Buying Or Selling a Vacation Home

Looking to call our piece of paradise home? For those of you looking to purchase a vacation rental or to relocate to SW Florida, the founders of Royal Shell, Kim and Randy Bacik, have assembled an elite group of rental specialists who can connect you with one of our sales agents that will focus on your specific needs. Our specialists can help you with comparable market analyses for renting or if you are just interested in purchasing a property, we can guide you to the right sales person based on location: Sanibel/Captiva Islands, Fort Myers, Fort Myers Beach, Bonita and Naples. Our area offers world class beaches, championship golf courses, fine dining, and outdoor activities including fishing, kayaking, shelling and nature watching. We hope you fall in love with SW Florida as much as we have. We also offer private homes for sale in Golden Ocala, located in Central Florida.

Tiffany Orsino

Tiffany Orsino

Owner Relations Manager
tiffany@royalshell.com
Office Phone: 239-472-9111
Office Location: 1547 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel FL 33957

Tiffany offers a deep knowledge and understanding of the Sanibel, Captiva and Fort Myers markets, based on 14 years of experience in the Southwest Florida vacation rental industry. As a 33-year resident of Southwest Florida, Tiffany is an excellent resource for information on restaurants, activities and recreation. She also offers personal experience and relationships with the reliable vendors and other local community partners necessary to successfully manage any property. Tiffany is a member of the San-Cap MLS and Fort Myers MLS, allowing her to list properties in these areas.

Kristi Rouan

Kristi Rouan

Sanibel Owner Relations Manager
Kristi@royalshell.com
Office Phone: 239-472-9111
Office Location: 1547 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel FL 33957

Kristi gained four years of experience as a reservationist at Royal Shell, and two years as the Royal Shell Front Desk & Guest Relations Manager, prior to becoming an Owner Relations Manager specializing in Home Rentals. Since taking on this responsibility in 2011, she has shown a unique ability to develop positive relationships with each guest and owner. She always takes ownership of her guests’ experience by providing prompt and accurate service, listening and understanding needs, always meeting or exceeding her guests’ expectations, and fulfilling promises she makes to guests or owners. Originally from Stanford, Connecticut, Kristi lived in Southwest Florida for 30 years, making her an excellent local resource.

Kris Slagle

Kris Slagle

Sanibel Owner Relations Manager
kris@royalshell.com
Office Phone: 239-472-9111
Office Location: 1547 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL 33957

Building strong relationships with guests and owners is Kris Slagle’s passion. As the Sanibel Condo Owner Relations Manager, she has been highly successful at coordinating Royal Shell’s outstanding team to provide a comprehensive range of services since 2007. During her long career, she has been recognized for her ability to achieve complete satisfaction for owners and their guests. Most recently, she earned an E-Award, the Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau’s (VCB) highest honor for customer service based on guest nominations. Originally from Hastings, Minnesota, Kris has lived in Southwest Florida since 1972, and she has worked on Sanibel for 35 years. Her extensive experience is augmented with VCB”s Guest First Certification, a solid foundation from which she creates fulfilling and exciting vacations that embody the total Sanibel experience for guests while serving the property owner’s best interest and maximizing their earning potential.

Laurel Burnsed

Laurel Burnsed

Captiva Owner Relations Manager
laurel@royalshell.com
Office Phone: 239-472-9111
Office Location: 15050 Captiva Drive, Captiva, FL 33924

A Florida native who has lived on Sanibel Island since 1986, Laurel is a true “local” with an intimate knowledge of Southwest Florida, A Florida-licensed Realtor and a graduate of the Disney Institute of Hospitality. Laurel is an outstanding professional with a focus on customer service. She believes her job is to provide more than a vacation, it’s to create memories. As a result of her day-to-day efforts to provide outstanding guest experiences, she has received multiple E-Awards, the Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau’s highest honor for customer service based on guest nominations. Laurel began her career in the rental industry in 1987 and offers extensive experience in all aspects of rental services.

Whitney Blair

Whitney Blair

Naples Owner Relations Manager
whitney@royalshell.com
Office Phone: 239-213-3311
Office Location: 589 5th Avenue South, Naples FL 34102

Whitney fell in love with customer service at the age of 15 with her first job in the restaurant service. What she actually fell in love with, she says, were the people, the celebratory mood and the fast-paced work environment. Since then, she has gained extensive management experience while working in different parts of the country with customers from all over the world. Her expertise is unparalleled, as her instincts for understanding each individual’s wants and needs to serve them the best. Her guiding principle is not the Golden Rule, but it is close: she says one should treat others the way they would like to be treated—and then some! Whitney helps make guest experiences memorable with her extensive knowledge of the Southwest Florida rental market and attractions, as well as a fun and helpful approach to customer service. Whitney is a licensed Realtor with an Associate Sales License, and she serves on the Community Involvement Committee for the Naples Area Board of Realtors (NABOR).