Douglas Elliman’s Sports & Entertainment Division Appoints Tomi Rose As Senior Director of Luxury Sales


Douglas Elliman Florida is pleased to announce Tomi Rose has joined the brokerage’s Sports & Entertainment Division. Recognized as a leading figure in the sports and entertainment niche industry, Rose’s clientele consists of professional athletes, entertainers, A-list celebrities, business leaders and high-net-worth individuals from around the world.

"Widely regarded as a trailblazer in the sports and entertainment industry, Tomi is one of the most talented and experienced professionals in the real estate business,” said Jay Parker, CEO of Douglas Elliman’s Florida Brokerage. “We are honored to welcome Tomi and her team to our firm and further the growth of our rapidly expanding Sports and Entertainment Division."

As founder and former Senior Vice President of South Florida’s first real estate Sports and Entertainment Division at Opulence International Realty, Rose brings more than 15 years of real estate experience to Douglas Elliman. Rose has sold more than $100 million in real estate including the most expensive NBA player home in history, known as “King’s Palace” located at 3590 Crystal View Court, which sold for over $13 million in 2015, setting a record as the highest sale for a single family home in North Coconut Grove. Throughout her career, Rose has sold more than $30 million in the Coconut Grove neighborhood. 

Prior to her time with Opulence International Realty, Rose founded her global sports and entertainment group at Miami-based ONE Sotheby’s International Realty in 2003. In 2010, Rose was part of the W South Beach’s in-house residential sales team, which was responsible for closing more than $125 million in sales in one year alone. She was recognized in 2012 as a top producing agent for ONE Sotheby’s, and recorded the highest priced home sale on South Beach – 70 Palm Avenue, Miami Beach – making history as the fifth largest sale in Miami-Dade County.

Consistently recognized as one of the top selling Sports and Entertainment real estate associates in the nation, Rose was previously featured in a starring role on the Style Network’s hit real estate doc-u-series “Hot Listings Miami.”

"Douglas Elliman is the top luxury real estate company in the country and I couldn't be more thrilled to join this dominant powerhouse," said Rose. "It is an extraordinary opportunity to be able to bring my experience, expertise and team to be a part of Douglas Elliman's continued trajectory and growth." 

Rose has also won numerous awards including the International Career and Business Alliance’s South Florida’s Rising Star Corporate Executive in 2013, recognized amongst South Florida’s Most Powerful Black Professionals in Business and Industry in 2014, and Trailblazer of the Year in 2014 by Legacy Miami Magazine, along with being a Leaders Award 2015 Distinguished Honoree. 

Rose is an active board member of After School All Stars’ Miami chapter and national board director and vice president of the National Basketball Wives Association (NBWA).

About Douglas Elliman Real Estate

Established in 1911, Douglas Elliman Real Estate is the largest brokerage in the New York Metropolitan area and the fourth largest residential real estate company nationwide. With more than 7,000 agents, the company operates approximately 110 offices in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, New Jersey, Long Island, the Hamptons & North Fork, Westchester, Greenwich, South Florida, Colorado and California. Moreover, Douglas Elliman has a strategic global alliance with London-based Knight Frank Residential for business in the worldwide luxury markets spanning 60 countries and six continents. The company also controls a portfolio of real estate services including Douglas Elliman Development Marketing; Manhattan’s largest residential property manager, Douglas Elliman Property Management with over 250 buildings; and DE Commercial. For more information on Douglas Elliman as well as expert commentary on emerging trends in the real estate industry, please visit

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