22 Things We Love About Derek Jeter’s “Just Sold” Tampa Waterfront Home

Derek & Hannah Jeter’s Davis Islands waterfront home has been making news worldwide. Last listed at $29 million, this home is an architectural masterpiece, the most impressive home to ever hit the market in the Tampa Bay area. The home now has a happy new owner! The home sale is the largest for the region’s […]

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Smith Is Comfort. | Mother’s Day Recipe Tree on Beach Drive in Downtown St. Petersburg

Smith Is Comfort. Our Mothers’ Recipes   We often refer to “Poetry” as “Comfort Food.” What’s more comforting than our own mothers’ home cooking and the warm memories associated with her. With Mother’s Day around the corner, the Smith & Associates Real Estate family is distributing a piece of our personal comfort with the community […]

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Smith & Associates Real Estate Team Celebrates Major Industry Milestone

Tampa Real Estate Experts, Nancy and Doug Wood, Closes Their 1,000th Property Smith & Associates Real Estate team, The Wood Team, celebrated their 1,000th property sale with the closing of a home in South Tampa. The Wood Team, led by Nancy & Doug Wood, just celebrated their 16th Year as a Real Estate Team and […]

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Four Tampa Bay Shops to Outfit Your Home

With meticulous attention to detail, these designers and creatives can craft the home of your dreams. These Tampa Bay-based entrepreneurs offer a myriad of options for even the most discerning designer. These 4 firms and shops tailor the design experience to your specifications.   Photo from dcfurniturestudio.com David Calvin Furniture Studio Located in St Petersburg, […]

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Modern Luxury Real Estate Style | Homes For Sale

Browse the latest styles for modern luxury real estate. See more ideas about luxury homes, luxury style, and modern decoration. From a beachside penthouse to an urban luxury townhome, to a mansion with acreage or a perfect second home, modern luxury real estate in 2021 is all about creating a sense of security, wellness, joy, […]

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Smith & Associates Bolsters Real Estate Team

Adding Three Locally Esteemed Real Estate Agents Following a record-breaking year of sales, Smith & Associates Real Estate is pleased to announce the addition of three new real estate agents to their team. Nicolas Buchanan, Thomas Murphy, and Connie Gage bring a wealth of experience and are recognized leaders within the Tampa Bay real estate […]

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Dreamy Countryside Property in Florida Hits the Market

Brooksville Oasis Embodies the Bygone Days of Old Florida A bucolic 71-acre working ranch with rolling hills and majestic Oak trees just hit the market in Brooksville, Florida for $2,495,000. Located only 45 minutes from downtown Tampa, the country home harkens back to the feel of Old Florida with room to play and explore in […]

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More than 15.5 Million Affluent Households across the Globe are in the Market for Residential Real Estate over Next Three Years, According to a Study by Luxury Portfolio International (LPI)

Consumers in top 1-5% bracket surveyed across 17 countries, representing more than 30 million households A comprehensive study of the world’s affluent households by Luxury Portfolio International® (LPI), the luxury marketing division of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, the largest global network of premier locally branded residential real estate brokerage firms, revealed compelling metrics […]

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Smith & Associates Real Estate Ranks Among the Best

RealTrends 500 Report Ranks Nation’s Largest Real Estate Firms RealTrends has released its 2021 RealTrends 500, an independently verified compilation of the nation’s leading residential real estate companies. Smith & Associates Real Estate, the largest locally-owned independent real estate brokerage firm in Tampa Bay, ranked in all the categories for the RealTrends 500 lists. The […]

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Smith & Associates Real Estate Sells Bliss Penthouse

Marking Record-breaking Sale in Downtown St. Petersburg Low inventory has made Tampa Bay’s luxury market hyper-competitive. Smith & Associates Real Estate announces a record-breaking sale in downtown St. Petersburg. The Bliss penthouse sale closed for $4,600,000, which is the highest condo sale in Pinellas County this year. Condominium real estate prices for the area have […]

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5 tips to buying a home in this 🔥 HOT 🔥 real estate market! Get the inside scoop from Stephen Gay of the Stephen Gay Group on FOX 13 News.    
Smith Property Showcase | April 2021

Smith Property Showcase | April 2021

Take a virtual tour of 5 stunning residences all across Tampa Bay! To learn more about these homes and our other favorite open houses, head to: https://www.smithandassociates.com/weekend-open-house If you would like to schedule a tour for any of these homes, send us a message or email [email protected] But hurry – these ...
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Exclusive Waterfront Lot in Tierra Verde On the Market

Sprawling $2.5M lot with native Florida fauna and endless possibilities Nestled in Tierra Verde, one of St. Petersburg’s most desired waterfront neighborhoods, over an acre of undeveloped waterfront property has been listed for sale. A rare find for the upscale community, the lot boasts a pristine tropical setting with over ...
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Top 3 Areas in St. Petersburg for Luxury Real Estate

St. Petersburg boasts some of the most enchanting neighborhoods in the state—perhaps in the entire county—for luxury living.  There’s the stunning historic Jungle Prada, the enchanting beach community of Pass-A-Grille, and Snell Isle's Brightwaters Boulevard. Opulent luxury homes in St. Petersburg are found wherever you look, but we’ve highlighted three of ...
Myth or Fact? 10 Most Common Luxury Real Estate Myths

10 Most Common Luxury Real Estate Myths 

Hmm... Myth or Fact? “Spring is the best time to buy. Wait until then because there’ll be a better selection of homes.”   Do you believe that? It’s a myth. The real estate market in Tampa Bay is hot and knowing facts versus fiction will help you keep a calm, ...
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Smith & Associates Real Estate Voted a Top Workplace in Tampa Bay

Recognized for the Sixth Consecutive Year For the sixth year in a row, Smith & Associates Real Estate is recognized as one of Tampa Bay’s Top Workplaces by the Tampa Bay Times. Almost 200 leading employers were nominated with over 34,000 employees in the local market responding. Based on the ...

Smith Property Showcase | March 2021

Get a first look at our 5 favorite properties you can tour in Tampa Bay right now. Inventory is at a historic low which means homes are selling faster than ever. In fact, homes are selling over 50% faster than the same time last year! Act fast to secure your ...
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19 Luxury Master Baths to Make Your Jaw Drop

Luxury Master Bath It would be great if there was an inspirational quote from Albert Einstein or Abe Lincoln about the significance of an elegant bathroom, but those folks probably had other things to think about. However, King George V, grandfather of the current Queen of England, said quite wisely, ...
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Nine Luxury Home Technologies You Need for Your Home

Nine Luxury Home Technologies You Need for Your Home Do you want a “smart” home? Who doesn’t!   You’ve probably seen how today’s technology can do much more than start your coffee maker in the morning. Now, many of the appliances and systems in luxury homes can be automated to ...
Bob Glaser, CEO & President of Smtih & Associates Real Estate present a $100,000 check to Marlene Spalten, President and CEO, Community Foundation of Tampa Bay

Smith & Associates Real Estate Launch Philanthropic Foundation

The Smith & Associates Real Estate Foundation Establishes Giving Arm for the Company Since its inception over fifty years ago, Smith & Associates Real Estate has been committed to its mission of positively impacting the community. With a distinguished reputation for being a good community citizen, the organization is excited ...

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