Specialties: Horse Properties, Training Centers, Executive & Family Homes, Luxury Estates
Karen Grimes has been in the "Horse Capital of the World" in the Morriston, Ocala area since 1989. A Realtor since 1989, she relocated from Montclair, NJ. when her passion for horses brought her to Marion County. With years of full time Real Estate practice and millions of dollars in properties sold, she can help you find or sell your new home or farm in the Ocala Area.
Karen is on the board of The Florida Parade of Retired Equine Champions at the Florida Horse Park, Marion County Visitors Bureau Marketing Committee, founder and owner of Farm Tours of Ocala. Paired with a smart business sense & contacts in the equine community she has successfully brought Farm Tours of Ocala to a #2 ranking on Tripadvisor of "Things to Do in Ocala". She has 2 Tour Guides that enable her to stay focused and practice Real Estate. Visiting the farms during her tours very often give her the inside knowledge before anyone else will know which farms might become available. Take advantage of her insider knowledge and let her show properties that might not even be "officially" on the market!
'Gigi' Brigitte Ansell has been an Ocala resident for nearly 30 years. When her search for her own horse farm brought her to the US she made an unscheduled trip to Ocala and fell in love with the rolling land of the NW Ocala area, the lush pastures and the magnificent oak trees. Right then & there she decided to make Ocala her home and has never looked back. Owner and breeder of many Thoroughbred champions and an avid rider, she is well versed to help you find the perfect horse farm for any discipline. She will take the search for your home or farm to heart as she remembers well how it felt to be a newcomer in this area and how daunting it can be to chose the best available home amidst the myriad of available properties. Let her knowledge of the area and experience as a realtor help you facilitate this challenging task.
As a realtor for the last 13 years, she has taken pride in finding just the perfect home for so many of her clients, you can count on her to search high and low until she finds your dream property!
She is fluent in French and German and will be able to help our international customers in most aspects of transitioning to the Ocala, FL life style.
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