A third generation Floridian, Joel Bridges is a St. Petersburg Realtor with a passion for people. After spending more than 22 years working in the press room of a major Tampa Bay area newspaper, Joel began his career in real estate by cleaning a downtown office building. From there, he started building relationships and his network with local appliance vendors, handymen and contractors. Joel is a property management expert and has experience leasing office space to small businesses and renting residential properties including mobile homes, apartments, condos and homes.
One of Joel’s proudest accomplishments is his daughter Hillary and grandson Liam. His philosophy is to be available, be approachable, be a listener, be the protector of his clients and their checkbooks, their privacy, and their property. Joel likes to have fun with everyone by laughing and making others laugh. He is passionate about finding people the perfect place for them to work and live in the Tampa Bay area.