Jeff Blackstone has called Melbourne home since his family relocated from Alabama when he was 5 years old. Growing up on the beach, Jeff enjoyed many of the amazing luxuries that Brevard County has to offer. As a graduate of Gemini, Hoover, Melbourne HS (Mel-Hi), and Florida Institute of Technology (FIT), Jeff has an intimate understanding of our communities and local school system. Jeff served as the Mel-Hi baseball coach from August of 2015 through June of 2019 and continues to remain involved with the team through support efforts. Jeff is a father, a mentor, and brings nearly two decades of real estate experience to the Carpenter | Kessel Home Selling Team.
After graduating with a Masters in Community Planning from Auburn University, Jeff spent several years in Residential Real Estate Development, overseeing the construction of numerous sub-divisions. From there, he acquired his real estate license and opened Blackstone Realty of Brevard, a respected owner-operated agency in Brevard County. Jeff has always loved a challenge and believes his success is deeply rooted in his experiences dealing with athletes, families, and real estate investors. Priding himself on a listen-first approach, his dedication to doing what’s right for his clients is what separates him from the pack. To Jeff, it’s not all about the money, it’s about the experience, stating that if you adhere to your process, and if you do the right things, the right way, the results take care of themselves.
Through his years in athletics, Jeff brings a true team mentality to Carpenter | Kessel, creates a deep level of trust, and has a competitive nature focused on doing what’s best for his clients. Jeff helps both buyers and sellers and is ready to put his skills and knowledge to work for you.
We believe the consumer deserves a better real estate sales experience Shunning the way traditional real estate is practiced, we are raising the bar as far as the type of representation people are receiving. With leading edge technology, in depth market knowledge, innovative property presentation, a powerful global network, multimedia target marketing, discreet personal service, and expert contract negotiation.