Real Estate Directory 2016

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The following key provides information regarding a real estate or insurance agent’s specialized training:

ABR accredited buyer representative
ARM associate in risk management
CAM certified apartment manager
CDPE certified distressed property expert
CFS certified foreclosure specialist
ChFC chartered financial consultant
CIAS certified investor agent specialist
CLHMS certified luxury home marketing specialist
CLU chartered life underwriter
CNE certified negotiation expert
CPIA certified professional insurance agent
CRP certified relocation professional
CRS certified residential specialist
CSP certified short sale professional
e-Pro designation by the National Association of Realtors to indicate electronic training
GRI graduate of the Realtor Institute
IRES international real estate specialist
MBA Master of Business Administration
MLS Multiple Listing Service
NASD National Association of Securities Dealers
ORRA Orlando Regional Realtor Association
REO real estate owned
REPM real estate property management specialist
SFR short sales and foreclosure resource
SSRS short sale resolution specialist

Attorney / Real Estate

voight_williamWilliam C. Voight II
Voight, P.A.
7680 Universal Blvd. Suite 100, Orlando • 407-477-4559

William C. Voight II is an established business and real estate attorney who founded Voight, P.A., in 2009. He is a successful businessman with legal experience allowing him to offer a unique multidisciplinary perspective to his clients. He is solution-driven, patient and very mindful of his clients’ best interests.

Realtors / Real Estate Agents

almarza_anderson_espeEspe Almarza Anderson, M.A., SFR, Realtor
Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate
7626 W. Sand Lake Road, Orlando • 407-421-6679

Espe Almarza Anderson has been a full-time Realtor since 2006. She is an accomplished bilingual professional with 20 years of corporate management experience and an extensive background in sales and customer service. As a previews luxury property specialist and certified short sale specialist, she is a skilled negotiator, handling every transaction with integrity, professionalism and follow-through. Her achievements include Coldwell Banker International Sterling Society, Orlando magazine 5 Star Agent, certified corporate relocation specialist, USAA preferred agent and ORRA Top Producer Club. She holds a master’s in human resources.

Bobby Baldor, P.A.
Re/Max Properties S.W. Inc.
6985 Wallace Road, Orlando • 407-342-6980 •

Bobby Baldor is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and Florida native who has more than 12 years of combined, award-winning experience in real estate and mortgage lending in Central Florida. He is a Realtor/broker associate who provides a wide range of real estate services and specializes in residential sales, property management, commercial sales and leasing. Whether new to the market or an experienced investor, Bobby has the experience and expertise — backed by multiple awards, numerous certifications, accreditations and affiliations — to help clients achieve their real estate goals.

gaskill_tomTom Gaskill, P.A.
Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate
7626 Sand Lake Road, Orlando • 407-592-2208

Tom Gaskill, P.A., has been selling real estate with Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate in Southwest Orlando for 24 years. He is very knowledgeable in all areas of the market, including luxury properties, certified short sales and foreclosures, and is a good negotiator. In 2015, Tom was ranked in the top 2 percent of all Coldwell Banker agents and was awarded with the International President’s Circle. He guarantees exceptional service.

hemani_paulaPaula Hemani, Broker/Owner
TeamConnect Realty
2704 Rew Circle, Suite 105H, Orlando • 407-347-3800 • 407-694-7420 •

Paula Hemani is the broker/co-owner of TeamConnect Realty and offers more than 15 years of experience in real estate sales, investment property and business ownership. Her residential services include luxury homes, corporate relocations, waterfront, golf, and pre-foreclosure/short sales servicing the Dr. Phillips, Windermere and surrounding Central Florida areas with an unparalleled professional track record. As a longtime resident of the community, Paula’s attention to detail, strong negotiation skills and high ethical standards are paramount in helping her clients achieve their real estate goals.

jebailey_raniaRania JeBailey, Realtor/Consultant
Preferred Real Estate Brokers
6965 Piazza Grande Blvd., Suite 401, Orlando • 407-929-3799

Hailing from Nova Scotia, Rania JeBailey has lived in Orlando for 15 years. While working as part of her family’s real estate and development business, she decided to earn her Realtor’s license in order to apply the expertise she had already learned. The Orlando market is vibrant and ever-evolving, and Rania is eager to assist people in finding the right home. She also is actively involved in the Central Florida Women’s League, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Holy Family Catholic Church and Dr. P. Phillips YMCA.

Screen Shot 2016-06-03 at 3.10.28 PMSteve Lang, Realtor
1300 E. Michigan St., Orlando • 407-435-0290 •

Steve Lang has more than 20 years of real estate experience in the Southwest Orlando area. His business is mainly repeat and referred business, selling more than 60 homes per year, every year. He delivers client satisfaction through integrity, honesty and the highest level of customer service. Steve is a Dave Ramsey Endorsed Local Provider, Orlando magazine’s Hot 100 Realtors for 10 consecutive years, and featured on WDBO radio’s “Ask the Expert.” He is active in the community as president of the Orlando Breakfast Rotary Club and a Windermere Little League coach.

larkin_robertRobert Larkan, CLHMS, Broker/Owner
Executive Properties
7208 W. Sand Lake Road, Suite 305, Orlando • 407-985-4333 • 407-590-3063 •

Robert Larkan is the broker/owner of Executive Properties. He specializes in marketing luxury homes and waterfront properties in Southwest Orlando. Robert holds the designation of certified luxury home marketing specialist and has been honored with the Million Dollar Guild award based on past sales. He is a resident of Keene’s Pointe and boasts 25 years of real estate experience, holding broker licenses in both Florida and Louisiana.

lynch_helenHelen L. Lynch, Broker Associate
Re/Max Showcase
407-706-3195 • 407-435-7043

Helen L. Lynch offers more than 40 years of real estate experience. She has held her Florida broker license since 2003 and New Jersey broker license since 1975 in referral status. Helen is affiliated with the national, Florida and regional Realtors associations. She has been honored with the West Orange Chamber of Commerce Community Service Award and several other real estate accolades, including the Sterling Shining Star, Five Star, Chairman’s, and top sales and listings awards. She and her husband, Robert, work as a team at Re/Max Showcase, where they are caring, creative and committed to their clients’ needs.

marino_carol&tonyCarol & Tony Marino, Broker/Owner/Realtor
Real Living Real Estate Solutions
7208 W. Sand Lake Road, Suite 103, Orlando • 407-468-2004 •

Carol and Tony Marino have been married more than 30 years and proudly serving Dr. Phillips, Windermere, MetroWest, and Winter Garden since 2001. They opened the first Real Living franchise in Central Florida in 2007, Real Living Real Estate Solutions, which has grown to a family of 16 agents, in the heart of Dr. Phillips. Carol and Tony have a reputation for delivering outstanding customer service, receiving many high honors, and ranking nationally among the top-100 agents throughout the Real Living network.

martell_eric_sallyEric & Sally Martell, ABR, CDPE, CRS, CRP, e-Pro, GRI, IRES
Re/Max Properties S.W. Inc.
6985 Wallace Road, Orlando • 407-352-5800, ext. 618 • 407-947-3617 • 407-947-3618 • 800-541-5666, ext. 611 • •

Longtime residents and Realtors Eric and Sally Martell have seen the area experience many changes through the years. They have witnessed growth, community development, real estate booms and downturns in the economy. Through it all, the Martells have remained focused on their main objective — successfully guiding their clients through the challenges of buying or selling real estate with as little stress as possible.

Sandra Roman, Broker, CAM, EcoBroker, Realtor, REO Certified
Roman Realty Group LLC
2121 Lilypad Lane, Windermere • 407-970-8833

A Windermere resident for 25 years, Sandra Roman serves Southwest Orlando and is a multiproperty specialist. Her portfolio includes waterfront luxury homes, investment properties, green properties, bank-owned properties and more. Her experience serves to track and forecast economic trends and to offer viable solutions and investment opportunities to buyers, sellers and investors. Sandra is the first certified EcoBroker in the area. This training provides a platform for marketing green-certified, energy-efficient homes. Roman Realty Property Management division successfully manages dozens of rental properties in Orlando.

Screen Shot 2016-06-03 at 3.20.45 PMCindy Rosenbloom, ABR, CDPE, GRI, Broker
The Rosenbloom Team
Re/Max Properties S.W. Inc.
6985 Wallace Road, Orlando • 407-352-5800, ext. 614 •

Listening to and caring for clients has always been the foundation for the success of Cindy Rosenbloom, ABR, CDPE, GRI, broker. Her direct and honest approach to real estate allows her to offer the best service possible to her clients. Cindy has helped more than 1,300 families buy and sell homes in the past 30 years in Central Florida.

schott_robertRobert Schott, Broker/Owner
TeamConnect Realty
2704 Rew Circle, Suite 105H, Orlando • 407-347-3800 •

Robert Shott is the broker/owner of TeamConnect Realty, a successful and growing real estate company serving southwest Orange County. Experienced in all aspects of residential real estate, Robert incorporates his knowledge of the local real estate market into helping buyers and sellers negotiate the best deals. He brings his experience in search engine optimization, a proven internet marketing tool shown to maximize the exposure homes receive when listed. Proficient at pricing, Robert has been a leader in helping residents on the best-selling strategies with anticipated outcomes.

schroeder_debDeb Schroeder, GRI, SFR, CNE, Broker/Owner
Infinity Realty Group LLC
20 S. Main St., Suite 260, Winter Garden • 407-234-2256 •

Deb Schroeder, GRI, SFR, CNE, broker/owner, lives in Windermere and is dedicated to offering exceptional real estate services. A former educator with a master’s degree in IT, Deb utilizes the latest technology tools as well as educates and advises buyers and sellers so that they can feel confident in their decisions. With a strong family background in real estate investments, commercial rentals, residential rentals and property renovations, she offers extensive knowledge and experience. She is committed to honesty, integrity and professionalism.

schroeder_timTim Schroeder, Realtor
Infinity Realty Group LLC
20 S. Main St., Suite 260, Winter Garden • 407-234-2256 •

Tim Schroeder, a Windermere resident for more than 11 years, serves clients in the Southwest Orlando area. He previously worked in the Internet marketing industry and uses his extensive background in Internet advertising, technology and creative solutions to provide his clients with an uncommon advantage. His goal is to exceed your expectations through strong communication and a trustworthy relationship. He is a member of the West Orange Chamber of Commerce and is active in both the Windermere and Winter Garden communities.

scolaro_johnJohn J. Scolaro, Realtor
Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate
7626 Sand Lake Road, Orlando

John Scolaro has 19 years of real estate sales and marketing experience in Central Florida. He is a top-producing Realtor and provides excellent service. John is a member of the local, state and national associations of Realtors; and an International Diamond Society Award member. He sits on the board of trustees for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and participates in multiple Team in Training programs, personally raising more than $25,000. John also volunteers for Camp Boggy Creek, is an honoree of various philanthropic awards, and sponsors a local neighborhood yard-of-the-quarter program. He is a Jefferson Award recipient and Coldwell Banker Cares Foundation representative.

scrima_janeJane Scrima, Realtor
The Real Estate Firm of Orlando
7600 Dr. Phillips Blvd., Suite 146, Orlando • 407-718-3358 • 407-581-5550 •

Jane Scrima is the recipient of the 2013 Five Star Professional award and is recognized in the American Registry as one of the top Realtors in Central Florida. Jane is a veteran luxury home specialist. She became a Realtor in 2003, and her integrity and strong work ethic enabled her to be a recipient of numerous sales and listing awards. Her specialty areas are Bay Hill, South Bay and downtown Orlando.

Screen Shot 2016-06-03 at 3.28.09 PMSimon Simaan, Realtor
Keller Williams Classic Realty
6900 Turkey Lake Road, Suite 1-3, Orlando • 407-558-1396 •

Simon Simaan is a Realtor with Keller Williams Classic Realty. He offers strong negotiation skills and is renowned for his integrity and professionalism. Simon boasts a five-star client satisfaction rating on every deal, high level of construction and managerial experience, an international and national list of clientele, a great network of skilled vendors, and exquisite marketing paired with exceptional service. He is also ranked within the top 1 percent of Realtors in Central Florida, and is a certified international property specialist, Keller Williams Quadruple Gold Winner, and certified general contractor in Florida. Simon has been local to the area since 1985.

Screen Shot 2016-06-03 at 3.36.06 PMAnn Varkey, Broker/Realtor
Re/Max Properties S.W. Inc.
6985 Wallace Road, Orlando • 407-352-5800, ext. 645 •

For 28 years, Ann Varkey, a certified luxury home specialist, has dedicated her services to meeting the real estate needs of Southwest Orlando residents by specializing in lakefront and luxury homes. She is one of the top Realtors for Re/Max and is a recipient of the Chairman’s Club Award and the Lifetime Achievement Award, as well as a Hall of Fame member. She was featured in the Southwest Orlando Bulletin and Broker Agent Magazine, and on Fox 35 News and radio stations. Ann is also involved in many charities with the Dr. P. Phillips YMCA, as well as supports the disabled, the homeless and the lepers of India.

walters_danDan Walters, Realtor
AmeriTeam Realty
845 N. Garland Ave, Suite 200, Orlando • 407-898-4800 • 321-284-5663 •

Dan Walters is a Realtor in the Dr. Phillips and Windermere areas who specializes in delivering outstanding results for his clients. Many of his clients are international investors who appreciate his expertise in understanding their specific needs and expectations. His focus is on integrity, quality service, client satisfaction and prompt communication. Dan’s goal is to provide clients with the highest level of service, knowledge and professionalism in all areas of selling and buying residential real estate. He is a member of the National Association of Realtors, Rotary Club of Dr. Phillips, Dr. P. Phillips YMCA board of directors and St. Luke’s United Methodist Church.

walters_elleElle Walters, Realtor
AmeriTeam Realty
845 N. Garland Ave, Suite 200, Orlando • 407-898-4800 • 407-431-4600 •

Elle Walters and her husband, Dan, are parnters at AmeriTeam Realty and service the Dr. Phillips, Windermere and Winter Garden areas. She makes buying or selling a home an incredible, memorable experience. Whether a first-time home buyer or seasoned seller, Elle brings an energy, compassion and professionalism to her clients’ next real estate transactions. Whether buying or selling a home, give her a call to see results. Elle is from Lima, Peru, and she speaks both Spanish and Portuguese.

zanti_jenniferJennifer Zanti, Realtor
Re/Max Marketplace
619 Celebration Ave., Celebration • 407-212-1664

Jennifer Zanti has been actively involved in real estate since 2002, when she began her career as a sales and marketing consultant for developers and builders. Since 2005, her career moved her to the front lines, actively helping clients find their dream homes. Having a Bachelor of Science in marketing, Jennifer is constantly finding new ways to market homes for sale, and she loves the thrill of the hunt in helping buyers. Whether it’s your first or fifth property this year, she is willing to give her all!

ZiolkowskiRonald Ziolkowski, P.A., CDPE, Realtor
Re/Max Properties S.W. Inc.
6985 Wallace Road, Orlando • 407-352-5800, ext. 311 •

Ronald Ziolkowski, P.A., better known as “Ron the Realtor,” has been a fixture in Southwest Orlando real estate since 1998. With closed sales well over $300,000,000 and more than 1,000 homes closed, Ron has earned almost every award possible, including voted the No. 1 Realtor in Southwest Orlando Bulletin’s Best of Southwest 2015 and 2016, Orlando magazine’s 2013 Renaissance Man of the Year award, and Orlando magazine’s Hot 100 Realtors for 10 consecutive years. Ron is a member of the Re/Max Hall of Fame, and a coveted Chairman’s Club and Re/Max Lifetime Achievement recipient.

Insurance Agents

asadi_sherriSherri Asadi, President/Founder
Eton Bridge Insurance and Financial Solutions
7625 W. Sand Lake Rd., Suite 201, Orlando • 407-351-3331 •

Sherri Asadi is the president and founder of Eton Bridge Insurance and Financial Solutions. She came to Orlando 17 years ago from abroad, with her three sons. She was educated in three continents and speaks multiple languages. She graduated from New York University, where her knowledge of risk management began. She interned at Morgan Guaranty Trust and achieved 15 awards in the insurance industry. Sherri’s more than 20-year insurance career spans companies such as PepsiCo; Hilb, Rogal and Hamilton; Universal Studios and State Farm Insurance.

brandt_jimJim Brandt, President
Sun Insurance Services Inc.
7208 W. Sand Lake Road, Suite 300, Orlando • 407-781-1602 •

Jim Brandt began his insurance career in 1980 as an adjuster in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, shortly after graduating from Louisiana State University. He has lived in Dr. Phillips since 1991 and was chosen to establish the East Coast presence for Countrywide Insurance Services. After building that into one of the largest, most successful independent insurance agencies in the United States, Jim left to begin Sun Insurance Services Inc. in 2003. Jim led Sun Insurance Services Inc. to quick growth through innovative partnerships with national mortgage companies.

hill_sharonSharon Hill, Vice President
Eton Bridge Insurance and Financial Solutions
7625 W. Sand Lake Road, Suite 201, Orlando • 407-351-3331 •

Sharon Hill is vice president of Eton Bridge Insurance and Financial Solutions. She came to Orlando 16 years ago from Scottsdale, Arizona. Her son, daughter and their families all live in the Orlando area. She holds business, marketing and educational leadership degrees from Arizona State University and Northern Arizona University. She heads the sales and marketing operations for Eton Bridge.

Screen Shot 2016-06-03 at 3.48.49 PMJason Levine, MSM-RMI, Vice President — Operations
Harry Levine Insurance
7587 W. Sand Lake Road, Orlando • 407-855-1000
2265 Lee Road, Suite 201A, Winter Park • 407-629-6020 •

A Florida native, Jason Levine was born in Clearwater and grew up in Pinellas County until age 11, when his family moved to Central Florida. He graduated from the International Baccalaureate program at Cypress Creek High School in 2003 and completed his undergraduate work at Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts, in 2006. He then earned a Master of Science in Risk Management and Insurance at Florida State University in 2009. He is proud to be a second-generation agency owner. Jason and his wife, Julie, live in Southwest Orlando and have just begun to grow their family with the addition of Jasmine, the world’s most spoiled puppy.

massey_lesleyLesley Massey, Agent
Sun Insurance Services Inc.
7208 W. Sand Lake Road, Suite 300, Orlando • 407-781-1605 •

A true Florida native, Lesley Massey is a second-generation Floridian. She brings a lifetime of Central Florida knowledge and local experience to her clients each day. She started her insurance career while still in high school. Now, with nearly 15 years in the industry, Lesley loves being an insurance agent, and she specializes in personal insurance. She also loves her dog, Duncan, rescued from the North Brevard Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

phillips_andyAndy Phillips, Agent
State Farm Insurance Co.
7608 W. Sand Lake Road, Orlando • 407-354-1320 •

Andy Phillips works at State Farm Insurance Co. above the Starbucks in Plaza Venezia. He will be celebrating his 45th year with the company this August. Andy and his team have a combined total of 128 years of experience to serve their policyholders with all of their insurance and financial needs. They pride themselves in their community involvement with Dr. Phillips and Olympia high schools, Dr. Phillips Little League, and Dr. Phillips Chamber of Commerce, to name a few. Call them today for a free insurance quote and financial review.

shah_sharadSharad Shah, CLU, ChFC, Agent
Sun Insurance Services Inc.
7208 W. Sand Lake Road, Suite 300, Orlando • 407-781-1614 •

A native of Mumbai, India, Sharad Shah, CLU, ChFC, has more than 20 years of experience selling mortgage protection; life, health, property and casualty insurance; and annuities. He holds Series 7 licenses with CLU and ChFC designations. Sharad was one of the founding members of the Indian American Chamber of Commerce in Central Florida and served as the president of the Indian Association of Greater Orlando. He and his wife, Gita, have three daughters and two grandchildren.

tate_joanieJoanie Tate, Agent
Sun Insurance Services Inc.
7208 W. Sand Lake Road, Suite 300, Orlando • 407-781-1611 •

Joanie Tate is originally from Pennsylvania, born and raised, but has now made her home in Southwest Orlando and is loving the sunshine. She has spent 15 years in the insurance industry in both the personal and commercial lines, and still enjoys the challenge of helping clients understand their coverages so they — and she — can sleep at night. Joanie and her husband, John, live in Winter Garden with their 8-year-old golden retriever, Noah.

williams_donnaDonna Williams, Agent
Sun Insurance Services Inc.
7208 W. Sand Lake Road, Suite 300, Orlando • 407-781-1610 •

Donna Williams has more than 20 years of experience selling homeowners, auto, flood, renters and umbrella insurance, and serves customers throughout Florida. She works closely with real estate agents to make sure homebuyers have everything they need for a smooth closing process. Donna grew up in Queens, New York, and went to Andrew Jackson High School and Borough of Manhattan Community College. She serves as the vice president of her local American Legion Auxiliary.

Title Agents/Closing Services


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LeAnna Anderson, Branch Manager
Real Estate Closing Solutions LLC
1217 N. Orange Ave., Orlando • 407-440-5025 •

LeAnna Anderson has developed a strong customer following because of her business savvy and strong customer service skills. She has been in the title insurance and closing business for more than 20 years. LeAnna was promoted in 2015 to oversee Real Estate Closing Solution LLC’s growth and expansion to the downtown and north Orlando, Winter Park and College Park markets. LeAnna is a licensed Florida title agent.


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Heidi Foster, Sales Executive
Real Estate Closing Solutions LLC
7575 Dr. Phillips Blvd., Suite 140, Orlando • 407-615-8550 •

Heidi Foster leads Real Estate Closing Solutions LLC’s sales and marketing activities with the perfect sales résumé, by starting first as a closer in the title insurance business. She learned the business from the ground up, is a licensed title agent, and clearly understands the products and services RECS offers. Heidi has 15 years of experience in the industry and applies consultative sales with the focus on understanding the customers’ needs first and then applying solutions to streamline and grow their business.


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Tanya Schrepfer, Escrow Officer
Real Estate Closing Solutions LLC
7575 Dr. Phillips Blvd., Suite 140, Orlando • 407-615-8550 •

Tanya Schrepfer joined the rapidly growing Real Estate Closing Solutions LLC team in 2011. She was also part of the team’s earlier GulfAtlantic Title teams, where her strong organizational and customer service skills led to her overseeing the customer service division for the entire state of Florida. She is a Central Florida native and has more than 13 years of experience in the title insurance and closing industries.


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Dana Ward, Owner
Real Estate Closing Solutions LLC
7575 Dr. Phillips Blvd., Suite 140, Orlando • 407-615-8550 •

The former senior vice president of one of the nation’s largest title underwriters and president of GulfAtlantic Title, Dana Ward is a 29-year licensed veteran in the title insurance and closing business, a former commercial banker, and an MBA who serves on the teaching faculty for the Florida Realtors. He started in the corporate office of Lawyers Title in Richmond, Virginia. During his long tenure, he oversaw corporate strategic planning and then was promoted to lead the title, agency and closing operations in Virginia, Louisiana and the entire Southeast.


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Rori Whittington, Director of Operations
Real Estate Closing Solutions LLC
7575 Dr. Phillips Blvd., Suite 140, Orlando • 407-615-8550 •

Rori Whittington has a strong and diverse set of leadership experiences in the title and closing industries spanning more than 22 years. She, like the entire Real Estate Closing Solutions LLC team, was part of the dynamic GulfAtlantic Title teams that later formed RECS in 2009 for the purpose of taking local servicing and accountability to the next level. Rori is a licensed Florida title agent.


williams_paulaPaula Williams, Escrow Officer Real Estate Closing Solutions LLC
7575 Dr. Phillips Blvd., Suite 140, Orlando • 407-615-8550 •

Paula Williams has more than 17 years of experience in the title insurance and closing business, first applying her Southern charm in South Carolina as a real estate paralegal and now as a seasoned Florida escrow officer for Real Estate Closing Solutions LLC. Her strong product knowledge and personal customer service skills have earned her a large and loyal customer following during her past 13 years in Florida.💓

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