Meet Wayne Gabriel

Husband, father, retired police officer, Tampa local, and 5-star realtor

My Story

A Tampa native and retired police officer, Wayne is married and has a son and a step-son. He is an avid outdoorsman who is active in his church. He has had a lifelong commitment to his community throughout his childhood, academic life and his first career. He is putting that same commitment to work in his second career as a real estate professional.

Real Estate Credentials

  • Broker-Sales Associate
  • Graduate REALTOR® Institute
  • East Pasco Association of REALTORS®
  • Greater Tampa Association of REALTOR®
  • Florida Association of REALTORS®
  • National Association of REALTORS®

Education

  • Graduate of Chamberlain High School (Tampa) Class of 1981
  • Hillsborough Community College(Tampa)- Associate of Arts
  • University of South Florida (Tampa)
  • Hardin Simmons University (Abilene, TX)
  • Saint Leo University (San Antonio, FL)- Bachelor of Arts

Graduate, REALTOR® Institute / GRI

REALTORS® with the GRI designation have in-depth training in legal and regulatory issues, technology, professional standards, and the sales process. Earning the designation is a way to stand out to prospective buyers and sellers as a professional with expertise in these areas.

Short Sales & Foreclosure Resource® / SFR

The SFR® certification teaches real estate professionals to work with distressed sellers and the finance, tax, and legal professionals who can help them, qualify sellers for short sales, develop a short sale package, negotiate with lenders, safeguard your commission, limit risk, and protect buyers.

Military Relocation Professional

A REALTOR® with the MRP certification understands that when military staff and their families relocate, the services of a real estate professional who understands their needs and timetables makes the transfer easier, faster, and less stressful. The MRP certification focuses on working with current and former military service members find the housing solutions that best suit their needs and take full advantage of military benefits and support that are available.