About Christy Teffenhart
Get to know Christy Teffenhart
Clients continually compliment Christy Teffenhart for her personable nature, expert guidance, high integrity and broad knowledge of real estate. Christy is a full-time Siesta Key resident, wife and mother of two elementary school aged children and brings a truly unique perspective about life with an active family in sunny Sarasota and in particular our barrier islands and Siesta Key.
Real estate and home building have been a large part of Christy’s life for much of her working career where she has worked in the housing industry for over 10 years, including for one of the nation’s largest private builders. Having spent a number of years in the Accounting field has sharpened her ability to analyze home pricing and costs of construction.
Christy along with her husband, who is in building and construction and is one of Florida’s largest commercial and residential aluminum contractors, have completed numerous residential real estate investment projects. This experience has aided in contributing toward her ability to assess value behind every door. It’s no coincidence that she looks at real estate with a very broad set of eyes, whether it is new construction, investment, or finding your perfect home.
Christy’s knowledge of the greater Sarasota and Bradenton areas will assist you in navigating the local real estate market. Raising her two children in Sarasota has helped her gain insights about local schools, neighborhoods, housing inventory, commuting times and much more, all of which have become invaluable benefits she shares with her clients. Christy prides herself on her personal approach in working with clients. She truly enjoys getting to know each of her client’s unique needs and recognizes the emotional and financial aspect of the buying and selling process. Clients consistently say they enjoy Christy’s friendly personality and highly-motivated professional style. She has a reputation of going above and beyond when it comes to serving their needs.
Christy attended the University of South Florida and holds a BS in Accounting. She is involved in a number of associations including the Board of Directors at Philippi Shores Elementary School and the Siesta Key Bay Point Association. She is an active member of the Church of the Redeemer and the Sarasota Manatee Track Club. Christy is also a certified yoga instructor, marathon runner and avid lover of beaching and boating with family and friends.