Stephen Merrick Buyers Agent | Doug & Erin Risher | BHHS Florida Realty


With the real estate market beginning to face its newest, fast approaching and technologically acute consumer, the millennial, Stephen Merrick, a millennial himself understands the needs and requirements of this new promising generation of first time home buyers. This new position that will inevitably be demanded by the ever changing real estate market will be helmed by Stephen Merrick, The Millennial Buyer Agent for The Risher Team of Realtors. Full details can be found on the About Us section of the company website,


The Risher Team of Realtors, Doug & Erin Risher, have the upmost confidence in Stephen, stating, "He is well suited in guiding millennial home buyers through the real estate market.  With a Bachelor's Degree earned in both English and Philosophy at Florida Gulf Coast University, his hours spent towards researching the trends of the market are prolific and his ability of empathizing with this new generation entering the market, to which he belongs, is unparalleled.  These qualities added to The Risher Team of Realtors will help the new millennial consumers make the most informed home-buying decision.”


Among the new responsibilities Stephen Merrick's main points of focus are:


-Educating millennial & first time home buyers on subjects like

  • How to purchase a home with little money down


    -Introducing the numerous lifestyles that Southwest Florida has to offer such as

  • Urban, coastal, rural, metropolitan


    -Addressing misconceptions of home ownership versus renting like

  • Purchasing a home that appreciates in value yearly


Customers and current employees are invited to send their messages of congratulations and welcome to the new Millennial Buyer Agent via the website: