Douglas Elliman hired Nita Summers as managing broker of the firm’s Boca Raton office. A 30-year real estate veteran, Summers previously had stints at Arvida Realty Services, Coldwell Banker, the Keyes Company and Prudential Florida Realty.
Luxury residential broker Frank Vigliotti and his Henri Frank Group joined the Fort Lauderdale office of One Sotheby’s International Realty. Vigliotti and partner Henri Vezie specialize in Broward County, with an emphasis on markets including Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Beach, Wilton Manors and Oakland Park.
The Miami Beach office of Avatar Real Estate Services added Mora Israel, who specializes in condos, as a sales associate. Israel started her career in New York during the mid-1990s.
Former Major League Baseball pitcher Steven Edlefsen joined Cresa South Florida’s Industrial Services team as an advisor. Before his eight-year MLB career, Edelfsen worked at the Staubach Company’s Miami office. — Eric Kalis