Mike Kelly is awesome!! Sold our house 1st day on the market and spent lots of time looking at houses with us until we found the perfect home for our family.
- Matthew P. via Facebook
Highly recommend Mike Kelly to work with! Very knowledgeable and honest. We had a great experience working with him to sell our house!
- Kasey via facebook
Mike Kelly of Hickory Real Estate Group is the consummate professional. Seeking to make the home buying process as comfortable and quick as possible. He has the good of the customer as his primary concern.
- Tom P, via Facebook
Mike sold my parents house in 2 days. Very helpful in finding them the house they bought as well. Very professional and knowledgable. Thank you for all you did for our family.
President, REALTOR®, Broker, CRS, GRI, GREEN, CLHMS .
We take the responsibility of helping our clients sell their home very seriously. The real estate market is always changing and we are constantly challenging ourselves to find the most efficient way to market and sell our clients homes.
From great photography, to superior marketing, and expert negotiation skills we work really hard to get your home sold as quickly as possible and for the best possible price.
Mike also hosts a weekly podcast called The Real Hickory Podcast where He discusses issues that involve our area and the local real estate market. You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or go to www.RealHickoryPodcast.com
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Full time, full service REALTOR®
Trained professional negotiator
Knowledge of computer technology
Multi-million dollar producer
NC Licensed Broker
Graduate, REALTORS Institute, GRI
Certified Residential Specialist, CRS
Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist, CLHMS
National Association of REALTORS®, member
New construction sales
Lake front property
Energy Efficient for Homes
Real Estate Finance
Listening skills to identify your needs
Innovative sales & marketing strategies for clients
Effective negotiating strategies for clients
Knowledge to effectively close a deal
First Time Buyers
ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS:
Catawba Valley Associations of Realtors
Catawba County Chamber of Commerce
Hickory - Catawba Valley Home Builders Association
Rotary Club of Catawba Valley
February 2010 - Present:
REALTOR/Broker, President HICKORY REAL ESTATE GROUP Inc.
June 2008 - February 2010:
REALTOR/Broker with CENTURY 21 American Homes
August 2006 - June 2008:
REALTOR/Broker with Prime Properties, a Discount Broker
Pre-Real Estate Experience:
Self Employed Real Estate Investor
Manager for TJ Maxx
Assistant Manager for KMart
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration / Human Resource Management
Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ
AWARDS and Service
2017 President Catawba Valley Association of Realtors
2013-2018 Director Catawba Valley Association of Realtors
2014 REALTOR OF THE YEAR ~ Catawba Valley Association of Realtors
2009 QUALITY SERVICE AWARD ~ Century 21
2009 RUBY AWARD ~ Century 21