Tami Simms, CIPS, CLHMS, CRS (The Simms Team, Coastal Properties Group International)

238 Beach Drive NE

St. Petersburg , FL 33701

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Tami is the Team's Director of Marketing and Concierge Services, handling all of the graphic work for the Team and its clients. She has a particular niche in assisting relocation clients.

Get to know Tami Simms

Designations:  CIPS Certified International Property Specialist, CLHMS  Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist, CRS Certified Residential Specialist, TRC Transnational Relocation Certified

Education:  B.A., Eckerd College.  Major in Visual Art. 

CLHMS Trainer for the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing

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Sharon, Tami and Rob are a dynamic family team who combine their success, their passion for the real estate business, and their dedication to learning and sharing into an incredible resource for their clients. The Team's Mission is to make a significant difference in their clients' lives; to work with people they like; to ensure that the Team members enjoy comfortable lifestyles while achieving personal and professional growth; and to always have fun.

Both Sharon and Tami are Million Dollar Guild members of the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing, and both hold the Certified Luxury Home Marketing (CLHMS) designation. Both of them also served on the Advisory Board for RE/MAX International’s Renowned Properties Program. 

Sharon has more than twenty years’ experience in residential real estate and holds numerous designations, including Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) and Certified Residential Specialist (CRS). Recognized as an industry leader in utilizing technology to enhance her top-notch personal service, Sharon is a member of the Allen F. Hainge CyberStarsä, and CyberProfessionals. A 2005 member of the Luxury Conclave Advisory Board, Sharon is recognized by Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate and was one of the founding members of the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing.


Tami had a successful graphic design business before joining Sharon as the Team’s Director of Marketing & Concierge Services in 2002, bringing professionalism and creativity to the Team’s advertising and marketing. Tami’s background as a luxury resort concierge resulted in the Team’s unique concierge program that takes client service to a new level. A frequent speaker and panelist nationwide on a variety of topics, Tami has served on the National Board of Directors of Business and Professional Women/USA and as President of the Board of the YWCA of Tampa Bay, among numerous other involvements.


A Certified New Home Sales Professional, Rob offers first hand expertise in new homes, condos and developments throughout Tampa Bay.and is a member of both the Pinellas and Manatee County boards of Realtors, Buyers and sellers are continually impressed by his enthusiasm, resourcefulness and excellent follow-through. Rob is a retired US Air Force officer and proud parent of a son at Shorecrest.


Together with Strategic Execution Officer Amy Grashel, they are The SIMMS Team with ALVA International, Inc., in St. Petersburg, Florida, specializing in waterfront and luxury properties in the Tampa Bay area.



Service Areas (7)
  • Saint Petersburg, FL
  • Tierra Verde, FL
  • Pass A Grille Beach, FL
  • Safety Harbor, FL
  • Gulfport, FL
  • Madeira Beach, FL
  • Palm Harbor, FL
  • Pasadena, FL
Languages (1)
  • English