Today's home buyers and sellers see the value of a small local business again. In order to be able to offer a more flexible and personal approach, we started our own Real Estate Company. It was a good move because Bay Breeze International Realty has become a great success.
By working together as an experienced team, we have the ability to combine our talents to your benefit. Our extensive professional background in real estate, finance and sales, combined with our national and international work and life experience gives our customers a unique advantage.
One of us will be your direct point of contact, guiding you through the entire sales transaction, backed up by an accomplished team. As a local real estate business, we are absolutely committed offering you the very best in professional and personal service. We are always reminded, that we aren't just completing the business transaction, but are facilitating life experiences and memories for our customer and friends.
Members of the National Association of Realtors
Members of the Florida Association of Realtors
Members of the Sarasota/Manatee Association of Realtors
Member of the My Florida Regional Multiple Listing System the largest MLS in Mid and South Florida.
Member of the Sarasota Global Business Council
Bay Breeze International Realty
941 - 587 - 6834
Realtor®, Broker, Owner of
Bay Breeze International Realty
941 - 587 - 7129
Prior to her relocation to the Sarasota - Englewood area, Karin worked many years as a pharmaceutical sales representative for Glaxo (today: Smith Kline Glaxo) and Solvey Pharmaceuticals.
Therefore, she brings many years of sales and marketing experience to her real estate career. Upon her arrival in Florida, Karin worked for an Immigration Attorney in Sarasota.
A couple of years later, she decided to run her own business and started a mortgage brokerage from scratch. At the same time she obtained her real estate license as well. Karin was able to provide mortgage financing to many international clients looking to buy their dream home in Florida. However, after a couple of years she noticed that real estate was more important to her. Karin and Jan started their own Real Estate Company. Bay Breeze International Realty was born.
Karin is a member of the Sarasota Global Business Council, and Broker/Owner of Bay Breeze International Realty.
In her spare time, she is involved in her community, and enjoys her two cats, kayaking, biking, walking the beach, and practicing yoga.
Jan was born and raise in Büsum, a small harbor town at the North Sea, which is closer to Denmark. After graduating from High School, Jan joined the German Military for two years. He left in the ranks of a second Lieutenant.
After his military experience, he enrolled in classes at the Teacher training College/University Kiel to become a Junior High School Teacher (Grades 5 - 10).
After the first and second state exam, Jan decided to go a different route. Due to his educational background (English as a second language and Biology) was hired by Glaxo Pharmaceuticals (today: GlaxoSmithKline). Jan worked many years for Glaxo as a pharmaceutical/clinic sales representative.
In 2000 Jan and his wife Karin relocated to Florida. Jan managed a resort on Siesta Key, ran his own Hurricane Shutter business, and finally started Bay Breeze International Realty.
He also enjoys the two cats , Kayaking and walking along the beach. Jan is also a FAA licensed drone pilot (sUAS) and loves to take pictures and videos of the area.