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Marla Adams, Broker


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Marla Adams, Broker/Owner of Flip Side Realty by Design, has been a proven industry expert on various levels covering ALL residential aspects of real estate including Buying, Selling, Relocation, Property Management and Home Renovation & Design for the past 17 years. Residing in Tampa since 1996, she built her real estate career on the premise of doing what is right for the client, embracing accountability, delivering results, and giving back to our Community and Country Heroes! Marla’s passion for being a Real Estate Broker transcends from her prior military experience in the United States Navy for 8 years, where attention to detail, discipline and going above and beyond the call of duty has allowed her to build and empower her team of agents.




  • GRI – Graduate Realtor Institute
  • MRP – Military Relocation Professional
  • PSA – Pricing Strategy Advisor
  • SFR – Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource
  • Certified Property Manager



Contact Marla Directly

(813) 335-1449



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Sandi Pollpeter, Realtor

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Sandi Pollpeter has been a Tampa/Carrollwood resident since 2009. She has traveled the world as an “Army Brat” for 21 years and then served as a proud Navy Spouse for 29 years.

Sandi’s relocation expertise can be attributed to moving 22 times and purchasing and selling 5 of her own homes. She is empathic to the stress, worry and questions that can go along with Buying and Selling; especially when moving to a new area. Sandi understands that a house is just a house until it is yours…then it is a HOME!

Sandi is great at assessing her client’s needs and connecting them with resources they may need in the community every step of the way during a transaction and after closing! She is experienced in working with the public and bringing results while thinking out of the box when necessary. Sandi is committed to helping people get the most for their money when they buy and/or sell properties! Sandi was also instrumental in creating and launching our newest service: Seasonal Home Care.

She was the President of the Carrollwood Area Women’s Club for 3 years and is currently involved in many other civic programs/activities in the community to include: Hillsborough Newcomers, Election Poll Facilitator and more.


  • GRI – Graduate Realtor Institute
  • MRP – Military Relocation Professional
  • PSA – Pricing Strategy Advisor
  • Certified Comparative Market Analysis
  • Certified Staging Professional
  • Certified Negotiations Professional

Contact Sandi Directly:

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Sandi Pollpeter

(813) 484-4064




Rosemary Leist, Realtor

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FSR welcomes Rosemary Leist to Florida and our team of real estate professionals. Rosemary specializes in new homes sales with a strong proven track record in the Washington DC metropolitan area as well as in Tennessee; a combination of southern charm and north eastern tenacity! Rosemary understands first- hand the relocation process, the excitement of navigating a new city, and offers a unique specialty in 45+ living!

Rosemary’s extensive professional background in the legal/regulatory arena has provided her with valuable skills in the art of negotiation and sharp attention to detail. An ordained Minister, Rosemary’s core beliefs provide a solid foundation of integrity and trust.

Contact Rosemary Directly:

Rosemary Leist

(301) 399-4332

Alicia Chapman, Realtor

Tampa native, Alicia Chapman, now brings her vast community knowledge to the world of real estate! Previously a Healthcare recruiter for over 10 years in the corporate world, Alicia negotiated contracts, organized and facilitated cross country relocations and played a big role in helping people attain their dream job. Now she is helping clients attain their dream home! Alicia also managed her and her husband’s small business in New Tampa and was key in every organizational aspect to include marketing, administration, client relations and overall goal planning. As a wife, mother of 2 children, 2 dogs and a cat, Alicia is your agent in the community for information on schools, playgrounds, dog parks, events and activities, neighborhoods and more! Her passion is to help her clients find which Tampa neighborhood and home is best for their lifestyle, needs and dreams. Alicia’s knowledge of the market, attention to detail, unparalleled communication/negotiation skills and client dedication affords her the ability to specialize in Residential Home Sales as well as Corporate Relocation in Tampa Bay.

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Alicia Chapman