Steve Toner, MBA, MPA, TRC

Senior Advisor


Steve Toner, MBA (Broker License BK 510864), is a Senior Advisor and recognized as a Certified Land Specialist by SVN International, with a specialty in Florida land for development. He holds the 2021 SVN Presidents Circle Award (18 sales, $14,000,000), and the SVN 2020 Achiever Award. Last Fall he was rated 5th in the USA at SVN. He has extensive experience with land development (residential, commercial, and industrial), working with builders, developers, and corporate site selection managers in the growing southwest coast counties of Florida and around the Tampa Bay region.

He has been an active member in CCIM and FGCAR, ICSC, and the Land Council of SVN. Steve has contributed to his community and profession in the following roles:
• Marketing Chair for the Realtor Land Institute (FL)
• Founding Chair and President of the Canadian
• American Business Council (trade/investment)
• Mayor and Councilman of Crestview, KY
• Regional Planning Council of Northern Kentucky
• President of his University Alumni Association

Steve is a candidate for the CCIM and ALC. He earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Northern Kentucky University (NKU) and a Master of Public Affairs (MPA) at the University of Cincinnati. His undergraduate work was completed at the University of Kentucky and NKU. He also holds the Certificate of International Trade from USF / US SBA.

Prior to working with SVN Saunders, Steve owned a commercial brokerage firm, Coastal
Strategies and Investments (CSI), where he practiced commercial real estate and conducted 21 trade and investment missions to and from Europe, Latin America and Canada. Before CSI, he served as Vice President International of a national Commercial Real Estate firm; served as Director of Business Development for a national engineering firm, Belcan Corp in Cincinnati; and was Director of Development and Alumni at his state university, NKU.


Land for Residential Development
Land for Commercial Development
Land for Industrial Development
Land for Investment and International Commerce




• 2022 Certified Land Specialist designation at SVN International
• 2021 President’s Circle Award from SVN International
• 2020 Achiever Award from SVN International
• Founders Award for Outstanding Sales Achievement of Commercial Real Estate
• Best of Show Award, Business World Int’l, Montreal, Canada (trade & investment)
• Tampa Bay Community Service Award, PRSA, Tampa, Florida (trade and investment)
• Significant Member Award, Canadian American Business Council
• Recognition as Marketing Chair, Site Selection of Convention Center Hotel, Tampa
• University Service Award, NKU (land acquisition for university expansion)
• Kentucky Colonel Award, as Mayor, Crestview, KY (new sports park development)


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