Broker - Realtor
A little about me
and why I love real estate
FD Bell is the founder of Southeast Land & Homes and a member of the Realtors Land Institute. FD serves land, commercial, and residential clients in Henry County and surrounding Counties in Georgia.
FD's real estate career began in the late ‘90’s representing clients in commercial real estate transactions in Central Florida for St. Joe Company‘s - Arvida Commercial then acquired by Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT. After establishing a presence in commercial real estate with a focus on land, FD expanded her knowledge in the commercial real estate industry as a southeast regional manager for the CIT Group, an international commercial lending group. As an experienced lender of USDA, SBA, B&I, conventional commercial and land lending products, she established an analytical edge that would later become a great benefit to her real estate clients throughout the southeastern United States.
FD has earned her Broker’s license in multiple states, is 2016 Past President/2017-2018 Director/2019 Administrator of Georgia Chapter REALTORS® Land Institute and National REALTORS® Land Institute Education Committee Member, a Member and Board Director of the East Metro Board of REALTORS®, Georgia Association REALTORS® Member, and National Association of REALTORS® Professional Development Committee Member 2018-2020.
FD is the founder of Academy of Land Specialists, a Georgia Real Estate Commission approved school, which assists in structuring land courses for continuing education credits for Georgia licensees.
The love of land follows FD home to her and her husband Jesse's hobby farm located comfortably south of Atlanta, where gardens, four legged farm residents, land improvement, or a new project in the works, always keeps their homestead 'to do list' full.