Alan and Linda
Alan and Linda Sandlin have been LEADERS in the real estate community in the Marco Island area since 1982. They take the responsibility of that leadership very seriously striving to continually contribute to raising the standards of the real estate industry to higher levels of professionalism, integrity and giving back to the community.
The Sandlins have led the way in SPECIALIZATION in the real estate profession. Similar to advances in medicine with clinics such as Mayo and Cleveland offering teams of specialists, likewise the Sandlins led the way in real estate by assembling a team of specialists to consult together with every client to best achieve their clients’ personal real estate goals. The Sandlin Team of experts oversees each aspect of the transaction, thus providing their customers with a higher level of service.
The Sandlin Team has been the leader in SALES VOLUME in the Marco Island area for 30 years with over $1 billion in sales volume. They have also been honored with State, National and International Sales awards. Alan and Lilnda have both been honored in the prestigious Hall of Fame as well as the International Lifetime Achievement Award and the coveted International Circle of Legends.
Alan and Linda are leaders in EDUCATION both as students and as educators. They are Graduates of the Realtors Institute (GRI) and Accredited Buyer Representatives (ABR). Linda is a licensed Broker. She has attained the highest degree in residential real estate as a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), as well as being a Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist. Linda is a certified e-PRO and Resort and Second Home Property Specialist (RSPS.) The Sandlins have been honored to teach on the International Star Power faculty and have been featured speakers in regional and state educational seminars. They received the Florida REALTOR® Magazine’s Award for Editorial Excellence.
Leaders in MARKETING and INNOVATION, Alan and Linda and The Sandlin Team are networked through their state-of-the-art computer systems utilizing the industries top programs and systems to keep them on the cutting edge of technology.
Recognized Leaders, Recognized for their contributions to the real estate profession as well as to the community, Alan and Linda have been honored with the Robbie Clarke Award and the REALTOR® of the Year Award locally. Their involvement over the years in the Marco Island Area Association of REALTORS® includes chairing Pitch Plus and the Education Committee, serving on the Board of Directors, MLS, Internet, and Professional Standards Committees, and as Chaplain.
Alan & Linda believe giving back to the community to be part of their responsibility as leaders in real estate and as citizens of Marco Island. Alan was honored with the Prestigious Community Leader Award in 2004 and they were honored together in 2010 with the Spirit of Marco Island Award. Among the worthy causes they have supported are Habitat for Humanity, Children’s Miracle, Playgrounds for Children Around the World, local schools, the YMCA, local theaters, Marco Island Center for the Arts and the Marco Healthcare Center. Alan and Linda are the founder contributors to the building of the Marco Island Historical Society and continue to serve on their board. Linda is the International Chair of Rotary. They are members of the Chamber of Commerce and Marco Island Civic Association. Alan and Linda enjoy sharing their musical talents through their church and community events, such as chairing the community’s Easter Sunrise Service on the Beach for over 20 years.
The Sandlins are known for their integrity, enthusiasm, experience and knowledge. They were honored with the RE/MAX State of Florida “Spirit” Award for their honesty, integrity, resolve and concern for others. “We consider it a privilege to live on beautiful Marco Island and to serve the community as Professional REALTORS®,” Linda commented. Alan added, “We look forward to continuing to serve the community and helping our clients achieve their Real Estate goals.”