Jay Mathews Joins CBC Saunders Real Estate


LAKELAND, FL September 20, 2010 – Jay Mathews recently joined Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate in Lakeland, FL as Realtor® and Sales Associate. He specializes in commercial and land properties.

Mathews starts his real estate career with the large Lakeland land brokerage with a life-long passion for “Old Florida” lands where he hopes to provide excellent service in specialized industries that will impact people’s quality of life.

His strong appreciation for the natural landscapes of Florida outdoors will bring to his clients a first-hand understanding of the land and its complexities. Mathews shares, “I look forward to contributing to my clients’ plans for their real estate goals, whether it is for family or investment.”

The passion for nature recently helped him reach the goal of hiking the Appalachian Trail for three months that included terrain in Georgia, North Carolina, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New York.

Originally from Lakeland, FL, Mathews graduates in 2010 from the University of South Florida with a degree in Business Administration with additional studies in Real Estate Finance and Principals. He is fluent in American Sign Language.

He has several designations from his past positions; the platinum status in I-Car certification (auto industry) and he obtained the Florida Accredited Claims Adjuster certification. He previously worked with Sterling Auto Body Centers where he was featured in a national newsletter receiving the Above and Beyond: Service that Shines award for his outstanding customer service. He also worked for  Fosters Aircraft Refinishingand Grasslands Golf and Country Club.

He is a member REALTOR® of the Gulf Coast Association of REALTORS® and resides in Lakeland, FL.

About Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate

Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate is designated a Coldwell Banker Commercial a “Global Top 15 Commercial Elite Office” for 2010, 2008, 2007, 2006. Owned by Dean Saunders, ALC, CCIM, CBC Saunders Real Estate has become a strong real estate brokerage presence in the State of Florida, closing the largest land deal in Florida in 2005 since Disney.

Today, the company is respected by experts as the place for reliable knowledge of land and conservation. With sales associates covering the State of Florida and beyond, CBCSRE has proven experience, expert knowledge, excellent customer service, aggressive marketing focus, and business savvy that takes real estate clients to the highest level of service and solutions for land, land and resource management, and conservation easements.

You can find Saunders and the company’s agents quoted or published in a variety of respected journals, such as Florida Real Estate Journal and Florida Trend. To enhance the company’s commitment to industry education, Saunders authored the benchmark and award-winning consumer publication “We Create Solutions: A Primer on Conservation Easements” and produces a popular Florida Land Real Estate Conference.