Ryan L. Courson

Licensed Real Estate Broker


Ryan Courson
Managing Broker/Owner

Managing Broker/Owner of Core Realty, LLC with experience since 2003 in Bank Owned(REO) Foreclosures, Short Sales, Pre-foreclosures, Broker Price Opinions(BPO), Property Management, Investment Analysis, Renovation Processes for REO listings, Listing Homes, and Serving Buyers. I enjoy the challenges of Real Estate and creative thinking involved in every transaction. I will personally handle your property. I am a Florida Native and Jacksonville University Graduate (Bachelor of Science Degree) who has lived here for since 1999 with strong networking capabilities and personal contacts.

Hobbies: Ironman Triathlons, Ultra Running, Marathons, Fishing(IFA Redfish), Golf, Softball, Played Baseball for Jacksonville University Go Dolphins!
John Magdon
John joined Core Realty’s LLC REO team after having spent 8 years as a full service real estate expert for Duval County, St. Johns County, and the surrounding areas. As a trained member of Core Realty’s LLC REO team, John is skilled at providing comprehensive valuation, rehab, listing and sale of REO assets. His goal is to deliver the maximum return in the shortest possible time from foreclosure sale to the successful settlement or close of escrow. John believes that doing the right thing is as important in business as it is in life. Hobbies: John Enjoys Boating, fishing, and hiking in his free time.
Cesar Tavarez
Su Amigo en Real Estate
Cesar M. Tavarez is a native of the Dominion Republic, Cesar moved to Jacksonville, FL in 1986, where he began his sales career in both the Telecommunications and Healthcare Industries. Cesar, has always been a successful entrepreneur owning and developing his own businesses, Mi CASA Cuban American Cuisine located in Atlantic Beach, FL, North Florida Motors, and CMT Investments. Cesar has been a licensed sales associate since 2002, and is dedicated to helping his customers. His expertise includes:Foreclosures, Preforeclosures, Property Managment, Investments, Residential, Commercial, Listings and Servicing Buyers. He has achieved many awards, Cesar is known for honesty and professionalism and is dedicated and plans to continue in servicing his customers real estate needs.
Sandi Chambers
Broker Associate/

Sandi Chambers started her Real Estate Career in 1998 after 15 years of working retail management. A Jacksonville resident since 1989, originally from Indiana, she studied Teaching at Ball State University. With over $100 million in sales Sandi built her business from referrals and satisfied customers who became friends. Sandi works as a Listing agent and a Buyer's agent. Providing professional friendly service she works with Investors, Buyers, Sellers, Military Transfers, Relocations, New Construction Buyer's Agent, and First Time Home Buyers. With two grown children, Sandi likes to spend time with her family and enjoys the beach.
Brent Lemond
Brent Lemond is a broker associate with over eleven years experience in real estate. Whether you need help finding a home or the right buyer, you can count on Brent to get the job done. Having earned an MBA in 2001, he began his real estate career as a business broker and quickly developed a reputation for his valuation techniques, negotiating skills, and outstanding customer service. He is extremely active in his community, serving on the Nassau County Economic Development Board and leading various regional workforce development initiatives. He is a former college basketball coach, native of Jacksonville, and has been a multi-million dollar producer. He currently specializes in residential properties and waterfront estates.
Steve Idels has been active full-time in the local real estate market for over 25 years as an investor and realtor. He enjoys finding the ideal property to suit anyone’s needs and wants. There is no aspect of local residential real estate that he is not familiar with. He enjoys spending his spare time with his children.
Kim Bushong Petrillo
Kim is a graduate of Florida State University and completed duel degrees in Finance and Risk Management & Insurance. In 2015, she completed her Masters of Science degree from Boston University in Insurance Management. Kim has over 13 years of experience in the insurance industry. She currently works for her father’s business as Vice President of Coastal Insurance Underwriters, Inc. (Coastal) which is program administrator specializing in insurance products tailored for condominium and homeowners associations and golf and country clubs. Kim has over 7 years of commercial underwriting experience and holds multiple insurance designations including Charted Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU).

She also holds the Associate in National Flood Insurance (ANFI) designation recognized by FEMA and NFIP which allows her to understand the nuisances of the National Flood Program and keep up-to-date with legislative changes.

She plans to utilize her insurance and underwriting knowledge to work together with her husband to sell real estate in the Pone Vedra Beach community.

Kim was born and raised in Jacksonville, FL. She grew up in Ponte Vedra Beach and returned back to the area after completing college. Kim is a local and advocate for the beaches area, so much that she recruited Nick to move here. Kim and Nick recently got married in April 2017 in Charleston, South Carolina.
Nick graduated from the University of Florida and received a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology in 2010. He also received a Master of Science degree in Entrepreneurship in Applied Technologies from University of South Florida in 2014. Over the last six years, Nick has been an executive recruiter for Management Recruiters International (MRI). His strengths include contract negotiation, sales/ marketing, the ability to assimilate complex issues quickly, as well as the ability to solve problems logically. Prior to recruiting he worked as a business analyst for the workflow software company, Clarifire. Nick was an intermediary between the client and IT programming to assist in the automation of workflow for mortgage foreclosures. His entrepreneurial spirit and background is a natural fit in the real estate industry.

Nick currently resides in Ponte Vedra Beach with his wife, Kimberly Bushong Petrillo. Nick was born in New Jersey, but grew up in Clearwater, Florida. He lived in the Tampa metropolitan area after finishing college. He moved to Ponte Vedra in 2014 and got married in April 2017. Nick enjoys living in Ponte Vedra Beach where he spends time running and surfing.