As a Charlotte native and the principal clarinetist of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, Taylor Marino has a unique and meaningful relationship with this city and community. Having returned to his hometown after eight years living in New York City and Los Angeles, Taylor has seen the incredible growth and development that has occurred not only in Charlotte, but in North Carolina as a whole.
With an artistic eye and a passionate fervor for real estate, inspired by his father's legal background in commercial real estate law, Taylor exceeds in delivering white-glove, premium service to all his clients. This dedication is what led him to be the top producer at his prior firm, where he sold some of the highest price-point properties in the agency's history. It is Taylor's goal in every interaction to develop meaningful relationships while providing unparalleled service in a genuine and artful way.
In addition to his dedication to his career as a real estate broker, Taylor is as equally focused to his craft as a musician. He reached an extraordinary level of success in the very competitive world of classical music by holding a principal chair in a full-time orchestra. This has taught him to have a ruthless work ethic, resilience, leadership, attention to detail, and confidence in getting the job done.
Taylor is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and was previously the vice president of acquisitions at Appaloosa Real Estate Partners, a local apartment, townhome, and self-storage developer. He also has an extensive background in industrial properties and land development and currently works as a commercial real estate advisor for River Road Advisors, a local CRE developer and brokerage.
When he's not working with clients or playing in the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, Taylor is a wine lover, enthusiast, and student. He holds a Level 3 Award from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust, as well as a certification from the Court of Master Sommeliers. He is passionate about the arts programs in Charlotte and is involved in many local committees. Taylor is also a member of the Charlotte Athletic Club.
Whether it is on stage with the Charlotte Symphony or around the city showing properties, Taylor will always deliver his utmost best performance for you.