Kiona Singleton is the Business Development Director for our St. Petersburg office and has been with Berlin Patten Ebling since May 2023. Kiona said, “My experience as a real estate broker has given me valuable insight into the importance of working with an attorney in a real estate transaction. I truly want to see agents have the protection of an attorney while representing their client’s best interests.”
Kiona holds a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Management from Savannah State University. Before moving to Florida, Kiona was a real estate broker in several states, including Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina. Kiona has over 16 years of experience in the real estate industry, with a background in sales, marketing, and management. She owned and operated her own real estate company and later managed a local, national real estate brokerage branch.
Kiona has been praised for her strong dedication to client satisfaction. She leads from an empathetic point of view, making sure to see all sides of a situation. Clients have truly felt her genuine concern for their desired outcome, and this quality easily translates to her agent relationships.
Kiona regularly attends real estate seminars to further her knowledge of current market trends. Kiona says, “I am excited to use my real estate knowledge to connect with professionals and build lasting relationships.” Kiona has served on the City of St. Petersburg, FL, Development Review Commission since 2021 as a Commissioner.
When she is not out networking, Kiona enjoys spending time outdoors with her son, catching some rays at the beach, and attending the many festivals, fairs, and markets that go on year-round in St. Petersburg.
Kiona has a genuine affinity for agents protecting themselves during and after a real estate sale. As the Business Development Director, her background in real estate sales and management gives her a deep understanding of the needs of the real estate agent and the clients she serves.