James W. Allen, III (Jimmie), licensed real estate agent and sales associate for CBC Saunders Real Estate, specializes in conservation easements, agricultural use land, and potential development land.
He has a strong background in agriculture, cattle, citrus, land management, and land development. Prior to joining CBC Saunders Real Estate, Jimmie was a land manager for a development company. He manages cattle for local producers and manages his own 600-head cattle operation.
Jimmie obtained a degree in small business management from Santa Fe Community College in Gainesville, FL. He is a licensed real estate agent. He is a livestock appraiser and farm equipment appraiser, certified by the International Society of Agricultural Appraisers. In addition, he is licensed for pesticide applications.
On the personal side, Jimmie enjoys airplanes and scuba diving, and therefore, is a commercial, multi-engine, instrument-rated pilot and is a certified scuba diver (advanced).
With a solid background in Florida agriculture, he has years of experience with cattle operation management and land management that includes controlled burning, mowing, and hay production.
Jimmie has held offices in the Polk County Cattlemen's Association and the Costal Conservation Association Polk Chapter.
REALTORS® Land Institute (RLI)
National Association of REALTORS®
Florida Cattleman's Association
Polk County Cattleman’s Association
Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association
Jimmie’s personal interests include hunting, fishing, reading, golfing, and scuba diving.