Monica Crawford, Realtor – Owner
Monica Crawford was born and raised among the beautiful horse farms and Bourbon trails in Kentucky. In 2012, she and her husband traded the bluegrass for the sandy beaches and decided to call Gulfport their home. Along with their two children, Leeland and Willa Marie, they love to spend time playing outside at the various parks and beaches and taking roadtrips to visit National Parks.
Monica has been a licensed Realtor ® since 2013 and is honored to be part of the Keller Williams St Pete office; the #1 brokerage in the county. She served as the Lead Agent for one of the highest producing teams in Pinellas County before building The Crawford Team in 2019. She has served as a Keller Williams Ignite® Instructor, member of the Associate Leadership Council and has mentored many up-and-coming agents. You will find Monica’s name consistently in the Top 100 Agents of Pinellas County and she’s in the Top 5% of her brokerage. Monica has helped nearly 200 clients achieve their real estate goals and has closed over $44 million in volume. She brings with her a wealth of knowledge and expertise in both buying and selling real estate.
Nearly 80% of her business comes from referrals due to her commitment to providing excellent customer service, achieved by establishing a clear understanding of her clients’ needs, then utilizing her market insight, marketing and networking assets and negotiation skills to deliver exceptional results. Whether buying, selling or investing in real estate, Monica is ready to get to work for you!
Nicole Walker, Realtor – Director of Operations
Nicole Walker is a Florida native, hailing from Plant City, home of the world famous Strawberry Festival. In 2018 she decided the life she was living was not big enough for her, nor did she feel like she was in the place that God was calling her to be. Along with her beloved dog, Bella, Nicole moved to sunny St Pete and joined Keller Williams in May, putting herself on the path to realizing her dreams. In December 2018, Nicole accepted a position as the Director of Operations with The Crawford Team at Keller Williams St Pete Realty. This position was made for Nicole! Her expertise in marketing and system development as well as her attention to detail and organizational skills have already had a significant impact on the productivity and efficiency of The Crawford Team. Nicole’s natural ability to connect with people, her genuine concern and her incredible drive guarantee a long and prosperous future in real estate. As a licensed Realtor, Nicole is eager to help our clients achieve their real estate goals and she is equally committed to achieving her own; each day striving to be her best self. When she’s not managing The Crawford Team, you’ll find her enjoying all of St Pete’s best eateries, playing fetch with Bella at Fort Desoto Dog Beach or jogging through Vinoy Park.
Annie Kushner, Realtor
Annie Kushner ventured into real estate in 2016 when she made the move to sunny St. Pete from New York City. She brings with her a background in teaching and truly enjoys walking first-time home-buyers, sellers, and investors through their transactions by ensuring they understand every step of the process. Annie also brings to the team her experience as a real estate investor by playing an active role in remodeling 6-8 homes a year with her husband. When she is not hard at work, Annie loves spending time on the water or travelling home to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to spend time with her family. As the middle of five daughters and a lifelong athlete, she firmly believes that “team work makes the dream work” and loves being part of a group as great as The Crawford Team!
Sierra Kluson, Realtor
Sierra Kluson is a world traveler and vegan foodie at heart, combining the two whenever possible! She has done extensive backpacking throughout Europe, with a major highlight being the completion of the 500 mile Camino de Santiago in Spain. With a passion for exploring the world, she still loves her Florida roots. Bradenton raised, and current St Pete resident, she strives to stay active within the local community. She believes part of the real estate buying experience is to learn about the local community and takes time to educate her clients on local places of interest. Utilizing her background in hotel operations management, she knows the importance of customer service and building relationships. Having a strong team is key which lead to the joining of The Crawford Team!
Alexandra Hiotokis, Transaction Coordinator
Alex comes to us from the big apple where she was a performer on NYC stages, films, TV, and commercials. She spent more than 10 years living a nomadic life, traveling the world, and even spent two months on a solo backpacking trip through Europe. With her hippie heart, she is a natural at connecting with people. She is a proud Aunt to her nephew Shep, a cat mom, puzzle master, and artist. As our Transaction Coordinator, she combines her natural talents to help our clients achieve their goals by keeping all the pieces in place to make a beautiful final picture; just like a puzzle! In her spare time you’ll find Alex on the beach with friends or snuggled at home with her fur babies, Tai and Ecko.
Doug Wagner, Mortgage Loan Officer
Doug is a Florida native, born and raised in St Petersburg. He loves the Florida lifestyle of fishing and boating and never misses an opportunity to support his Tampa Bay Buccaneers. When he’s not working Doug enjoys spending time with his friends, family and his wife, Ashley. After graduating from St Petersburg College, Doug became a licensed mortgage loan officer in 25 different states around the country. In 2016, Doug was honored as Loan Officer of the Year at Cross Country Mortgage INC. He has built a referral-based business by his commitment to his clients. Doug enjoys helping people make what he considers the biggest financial decision of their lives, by guiding them through the difficult and challenging process of buying or refinancing a home. He believes the most important part of a smooth transaction is clear communication and maintaining realistic expectations. To get Pre-Approved by Doug, please visit www.dougwagnerccm.com or call him at 727-543-2897!
Quigley Inspection Services
We are a friendly, knowledgeable and experienced property inspection company serving Pinellas, Hillsborough and Pasco County. Our goal is to provide quality inspections that not only exceed both industry standards and customer expectations, but allow buyers to make informed decisions and invest in property with confidence.
Quigley Inspection Services has been providing property inspections for over 10 years, has an experienced team, and prides itself on good customer experience. We know the ins and outs of Florida homes including waterfront, historic, new construction as well as commercial and condo buildings. Call Tarin Quigley directly at 727-463-3403. Visit our website for more info about us. http://www.quigleyinspections.com/
Shannon Halvorsen- Photographer
Shannon’s photographic roots are in the darkroom, fumbling with film and mixing chemicals. She went on to earn her Bachelor’s degree in Commercial Art in 2005, working in graphic design, web design, printing, advertising and illustration. She has worked in a number of different fields with these skills, but found her way back to photography a number of years ago, working in children and family portraiture, and enjoying fine art photography as well. Shannon began photographing architecture and real estate photography in 2014. Her background in layout and advertising serves real estate photography well, as each shot is approached with an eye for fine details and creative angles.
Don and Heather Hodgdon- Florida Strategic Insurance
Don and Heather Hodgdon are one of the top insurance teams at Florida Strategic Insurance. They specialize in home and flood insurance. Don has been with Florida Strategic since 2014 and Heather joined in 2017. Florida Strategic Insurance has over 45 insurance companies available. They strive to provide clients with speed, accuracy and best price available.