Archive for June, 2015

Clotilde Whitney

Business Goal: Seeing my clients in the right Real Estate property that truly suits their needs is what makes selling or listing Real Estate a rewarding experience for all. Born: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Owned property on Sanibel since 1974 and full-time resident since 1997. Full-time Realtor on Sanibel since 1998. Former Spanish Teacher and holds an MA in Spanish... Read More »


Kit Traverso

Kit grew up in Florida from an early age and is a graduate from the University of South Florida with a degree in Mass Communications. In 2006, he retired from a twenty-year career in film production and advertising and put his real estate license with VIP Realty. Today, Kit works closely with his wife, Lynda Traverso, one of VIP’s most... Read More »


Lynda Traverso

Lynda Traverso is a licensed REALTOR® and has represented numerous Buyers and Sellers on Sanibel and Captiva Island for over 30 years. Lynda grew up in St. Petersburg, FL, graduated from the University of Central Florida and moved to the Fort Myers area in 1981 where her husband took a job with WINK TV and went on to open his... Read More »


Diane Stocks

Diane has been selling real estate on Sanibel and all of Lee County for over sixteen years. During this period of time, she has been actively involved with the Sanibel/Captiva Association of Realtors, serving on various committees. In 2008, she was elected to serve as President of the Sanibel/Captiva Realtors Association and later in the year was named “Realtor of... Read More »


Debbie Staley

Debbie Staley finds great satisfaction in promoting the beauty, serenity and uniqueness of Sanibel Island through selling real estate. Debbie is able to share her knowledge of and enthusiasm over the area with her clientele, and is more than attentive. Debbie fell in love with Sanibel and has since considered it a very special place. A devoted real estate professional,... Read More »


Fred Spring

Fred Spring has been selling Real Estate on Sanibel since the very early 1980’s, even before the inception of MLS was formed on the Island.  Already a Realtor, coming from the Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania, he and his Wife Lynne found Sanibel coming to Florida on Vacations and new it was the ideal place for them to raise their family... Read More »


Martha Smith

Martha is a native Floridian and has been associated with VIP Realty since 2005. Her background is similar to a diversified portfolio with a healthcare career, owner of Martha Sue’s Cookies in Boulder, Colorado (and sold it), and prior to coming to VIP worked as a constituent representative in the Ft. Myers District Congressional office. Her work and life experiences... Read More »


Deb Smith

Deb Smith relocated to the Fort Myers/Sanibel area from Pennsylvania. With a background in accounting, she realizes that real estate decisions are composed of valuable financial resources, strategic thinking, emotions and quality of life factors. Purchasing or selling a home is one of the largest and most significant investments most people ever make. These transactions deserve to be approached with... Read More »


Ron Smiley

Ron specializes in waterfront and golf course properties. As an avid sailor and golfer, Ron knows how to handle the transition from mainland living to Island life. Ron has been part of the Islands since 1979 when he discovered paradise on a winter vacation from Philadelphia, PA. In 1983 he purchased a home on Captiva. Prior to real estate, Ron... Read More »


Sherrill Sims

Sherrill Sims takes great care in serving each client with individual attention, enthusiasm, and insightful awareness into the critical details of the Greater SWFL real estate market.  She truly loves the region’s lifestyle and is delighted to share the special features of the wonderful and friendly communities of the islands of Sanibel and Captiva and the Fort Myers area.  In... Read More »