Katie Colmenares is a third generation South Tampa native with deep roots in the community. Katie is a Graduate of UVA where she was given a full athletic scholarship and went on to earn a Juris Doctorate degree from The Cumberland School of Law. Katie is the daughter and protege of Pat Colmenares who for many years was Tampa’s top producing Realtor and television celebrity. Katie worked closely with her mother marketing and advertising the finest luxury estates and properties in Tampa and throughout Florida.
Katie was a member of the development services group at Smith and Associates whose primary goal was to facilitate new urban growth during the years 2004-2009 and personally represented and sold several projects focused in the South Tampa area including the Parkland Lofts, Soho lofts, Empedrado Lofts and the Barcelona City Homes.
Katie is passionate about real estate and has a deep knowledge and understanding of the Tampa area real estate market. Katie is a fierce competitor with very strong negotiating skills and is a genuine closer. Katie is extremely dedicated to her clients, and provides thoughtful, passionate service. Katie strives to stay as informed as possible and has a never give up attitude.
Katie loves to travel and has spent time living in Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and Boulder... she loves the outdoors, fishing, organic farming, wine, cooking, working with animal advocacy groups and coaching softball. She is an active member of UVA club of Tampa.