B.J. Ratigan, Realtor®
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B.J. Ratigan

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Mobile: 941.932.6040
Office: Palmer Ranch
8660 S Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34238
Languages spoken: English
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Originally from Detroit, Michigan, B.J. Ratigan earned his bachelor’s degree from Assumption College in Worcester, Massachusetts, where he also played varsity baseball, soccer and hockey. A consummate professional, B.J. brings over 33 years of industrial and marketing management experience to his real estate career. Although involved with industrial and commercial real estate for many years, he began serving ... more.the residential market in the Detroit area in 1997. After intermittently spending 35 years on Florida’s Gulf Coast, B.J. now resides permanently in Sarasota, where he focuses his specialties on waterfront and golf course properties, as he did in Michigan.

To perform a higher level of service for his clients, B.J. obtained the Short Sale and Foreclosures (SFR) and the Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) designations. He has more than ten additional certifications including training as a professional negotiator.

On the personal side, his interests include spending time with his family—including three grandsons—plus sports, fishing, reading and flying, as he is licensed as a commercial and seaplane pilot—an interest he developed while serving in Vietnam in the late ‘60s. He also spends time as a volunteer with the American Red Cross in Sarasota, and disabled veterans at the VA hospital in Bay Pines, Florida.
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  • 1733 Pine Harrier Cir, Sarasota, FL 34231

    The Landings

    $525,000
    Single Family Home
    Worked with buyer
  • 3725 Eagle Hammock Dr, Sarasota, FL 34240

    Sarasota (East of I75)

    $498,000
    Single Family Home
    Worked with buyer
  • 1836 Tulip Dr, Sarasota, FL 34239

    Sarasota (West of I75)

    $445,000
    Single Family Home
    Worked with seller
  • 965 Scherer Way, Osprey, FL 34229

    The Woodlands at Rivendell

    $420,000
    Single Family Home
    Worked with buyer
  • 1856 Tulip Dr, Sarasota, FL 34239

    Sarasota (West of I75)

    $401,100
    Single Family Home
    Worked with buyer
  • 5961 Midnight Pass Rd #312, Sarasota, FL 34242

    Siesta Key

    $375,000
    Single Family Home
    Worked with buyer
  • 1770 Benjamin Franklin Dr #206, Sarasota, FL 34236

    South Lido Key

    $350,000
    Condo
    Worked with seller
  • 1064 N Tamiami Trl #1618, Sarasota, FL 34236

    Downtown Sarasota

    $330,000
    Condo
    Worked with buyer
  • 4583 Legacy Ct, Sarasota, FL 34241

    Heritage Oaks

    $316,000
    Villa
    Worked with buyer
  • 6631 7 Pines Dr, Bradenton, FL 34203

    Tara

    $269,900
    Single Family Home
    Worked with buyer
  • 2708 Coventry Dr, Sarasota, FL 34231

    Gulf Gate

    $261,000
    Single Family Home
    Worked with seller
  • 4552 Samoset Dr, Sarasota, FL 34241

    Heritage Oaks

    $260,000
    Villa
    Worked with buyer
  • 462 Ingres Dr, Nokomis, FL 34275

    Sorrento East

    $245,000
    Single Family Home
    Worked with buyer
  • 433 E Rossetti Dr, Nokomis, FL 34275

    Sorrento East

    $245,000
    Single Family Home
    Worked with seller
  • 1019 Deer Run, Venice, FL 34293

    $232,500
    Single Family Home
    Worked with buyer
  • 2419 Doud St, Sarasota, FL 34231

    Sarasota (West of I75)

    $187,051
    Single Family Home
    Worked with seller
  • 3801 Helene St, Sarasota, FL 34233

    Sarasota (West of I75)

    $180,000
    Single Family Home
    Worked with buyer
  • 4219 1st Ave E, Bradenton, FL 34208

    $175,000
    Single Family Home
    Worked with seller
  • 5107 Lahaina Dr, Sarasota, FL 34232

    Sarasota (West of I75)

    $168,250
    Single Family Home
    Worked with buyer
  • 1184 Vernon Ave, Port Charlotte, FL 33948

    Port Charlotte

    $135,000
    Single Family Home
    Worked with buyer
*Properties may have been sold through another real estate broker