Pickett Fences Realty, Inc., is a boutique company that provides high-level expertise in real estate in the state of Florida. Pickett Fences Realty, Inc., was founded in 2008 by Booker Pickett, who is the sole owner and principal Broker of the company. Mr. Pickett has over 22 years of real estate and finance experience. The company serves Land O’ Lakes and the surrounding Tampa Bay Area. Since 2010, the company has been a Real Estate Owned (REO) listing broker for the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
The company founder, Booker Pickett, obtained his Bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Miami, where he obtained varsity letters as a recipient of a full football scholarship. Mr. Pickett also holds an MBA and has completed hundreds of hours in professional trainings and continuing education credits.
Booker Pickett began his career in the financial sector. After establishing himself as an investment banker, he followed his desire to help more people realize the dream of homeownership by founding Westchase Mortgage, Inc. After successfully assisting thousands of borrowers obtain home financing for over a decade, Mr. Pickett transitioned from assisting buyers in obtaining financing to assisting buyers in educating themselves on the importance and value of homeownership, and began helping them achieve that dream.
Booker Pickett brings more than 22 years of real estate experience to the company. He is very active in his community as an advocate for equal and affordable housing opportunities for all. He is a past president of the Tampa Bay Area Chapter of National Association of Real Estate Brokers (NAREB). He also served the national NAREB organization as the Regional Vice President of Region V. This Region included Florida, Georgia and Alabama
Pickett Fences Realty, Inc., is a beacon of light and hope for those who dream of owning a home but do not think homeownership is possible. From its inception, Pickett Fences Realty, Inc., has taught and sponsored First time Homebuyers classes, HUD sales training classes, community wealth building seminars, and participated in numerous food and Christmas toy drives. The list of extensive activities makes up the fabric of who Pickett Fences Realty, Inc., is as a company. Pickett Fences Realty, Inc., goes over and beyond the norm to educate and promote homeownership to potential homebuyers, especially those in underserved communities