About Augustina Holtz, Broker Associate serving Southwest Florida
Augustina grew up in The Bronx, New York, where she learned the value of hard work and being honest with people. She graduated with Honors from Pace University in Westchester County, NY with a B.A. in Information Systems and Business. She has held many positions in the field of communications, from administrative, to sales, to technical instruction. Her Business experience has uniquely qualified her for work in Real Estate. Her work with Lucent Technologies as a Technical Instructor has been instrumental in her approach to the way she runs her business.
Augustina feels it is essential to serve, consult, and guide her customers to help prepare them to make decisions that they will be happy with.
She holds a Broker’s License for the State of Florida, which is the most difficult Real Estate license to attain and is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Sanibel/Captiva Board of Realtors, and the Ft. Myers, Naples, and Cape Coral Multiple Listing Services. She holds certification as both a Sanibel and Captiva Island Specialist and an At Home with Diversity Specialist. Augustina is also is studying for her Senior Real Estate Specialist Designation. She feels that there is a need to represent Seniors in the Housing Market with care and respect and is assembling her team to serve seniors for this purpose. As a Realtor®, She is held to a very high set of standards to provide the best for her customers.
Augustina is rated among the Top 50 agents in her field in the Fort Myers Beach Area and is among the Top Closing agents in John R. Wood and a Top Producer for the month of August 2019.
Augustina has held the role of co-chairperson of Education for the Sanibel-Captiva Chapter of the American Business Women of America. In this role, she coordinated funding through scholarships to help women continue their education and in turn advance in their careers.
She currently is on the Leadership team of the local Master Networks Chapter and serves as the Training and Development Chair.
She also holds the position of Ambassador in the Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce.
Augustina is a long-time volunteer for Special Olympics in NY. She has volunteered at Trailways Camp (a camp for adults who are challenged mentally and physically) in Southwest FLA last year and is looking forward to volunteering this year as well. She has volunteered for Tim Tebow’s Night to Shine as a buddy for the attendees and looks forward to doing the same again next year.
At home, Augustina is a single mom of her teenage daughter who attends Florida Southwestern Collegiate High School. Amidst the whirlwind of activity of a Junior in High School, Augustina maintains a steady and peaceful environment in which to raise her daughter. They also have a little dog, Lila who was found on the “mean streets” of Captiva a few years ago. Augustina says – “I think she is a Chorkie (A mix between a Chihuahua and Yorkie.) I call her a “designer dog”, her daughter calls her a mutt, but they love her all the same!”
“A House is a Home that you make your own”
Whether looking for a new home, or selling your existing home, Augustina provides her customers with the very best real estate experience.
Augustina Holtz, Broker Associate
239.791.8555 or 914.648.8888 (cell)