Coastal Properties Group International
238 Beach Drive NE
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
St. Petersburg, FL and surrounding areas
Phone No: 727-403-5107
About Sharon Simms
Sharon has been a full time REALTOR® in St. Petersburg, Florida, since 1986. She started with Merrill Lynch Realty which became Prudential Florida Realty, which became Arvida Realty, which was bought by Coldwell Banker. Sharon then moved to RE/MAX Metro for 5 years before starting her own real estate company, ALVA International, Inc. in 2009. In January 2014, she merged ALVA into Coastal Properties Group / Christie’s International Real Estate.
Sharon specializes in waterfront homes and downtown condos. (Originally from Newport, Rhode Island, she has always been a water person.) She actively markets properties and represents buyers. In addition, she coordinates the Team, advises them, and utilizes her negotiating skills, as well as her experience in hundreds of transactions.
Recognized as an industry leader in using technology to maximize her effectiveness, Sharon was named one of the top 100 most influential women in real estate in 2008. An active blogger, she also earned the distinction of being one of the top ten women bloggers in real estate. She is a frequent panelist and speaker at conferences nationwide.
Sharon holds the Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS), Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) and Resort/Second Home Property Specialist (RSPS) designations. She is an active member of the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing, the CyberProfessionals, CyberStars International and Real Estate Vision real estate organizations.