Currently, Shelly lives in De Soto, KS with her fiancé. They are both small business owners proud to live and work in their local community. Most recently, they refinished a small, commercial building in Historic, Downtown De Soto. In their free time they enjoy working on their home, bowling, exploring new restaurants, and spending time with friends and family.
As a child she lived in Lawrence, KS where her father was an Air Force Recruiter. She has fond memories of walking down Mass Street to visit his office. Her family eventually moved to Shawnee, KS where they stayed. As an adult she has lived in various parts of the KC Metro including a long stint in Downtown, Kansas City, Missouri where she was heavily involved in the Downtown Neighborhood Association.
Shelly began selling real estate in 2005 eventually earning Broker Licenses in Kansas and Missouri. She earned an MBA in Entrepreneurship and Real Estate from UMKC in 2012. Shelly has worked with national real estate firms, management companies, and housing developers. She is proud to choose Stephens Real Estate believing that our shared business philosophy, home town values, and dedication to client service will provide the highest level customer experience.
Shelly has a wide range of real estate sales experience including new construction, historic buildings, condos and lofts, REO and investment property types. She is comfortable working with sellers, buyers - including first time buyers, and investors. She is well versed in assisting clients who seek specialty home loans and/or utilizing home buyer assistance programs. Along with family members, she owns and manages residential investment property in Shawnee and Lawrence. Her other real estate experience includes leasing and management of high end, historic, senior (55+), and tax credit housing types. She is an experienced Home Owner Association Manager and former VA home loan originator.
Shelly has the knowledge, skill, and desire to help you with your real estate needs. Contact her today to get started.