About Us

Anchor Down Vacation Rentals was founded with the purpose of challenging the status quo. We believe in building relationships with our homeowners and guests. We believe in being proactive with property inspections and guest needs. We believe in being available to our guests from the start of the booking process through their departure and making sure each property is appropriately inspected and prepared for each arrival. By using our beliefs as our guide, we have raised the bar in customer service while providing the highest quality vacation rentals in the area.

We believe all guests deserve:

A locally-owned company with a team of friendly people passionate about the Bradenton and Sarasota area and all it has to offer.

A company whose goal is to help you have the perfect Bradenton/Sarasota vacation getaway, by offering a wide selection of luxurious accommodations and amenities that perfectly match your needs.

A company you can count on to provide the highest level of personal service during your stay to ensure that you enjoy a wonderful vacation experience.


Nate – Owner


Born and raised in Florida, Nate has watched the local area blossom into the vibrant vacation destination that is today. Nate uses his background in real estate and knowledge of the local market to guide vacationers to the perfect place to stay. During his off-time, Nate enjoys spending time by the pool with his wife Kristi and two sons, Brody and Brycen.


Kristi – Property Manager


A second-generation Realtor® and almost life-long Bradenton resident, Kristi grew up immersed in the real estate and hospitality businesses. Originally from Montauk, NY, Kristi and now lives in Manatee County with her husband Nate (who she first met in kindergarten!). Kristi’s family loves going to the beach together and enjoying anything outdoors!


Debbie – Property Manager


Debbie was born and raised in New Jersey and then lived in New York for fourteen years before moving to Manatee County. Debbie has many passions but the most important is her family and animals. When she isn’t working she and her husband enjoy traveling. Debbie also loves doing crafts, going to the beach, and reading and spending time with her grandkids.


Anna – Marketing


Anna is from Shakopee, MN and graduated with a degree in Communication & Arts in Media from the University of Minnesota Duluth. After falling in love with the Florida Gulf Coast, she now splits her time between Minnesota & Florida with her partner, a Bradenton-native. Anna enjoys spending time at the beach, taking her dogs on walks, and helping guests find their dream Florida vacation home.


Tyler – Maintenance


A longtime resident of Sarasota, Tyler comes highly recommended by the Real Estate community as a reliable maintenance professional. His background as a home improvement specialist provides him with the experience to troubleshoot just about any problem. Tyler and his fiancé enjoy exploring new restaurants and breweries around the local community.