A REALTOR® is a member of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION of REALTORS® and subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics.
The Code establishes time-honored and baseline principles that come from the collective experiences of REALTORS® since the Code of Ethics was first established in 1913. Those principles can be loosely defined as:
Loyalty to clients;
Fiduciary (legal) duty to clients;
Cooperation with competitors;
Truthfulness in statements and advertising; and non-interference in exclusive relationships that other REALTORS® have with their clients.
To earn a designation, a REALTOR® a real estate agent has taken coursework and demonstrated specific skills, performance and knowledge in a particular area of the real estate industryBio for Michael
Michael is one of the true natives who was born, educated and has continued his professional career in Jacksonville. He graduated from Bishop Kenny High School and furthered his education by graduating from the University of Florida with a B.S. in Journalism and Communications. His passion for higher learning continued where he earned an M.A. in Organizational Management from the University of Phoenix where he also taught as an Adjunct Instructor for a few years.
Most of Michael’s 35-year professional career was in publishing and telecommunications. The time he spent working at the Florida Times Union increased his knowledge of all the various geographic areas in town specifically San Marco, San Jose, Southside, Mandarin, Downtown, Riverside, Avondale, Ortega, Arlington, the Beaches, Orange Park, the Northside and most of the outlying areas of Jacksonville as well.
Michael became a licensed Realtor in 2015 and achieved over $11 million in sales in his second and third years. He has followed his passion in Real Estate where he applies his experience and skills in sales, marketing and negotiation with the strength and success of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty resulting in his ability to provide the highest standards of service, integrity and dedication to his customers.
Michael has three grown children – Kyle, Kayla and Kory – who all live in the North Florida area along with three beautiful grandchildren – Kiley, Karter and Kamren. He loves the Northeast Florida area especially the outdoors and he is an avid sports fan following his Alma Mater, The Florida Gators, and his local home team, the Jacksonville Jaguars.