My name is Destin! I sell Destin and the Emerald Coast for over 23 years! I am fortunate to say one of my Top Mentors David Collins, who is our Broker Owner of our company is a pioneer in the industry! I took my Real Estate license from him in August 1999. I always went back to seek David for advice. I trust that Learning from the Best is key in Real Estate. My passion for Real Estate is engraved from my Father and Mother and it's in my soul! If you are looking to Buy or Sell in Destin or the Emerald Coast, I am your girl to connect with! Our Team is Amazing! If you are looking for a Referral agent in our area, rest assured, we take great care and diligence with our clients. I am the matchmaker to the Emerald Coast! I graduated from Florida State University in 1997. My degree is in Sociology, and I have a double minor is Communications and Psychology. I am very team-oriented! I give 100% and I don't like to take "NO" for an answer.
I always have a plan A, B, C, and D! In 2012 I did my first of 8 shows on HGTV's House Hunters! My passion is walking into a room and helping clients to have a vision and put their own stamp on a property. Renovating is a deep passion and vision I have. I also did 2 episodes of "Where Are They Now" on HGTV! You can view on YouTube mini clips of Destin Sells Destin! I can help you Buy, Sell, Remodel, or Build. Looking for Commercial or pre-construction? Look No Further! I know the market and I am your Destin Connection to the Emerald Coast we have an Amazing Team! I always go the extra mile it's who I am and I Love what I do! It's never been easy but, I learned from "The Best Susie Kirkland" who will always be the most Amazing Mentor! I also believe that Life is a journey, and we learn something every day it's what we make of what we learn and our Attitude!
My journey has never been alone! I partnered with my Best Friend Mary Cornelison because, I learned that we might not have it together but, together we have it all! I realized I am not a 1 woman show! It takes an Army to make a TEAM! We each have strong talents and I don't have them all but, Together our TEAM formed a group that's Unstoppable! We also formed a Nonprofit called You Shine! It's not about making commissions, is about changing lives! That is why we are The LYGHT Team! We can't wait to work with you or your family! We are here for you and you won't be disappointed!
On a side note, I love Animals, Family, and Friends! I always put God first and I believe in what's meant to be will always happen!
Work With Velia
Velia loves helping her clients obtain their dream home. She understands buying a property from the Destin area is more than needing specific house features—it’s investing in the tranquil and desired lifestyle of owning near the beach.