Allison Werner

Allison Werner is a licensed real estate agent with Michael Saunders & Company in Sarasota, Florida.  She specializes in downtown and the barrier islands with a focus on penthouse living.  After more than a decade in real estate, Allison has obtained Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS) designation and her Broker’s License.  She also holds a degree in Advertising from Michigan State University, which is a strong asset for those wanting to sell their property.  

Allison brings an unparalleled attention to detail to every transaction, a wealth of knowledge on home staging, deep experience with the Sarasota market, and the tenacity to find what’s fabulous about a home and make others see it too. Her passion for Sarasota draws both seasonal and permanent residents. She’s completed several marathons, proving that with the right mindset, a little determination and perseverance, she’ll meet any goal that comes before her full-force.

If you are interested in buying or selling in downtown Sarasota, please fill out the form below.

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We love, love, love our new home. It’s perfect for us, and we couldn’t have done it if it weren’t for Alli Werner.
— Autumn & Jim
 
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Molly Russo is the View from the Top's Business Development Strategist.  She's also Allison's sister.  After graduating college with a degree in Writing and Communication, Molly moved to Florida in 2008 with her family.  She has worked in administration at New College of Florida and at All Faiths Food Bank in administrative and information technology capacities.

Presently, Molly assists Allison with the View from the Top's marketing and content.  She loves living the Sarasota lifestyle, and is a frequenter of the Sarasota foodie and microbrew scene.  

 

 

Testimonials from Our Clients


I couldn’t be happier with all that you have done. You knew exactly what to do to make our house look fresh and cute and utterly appealing. I am blown away…Thanks so much!!!!

Carolyn G.

Seller


We worked with Allison on purchasing and selling a property.  She is extremely knowledgeable about the Sarasota market and provided great advice on the timing of sellingproperty marketing, and coordinating all aspects of a smooth closing.  We highly recommend her services.

Ed & Lucinda S.

Buyers/Sellers


Jeff S.

Buyer

Allison was extremely helpful to me being in Minnesota at the time I was looking for a new home. She listened to what I wanted and found a number of places. She took photos of each and a walk-through movie of the house that I ended up purchasing. I can't say enough good things about how professional she was throughout the process.


Patrick & Claude C.

Buyers

We are French and we spend around 5 months per year in Sarasota.  We purchased a condo on Siesta Key in Sarasota 5 years ago with Allison as our realtor at that time.  She did so well that first time that we spoke to her when thinking of purchasing a second condo for investment.  Again Allison was great in supporting us throughout purchase.  She smoothed every difficulty, understood what we were looking for, gave us the pros and cons of every unit we visited and solved any issues linked with a purchase made from France.  Overall, we are very happy with how the process went and what we purchased.


Mike & Paula W.

Buyers

Thank you for the wonderful service in the purchase of [our condo on Longboat Key].  Your attention to detail and level of professionalism is unmatched.


Allison is a tenacious go-getter. She stuck with us for 2 years while we looked for a retirement home in the Sarasota area. She's an attentive listener and reads buyers very well, even those much older than her. A dedicated Realtor, she scours the market in her free time to find something she thinks will fit your exact requirements. She responds immediately, even when she's busy with another buyer. Extremely helpful in evaluating property values important in making offers. We ended up buying a home recently in Waterlefe, just North of Lakewood Ranch. It's the same community her parents have lived in for several years. Allison is an absolute delight to work with if your looking to buy property in the Sarasota area.

Ralph & Katherine M.

Buyers


Allison Werner helped us purchase a home in Sarasota recently.  Working with Allison was a pleasure.  She is professional, ethical, knowledgeable, responsive, attentive to detail, and personable.  Our long-distance closing went off without a hitch. We consider ourselves very fortunate to have found Allison and recommend her highly to anyone seeking a truly competent realtor.

Jim & Ann M.

Buyers


The Fairweathers 

Buyers & Sellers

We would like to thank Allison so much for all of her help over the years, attending to our real estate needs. She really went above and beyond to make us feel so comfortable about the decisions we made and ultimately in doing such a great job getting our condo sold. For us it was an emotional process but her style and expertise made it an easy one practically. Thank you Allison for helping us achieve our goals, we appreciate all you did as our agent.


Chuck & Ilse

Buyers

Thank you so much for working with us on the purchase of our condo this past year. You led us to our perfect vacation home. The condo community you selected for us was the perfect fit for our wishes and needs. We are looking forward to many years of happy memories in Sarasota.


Thank you so much for all you have done for us the past year.  It has been a joy knowing you and working with you.  We appreciate your warmth and kindness...You are a great realtor who became a friend!

Linda & Mike

Buyers & Sellers


Steve & Faith

Buyers & Sellers

 

Allison is friendly, kind, helpful and extremely knowledgeable not only about the area but also about contractors and all aspects of Sarasota living. We have been so impressed with Allison's conscientious work ethic. There is no question that she knows the area well. As our real estate advocate, she closely monitored everything regarding our recent purchase and has been thorough and meticulous in detail as we approach the closing of our other property. Without reservation, we have given several people Allison's name. Allison is a valuable asset to Michael Saunders. We would not ever use any other Realtor because we believe she is excellent. She is truly an outstanding professional and a wonderful representative. We are so grateful for her service and merit. 


Kathy & Bill

Buyers

 

We were so delighted to work with someone who was patient, thoughtful, and who went above and beyond the norm to help us find our Florida home. We never felt short-changed – never were made to feel anything less than the most important people Allison was dealing with at any given time. What more can I say about her cheerful demeanor, her professionalism, coupled with likeability and her willingness to help.


Dave & Joanie

Buyers

We’d like to thank Allison for all her help. We could not have done all this without her. If anyone is looking for a place in Sarasota, we will certainly send them to her.


From her first warm greeting, Allison Werner was genuinely attentive to our every concern. Her tireless energy, personal charm and astute professionalism made each day’s house hunting a pleasure. We looked forward to seeing her and conversing with her; we trusted incorporating her advice with our preferences. We hold Allison in the highest regard as a most competent, caring agent. She is an outstanding, considerate individual.

Ana Marie & Richard

Buyers


We have so many things to thank you for - you are the best realtor - ever.  We are thankful that you found us the perfect home.

Robin & Jim

Buyers