Bill Earls specializes in the luxury real estate market in Naples. His ability to clearly analyze the market trends and conditions has made him the top sales producer at John R. Wood Properties for the past twenty-eight years. His world-class clientele appreciates his no-nonsense, straight shooting analyses of properties based on historical data, along with his appreciation of the beauty and lifestyle benefits of living in this tropical paradise. His knowledge of the luxury market has created a successful history of closed transactions and satisfied homeowners with over $2.5 Billion in Closed Transactions.
Originally from Pittsburgh, Bill Earls moved to Naples in 1983 with his wife and two sons and has been committed to the real estate profession for 38 years specializing in high-end luxury residential properties.
Bill and his wife Sonia are avid golfers and fitness buffs. Bill loves flying his twin turbo Conquest to various golf resorts and they enjoy entertaining friends and family at the world-class Port Royal Club which is located right on the Gulf beach in Naples.
Together with his business partner Larry Lappin, the Earls/Lappin Team is ranked among the best REALTORS in the nation. RealTrends and the Wall Street Journal have ranked this dynamic duo as #1 in Naples, #1 in all Southwest Florida, #1 Small Team in the entire state of Florida and #7 in the nation.
Much of their success is based on their belief that their relationship with the buyer or seller is far more important than just making the sale...and that belief has created decades of friendships and a steady stream of repeat and referral business from their satisfied clients.
Larry Lappin has been a Top Producing Agent for more than 25 years, consistently selling over $150 Million in total sales volume per year and ranking in the Nation’s Top 100 Agents. After joining the Bill Earls team he made partner after the first 10 years, forming the Earls/Lappin Team.
Larry is the consummate professional, handling countless details for buyers and sellers to make their transaction a pleasant and successful experience. His extensive market knowledge and detail oriented approach combined with his friendly, Wisconsin charm help make Larry a Top Producing Agent and a great complement to the team in the Naples Luxury Real Estate Market.
Larry moved to Naples in 1995. He and his lovely,talented wife, Sally, and three incredible children and lead a very active lifestyle full of sports and academic activities. When time permits, they love to take family trips abroad and immerse themselves in the local culture.