Our Real Estate Specialists
Mike Cathell, Real Estate Broker/Owner of Real Estate Services of SWFL, LLC, has 13 years experience in Real Estate and 23 years business management experience with Luxury Retail Companies. While in Retail, Mike received numerous awards for sales, profitability, marketing and customer service. These same attributes have carried forward as driving forces in Mike's Real Estate business, making him well-known among the SW Florida business community. One of Mike's early goals was to establish an online business presence through blogging, social media and social networking.
Mike has earned the ePro designation for Online Marketing from the National Association of Realtors. His efforts in Marketing Real Estate are internationally recognized on the top 150 Commercial Real Estate Agents to follow on LinkedIn.com every year from 2011 through 2014. A strong online presence for sales and customer service remain top priorities in his business and Real Estate Investment education efforts.
Mike is a member of the National Association of Realtors, The Florida Association of Realtors, Commercial Investment Professionals of SWFL, the Real Estate Board of Fort Myers and the Beach and the Apartment Owners Association of America. Mike will be an instructor with the newly formed Global Real Estate Education Network (GREEN). He is a featured speaker on Real Estate Trends as well as Developing Business Using Social Media at many business, investment and real estate seminars.
Mike has a BS degree in Education Administration from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville.
Gary King, broker/owner of Innovative Mortgage, LLC, and Co-Owner of Real Estate Solutions of SWFL, LLC has broad experience in both financial services and the real estate industry, specializing in commercial financing. As the former City Manager of Cape Coral (the tenth largest city in Florida), Gary provided executive oversight for a $447 million budget and all aspects of municipal planning and zoning, giving him comprehensive insight into the real estate markets.
Previously, as Senior Vice President of Strategy and Infrastructure for Boston-based State Street Corporation, Gary provided strategic oversight for all Information Technology computing and network platforms worldwide. State Street is a leading global provider of institutional investment services with $23.2 trillion in assets presently under custody and administration.
He is a featured speaker on Commercial Real Estate Trends and New Developments Affecting Commercial Mortgages.
Gary has both a BS and MBA from Northeastern University in Boston.
Gary King, MBA
Residential & Commercial RE Advisor
Real Estate Solutions of SWFL, LLC
Innovative Mortgage, LLC
Residential & Commercial Mortgages