Lisa Sands, advisor and manager at VIP Realty, Commercial announces the appointment of Bill Vollmer as commercial real estate advisor and business broker.

 “As an experienced Lee County business owner, Bill relied on VIP Realty, Commercial to buy and sell several restaurants through the years so he understands the client’s perspective very well,” said Sands. “He is a man of integrity who is well respected by other local business owners, service providers and members of the community.”

As advisor, Vollmer will be part of the full-service commercial real estate brokerage team at VIP Realty, Commercial, which provides real estate services for commercial land, office, retail and industrial properties. In addition to selling and leasing property, he will also provide business brokerage services.

“I want to use my business experience to help others in their commercial real estate endeavors,” said Vollmer. “I can offer extensive knowledge of city, county and state ordinances, policies and procedures that will benefit VIP Realty, Commercial clients, and I am very familiar with the commercial districts in Southwest Florida.”

In 1977 Vollmer moved from Waukegan, Ill. to Lee County, where he has lived, worked and raised two children with his wife Linda. He studied business administration at the University of Wisconsin, Whitewater and was a successful business owner in Lee County for more than 25 years. For the past seven years, he has been specializing in residential real estate and small business sales at VIP Realty.

VIP Realty, Commercial provides a full range of real estate services for land, office, retail and industrial properties. Specialties include sales and acquisitions, 1031 exchanges, investments, retail and office site analysis, and market and financial feasibility studies. For more information about VIP Realty, Commercial, located at 13131 University Dr. in Fort Myers, call 239-489-3303 or visit