Marcus & Millichap

John Barker


Senior Vice President Investments, Marcus & Millichap
Senior Partner, Barker Multifamily Group
Senior Director, National Multi Housing Group
Director, Special Asset Services

With over 15 years of experience, John Barker, Senior Vice President Investments, focuses solely on multifamily investment sales in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex and throughout the state of Texas.  John is the founder and Senior Partner of Barker Multifamily Group of Marcus & Millichap.

In 2001, John pursued his career in real estate and accepted a position with Marcus & Millichap in their Dallas office and later transitioned to the Fort Worth office in 2013; where he has become a proven expert at the local and national level. By offering an advisory role to his clients, John promises that he will, at all times, give clarity to his clients to make the right choice at the right time with regards to their multifamily asset. Throughout the years, John has successfully closed nearly 200 transactions making him a top producer not only in Texas, but also nationally, with Marcus & Millichap.   Mr. Barker holds a Bachelor of Science degree from The University of Central Missouri.

Fort Worth
John Barker

John Barker

Senior Vice President Investments
Tel: (817) 932-6161
Fax: (817) 932-6110

License:  TX  0482066

National Multi Housing Council

Director - Special Asset Services Group
Senior Director - National Multi Housing Group

Promoted to First Vice President Investments in October, 2015
Promoted to Senior Vice President Investments in January, 2017

Central Missouri State University, B.S. in Criminal Justice and Sociology, 1997

National Achievement Award - 2016, 2015, 2014, 2007, 2006, 2005
Sales Recognition Award - 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002
Platinum - 2016, 2015

Best of the Best, Dallas/Fort Worth: 2002-2013
Top-Ranked Agent, Dallas/Fort Worth: 2002-2013
National Achievement Award: 2007, 2006, 2005
Sales Recognition Award: 2002-2008, 2012,2013
Top Selling Agent: 2nd Quarter 2009 & 4th Quarter 2008
Top Listing Agent: 2nd Quarter 2010
Largest Transaction, Fort Worth Office: 2013
Heavy Hitter Award, Dallas Business Journal: 2008
Inducted to Vice President Investments: 2008
Director, Special Asset Services: 2008
Most Apartment Transactions in Texas: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Inducted to Senior Investment Associate: 2007
Director, National Multi Housing Group: 2006
Top Brokerage Group/Mid-Market: 2006
Seven Figure Club: 2005
Inducted to Senior Associate: 2004
Inducted to Associate: 2002

Transactions Closed

  • Bella Vista - Foreclosure

    Bella Vista - Foreclosure


    Dallas, TX
    Size: 276,000 sqft
    Size: 328 units
    Cap Rate: 9.69%

  • Berry Square Apartments - Renovation Opportunity

    Berry Square Apartments - Renovation Opportunity


    Dallas, TX
    Size: 8,600 sqft
    Size: 14 units
    Cap Rate: 24.18%

  • Huntington Circle

    Huntington Circle


    Lewisville, TX
    Size: 121,267 sqft
    Size: 126 units
    Cap Rate: 4.34%

  • Little Brook

    Little Brook


    Garland, TX
    Size: 48,346 sqft
    Size: 52 units
    Cap Rate: 7.87%

  • Oaktree Apartments

    Oaktree Apartments


    Waco, TX
    Size: 76,320 sqft
    Size: 112 units

  • Tradition Square Apartments

    Tradition Square Apartments


    Caldwell, TX
    Size: 31,435 sqft
    Size: 50 units

  • Irving Court

    Irving Court


    Irving, TX
    Size: 28,000 sqft
    Size: 32 units

  • The Chalet Apartments

    The Chalet Apartments


    Irving, TX
    Size: 36,240 sqft
    Size: 40 units