Cathy Canelli

Cathy Canelli, REALTOR®

Realtor with Century 21 Sunbelt Realty #1, Inc.

Specializing in Short Sales and Alternatives to Foreclosure, Residential and Land Sales

After completing 30 successful years in Ohio’s public education system serving as an elementary principal, guidance counselor, high school and junior high school teacher, Cathy moved to Florida and joined Century 21 Sunbelt Realty, as a Licensed Florida Realtor in 2003 to the present.

Cathy’s experience in management, communication, and focused attention on specific needs of clients makes her a Realtor dedicated to working for you, the client. Her positive, enthusiastic, and honest approach will enable you to relax and enjoy your search for your new property and/or the sale of your home. The last four years Cathy has successfully assisted sellers with the short sale of their homes and helped buyers purchase their new homes via a short sale. Cathy also brings with her personal experience in home building, home ownership, rentals, and the purchase and selling of homes, condominiums, and land. She has served as President and Treasurer of her past condo association, making her knowledgeable about the needs of her clients. She can also refer you or any of your family and friends, who are looking to buy or sell a home, to a Realtor anywhere in the world through the Century 21 network.

Cathy remains current in real estate information, practices, and trends through regular and timely professional development coursework.

She has earned the following designations:

  • GRI (Graduate Realtor Institute)
  • CRS (Certified Residential Specialist- Only 4% of Realtors nationally earn this designation)
  • CDPE (Certified distressed Property Expert)
  • CHS(Certified HAFA Specialist)
  • SFR(Short Sale Foreclosure Resource)

The last three qualify Cathy to help distressed sellers look at alternatives to foreclosure and to assist with the short sale process of their home.

Professional Organizations:

  • Realtor Association for Greater Fort Myers and Fort Myers Beach
  • National Association of Realtors
  • Florida Association of Realtors
  • Council of Residential Specialists
  • Member of the Distressed Property Institute

Top Century 21 Centurion Producer, 2004 and 2005

One of the top 100 in unit sales for 2009 for Century 21 in Southern Florida

One of top 10 selling agents for the Ft Myers office 2010

Cathy serves Bonita Springs, Cape Coral, Estero, Fort Myers, Fort Myers Beach, Lehigh Acres, Naples, Sanibel and the surrounding areas.