A consistent multimillion-dollar producer, Ron Savarese is one of Davidson Realty’s leading agents both in industry expertise and knowledge of the Northeast Florida market. He has been recognized as a Five Star Agent, top producer by Davidson Realty, and top sales professional by the National Association of Homebuilders.
Not only does Ron understand First Coast real estate, he has garnered notable expertise working in waterfront and equestrian real estate as well as with senior buyers and sellers. He is also a National Certified Military Housing Specialist, adept in educating housing professionals on lending to service members.
Ron originates from New York. After earning a business degree from Franklin Pierce University, he joined the U.S. Army and served a tour in Vietnam. He later taught elementary school before pursuing a career of more than 30 years in automotive sales in Massachusetts, Vermont, and Florida. Ron served as owner/operator of Savarese Chevrolet and then general manager of a large Chevrolet dealership. He credits this experience with honing his negotiating skills on many levels.
Upon retiring from the auto industry, Ron utilized his sales and negotiating know-how to follow a career as a Realtor. He sold real estate in the Carolinas before relocating to St. Augustine in 2004. Since then, he’s been a fixture in Northeast Florida real estate. Ron joined Davidson Realty in 2009.
In his free time, Ron enjoys spending time with family, which includes wife Gail and their children and grandchildren, as well as Bodie, a Golden Retriever/Wheaten Terrier mix. He also likes to cook, garden, and help customers as a Realtor—which he enjoys so much he doesn’t consider it work! Ron and Gail live in World Golf Village.
Whether navigating the buying, selling, or renting process, Ron is eager to help all customers to have the best experience possible.