Our Team – Megan Dowdy is a seasoned real estate broker, educator, and entrepreneur. A native of Orlando, she is one of its biggest promoters and is familiar with all that Orlando has to offer. She attended Lake Highland Preparatory School, obtained a business degree from The Calloway School of Business at Wake Forest University, and then obtained her Masters in Hospitality and Tourism Management from The University of Central Florida’s Rosen College of Hospitality Management.
Her passion for bringing hospitality and service to real estate is a rare find in the industry. Building relationships that begin with the first transaction and carry on over years is what Megan thrives on. Communication and accessibility are of the utmost importance to providing a high level of service – and Megan prides herself on those!
When she isn’t representing clients in the purchase of real estate, Megan is teaching, as an Adjunct Instructor, at The University of Central Florida’s Rosen College of Hospitality Management. She teaches the future leaders of the industry numerous courses ranging from Guest Services Management, to Marketing, to Hospitality Communications.
Giving back is also a major theme in Megan’s life. Megan is a Founder, Board of Directors President, and Hospitality Committee Chair of The AutoNation Cure Bowl; Orlando’s newest NCAA post season college football game set to kickoff on December 19, 2015. All proceeds from the game go directly to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation where ninety-one cents of every dollar raised goes directly to research, and finding a cure for cancer. She also maintains strong relationships with each of her alma maters, even holding a position on the Alumni Board of Directors at Lake Highland Preparatory School in downtown Orlando.
Megan is also a licensed Real Estate Instructor and holds two designations: Accredited Buyer’s Representative and Graduate Realtor Institute; also, two certifications: Florida Military Specialist and Military Relocation Professional.
As an Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR), Megan has a competitive edge when working directly with her buyer-clients. The real estate skills and knowledge that the ABR designation provides Megan gives each home buyer an invaluable advantage when looking for the perfect home.
The Graduate REALTOR Institute (GRI) designation gives Megan in-depth training in both technical and fundamental areas in real estate including such topics as technology and the sales process. Whether buying or selling, each client benefits from this competitive advantage that Megan can bring to the transaction.
As a Military Relocation Professional, Megan understands the process and procedures that can be overwhelming for military families. Megan’s specialized training helps military clients find the best fit for their needs while utilizing the military benefits that are available to them. Additionally, Megan’s certification as a Florida Military Specialist benefits her military personnel clients in every stage of the real estate process including exploring special financing options and makes the transaction as smoothly as possible.
Stacy is a third generation Orlando native with deep roots in the Orlando community. She was a charter member of Lake Highland Preparatory School, attended Auburn University and graduated from the Warrington College of Business at the University of Florida. Stacy lives in College Park and worked in the downtown Orlando area for over 15 years. She is passionate about helping others. Whether you are a first time home buyer or looking for your forever home, she is always happy to help! Growing up in a family business, Stacy holds customer service and hard work to the highest standard. She enjoys getting to know her clients personally to help them find the perfect fit for their needs and wants. Stacy’s love for real estate began in a small bungalow on New Hampshire Street in College Park. Since then, Stacy and her husband of 13 years have continued to buy, renovate, rent and sell properties in the downtown area as well as in New Smyrna Beach. She is the mom of three children and enjoys spending time with her family on the soccer field, at the beach, and cheering for the Gators.
Keith has been a Realtor in the Orlando area for the last few years servicing areas throughout Central Florida. Keith has represented Berkshire Hathaway, Prudential, and Carrington providing him with his vast residential real estate experience. He originally moved to Florida in 1989 and started working for the Walt Disney Company, where he spent 17 years working in all aspects of guest service and sales. After Disney, he spent the next decade working on opening and building a restaurant/bar. Simultaneously getting his foot in the door with construction. Construction displayed his remarkable, detailed and skilled work, However with the collapse of the building industry he procured a career in Real Estate. This is where he found his home, combining the satisfaction from building and fulfilling a dream of ownership. Matching families with their new home was very rewarding and found to be quite natural for Keith, while marrying his sales experience and customer service.