KELSEY RECEIVES REALTOR AWARD
Tom Kelsey shown
here in center of group
(image courtesy of
Southeast Missourian Newspaper)
Among those receiving the
prestigious Realtor's " Award of Excellence"
designation for the year 2002 were Tom Kelsey, Broker for
Lorimont Place, Ltd. Recognition is given to those members
who produce multi-million dollar volume for Missouri property
sold and leased during the year. Kelsey qualified for the
highest volume "Pinnacle Level" award, which is over $5 million
dollars production in 12 months. His production was over
$8.5 million during 2002.
He was also a previous recipient of
the outstanding sales award since it's inception by the
association for the years of 1996, 1997,1998,1999, 2000 and
2001. Licensed in Missouri since 1975, he had also
been designated by the real estate trade group as a "Lifetime
Member of the Million Dollar Club" for multi million dollar real
estate production for five consecutive years.
Kelsey, who primarily handles
commercial, industrial and development properties has headed the
Lorimont firm since 1993. Recent transactions were the
Cape Shoe Company,
RM Coco Design property,
Southeast Missouri Hospital
West Campus property multi-million dollar purchase,
Cape Girardeau Albertson's
Grocery site, the former
Florsheim Shoe factory sale, the 12 acre site to the
City of Cape Girardeau,
recent property purchase in Cape and other commercial sales and
leases in the Southeast Missouri region.
The Cape broker oversees Lorimont's
current development projects include the
Six Thirty Industrial Park (250
acre industrial area home to 17 companies),
Lorimont Place (a 90,500
sf business park), Warren Place (175
residential lot subdivision) and Mount
Auburn Business Park (12 acre business/professional
project), all located in the Cape Girardeau and immediate area.
In addition to their own
developments, Lorimont, as a commercial REALTOR also handles a
signifigant number of client-owned properties and commercial
projects in the region. Kelsey said he is constantly
seeking additional commercial, industrial and development
properties for prospective buyers and tenants he works with.
Most recently he has launched and
is also authoring an internet based news and related resource
focusing on commercial real estate and business news about the
Southeast Missouri area.