HOMES OF THE SPACE COAST
Owner taps wealth of knowledge as real
estate agent to create his dream home
Pity the real estate agent who specializes in high-end
properties. These poor souls routinely explore some of the
latest and greatest trends in homes. On a daily basis, they
bravely encounter drool-inducing kitchens and face milelong
spa bathrooms no mortal would want to ever leave. They
are keenly aware of a cornucopia of creature comforts.
How can they go to work every morning to face such a daunting job,
such opportunities for raging home envy?
In the case of Kirk Kessel, the problem is solved by building your own
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By Maria Sonnenberg
Kirk Kessel of Carpenter/Kessel Compass Real Estate in Indian Harbour Beach drew on
ALEX SERRAO PHOTOS his vast knowledge when building his home.