Rick Sicilia has been involved in South Florida real estate for over 30 years, first licensed in 1978 and then attaining his Florida real estate broker and real estate instructor licenses in 1980. Rick started his career as an active salesperson with P.A. Lethbridge & Co. and later became a senior real estate instructor at Gold Coast School of Real Estate. Rick helped thousands of people pass the salesperson's and broker's exams during his 15 year tenure at Gold Coast. During this same time he operated his own independent brokerage and consulting firm.
Upon leaving the teaching arena Rick turned his attention to real estate office management. For a short time he managed a Hollywood office for a unique start-up firm before becoming one of the managing brokers at one of South Florida's largest RE/MAX firms. Rick remained at RE/MAX for over 12 years where he also served as a Vice-President and closing agent for their in-house title company. Rick has most recently worked as a sales trainer and mentor before joining Balistreri Realty.
Rick is also a long-time member of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Realtors where he has served as a member on various committees including the Realtor/Lawyer Committee, the Grievance Committee (Grievance Chairperson in 2010) and he is presently a member of RAGF's Professional Standards Committee.