Elena “Re” Monteith is a Florida Real Estate REALTOR®. She has represented buyers and sellers and has also built several speculative luxury homes and investment properties.
Re’s extensive knowledge of Florida’s real estate market, combined with a breadth of experience, allows her to exceed client’s expectations with the highest level of professionalism, service and discretion.
Re’s ability to develop a marketing strategy exposing a property to the highest possible number of qualified buyers, and to monitor every aspect of the selling process from negotiation through financing, offers the best assurance of maximizing value. Over many years, Re has cultivated a dynamic network of buyers and investors. Honesty, integrity and tenacity allows Re to recognize value for sellers, home-buyers and investors.
Re was born and raised in Fort Lauderdale and currently resides in Lutz. She studied International Affairs at Florida International University and Delhi, India. She also lived in Berlin, Germany for many years.
Re enjoys volunteering in the ecology field and adventure travel. She has an extensive background in outdoor land and ocean survival as well as mountaineering. She has tran-sailed the Atlantic, backpacked remote places throughout the word and climbed three of the seven summits. She has two adult sons; one is an accountant in Tampa, the other an attorney in Kansas. Her life partner, Jim Ciocia is the founder and chairman of Gilman Ciocia, a tax and financial planning firm.