Melissa Forte | Associate

Melissa Forte Agent in Niceville, FL

Melissa Forte
FL License #

Florida

Languages Spoken

English

Professional Designations

REALTOR

Expertise Types

New Homes, Residential, Residential Investment, Single Family Homes, Townhomes

As a near native of Fort Walton Beach, having graduated from FWBHS and Okaloosa Walton College, I can honestly say I love my hometown! I have spent my entire adult life living, working, worshiping, raising children, and enjoying our first grandchild, right here in Fort Walton Beach. My husband and I have been serving our community for decades by volunteering with the American Cancer Society, the United Way of Okaloosa & Walton Counties, Habitat for Humanity in Okaloosa County, and are active members of Shalimar United Methodist Church. We love the small town friendly feel and Southern charm that Fort Walton Beach has all nestled within the most beautiful beaches you will ever find. Living in our area is such a blessing and we want everyone to know that feeling.

Though I have just begun my real estate career, I have years of experience in dedicated customer service, first at Sam's Club for 15 years, and then 5 years selling our beautiful area to meeting and event planners for the Emerald Coast Convention Center. Most recently, I've spent the last four years working with Habitat for Humanity in Okaloosa County, assisting low to moderate income folks achieve the dream of homeownership. The time with Habitat clarified my goal of helping people become homeowners, and my love of helping people purchase their own home grew. After much prayer for the right time, the right brokerage, and the right opportunity, I met Dana Topel and God's plan became clear.

So with the support of my husband and family, I'm stepping out in faith to fulfill this dream that was placed in my heart years ago. I have a great love for people, and a sincere belief that home ownership creates stability for families and communities. This belief creates a passion for serving others and providing the guidance they need to successfully realize their dream of homeownership. I believe in thorough communication with my clients and I feel that getting to know what is truly important to them is a key element to a successful real estate relationship.

As a full time professional real estate agent, I pride myself on offering superior personal service before, during and after your transaction. Knowledge, commitment, honesty, expertise and professionalism are the cornerstone of my business. Let me earn your trust, your business and most importantly your friendship. I look forward to working with you!