Kevin Tomlinson — Senior Vice President, ONE Sotheby’s International Realty
For nearly 20 years, Kevin Tomlinson has been a pacesetter for luxury Miami Beach real estate. Described as unconventional, no-nonsense and unreserved, he is an industry pioneer whose opinion is well regarded by clients, peers, real estate groups and journalists.
Kevin began his profession in 1996 as a condo specialist at Gerard International Realty, which was later acquired by Esslinger-Wooten-Maxwell. At EWM, Kevin was a seven-time Chairman’s Club diamond-level performer, ranking him with the top one-half of 1 percent of all Realtors® nationwide.
Kevin became vice president of ONE Sotheby’s International Realty in Miami Beach in August of 2010. He continues to serve buyers and sellers of high-end condos and homes. ONE Sotheby’s International Realty is the premier source for South Florida luxury real estate, with a network of 18,000 sales associates in 700 offices and 49 countries worldwide.
A well-respected real estate authority, Kevin’s distinguished, commanding presence on the Internet makes both his website and South Beach Condo Blog two of the most emulated, highly ranked and heavily trafficked resources in the industry.
The New York Times Style Magazine touted his blog as featuring “regular, insidery news updates on the market.” Kevin is also a search engine optimization specialist and an avid social media marketer with more than 12,000 total followers on the most popular networking sites.
Local and national news organizations often use Kevin as an expert real estate source. He has been featured in stories from BusinessWeek, Robb Report, Forbes.com, MSNBC.com and the
Drudge Report, to name a few. The Wall Street Journal, AOL, Yahoo, USA Today, ESPN, The Huffington Post, TMZ and many other publishers have picked up Kevin's blog posts and news.
Kevin is on the residential board of governors for the MIAMI Association of Realtors and is a member of the Master Brokers Forum, an association of top real estate producers in Miami-Dade County. Kevin is also a board member of Miami Beach’s Bass Museum of Art and a longtime supporter of Art Basel Miami Beach, an annual collectors’ event deemed the most prestigious art show in the Americas.
Client-focused. Market-savvy. Data-obsessed. Perfectionist.
Kevin’s highly visible brand identity means more exposure for his real estate buyers and sellers. Backed by the exceptional luxury real estate marketing expertise and stellar reputation of ONE Sotheby’s International Realty, the combined reach to high-net-worth individuals is massive.
But Kevin does not rest on the prestige of his position, the laurels of his company or his integrity alone. He constantly pushes the envelope to expand and share his knowledge to the benefit of his clients. Kevin uniquely analyzes the Miami Beach real estate industry and reveals his perspective so his subscribers are equally informed. His fresh insights set him apart even more than his years on the street. The market is changing quickly; Kevin keeps up in a way other agents don’t.
He has a special knack for uncovering and breaking South Florida real estate news that educates and entertains. Kevin is the conduit for critical, timely information that matters to your transaction. His tireless pursuit of knowledge gives his clients notable negotiation advantages.
Kevin makes it his business to know anything that can influence the purchase, value and salability of your real estate. He offers the most comprehensive level of buyer and seller services available and brings the proprietary database and network of influentials to the relationship.
Many Realtors tell their audiences what they want to hear. Kevin tells it like it is. His clients reap the greater benefits of having truth and transparency in their deals. Much more a real estate advisor and advocate than a salesperson, Kevin is the “un-agent” who gets unusually good results.
Kevin in the News: Browse his collection of more than 100 Miami Beach real estate articles.