Tommy Sholes, Inc., Appraisers/Realtors is proud to be one of the leading Florida real estate firms providing professional real estate services in South Walton County for more than 30 years. We are natives and longtime residents who can help you attain your goals through the relationships we have invested our lives to build.

Our experienced team provides the following services:

  • Real Estate Sales & Marketing
  • Residential Appraisal Services (more info)
  • REO Broker/Agent; Broker Price Opinions
  • Property Valuations (click to begin valuation)
  • Experienced Short Sale Brokerage
 Search South Walton Real Estate Multiple Listing Service (MLS)


Tommy Sholes Office


Real Estate Sales


Richard Stafford, Principal, Sales Manager and Florida Licensed Real Estate Broker, specializes in residential and commercial real estate sales. Richard is a native son of the area and has been a local Realtor since 1988. Richard is widely known for his leadership and expertise in investment property listings & sales in Grayton Beach and throughout South Walton County. Richard has firsthand experience buying, selling, renovating, constructing and developing multiple properties throughout South Walton County for many years. Put your trust and confidence in his local knowledge and experience and let him work for you. Contact Richard by email or phone directly @ (850) 267-2180, ext 3.

  • Principal, Broker of Record, Sales Manager
  • Licensed in 1988, Florida Licensed Real Estate Broker (BK510671) since 1992
  • Emerald Coast Association of Realtors
  • National Association of Realtors
  • cdpeCo-Founder, Board of Directors, Walton County Property Owner’s Association
  • Past member Board of Directors, Secretary, Grayton Beach Neighborhood Association
  • Past Member and Chairman, Walton County Board of Adjustments, Zoning
  • Appointed by Walton County Commission to Walton County Wetlands Work Group
  • Member Pt. Washington Methodist Church
  • Volunteer Coach-South Walton County Youth Recreation League
  • Advanced Guard, Wounded Warrior Project

Sales Team / Associates

Tommy Sholes, Inc. is proud of its outstanding team. All sales associates are Florida Licensed Realtors with expertise ranging from coastal properties, bay area properties, condominium sales, and commercial sales and rentals. Non-sales team members provide critical support for our company operations, marketing, advertising, accounting and website design/maintenance.

JoAnne Jones, Realtor/Associate

Ann McQueen, Administrative Assistant
Anita Hill, Accounting
Flamingo Graphics- Design & Marketing
Dennis Mitchell, QEP, Environmental Consultant
Moon Creek Studios, Website Design, Photography & Video