Kim Herres is passionate about Sanibel and Captiva and the joy of living here. She has been coming to Sanibel and Captiva Islands since 1974, when South Seas Resort was newly being built. She fell in love with the islands and came here several times each year and bought her first property in 1989 at South Seas, which she still owns. Her knowledge of the islands history and real estate markets is part of the expertise she can bring to both buyers and sellers.Kim grew up in a small town in Kansas, which instilled in her the honesty, integrity and commitment that makes her a good Realtor®. She holds Bachelors degrees from Kansas State University and the University of Missouri at Kansas City. After a successful 30 year career with IBM in sales management and sales of various financial, computer and services products, Kim moved to Sanibel in 2004 to sell real estate full time on the islands. She has extensive knowledge about South Seas Island Resort and has helped clients buy and sell homes, vacant land and condominiums on Sanibel, Captiva and Ft. Myers.Sothebys international reach is one of the key reasons Kim has chosen to sell for Gulf to Bay Sothebys International Realty. She works with clients from many countries and markets her listings internationally.