David Hitchcock, ALC, CCIM is a Senior Advisor at SVN | Saunders Ralston Dantzler Real Estate in Lakeland, Florida.
With a thirty-year veteran of the Florida Agribusiness industry, David has an excellent background in citrus and agricultural businesses. David’s previous management positions include Bob Paul Citrus, Alcoma Packaging, Haines City CGA, and Helena Chemical.
David concentrates on residential development properties, the selling of finished residential subdivisions, and bulk acreage for development. His diverse background gives him extensive knowledge of properties throughout the entire State of Florida that helps provide guidance to agricultural property owners as they decide how to transition their properties to other uses.
He is originally from Winter Haven, Florida, where he received his Eagle Scout award in 1968. He graduated from the University of Florida (UF) on a football scholarship, and obtained a bachelor of science degree in physical education. David lettered in wrestling and football and was the Most Valuable Player and co-captain of the 1973 Gator Football Team.
Current interests include bicycling, both road and mountain biking. He is married, a father of two daughters, and a grandfather of five.
Central and South Florida agricultural properties
Agriculture transitional properties (transition-to-next-use)
Residential development properties
2016 - “Florida Land Realtor of the Year”
2016 - CBC Circle of Distinction - BRONZE
2015 - CBC Circle of Distinction - SILVER
2013, 2015 - RLI "Peer to Peer" Award
2012 - CBC Circle of Distinction – BRONZE
2010 - CBC Circle of Distinction - PLATINUM