having a vision of a project that needs a full rehab, and then creating the final product.”
Do you have any pets?
“German Shepard/collie dog named Marla and a Siamese cat named Uffy (Lil Gato).”