Raised in Brooklyn, NY. Joe moved to Florida in 1978, He understands the numerous intangible benefits of life in the "Florida Sunshine", with its unmatched weather, culture, and diversity. Joe worked in a family restaurant with his parents, joined the Air Force and graduated from Tampa College with a Bachelors of Science degree in Business Administration, and subsequently returned to the Tampa Area managing a career with the State of Florida in several high-profile agencies to include, The Department of Health, The Department of Environmental Protection and finished his career with The Hillsborough County Environmental Protection Commission. Joe joined the Real Estate profession after retiring from almost 33 years of government service and raising two boys (men) with his with his bride of 37 years, Kris. In the past year Joe has become an esteemed realtor, using his previous experience to provide his clients with professionalism and knowledge. A 43-year resident of Pasco County, he is well-connected and actively involved in the community. His contacts and life-long residency leverage his enthusiasm and expertise, enhancing his client experience. Joe showcases his homes on his social media, websites and utilizes a team of professional service providers to assist with his clients' buying and selling needs. These include mortgage and Title Professionals, Painters, Tradesmen, and Inspectors. He is communicative, thorough, and detail-oriented and he'll be alongside you every step of the way.