“Attitude is Everything”
Jerry began his real estate career right out of college after earning his degree from the University of Kansas. Jerry started with one of the largest developer’s in Kansas City The J.C. Nichols Company specializing in residential sales and shortly thereafter was promoted to new home sales and became a new home project manager for one of the 64 developments Nichols developed throughout Kansas City. Jerry has spent the last 34 years in both new home and residential sales. Currently with the number one company worldwide, Keller Williams Realty, Jerry is focused on both residential and new homes. Jerry’s current expertise gives you the best of both worlds. Buying a New Home? Jerry knows and has worked closely with all of the most reputable builders in the Kansas City Area.
A National award-winner and seasoned pro with 34 years of experience in the Kansas City metro area, Jerry Kelso has become Kansas City’s “Go To” agent and a consistent leader with a reputation for tenaciously protecting his clients’ interests. Savvy negotiations and cutting-edge marketing strategies join uncompromising integrity as the hallmark’s of Jerry’s service. Jerry is exceptionally well-respected in Johnson County, not only for his unparalleled professional track record and high ethical standards but for being an honest, hard-working family man with 5 children who does absolutely everything in his power to ensure his clients’ success and satisfaction. “Attitude is Everything” is our tag line!
Jerry is highly motivated and committed he brings a sense of ease to the complex business of Real Estate. “My top priority is to provide exemplary service to each and every client that I work with.” Jerry brings integrity, skill, and professionalism to every opportunity and challenge, ensuring that his clients are 100% satisfied. Jerry exudes a passion for real estate that shines through in his daily activities, whether he is working with Sellers or Buyers. He prides himself with always being one-step ahead of the competition. By staying connected using the latest technologies, his clients will be confident knowing that they will gain the greatest advantage when buying their largest personal or financial asset.
“I love Kansas City!” For 30 years, Kansas City has been home to Heather Kelso. A licensed agent for over 6 years with Keller Williams, Realty Partners, Inc., Heather gained knowledge quickly by working alongside seasoned mentor, Jerry. She also has prior experience working with her father developer and real estate broker.
After graduating with her MBA in Finance and Marketing from the University of Missouri-Columbia, she assisted people as an investment portfolio counselor at what is now Bank of America. Allstate Insurance then hired Heather to work in their financial division. In 2004, Heather established a private school in Overland Park. It is still thriving today. On a personal note she and Jerry have 5 wonderful children and two grandchildren. She has been actively involved as a board member of both the Kansas City Blazers swim team and Young Life. She and Jerry are also active church members and involved in leadership.
“Given my experiences, I look forward to helping you sell or find your perfect home while looking out for your financial interests. I am very detailed, quick to respond, communicate clearly, and am dependable and honest.”
“Jerry and I work well together as a team to serve you. The two of us bring different strengths and perspectives… you will GET US BOTH and we work with you personally! While we do have assistants to help us, YOU get us every step of the way and will not be handed off to people with less experience and knowledge.”
Designations and Professional Experience:
Associate Broker licensed in Kansas & Missouri since 1984
CRS-Certified Residential Specialist
ABR-Accredited Buyer’s Representative
CRS-Certified New Home Sales Professional
MBA-Masters of Business Administration in Finance and Marketing
5-Star Customer Satisfaction Award for the past 15 years
Numerous Sales Awards for Achieving High Volume and Number of Units Sold.
Certified Relocation Specialist
Kansas Association of Realtors
Missouri Association of Realtors
KCRAR Grievance Committee for Ethics
New Home Construction-Worked with all Top Builders in KC
#1 Keller Williams Office in Kansas City