At Fifth And Home our philosophy is simple, yet is the key to our success: the right representation makes all the difference. Selling and Buying a home is a life changing experience that each of our agents personally understands.

Our engagements start with a conversation: we look at your motivations and your goals and devise a custom plan tailored for success. For us, relationships are far more important than any deal. Customer service is at the core of who we are.

The team at Fifth and Home has worked at the highest level across nearly every aspect of the real estate industry around the country, and we’re proud to call Naples home. We love what we do, and we created this company because we believe incredible things can happen when an organization cares deeply about their clients, their agents, and the relationships they forge together.

Kara McGowan


As a seasoned real estate broker, Kara McGowan’s commitment to never stop growing is responsible for the discipline, dedication and passion she has brought to her career. In addition to years of growing & managing real estate agents with proven success and rapid expansion Kara’s entrepreneurial spirit, passion for teaching excellence led her on the path of becoming a real estate coach. Her stunning approach to innovative business practices and system implementation enables her to grow Fifth & Home to the highest level. She is well known for her passion and intricate results with high profile real estate agents across the country. With 15 years of real estate experience, Kara is here to assist you with all your real estate needs.


Kevin Hajek

Team Leader

Kevin has been selling and investing in real estate for over 10 years, with experience in all facets of the industry. He has worked and managed in the private and public sectors, including the auditing of three Fortune 500 companies. Over the last four years, he’s managed the operations and financials for multiple real estate offices, totaling 187 agents. His foundation in business management and accounting provides added expertise in 1031 exchanges, property development, and asset management providing his clients the upper hand in negotiating their next deal.


Nick Puga


Nick was raised in Miami, FL and later moved to Los Angeles working professionally in-front and behind the camera in the entertainment industry for over 18 years. He’s worked with Spielberg, Soderburgh, and has appeared on hit television shows such as CBS’s NCIS, NCIS: Los Angeles, Fox’s House, ABC’s Apartment 23 and CW’s Veronica Mars. Nick also served as a producer on a number of episodes of MTV’s Emmy Award-winning series True Life.

After starting a family, Nick relocated to Naples, FL in an effort to give his wife and two kids a greater quality of life while also being closer to other family members. Nick is now giving back to his community by mentoring the younger generation at the Naples Performing Arts Center and taking on one of his most gratifying roles, helping families & investors alike as a trilingual (English, Spanish, Portuguese) Realtor. His unique experience and trust of working in team environments on multi-million dollar projects brings a high level of communication and rapid problem-solving skills to real estate.


Nick Allen

Nick was born and raised in southwest Ohio before relocating to Florida in 2017. A 13-year career in property and casualty insurance has produced a tremendous customer service mindset and big-picture mentality when working with his real estate clients.
In addition to his past professional career, Nick has 10 years of residential real estate investing experience along with operating several small businesses of his own. These real-life experiences in real estate and business make him uniquely suited to serve buyers and sellers. Nick entered the real estate world with an aim to share this valuable knowledge with his clients – providing better insight and transparency during the home buying or selling process. His top objective is to help others with their homeownership and real estate investing goals.
Nick lives in Bonita Springs, FL where he spends his free time golfing, reading, and spending time on the water with friends and family.