Properties, homes and condos for sale in Gray Beach, FL, and the 30A area of NW FL

Kitty Taylor

Kitty began her real estate career after moving to Grayton Beach in 1992 from Houston, Texas.

While growing up in Atlanta, GA, Kitty spent every summer in rayon Beach at her grandmother’s cottage at “The Coast.”  Kitty graduated from Florida State University majoring in Interior Design.  After serving as a space planning manager with a Houston architectural firm, Kitty moved the family to Grayton Beach in 1992.  Kitty followed in her father’s footsteps and became a Realtor, then a Broker.  She was Sales Manager / Broker and part owner of Rivard realty of South Walton for 10 years.  After selling out to a partner, Kitty formed Grayton Coast Properties in 2005.  Her brokerage management, marketing experience and interior design knowledge are invaluable assets for buyers and sellers.

Kitty holds a Graduate Realtor Institute designation (GRI) and is a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS).  Kitty holds the Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) and Resort and Second Home Property Specialist (RSPS) designations.  She also has the Loss Mitigation Certification (LMS) and Short Sales and Foreclosure (SFR) certifications.

Kitty is involved with the Emerald Coast Association of Realtors having served as a Director from 2008-2010.  She was awarded the South Walton Realtor of the Year in 2010.  She has served on the Global Council and Grievance Committee and is currently serving as vice-chair of the Leadership Development Program (LDP).  Kitty has also served on the Global Council and Second Home Property Specialist forum with Florida Realtors.

You will find Kitty and husband, Alan Riehl, most weekends abroad their boat “Grayton Girl” exploring the Choctawhatchee Bay and area bayous or enjoying beautiful Grayton Beach.  They have 4 granddaughters, all under the age of 3, and are enjoying them immensely.  Kitty’s son, Taylor Frappes, lives in Texas.  Her daughter, Cat Ryland, is a Broker Associate and is now working with Kitty at Grayton Coast Properties.

Kitty is active in the community and has served on local boards, including South Walton Rotary Club and the Seaside Neighborhood School.  She is an active member of Pt. Washington United Methodist Church.

Kitty’s knowledge of the area, her family’s history in Grayton Beach and her personal relationships are what set her apart.  Kitty is an active real estate investor and owner of rental properties as well.