Sam Switzer Realty Staff

 
  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.438.9595
    Sam Switzer
    Broker/Owner

    Sam Switzer is a lifelong resident of Defiance Ohio, and has been in the real estate business since 1982. He proudly founded Sam Switzer Realty in 2000.

     Sam Switzer Realty is a very community minded company that gives back. Our agents are active in many local outings as volunteers and we sponsor many local activities events.

    Defiance and the surrounding area is a great place to live and raise a family. Our agents are all very knowledgeable with the area and the current market conditions.  They are ready to help with all of your real estate needs regardless of if you are looking to buy your dream home, listing and selling your current home, estates, and auctions. Whether it is Commercial, Residential, Farm ground, or Building lots, we do it all!

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.783.1840
    Vicki Solly
    Full Time Agent

    Vicki is a lifelong resident of Defiance, OH. She has been a FULL TIME Realtor since 1999 and has received numerous awards for her sales accomplishments.  Vicki takes pride in her occupation and offers her clients the expertise needed to make buying or selling a property go as smoothly and quickly as possible.  She is proud to say that a large part of her business comes from past clients-from people who choose her services time and time again.  If you are looking for a "Proven Professional" – Call Vicki Solly today. 

     

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.438.3073
    Chris Switzer
    Broker/Full Time Agent

    Chris is a graduate of Fairview High School and NW State Community College and received her real estate license in 2001. Chris is a full time agent and loves making the dream of homeownership a reality. She also works with numerous real estate investors and has the experience to serve your best interest. Whether you are looking to buy, sell, invest, or build (Chris is also the general manager of American Custom Builders) Chris is your true housing consultant!

     

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.782.3155
    Larry Plummer
    Auctioneer/Agent

    Larry L. Plummer became licensed as an apprentice auctioneer in July 1979 and as a licensed auctioneer in 1984. He has been licensed as a real estate agent since September, 1982, and earned the GRI (Graduate Realtor Institute) designation in December, 1987. In 1996, Larry and his wife developed a 26 lot residential subdivision in Defiance which is “built out”. In 2007, they developed a 21 lot 2nd phase in partnership with Larry’s brother Ray. They also started a development of a 700 acre industrial park in West Defiance. Larry has also built approximately 10 single family homes and 7 duplex units in the Defiance area since 1996.

     

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.438.8111
    George Taylor
    Auctioneer/Broker

    George has been a real estate sales associate and Broker for over 35 years and a licensed auctioneer for 30 years. George’s experience consists of being the county housing inspector, lead risk assessor, and lead contractor for 17 years. George has also been a developer for residential and a commercial contractor for 40 years. George has a business administration degree from Adrian college.

     

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.956.8166
    Kristi Newberry Mansfield
    Agent

    Kristi Newberry joined the Sam Switzer Realty team in January 2010.  She earned her Bachelor’s degree in business from Bluffton University and attended Hondros College in preparation for the real estate licensing exam.  Kristi works to understand the needs of both buyers and sellers in today’s market and is available evenings and weekends to accommodate busy schedules.

     

     

     

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.783.9894
    Phil Eberle
    Agent

    Phil is married to Mandy and has two children:  Jennifer is an elementary teacher at Tinora, and Nick is an insurance agent with Grant Insurance.  He also has a Westie named Molly.  Phil is a retired Business Teacher of 35 years at Defiance High School and also coached the golf team for 25 years. He currently is teaching Driver Education at Ayersville High School and is an avid golfer.  Phil is also an active member of St. Pauls United Methodist church and Auglaize Golf Club.  

     

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.784.9385
    Nancy Filbert
    Agent

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    Mobile: 419.969.0997
    Tabbetha Scott
    Full Time Agent

    In today's real estate market, you need to work with a company you can trust that has professionals you can rely on. Whether you are buying or selling your primary residence, a second home, or relocating to a new neighborhood, Sam Switzer Realty and Tabbetha Scott can help make your home ownership dreams come true. Focusing on excellent customer service has inspired our company to build an effective combination of results oriented professionals, superior technology and high Ethical standards - all working to provide our clients with the most positive real estate experience possible. Trust is hard to come by in today's  fiercely competitive real estate market. Tabbetha Scott is here to provide you with the professionalism and integrity needed to ensure that you feel secure in what can be one of the biggest decisions of your life. Tabbetha will strive to make you receive Personalized, Professional Services and results every time. She received her Real Estate Education at Hondros College and is very active in the local and surrounding communities.

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.783.1518
    Chris Ricica
    Full Time Agent

    I have worked as a full time sales agent since being licensed in 1996. Formerly a Henry County resident, I relocated to rural Defiance when I married Joe in 1993. My experience has shown me that every client , whether they are a buyer or a seller is unique, as is every transaction. My goal as your knowledgeable agent is for you to be happily satisfied with your purchase or sale by getting the best possible results in the shortest period of time. Please call me because "experience doesn't cost, it pays"!

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.783.9680
    Janet Bible
    Agent

  • Office: 419.542.6180
    Mobile: 419.487.0355
    Sam Murphy
    Full Time Agent

    Sam Murphy has lived and worked in Hicksville since 1978. She has been a full time Realtor since she received her license in 1994. If you are looking to sell or purchase your dream home, Sam's experience, work ethics, and honesty are evident in her business practice.

    Sam is happily married to her husband, Bob, for over 40 years. They enjoy spending any extra time with their family - 2 children and 4 precious grandchildren.

    Please call Sam Murphy anytime for any and all your real estate needs.... She would love to be able to work hard for you!

  • Office: 419.542.6180
    Mobile: 419.487.3605
    Misty Giddings
    Agent

    Misty is a lifelong resident of Hicksville and is a member of the First Church of Christ, the National Association of Realtors, Ohio Association of Realtors and the Northwest Ohio Association of Realtors. Misty resides with her husband, Jason, and has 4 children. Misty handles all aspects of real estate including residential, commercial and farmland. Call Misty at 419-487-3605 for all your real estate needs.

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.438.0660
    Gary Ries
    Full Time Agent

    Gary is retired from GM Powertrain after 32 years in Facility Engineering. He is a full time real estate agent with 38 years experience and has earned many service awards. Gary lives in Defiance with his wife, Billie. They are parents of two daughters and proud grandparents of two grandchildren.

     Mr. Ries is a member of Christian Church, National Association and Northwest Ohio Association of Realtors, Omega Masonic Lodge, Valley of Toledo Scottish Rite and is a Shriner.

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.439.1090
    Ron Schuette
    Agent

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.576.7730
    Cristin Schappert
    Agent

    Cristin D. Schappert/Agent has joined Sam Switzer Realty. Cristin brings her expertise in working with buyers, sales and marketing.  She graduated from Defiance College in 2004 with her Bachelors and received her real estate license in 2005.   Cristin knows many local areas including Defiance , Paulding, Fulton, Henry and Williams where she was raised.  Residing in Defiance County with her husband Nicholas Schappert and 2 young children Cassidy and Kendall, Cristin is looking to expand her real estate career to full time and she is eager to earn your business.  Cristin is bringing her customer satisfaction abilities to real estate and has joined the prestigious firm of Sam Switzer Realty. Outside of real estate Cristin enjoys being a mom and wife, running and doing anything outdoors including hunting.  She is a member of St. Marks Lutheran church. Cristin can be reached at the Sam Switzers Realty office downtown Defiance or simply call or text her cell phone at  419-576-7730.

  • Office: 419.542.6180
    Mobile: 419.212.0000
    Julie Osmun
    Agent

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.796.0974
    Anne Marie Reinhart
    Sales Agent

  • Office: 419.542.6180
    Mobile: 419.487.1824
    Tim Turnbull
    Full Time Agent

    Tim is a lifelong resident of Hicksville, and is currently a full time agent out of the Hicksville office. Tim and his wife, Lauri, are the parents of two sons and the proud grandparents of one grandson and one granddaughter. Tim has had his real estate license since 2003, and comes in to the business with nearly 10 years of local lending experience in the banking industry. He looks forward to working with you, buyer or seller, on any and all of your real estate needs.  

  • Office: 419.782.4116
    Mobile: 419.576.0037
    Toby Nagel
    Realtor

  • Mobile: 419.439.5386
    Travis Spitnale
    Agent