Our Goal

Florida Premier Real Estate is a modern brand, for modern times.. We use technology and an innovative business model to assist buyers and sellers in Lakewood Ranch, and Manatee and Sarasota Counties.

Our Promise: Smart Technology – Outstanding Agents – Premier Service

We strive to provide a 5 Star Customer experience to every client. Our systems, practices and marketing platform bring customer satisfaction to sellers and buyers. Our aim is to set a new standard in Florida Real Estate. We invite you to be part of our mission. We want you to be our client. Let us serve you.

Our Team

Florida Premier Real Estate agents are members of The Florida Association of Realtors which holds them to strict standard and code of ethics meaning you get the best representation possible. Researching the market daily, attending open houses, Builder’s Openings, and continuing education provides our Broker and Agents with a broad understanding of available homes, upcoming opportunities, as well as changes in Florida Real Estate Laws.

Margaret Lanier

Margaret Lanier

Broker Associate

Florida Premier Real Estate
1 941.737.1417

Margaret began a career in marketing and sales after graduating with a B.S. degree in Marketing & International Business. Prior to embarking upon a real estate career in 2008, she owned a marketing consulting and photography business. Margaret utilized her sales and marketing expertise to excel as a new Home Builder’s Specialist throughout Lakewood Ranch, East Bradenton and Parrish. Upon becoming a Broker, she established Florida Premier Real Estate bringing years of experience, training and extensive knowledge of the Florida Real Estate.

Margaret is people-oriented with an uncompromising sense of business ethics, personal integrity, and professionalism in everything she undertakes.  She is known for her tenacity and perseverance, with a reputation for timely attention and consideration to each client’s needs and concerns. She measures success based on the quality of the professional services she and the company provides to clients.

As a Florida native, Margaret enjoys Florida Gulf Coast Living and currently resides in Lakewood Ranch with her family. Being a Lakewood Ranch, FL real estate agent, where she lives is an immeasurable advantage that benefits her clients.  Margaret enjoys visiting Florida’s State Parks at any time of the year. In her spare time she enjoys photography, gardening, fishing, traveling internationally and to the mountains, and spending time with her family and friends.

Kimberly Patewski

Kimberly Pastewski


Florida Premier Real Estate
1 941.581.4796

Kimberly brings extensive skills to Florida Premier Real Estate. A degree from Vermont Law School lead Kimberly into a career in environmental Law which she practiced both in Vermont and Florida. The transition into real estate was natural with her knowledge of building codes and requirements.

Intensely interested in people, she built her real estate business around the formation of meaningful relationships with clients as they embark upon one of the most important financial transactions of their life. Being a trusted consultant is one of the most important dimensions of this relationship. She strives to make the real estate transaction a positive experience that leads to an exciting beginning in a new home.

Kimberly is an extremely organized real estate agent.  She prides herself in her ability to understand client needs and establish a plan for exceeding expectations.  She works closely with Margaret as a team in organizing and executing the multitude of activities that result in the successful marketing of our properties… from pre-sale home improvements, to coordinating the staging of clients’ homes, and executing our customized marketing plan for each client.

Traveling with her husband is how Kimberly spends her time. Delaware, Vermont, New York, and Canada are a few favorite stomping grounds. And for local trips, Florida has many wonderful parks and islands they find spectacular.