Erin Niel - REALTOR®
Erin is a native of Pensacola, Florida and feels fortunate to have spent her childhood boating, fishing, and exploring the pristine beaches of the Gulf Coast. She is passionate about living the Gulf Coast lifestyle and sharing it with her clients.
Erin started her college education at Pensacola State College where she was awarded a full athletic scholarship to play softball. Her leadership and exemplary performance both on and off the field were recognized when she received the Team Leadership Award and was named an Academic All-American. She continued her education at the University of Central Florida (UCF) in Orlando and graduated in 2005 with a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Organizational Communications and a minor in Marketing.
Upon graduating from UCF, Erin worked in the hospitality industry at the Grand Bohemian Hotel in Orlando, Florida. In 2007, she relocated to Mandeville, Louisiana and began a career in insurance sales. She regularly travelled the state of Louisiana for business, but would find herself traveling back to the beaches of Florida and Alabama every weekend. Although she adored the fun loving people and nurturing food in Louisiana, Erin was excited to make Orange Beach, Alabama her home in 2009. She spent the following six years customizing property and liability insurance programs to properly insure both her commercial and personal lines customers on the Alabama Gulf Coast. While Erin thoroughly enjoyed her time in the insurance industry, she simply couldn’t continue to ignore her strong desire to pursue a career in the real estate business.
Erin’s interest in the real estate market grew as she watched her mother create a successful business as a realtor in Pensacola, FL over the last 30 years. Erin finally decided it was time to follow her passion for real estate and began her career in 2015. She is licensed in both Alabama and Florida and she thoroughly enjoys helping her clients realize their real estate objectives, whether buying or selling. Erin is well positioned to assist her clients due to her extensive knowledge of the local area, her emphasis on marketing paired with the RE/MAX Brand, her unique perspective developed through selling property insurance in our coastal market, and her true passion to help others. Erin believes in providing exceptional customer service to everyone, and managing her client’s expectations is her top priority.
She resides on Ono Island with her husband, Lance Niel, her son, Evan, and her daughter, Scarlett. Erin enjoys spending time outside with her family. She is grateful to live in a place where people vacation, and she truly enjoys helping her clients find their perfect piece of paradise!