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Florida Realty Investments
About Our Broker
Carissa Lawhun began buying, selling and investing in both improved and vacant residential property at the age of eighteen.
As a licensed Real Estate broker, she founded Florida Realty Investments in 2004 as a fledgling, one-person real estate boutique. Under her leadership, Florida Realty Investments has become a major brokerage and property management company and has grown to over 850 highly experienced agents and staff that are trained in residential buying, selling, and property management services covering the Central Florida area. We now have 11 offices located in East Orlando, Downtown Orlando, DeLand, Lake Mary, Dr. Phillips, Kissimmee, Clermont, Titusville, Cocoa, Sarasota, and Tampa giving true coast-to-coast service in Florida.
Growth has meant major expansion to Florida Realty Investments. In addition to our ever expanding brokerage service, our property management division now manages nearly 2,000 properties for investors and owners.
At Florida Realty Investments, we believe that agents should keep more of their hard-earned commissions and we intend to be a driving force in the real estate community by offering agents the BEST 100% Commission Plan while remaining a full service brokerage.
We are committed to being the best full service brokerage offering the best 100% commission plans.
About Our Sales Director
A Central Florida native, Mr. Langley is knowledgeable of the land, politics and market forces that drive the Central Florida real estate market. He holds a Finance Degree from the University of Central Florida, and has utilized his knowledge and education in commercial and residential real estate for 22 years.
Mr. Langley specializes in investment sales, helping both sides work toward a successful transaction. Ryan investigates creative alternatives to any financial or developmental hurdles encountered throughout the process and has a tremendous rate of success, selling over $100 million in real estate.
At Florida Realty Investments, Ryan is also focused on supporting our agents in their pursuit of success. He trains those who want training, motivates as necessary, and creates an atmosphere of teamwork and achievement.
About Our Sales Team
FRI's Sales Administrator, Rochely Rodriguez, oversees all our agents' files, from listing through closing, ensuring compliance and coordination of the contract and closing flow. Ms. Rodriguez also administers brokerage licensing and compliance.
Ms. Rodriguez is a Puerto Rico native who is fluent in both English and Spanish. She has a Master's Degree in Business Administration and brings extensive background experience directly in real estate and title.
Jessica, Marketing Coordinator, joins our team with a background in Management and Marketing. She has a Master's Degree in Business Administration from Florida Southern College and is certified in various marketing fields, including Social Media Marketing with Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
Her skills and experience add much value as she is available for 1:1 consulting, free of charge for our agents. Ms. Lanci also coordinates department events and trainings, as well as administers agent enrollment.
About Our Leasing Manager
With a degree in Advertising/Public Relations from the University of Central Florida coupled with great familiarity of the East Orlando market, Celimar Sierra brings forth a widely diversified work experience portfolio within the real estate industry.
Ms. Sierra has worked in every aspect of the industry representing sellers, buyers, investors, and tenants for over 13 years in the residential market. Application of her expertise and market knowledge has enabled proven history of developing marketing strategies and leveraging online resources to meet and exceed occupancy rate goals.
At Florida Realty Investments, Celimar also acts as the liaison between leasing agents and property managers, streamlining the entire tenant acquisition and placement process. She equips our agents with the proper knowledge and resources to guarantee success and help them flourish as real estate professionals.