James Sauter, Realtor®

James Sauter, Michael Saunders & Company®, Anna Maria Island Office
Direct:941.999.8901
Mobile: 941.999.8901
6000 Marina Drive 113, Holmes Beach, FL 34217
Office phone: 941.896.9981
Languages spoken: English

A love for exploring areas and seeking out new opportunities has been with Jim Sauter since he was a boy. That intrigue and entrepreneurial spirit have driven his passion for real estate where Jim searches communities for unique properties that meet his customer’s specific home needs and/or investment opportunities of his customers. Originally receiving his real estate license in Wisconsin back in 1995, Jim’s... more. experience ranges from investment properties to working at an executive level for a Fortune 500 company to owning and operating his own business. This vast experience provides Jim with an advantage and valuable insight into what his real estate customers need and expect.

Jim works diligently to be an advocate for his customers. Throughout his professional history, he has always believed in raising the standard and exceeding expectations – whether for his own companies or those he served. Jim’s can-do attitude and goal-driven focus are constantly elevated by his optimistic outlook, which helps customers feel confident and at ease. Having earned his bachelor’s degree in business and economics from San Jose State University and a master’s degree in marketing communication from Roosevelt University in Chicago, Jim strategically and effectively promotes listings for the highest return and results for customers as well as tactical negotiating when navigating sales or purchases.

Currently living on Anna Maria Island, Jim is originally from San Jose, California, and spent 27 years between Chicago and Wisconsin. He has served on several chambers of commerce boards, been active in numerous non-profit organizations, and was an active member of the Rotary. Jim has also served on school boards and planning commissions for several years. He is always interested and committed to being deeply involved in community outreach efforts where he feels his knowledge and insight can serve a higher purpose. He has two adult children who live in Wisconsin. Moving here from the Midwest, Jim is enjoying the weather, beaches and wealth of outdoor activities, which is his favorite pastime. ...less.