Donald "Toby" Tobin, Realtor, Referral Specialist
- May 6, 2014 - PALM COAST, Fla. --
Real estate news publisher and licensed Realtor®, Donald “Toby” Tobin, has joined Watson Realty Corp. Palm Coast office where he will practice real estate sales as a “referral specialist.”
“I’m excited about joining such a premier organization,”
said Tobin. “I have known many of Watson’s Palm Coast team members for years and respect their knowledge and commitment to a high level of service. Watson Realty is family owned and the feeling of family is felt at the individual office level.”
Before entering the real estate industry a decade ago, Tobin spent several years in technology sales, sales management and consulting. He has been involved in Palm Coast real estate since 2003 as an investor, Realtor® and as publisher of real estate news website GoToby.com.
“I have long referred GoToby.com readers to well qualified industry professionals. Watson’s depth and breadth of services and resources will help me expand that ability,” Tobin explains.
Tobin has been widely quoted in major publications;
NY Times, Washington Post (Sunday front page lead story), Denver Post, Philadelphia Magazine, Links Magazine, Golf Digest, and Denver's 5280 Magazine. Tobin is a contributing writer for the Palm Coast Observer and a frequent guest on WNZF News Radio. GoToby.com is typically read in all 50 states and over 45 countries each month.
Tobin is active in the Flagler County Chamber of Commerce and Flagler Association of Realtors®. He is a member of the Flagler Homebuilders Association, Board Member of the Tidelands Condominium Association and serves on the Flagler County Value Adjustment Board; and is a member of Rotary International and a Paul Harris Fellow.
“GoToby.com has grown over the years to be a trusted source of real estate information,”
says Lindsay Dolamore, vice president and managing broker Watson Realty Corp. Palm Coast office. “Sales in Palm Coast’s Tidelands Condominium community increased 200 percent in the year after Toby wrote about his decision to move there. I am pleased Toby has elected to join our team.”
For more information, Donald “Toby” Tobin can be reached by phone at 386.931.7124 or via email at Toby@Go.Toby.com
Watson Realty Corp. (WatsonRealtyCorp.com
) is honored to be a founding member of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World (www.LeadingRE.com
), and a four-time recipient of the network’s highest honor, the Diamond Award. LeadingRE is the largest network of premier locally-branded firms producing over one million annual home sale transactions and provides its affiliates with an extensive range of brokerage services. These services include lead generation, cross-market referrals, branding support, luxury marketing, online exposure, technology systems, and industry-leading professional development.
About Watson Realty Corp.
Watson Realty Corp. (www.WatsonRealtyCorp.com)
has been a trusted name in real estate for 48 years. Watson Realty Corp. is a full-service real estate company with nearly 1,200 sales associates and 41 sales offices throughout Northeast and Central Florida, as well as St. Marys, Georgia. Services include Watson Mortgage Corp., Watson New Homes Division, Watson Title Services Orlando, Watson Title Services of Northeast Florida Inc., Watson Commercial Realty Inc., Watson School of Real Estate, Watson Referral Realty Inc., Watson Property Management, Watson Maintenance Services and Watson Relocation Services.
has become a trusted source for real estate news, information, and commentary in Palm Coast, FL and beyond. Not the usual fluff; GoToby spots trends early, reporting the foreclosure documentation problem three years before the main stream media decided it was a worthy topic. GoToby.com has focused where others have not, writing more about real estate developer Ginn-LA (developer Bobby Ginn and his financial partner Lubert-Adler)
than all other publications combined. It has broken important stories; Ginn's default on a $675 million loan and related lawsuits against international banker Credit Suisse and real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield.