Realtor - Broker Associate - Floridas First Coast Realty Professional Fred Catalano, a native of the New York metropolitan area, enjoyed a career as an entrepreneur in the restaurant and hospitality industry, which spanned over 25 years. Having enjoyed countless family vacations to the area, when the opportunity arose the Catalanos decided to relocate to sunny Florida in 2004. The relocation proved to be one of the most stressful times the family had to endure even with the thrill of constructing their new dream home. Fortunately with the direction and advice of family in the area, the Catalanos were able to locate the best schools, the best communities and choose the best location close to the beaches they love. While Florida and the nation recovered from the great recession, Fred saw the opportunity to put his business skills to use in the property management industry in 2012, eventually entering general real estate in 2013. In the years Fred has been developing his real estate practice, he has never lost sight of the value of a trusted adviser when relocating to a new area. Buying or selling a home or investment property should be a fun, but should always be taken seriously. Always wanting to offer the highest degree of expertise to his customers, whether they be first time home buyers, relocating to the area, or looking to sell in a challenging market. Call Fred Catalano today, your First Coast Realty Professional. The advice is free but the expertise is priceless.