INDIALANTIC, FL/NOVEMBER 2019 – Dale Sorensen Real Estate (DSRE) has announced the Carpenter/Kessel Homeselling Team recently represented the highest sale in Brevard County over the past 12 months. The home, located at 7925 S Tropical Trail, sold for $3.1 million, the highest priced residential sale in Brevard County since April of 2018.
“It was our pleasure and honor to represent the seller of one of the finest riverfront homes built in Brevard. As far as fit and finish is concerned, I would put this home in the top 3 that I’ve seen in my 23-year career,” said Dewayne Carpenter. “Homes in this price category do not sell overnight. After a multifaceted, ongoing marketing campaign, we were able to find the perfect buyer who also had competent buyer representation. The best part was a successful closing and a happy client.”
This riverfront estate includes over 8,600 square feet of luxury living space, 5 bedrooms, 6 ½ bath and a 3-car garage. Situated on close to 1.5-acres, this gated home is positioned just ½ mile north of the Pineda Causeway and 8 miles south of 520. Other features of this home include a large custom designed media room with curved theatre screen and seating for 12, an open concept kitchen, formal living room, dining room and an outdoor patio living & dining area. “It was a pleasure to assist the seller with the sale of this property. The outstanding quality of construction, impeccable finishes and stunning views made this property truly stand out.,” said Kirk Kessel.
Having been on all sides of a real estate transaction, from investor, developer, expert witness, real estate speaker and trainer, Dewayne Carpenter and Kirk Kessel have a diverse skillset. With this experience, they have represented 32% of ALL the Riverfront sales in Brevard County that have sold over 2 million since 2008.
The Carpenter /Kessel Homeselling Team has been named to REAL TRENDS List of America’s Best for 2019. REAL TRENDS follows the residential real estate industry nationwide and highlights the top performers each year. The team was named #1 in their market for transactions with a total of 223 Transactions and #1 in their market for Volume with a total volume of $84,408,350. The Team was also included in the Top 50 list for the State of Florida including #37 in Florida for Transactions and #45 in Florida for Volume. With more than 250,000 licensed REALTORS® in the State of Florida, that places the Carpenter /Kessel Homeselling Team in the 0.00148% in the State.
In addition to Carpenter and Kessel, the team also includes Leslie Mink, Julie Larsen, Amy Cevallos, Shalom McGoffin, Shane Burgman, Amy Kalman, Brent Burns, Emily Garry, Sarah Horschel, Jeff Blackstone, Brian Greene, Cecily North and Ashley Liparini DeWayne Carpenter can be reached at 321.693.2593 or by email at DC@carpenterkessel.com. Kirk Kessel can be reached 321-544-9993 or by email at Kirk@CarpenterKessel.com. The Carpenter/Kessel Team can also be reached at the firm’s office located at 436 5th Avenue in Indialantic, FL.
VERO BEACH, FL/NOVEMBER 2019 – Dale Sorensen Real Estate (DSRE) staff and agents recently participated in the annual soup bowl to raise funds for the Samaritan Center for Homeless Families of IRC. This is the seventh year that the company has participated in the event.
Participants were able to choose
from a variety of eleven different soups, all made and donated by the staff and
agents. Soups included Black Bean
& Ham Soup, Moroccan Beef Stew, Hamburger Soup, Corn Chowder,
Curried Butternut Squash, Chicken Vegetable Soup, Chicken and Dumplings Soup, Minestrone
Soup, Chicken Tortilla Soup, Avgolemono Chicken Soup with Rice and Cajun Bean
& Ham Soup. The
event raised over $500 for the Center.
According to the Center’s Facebook page, the Samaritan
Center for Homeless Families of IRC is a long-term transitional residential
facility for homeless families in Indian River County with a structured step-based
program with onsite 24-hours a day case managers that help pregnant women and
homeless families develop the life skills needed for successful reintegration
into mainstream society. This is the 27th
year that the Samaritan Soup Bowl has been held in Indian River County. More than forty businesses and organizations
hosted the event at their individual locations.
is just one of many ways that DSRE gives back to the communities they
serve. With the company leadership
cultivating the culture of giving, those within the company at all levels also
consider themselves “community servants”.
Hundreds of volunteer hours and thousands of dollars are donated on
behalf of a multitude of non-profit and charitable organizations in the
community and around the world. Staff
and sales agents volunteer on boards and at events, selling everything from
soup to fish tacos, hosting parties, dancing in the local “dancing with Vero’s
Stars” and traveling abroad to provide medical treatment for impoverished
nations. The company also hosts the
Annual Vero Beach Easter Parade and Photos with Santa.
2014, DSRE has donated space to charities in its stand-alone real estate
broadsheet in the Press Journal. The charities take advantage of this donation
to market their events and fundraising purposes. Organizations like The Boys & Girls Club,
Environmental Learning Center, Riverside Theater, Indian River Community
Foundation, Hibiscus Children’s Center, Harvest Food & Outreach Center, Children’s
Home Society, VNA, Indian River Medical Center, Indian River Firefighters’ Fair,
the Humane Society and others have all taken advantage of the generous
donation. The marketing piece gives the
organizations a marketing opportunity they would never be able to afford
otherwise. The company donates over $250,000 a year in advertising space alone.
more information about Dale Sorensen Real Estate, visit their website at www.SorensenRealEstate.com; visit them on
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