Representing Tampa Bay area homeowners and future homeowners, Shateia “Tia” Travis is committed to listening to her clients’ needs and utilizing her keen negotiating skills to ensure successful transactions. Tia recognizes and values the trust her clients place in her and strives every day to exceed their expectations.
Tia was raised in Wilmington, NC, and joined the United States Navy right out of high school. After completing boot camp in Great Lakes IL Tia was stationed in Pensacola Florida where she fell in love with Florida. While she moved around in the Navy to Norfolk, VA, where she deployed to the Middle East and Northern Virginia, Florida was never fair from her heart. After completing her military service Tia moved to the DC metro area and spent 13 years as a senior government consultant Intelligence Analyst before deciding to follow her heart and the sun and move back to Florida.
Outside of real estate, Tia takes pride in giving back to the community and served as a mentor at the Don Bosco Center Program Youth Apostles Institute in Manassas Virginia serving high-risk, disadvantaged youth become successful adults.
When not working diligently to help her client’s transition in the next phase of their life she is probably enjoying St. Petersburg beach or fishing at Fort De Soto Park for Spanish mackerel, ladyfish, pompano with her husband and son.
So, you might ask, why choose Tia as your real estate agent? It’s simple she will really listen to you, she will work tirelessly on your behalf, and she will be alongside you every step of the way on your search, find, and move into your new home.