Longtime local real estate leader VIP Realty Group has opened a Fort Myers Beach office to serve residential real estate buyers, sellers and rental clients along the beach community. The new office, located at 2450 Estero Blvd., is the sixth for VIP Realty in Lee and Collier counties.

The Fort Myers Beach office, which is located at the intersection of Chapel Street and Estero Boulevard at Beach Access 26, will be open to assist buyers, sellers and renters from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sundays.

“We have served clients along Fort Myers Beach previously, but the new office adds convenience for our clients and our sales team, as well as deepens our commitment to be a business partner in the island community,” said Karen Swanbeck, VIP Realty sales manager in the Fort Myers Beach office. “Our team is committed to serving the unique needs of the Fort Myers beach community.”

Swanbeck will be joined by an experienced group of sales professionals and is looking to expand the team. Agents at the new office include: Tom Swanbeck, Alice Dickson, Pat Reidy, Gayle Luchsinger, Marilee Luchsinger, Mark Himelick, Katherine Dishnow, Gary VanSciver, David Nelson and Barbara Rich, vacation rental manager. 

VIP Realty with offices in Fort Myers, Sanibel, Captiva, Bonita Springs, Fort Myers Beach and Naples has provided Southwest Florida with a full range of real estate services for more than 30 years, offering services in new home sales, resales, relocation, annual and vacation rentals, mortgage services, title services and real estate school.