James Sommers first moved to Florida with his family in 1989, when his father retired from the Washington D.C. Police Department. Over the next 20+ years, he lived across all areas of Lee County, where he gained a wealth of knowledge about the treasures of SW Florida.
The outdoors is the reason why James chose to live in Lee County. In fact his passion for the outdoors incudes volunteering with Lee County Parks and Recreation as a naturalist interpreter at Bunche Beach on Fort Myers beach. He is a tour guide explaining the history and natural ecosystems of this area. His favorite tour, entitled “low tide loafing”, explains the Calusa Indians, birds, mangroves, and sea shells.
James is working on a Florida Master Naturalist program, so he can expand his knowledge and provide the best information to new and current residents, encouraging them to enjoy and protect their home.
James has been a full time Realtor since 2003. Nearly 10 years of experience in real estate motivates James to make you his #1 priority! His goal is to make your decision on either selling or buying a home, an exciting and rewarding one. Look to James’s for energy and enthusiasm, knowledge and expertise! Contact him via email email@example.com or call 239.851.2351.
Interests: James Sommers has proven that no one will work harder for you. He's been a full time Realtor for over 13 years, and his goal is to make your experience a productive and rewarding one. Working with James, you'll pick your home and he'll take care of all the details. He'll coordinate and schedule all the inspections, appraisals, surveys, lenders insurance, and the title company. Look to James for energy and enthusiasm, knowledge and expertise! Contact him via email firstname.lastname@example.org or call his direct number 239-851-2351. His attention to detail makes the home buying process quick and easy. If you're looking for someone to sell your property, James is the person to contact. With over 13 years of experience he can market your property (homes or land) to get you the highest sales price while working in your time frame. He uses a mixture of internet based technology and old fashioned marketing techniques to get the job done. Also, James has started his own real estate team to handle the needs of any client, big or small. His assistant, Patrick Huston 239-222-9676, is also a licensed Realtor and always available to answer questions or to show property. To assist Spanish speaking clients, Veronica Flores-Machado 239-671-1014 has years of property management and banking experience, before she became a licensed Realtor. For Banks and Asset Management Companies, his team offers full service solutions. Including BPO's, securing properties, maintenance and repair, and property sales. 2016 marks the 4th year in a row, Gulfshore Life Magazine selected James Sommers as their "5-Star Premier Agent" for Greater Fort Myers and Cape Coral area for his innovative solutions. Reach out to James before you travel to Florida to start getting local information and you'll be better prepared when you arrive. Find out in advance what questions you should be asking, what areas to focus on, how to get the most for your money, and what you need to bring with you (pre-qual letters from your lender, proof of funds for cash offers, digital camera, running shoes, etc). Some of the information about the area he can share with you to help you with your home search include maps, links and lifestyle information. For example, cut and paste this link about Cape Coral. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0KEH1gY_SQg&sns=em James first moved to SW Florida with his family in 1989, when his father retired from the Washington D.C. Police Department. Over the next 27+ years, he has lived and traveled all over SW Florida, where he gained a wealth of knowledge about his chosen home. James moved back to south Cape Coral in 2000 from Venice, Fl to be closer to family. The outdoors is one of the big reasons why James chose to live in Lee County. In fact his passion for the outdoors led him to volunteering with Lee County Parks and Recreation as a naturalist interpreter at Bunche Beach, near Sanibel Island. He's recently earned his Florida Master Naturalist designation in 2015 and his real estate Broker's license in 2016.