The most important decision you can make when buying or selling a home is to find the right REALTOR. You need someone with experience and someone who is dedicated to looking out for YOUR best interests.
Born and raised on the Space Coast and a lifelong resident of Merritt Island, Theresa Friend now resides here with her husband and three children and has been a resident REALTOR since 2004. Prior to becoming a licensed REALTOR, Theresa worked in real estate banking and private investing, which gave her a complete education regarding the financial side of real estate long before she was licensed in 2004.
Theresa specializes in waterfront and luxury homes, and her experience in luxury properties has led her to earn the prestigious Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist and Accredited Luxury Home Specialist designations. Having grown up and now raising her family locally on the water, Theresa understands and appreciates the specific needs of water enthusiasts of all kinds and can guide her clients to locations that will bring them the most joy.
She also has a passion for helping veterans, retirees, and those on active duty in the military. As the spouse of a military veteran, Theresa is uniquely qualified to understand the issues military families when relocating. This dedication led her to become the third agent in Florida to receive the Florida Military Specialist designation and she is the exclusive Brevard County agent for the Military Housing and the Everyday Here Housing Assistance Fund programs. She also holds several other Military designations for the benefit of those clients and families she represents.
Theresa loves real estate and her entire career has been focused on all aspects of the business. She is always continuing her real estate education in order to better serve her clients and has earned top designations, including those listed above and more. Among Friend’s achievements are RE/MAX Hall of Fame and RE/MAX Platinum Team Club. Theresa’s mission is to listen and to prioritize your needs while working TOGETHER to achieve the highest return on YOUR largest investment.
Designations & Certifications
- Certified Veteran Agent (CVA),
- Certified Military Housing Specialist USA Cares (CMHS),
- Certified Military Relocator (CMR),
- Florida Military Specialist (FMS),
- Military Relocation Professional (MRP),
- Certified Residential Specialist (CRS),
- Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR),
- Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES),
- Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS),
- Accredited Luxury Home Specialist (ALHS)