Aparo-Griffin, REALTOR® Broker Owner
Since 1978 Kathy Broker/Owner of Aparo-Griffin Properties, Inc.
has resided in Central Florida, more specifically in Deland,
for over 25 years. Kathy's leadership, performance and innovation
lead her to be honored with many awards throughout her career.
Out of 114,000 agents in Florida ...Kathy was among TOP 100
in the state of Florida by Real Estate Executive Magazine in
September 2016. In October 2016 Kathy was honored as Best
Woman Owned Real Estate Business - USA & The Community Business
Award 2016 - Florida Wealth and Finance.
In 2014 the 9th Annual Volusia/Flagler News Journals Business
Report was published and Kathy Aparo Griffin was honored and
featured as "One of Central Florida's MOST influential women
Aparo-Griffin Properties was opened in 2004 and every year,
for the past 10+ years in a row, has been a TOP 10 Producing
Company. Most recently in 2016 Aparo Griffin Properties received
the Readers' Choice Award they were Voted THE BEST Real Estate
Company in WEST VOLUSIA by Hometown News. In addition Kathy
was voted as BEST REAL ESTATE BROKER and BEST REALTOR for all
of west Volusia, including Deland, Deltona, Deleon Springs,
Lake Helen, Orange City and Debary.
Kathy spends a lot of her spare time volunteering at various
school's as a guest speaker, she was the instructor at "BOOT
CAMP," where she taught new agents the business of real estate
at the board of realtors and mentoring new agents at Aparo-Griffin
Properties so they can also be TOP Producers.
Kathy annually sells over 10 MILLION dollars in real estate
earning her a spot as one of the top five producers every year
since 2003 from the West Volusia Association of Realtors. As
of August 2016 Kathy has sold over $150 MILLION DOLLARS in Real
Estate most of it right here in West Volusia! In 2008 Kathy
was honored as the TOP PRODUCER in WEST VOLUSIA and she received
the TOP PRODUCER award from The West Volusia Association of
Realtors. Also in December 2010 Kathy was honored as the TOP
SELLER OF THE YEAR selling more REAL ESTATE then ANY REALTOR
in WEST VOLUSIA!
Kathy's experience is NOT just limited to the residential market
as she has a great deal of experience in investment properties,
developing property both personally and professionally. Her
most recent project was working with Auto Zone. Kathy sold them
the property in Deland and assisted in the development process,
technical review committee, rezoning, annexing all to prepare
for land development.
Kathy's compassion and personality make her very successful
in helping those facing foreclosure. She has perfected the process
of negotiating with banks to get them to SHORT sale many homes.
This in turn has stopped many homeowners who felt helpless from
being foreclosed on...and they can now move on with their lives.
Kathy is professional, outgoing, full of energy and very knowledgeable.
Experience is what is most important when buying or selling
let Kathy help you.
REALTOR® Broker Associate
Bill Griffin is married to Kathy and together they own Aparo-Griffin
Properties, Inc. They have two children Billy and Isabella.
Bill, also known as "Iron Will", enjoys riding his 1973 shovelhead
motorcycle. Bill had a career in the aviation field but at the
hest of Kathy he started working for her!! He earned his Broker's
license in early 2007 and has never had more fun than working
with the crew at Aparo-Griffin Properties. As a matter-of-fact,
Bill is our in-house pre-foreclosure (short sale) expert; he
negotiates with banks to avoid foreclosure sales. If you have
questions about avoiding foreclosure please call Bill, he can
Raised in South Florida and a Central Florida resident since
2003. Kelly is married and has one child who is 3 named “Madison.”
Kelly has been a Realtor since 2002. She enjoys the beach, riding
her bike and fine wine. She also enjoys working with first time
homebuyers and those that are MOVE up buyers. She also has a
great deal of experience with HUD homes. If your looking for
a Realtor that makes shopping for your next home fun call Kelly.
Mary has lived in central Florida her entire life. Mary grew
up in Orlando and relocated to Osteen in 2006. Mary is an avid
Florida Gator, having graduated with a Bachelor of Science in
Journalism and she obtained her Master of Arts in Public Administration
from Webster University.
Mary’s background is urban planning, zoning and land development
and worked in local government for over 30 years. After retiring
from local government, she got her real estate license and joined
Aparo-Griffin Properties. She enjoys helping people achieve
their goals, whether buying a new home or selling property.
She also pursues training and competing sport horses in the
discipline of dressage. She also specializes in equestrian estates.
Jeri is from Ogdensburg, New York. She has been in Florida for
26 years and is married to Dustin and they have 3 beautiful
girls, one "son" JOHNNY is a 2 year old morkie-poo. Jeri is
a UCF Graduate with a degree in education and has her own business
residential/ commercial cleaning. Jeri enjoys traveling and
got into real estate because she enjoys people and helping them
get into their own home.
Sandy is from Palm Beach County Florida where she gained Extensive
experience in small business operations. Sandy attended Palm
Beach State College and Florida Atlantic University for Business
Major. Sandy owed a specializing bookkeeping and accounting
business and also owed a small day care. She loves to volunteer
and has with girl scouts as a leader, church nursery, and hospitals.
She is from Palm Beach County in Florida.
Carolyn's strongest Real Estate quality is simple---she loves
people! There is no place like home and the ability to provide
her customers with the ideal home or real estate investment
is priceless. A Real Estate Agent since 2006, Carolyn is informed,
diligent, super organized and provides great detail when helping
people make the best decisions with their real estate investments.
Carolyn's strong commitment to communication and education benefits
her customers as she provides answers to questions and uses
her Aparo-Griffin Properties Team to support her knowledge transfer.
She is a strong believer in the power of knowledge…knowledge
of the Market, knowledge of the buying and selling Process and
knowledge of her customers' desires.
Carolyn makes buying or selling your home an incredible, memorable
experience. She uses her years of experience to help you achieve
your goals in the least amount of time and with the least amount
of stress possible. Whether you are a first-time home-buyer
or a seasoned seller, looking for a fixer-upper or a snowbird
retreat. She will surely bring a welcomed energy and integrity
to your next real estate adventure.