About the Tampa Bay Global Business Council

The Tampa Bay Global Business Council (TBGBC) is committed to educating the REALTORS® on how to conduct global real estate transactions with foreign nationals and understanding the cultural issues that are an integral part of working with global buyers and sellers.

As a TBGBC member, you’ll gain access to unique programming designed specifically for the global practitioner. Dues are $25 annually to join the Tampa Bay Global Business Council. Email Global@tamparealtors.org for more information about membership.


Click on one of the links below to learn more about global real estate.

  • NAR's Global Website


  • Realtor.com's International Website


  • Florida Realtors Global Business Website


  • Google Translator


  • XE Currency Convertor


Check out our Tampa Bay Global Business Podcast!

Episode 1- Founding Greater Tampa REALTORS®’ First Global Committee with Alma James-Alexander, Mary Odum, Lisa Couture

In this episode, Emeritus GTR members Alma James-Alexander and Mary Odum, along with GTR’s former Professional Standards Manager of 37.5 years, Lisa Couture, discuss international real estate’s impact in Tampa Bay. They reflect on forming the first global committee at Greater Tampa REALTORS®, misconceptions about conducting international business and the overwhelming benefit of becoming a Tampa Bay Global Business Council member.

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