Our Real Estate Agents
Meet our Professional Team of Real Estate Agents.
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Gus has been in the real estate business for over 30 years. He was an owner as well as President of Abbott and Andrews Realty, one of the area’s largest real estate sales and rental management companies with over 1,200 employees and 100 sales people.
P: (850) 585-3756
Andrews and Arnsdorff Realty, Inc. is a new full service real estate company which has been formed to offer to the Northwest Florida community a fresh positive approach to realty services in our economically hard hit communities.
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Thomas (Ty) D. Sims III possesses great knowledge and understanding of the real estate and development industry which is derived from being a third generation real estate entrepreneur.
Mr. Sims primarily focuses on commercial real estate, development projects and residential homes and land. His devotion to these segments of the industry has allowed him to meet the complicated needs of both buyer and seller. Mr. Sims’s understanding of the intricate Florida real estate market enables him to address individual real estate needs.
Mr. Sims currently resides in Santa Rosa Beach, FL with his wife and two children where he and his family enjoy the many coastal activities the region offers.
P: (850) 830-3000
Pete has been involved in the real estate industry in the area for 15 years. After visiting the area several times, he and his wife decided to move from Atlanta to Seagrove Beach and have loved it ever since.
He has been intimately involved in the development of several high end communities in South Walton including Seacrest Beach, Barbery Coast, Heritage Dunes, Cottages at Eastern Lake, Estuary and others. He has managed LLCï¿½s which developed condominiums such as Villas at Seacrest Beach, Sunrise & Sunset at Carillon Beach and The Inn at Carillon Beach. He has also served on the Boards of several of the HOAï¿½s of the properties he helped develop. Through this experience, Pete has developed great expertise in taking a vacant property, whether it is a lot or multiple acres, and developing it into a finished product. Pete has also learned the relative value of real estate and what separates the good deals from the bad.
Pete has also been extremely involved in the community. He served on the Board of Seaside Neighborhood School and still currently is on the Seaside School Foundation Board. He has also coached youth football, basketball and softball.
Pete primarily focuses on working with buyer’s as well as development and commercial property.
P: (850) 276-9284
Steve Bowden has been a resident of northwest Florida for the past ten years. As an investor’s representative during that time, he bought and sold a number of residential properties along the beaches of South Walton.
He has formerly served as President of the Carillon Beach Condominium Owners Association (downtown), President of the Carillon Beach Inn Condominium Association, and the Design Review Board for the Cottages at Eastern Lake subdivision on Hwy 30-A.
P: (561) 312-1702
Amber grew up in the Bay Area of California and started working as a financial and insurance provider. After making her move to Florida in 2008, where she met and married her husband who’s devoted career in the United States Coast Guard , has launched her real estate career while getting to experience and live in the some of Florida’s most beautiful beaches. Amber Buckley epitomizes integrity, energy, hard work, and creative service in every detail of your real estate transaction. . Let Amber guide you while finding your own piece of paradise.
P: (850) 585-1098
Lynn Chesser is a true local, born here in Walton County and selling Walton county since 1984.
Lynn believes customer service is most important and provides buyers and sellers with all their real estate needs.
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In 2002 Tom obtained his real estate license in Florida and is currently a member of the local, state and national association of Realtors.
In 2006 he pursued his Broker’s License to broaden his knowledge of the real estate investment market and joined Andrews & Arnsdorff Realty in 2009. The best part about this business, Tom says, is that with every new client you have the opportunity to work with becomes a friend for life. After all, you just helped them find their little piece of paradise! When you get to Grayton on a Sunday afternoon be sure to look up Tom. He will be doing what the locals do best – enjoying their little slice of paradise on the beach at Grayton! As Tom has said many times . . . Life is too short, take your best friend to the beach for sunset!
P: (850) 585-7585
Cinda is another true local – a Florida native born in DeFuniak Springs, here in Walton County.
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Through his experience he has acquired extensive knowledge in project management, facilities management, land planning, engineering design and permitting on projects involving land use/regulatory approvals, concurrency, utilities, stormwater, transportation, infrastructure design and environmental permitting and compliance.
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With 30 years of experience marketing and selling property, Betty began her successful real estate career in 1983 when she joined Harry Norman Realtors in Atlanta where her focus was new and resale residential homes in Sandy Springs, Alpharetta and East Cobb.
Betty’s personal commitment and dedication to her clients has twice earned her the recognition as #1 Agent of the Year and top producer in residential and investment properties. Making the right choice in buying property at the beach requires having an agent who has full understanding of the history of the area, financial expectations, and personal needs of their clients. As a member of the Andrews and Arnsdorff Realty Team she has the resources and expertise to find the right property that will result in a satisfied and long-term client relationship which explains why many of her new clients are referrals from previous clients.
Betty remains active in her community as a volunteer at Sacred Heart Hospital, Treasurer off the Sacred Heart Guild and has served as Vice President of her Homeowners Association, Treasurer of the South Walton Garden Club and past Treasurer of the Cultural Arts Association. She is also a member of the Santa Rosa Golf & Beach Club.
P: (850) 974-0775
Rwandalee is a native of the Emerald Coast and relocated to South Walton from Pensacola in January 2003.
P: (334) 372-0668
Layton Sanders is proud to be working with some of the most experienced Realtors in Northwest Florida.
Primarily, Layton specializes in investment properties along the Emerald Coast. He has acquired a good understanding of residential and commercial property throughout the Florida Panhandle. In addition, Layton has extensive knowledge of rural properties in South Alabama.
Layton currently resides with his wife in Panama City Beach. He believes the Real Estate and Development Industry is very positive for our area and is extremely dedicated to providing a pleasant Real Estate experience to both buyers and sellers.
P: (850) 585-1131
South Walton has been home to Lyn Stafford since 1994. She earned her real estate license in 1991 and her specialties and certifications include land sales and all types of residential and commercial properties.
Lyn started out in editing and publishing, working with medical journals and other technical publications. Now she spends as much time as she can with her children and grandchildren, plays Mah Jongg and whatever else anybody wants to play, does a little writing, loves to listen to music of any kind, and enjoys the theater. From Birmingham originally, she lived in several countries overseas during that part of her career, but returned to the States in 1990. She always wanted to live near the Gulf, to smell the salt air and putz around in the sand, and she is happiest absorbing the exquisite sunrises and sunsets of South Walton.. Her greatest pleasure is to find a property where you can pursue your dreams, too.
P: (850) 259-5422
As a life-long Florida native, Tony’s knowledge of South Walton’s beaches and well as the neighborhoods nestled along them, is unsurpassed.
Armed with keen real estate insight coupled with an inimitable relaxed beach vibe, Tony decided to make the natural progression from small business owner to licensed Florida Realtor in 2007. Tony knows every street, surf break and just where to get the best fried grouper sandwich along 30a. And when looking at potential properties with Tony, don’t be surprised if he takes you off the beaten path, because he specializes in finding the rarest of gems along the emerald coast.
P: (850) 270-1079
Nick has been investing on the Emerald Coast for the last 10 years.
Nick started as a young entrepreneur in the fitness industry, he founded Body Matrix in 1998, a boutique style personal training studio. Through the years, Nick’s passion in helping others achieve led him to work with some of Atlanta’s preeminent athletes and Fortune 500. It was during that time, Nick was introduced to a real estate investor that went on to become a great friend and business partner. Over the next 16 years, while juggling the fitness business and real estate ventures, Nick went on to sell his fitness business in 2014 and promptly moved to the beach. Since the big move, Nick obtained his real estate license and continues investing in vacation rental property. Nick, his wife Jenny and daughter Kayla love the traffic free lifestyle, salty air and white beaches. The best part of everyday is his family and living in this amazing place.
P: (850) 598-1334
Glenda Fountain Wood has been selling Real Estate in South Walton since 2000.
Glenda has chosen as her market, those people who love the beach and want to live here full time; or have a home after they retire. An avid photographer and writer, Glenda loves to travel to places she’s never been before. When at home, she enjoys spending time with her son and daughter-in-law, and her two grandchildren–their favorite place is the beach!
P: (850) 699-7420
When you think of customer satisfaction, Steve’s customers immediately think of him.