Erin Sykes Appointed Chief Economist at Nest Seekers International

Wall Street Call

Jan. 12, 2021


Nest Seekers International, a world-renowned real estate firm with Headquarters in New York and London, and 25 other locations around the globe announced today the addition of Erin Sykes to the team. She joins Nest Seekers as Chief Economist in addition to her role in real estate strategy and sales, where she services the Palm Beach, Hamptons, and New York City markets.

Nest Seekers advises on development projects and institutional real estate portfolios as well as ultra high net worth buyers and sellers who all require data, analytics, up to the minute information, and advice to make well-informed decisions. Erin is appointed to expand Nest Seekers’ advisory team and deliver the most comprehensive and up to date economic indicators that best serve and help our clients.

Sykes joined the firm as a former retail and real estate consultant who has worked extensively within international markets. With a background in commercial and luxury residential construction as Vice President of John Sykes Company, Inc., her family’s 110+ year-old firm, and certification as a LEED AP – New Construction, Erin understands how to optimize new development and intricate renovation using sustainable materials and methodology.

Sykes has vast media experience and has been interviewed by Fox Business News, CNBC, TODAY, CNN, NBC Nightly News, BoldTV, Cheddar, TechCrunch, Inc., HypeBae, Mashable, WWD, The Huffington Post, Elite Daily, and Well+Good and has been featured on panels hosted by JWThompson, FounderMade, StepUp Women’s Network, Business Rockstars, Cosmetic Executive Women, and LEVO League. She holds an MBA from Pepperdine University and a Bachelor’s in Finance and International Business from Villanova University.

“We are excited to welcome Erin to the Nest Seekers family. She has extensive corporate experience and knowledge of both the US and global economy, making her well-suited to lead Nest Seekers’ economic research,” said Eddie Shapiro, Founding President and CEO of Nest Seekers International. 

Erin Sykes said that “Joining Nest Seekers as Chief Economist is a great honor and privilege. I look forward to providing immense value to our clients by delivering extensive, timely, and relevant research on the real estate market throughout the globe.”

Nest Seekers International is a game-changing firm in the rapidly expanding global real estate marketplace. The firm’s hybrid tech and brand enabled model has inspired a new wave of thinking in the industry, and its approach to daring and unconventional marketing has elevated and revolutionized the way people think of real estate.

Nest Seekers International continues to expand with 25 offices and more than 1000 team members around the globe. Based in Manhattan, London, Beverly Hills, Brooklyn, Long Island City, The Hamptons, New Jersey, Miami, the Mideast and Asia.


Erin Sykes Erin Sykes
Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker (FL, NY & NJ), Nest Seekers Chief Economist, LEED AP