Our Agents

Us. It’s a little word but it has power.

It multiplies and leverages talent. It increases perspective. Us can be more effective and provide better value and results than me or I. Us is a concept that we at Florida Internet Realty embrace. We work with, share with and support each other. It makes us all better Real Estate professionals. Us is a benefit to our customers. Us can help find an answer that is beyond the experience of an individual. Our Associate Profiles tell a little about the individual. The value our company brings to a transaction is the wisdom, talent, skill, and knowledge of all of us. When you work with one of us, you benefit from the unique abilities of all of us.

Associate Profiles

Steve Rider, Founding Broker, Realtor®, GRI, CPC

steveSteve Rider has been an active Real Estate investor in Sarasota and Manatee counties since 1982 and a licensed Broker since 1984. Steve’s knowledge of residential, investment and commercial property acquisition and management provides a solid base for the brokerage. He manages a personal commercial real estate investment portfolio which includes retail, office and industrial property. Steve continues to work with both residential and commercial buyers and sellers. He regularly attends Real Estate lectures and networking sessions along with advanced courses in brokerage operations and sales. Steve is a former member of the Board of Directors for the Sarasota Association of Realtors as well as a member of the Commercial Investment Division of the Sarasota Manatee Association of Realtors. Steve has also been a Director on the board of the Sarasota Real Estate Investors Association. After three plus decades in the Real Estate business Steve has become passionate about building a company that promotes the success of other Real Estate Professionals and ultimately the success of their customers. Almost always accessible, Steve’s desire to promote the growth of Florida Internet Realty is evenly matched with his willingness to help an Associate resolve a challenging issue. Call Steve at (941) 504-5163 to buy or sell property or to discuss employment opportunities.


Jimmy Osgood, Realtor®

jimmyJimmy Osgood is a life long resident of Sarasota and has been an active Real Estate investor since 2003. He has 10+ years experience buying, selling, renovating and renting houses and condominiums in our local market. Jimmy is a residential and commercial landlord and he is a member of the local Real Estate Investors club. He is activly involved as a director on the board of a condominium association and is a regular attendee at many real estate seminars and networking sessions. If you are looking for an investment property or a home for yourself, Call Jimmy at (941) 724-6311.


Al Waters, Realtor®

alResident of Sarasota since Feb. of 1949. Al has owned and operated women’s and children’s retail stores in Bradenton, Ft. Myers and on Saint Armand’s Key. He has been licensed since April 1983. Al’s main focus is buying and selling for his own account but he  also works with referral clients and friends. Al can be reached at 941-350-6729.


Dave Brown, Realtor®

After graduating from the University of New York at Buffalo, Dave left for the beaches of south Florida and moved to Sarasota county where he raised a family & studied real estate for the last 40 + years. His local knowledge of the area has helped him guide his clients through sales, purchases, and rehabs with a passion for people and doing what’s right for them. Where some agents only count the zeros, Dave’s honest focus is what’s the best fit for his clients.
Contact Dave at (941-320)-7436 or visit DaveBrownRE.com


John Osgood, Realtor®

A lifelong Sarasota resident, he became licensed in 1987, and is currently actively involved in researching and investing in single-family residential properties throughout the Sarasota/Manatee area.

An active State-Certified General Real  Estate appraiser (since 1992), John has extensive experience researching and analyzing a wide variety of property types throughout the State of Florida, including vacant land, commercial and industrial buildings, as well as complex valuation issues (predominantly involved with eminent domain projects).  He holds a B.S. in Real Estate from Florida State University’s College of Business.

For clients interested in selling their residential, land, and commercial properties, John draws on his years of experience in the local market, and provides in-depth research and understanding of property values to help sellers effectively market their properties.

For buyers, John helps them find the right property at the right price through a broad understanding of market trends, neighborhoods, housing prices, and available properties.
Contact John at (941) 539-9469.


Mark J. Paskiet, Realtor®

Sarasota Real Estate RealtorOriginally from South Bend Indiana, Mark grew up in the Sarasota area. After completing collage at Palm Beach Atlantic University, he moved to Fort Worth, Texas where he owned and operated a residential/commercial contracting and custom fabrication business. In 2002, Mark returned to the Sarasota area to operate a family property management/rental business. Mark is an enrolled agent with the IRS and assists clients with tax issues including real estate investments. Mark is familiar with the Sarasota and Bradenton area and is able to use his experience to help his real estate clients achieve their goals. You can reach Mark at 941-266-0714.