Our People

Raymond Forbes- Broker of Record Raymond Forbes, our broker of record and the founder of Forbes Realty, Inc. is a World War II veteran with almost 30 years of real estate experience.  He specializes in commercial real estate, and is actively involved in several local commercial real estate groups.  He has literally hundreds of hours of training, including the GRI and CRB distinctions, and is a CCIM and CDSP candidate.  Mr. Forbes was elected President of the Exchangor Group of SW FL in 1995, and was named the area manager for HUD from 1991-1999.


Allen Grigg As a member of Forbes Realty team, Allen Grigg is devoted to providing honest and attentive service while seeking to build a lasting relationship with his clients. As a longtime resident of Lee County, Allen uses his insider knowledge to your advantage. From the lessons learned and taught from 20 years of successful farming for Ore-Ida Potatoes; on your behalf, Allen utilizes his proven record of determination and resolve to find your dream home and sell your current investments. Please contact Allen at 239-218-3666 or


Sharon Jacobek I am a Successful Entrepreneur with 30yrs experience as a Register Nurse as well as a Realtor since 1990. I specialize in investment properties, property management and residential sales. My goal is to make your buying or selling experience as smooth as possible. Allow me and our team of professionals make your dream come true.