Jared Rutherford has been a real estate consultant in the Tampa area for nearly 12 years, he finds great pleasure, year after year, from helping people make their dreams come true. In fact, putting smiles on other people’s faces seems to be an underlying theme in both his real estate practice and in spare-time activities. The majority of his clients come through referrals from past clients which is the highest compliment and definition of his service. Jared leads the Buyer Division at Rutherford Realty Group.
Jared Rutherford - Owner, CEO, Lead Buyer Specialist
Amber Rutherford, real estate consultant, has a high-level of post-bachelor’s education, public speaking and service. Amber has served the Tampa Bay area as a teacher, elementary school administrator, March of Dimes Ambassador, St. Joseph’s Hospital Spokeswoman, Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University Instructor, Published Author and the Lead Listing Agent for Rutherford Realty Group. As a result of her successful career in leading organizations and clear communication, Amber is an extremely successful negotiator.
Amber Rutherford - Owner, COO, Lead Listing Specialist
Meaghan Easters joined the team in the Fall of 2016. She previously worked as an Executive Assistant at Buddy Brew Coffee. She has also worked in Procurement and Purchasing at The Fechtel Company, a multi-million custom home builder in Tampa. In her work experience, Meaghan has grown to love organization and marketing as well as the back end of the real estate process. Her focus is in marketing listings and giving our sellers an incredible experience. Outside of work, she loves spending time with her family, finding new coffee shops, going on outdoor adventures, and volunteering in the community.
Aleta Borja - Buyer Specialist
Aleta Borja joined Rutherford Realty Group in Summer 2016. She comes to us from the top producing, award winning, #1 Exit Realty Team in the state of Florida. We are so excited to have her with our team! Relocating from Jacksonville and settling in the Tampa Bay area herself, Aleta is eager to help you with your relocation and real estate needs. Aleta studied Business and Real Estate at Ashford University in Iowa and has acquired a substantial knowledge of the real estate market, a general understanding of finances and a familiarity with zoning and tax laws, insurance and mortgage banking. The daughter of a U.S. Air Force veteran, Aleta is experienced with military relocations and is extremely knowledgeable about the VA loan process, and is dedicated to serving those who serve our country! Her focus and expertise are with buyers - from first time home buyers to our luxury division. Aleta’s attention to detail and client experience is exceptional!
Cindi Benton was born and raised in Florida and has called West Central Florida her home for 15 years. The perfect opportunity to pursue her dream of real estate came to be when she joined Rutherford Realty Group in 2015 as a showing specialist. A strong desire to serve and help others, Cindi's "happy place" is always with her clients, guiding them to their perfect home. You will find her level of service to be top-notch, and truly genuine care for each client.
Cindi Benton - Showing Specialist
Shay Hall works as our transaction manager and handles all aspects from contract to closing. Shay grew up in rural Kansas and received her bachelors degree from Briar Cliff University in Sioux City, IA where she was a member of the cross-country team. She also attended the University of Texas where she received her Masters degree.
Shay Hall – Transaction Manager
Sarah Shuler Coughlin has over ten years of experience staging. She has acquired creative skills to take our listings from typical to unique and desirable. She is honest, sincere, and her approachable personality will offer suggestions and achievable solutions for adding curb appeal and room designs that will get results. She uses client’s existing furniture and accessories to increase the positive flow and energy in the home.