In business since 1996, Preferred Residential Properties, A Meckly Company, is comprised of dedicated, experienced real estate professionals providing first-class service, with the highest standards of excellence and integrity in Jonathan’s Landing, BallenIsles, Jupiter, Tequesta and Northern Palm Beach County.
“We have purchased two homes through Mark and also used him as a rental agent as well, all wonderful experiences.”
– Chris Snook and Susan Stoddart – Longshore and Vintage Isle – Jonathan’s Landing
Mark earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Real Estate and Accounting at Kent State University. After completing his education, Mark worked for a title insurance agency, a residential mortgage lender, a pension fund advisor as an asset manager, and a commercial real estate company as a Director of Property Management to become knowledgeable in all aspects of the real estate field. Mark is also a Certified Property Manager and has obtained his Real Estate Broker’s and Florida Building Contractor’s Licenses.
Linda Meckly started her own business, Specialty Services Associates, Inc. in 1996. Linda brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in providing comprehensive home management and renovation services to homeowners in Jonathan’s Landing and other prominent communities in Jupiter and Palm Beach Gardens. Linda has provided over thirty years of dedicated service, is innovative & systematic, and delivers the “cutting edge“ in the home management service industry.
Janet is a licensed Realtor® and teams with Preferred Residential Properties’ Broker, Mark Meckly and Owner, Linda Meckly, on sales and annual & seasonal rentals in Jonathan’s Landing. She is systematic in the implementation of marketing and advertising efforts for the family of Meckly Companies, and also provides administrative support. Janet has broad experience in the commercial and residential property management fields and has been a team member of Preferred Residential Properties for over twelve years. Janet has an AA degree in Business Administration, is originally from Northern Virginia and currently resides in West Palm Beach.
Devin Harkness recently joined our Preferred Residential Properties’ team as a Licensed Sales Associate and will be providing real estate services to homeowners in Jonathan’s Landing and the Jupiter area. Devin is a graduate of Florida Atlantic University, a long-time resident of Jupiter, FL, and has worked for Jonathan’s Landing Golf Club for over thirteen years.
Carrissa primarily assists Linda Meckly in the coordination and details of homeowner projects, vendor schedules and also streamlines proposals, project deposits and follow-up administration. Carrissa interacts well with homeowners and vendors and contributes positive and energetic expertise to all aspects of her position. Carrissa also assists on company marketing projects. Carrissa joined Specialty Services Associates in January 2013, she has a BA degree in Anthropology from the University of Central Florida, and recently moved here from Los Angeles. Carrissa is living in West Palm Beach with her twin sister, Christine, and her Cairn Terrier mix, Pumpkin.
Melissa is exemplary in providing home inspections and coordinating house cleaning services for the clients of Specialty Services Associates. She contributes a keen attention to detail and does not allow the small things to go unnoticed or unattended. Melissa is a valued team player in the office, interacts well with vendors and homeowners. She is enthusiastic and skillful, and is always available to happily offer a helping hand. Melissa joined Specialty Services Associates, Inc. in June 2012 and lives in Stuart with her family.
Among a number of personalized duties, Nancy provides homeowner inspection services to Jonathan’s Landing residents for Specialty Services Associates. Nancy is not only detailed, but also adds a special touch to each of her duties and projects. Nancy joined The Meckly Companies in September 2005, lives in Jupiter with her husband Tom, has raised three children and is the proud grandmother of three grandchildren!
Shelby provides bookkeeping and accounting services for the family of Meckly Companies. She is dedicated, concise, and keeps a sharp eye on details. Shelby is also a licensed Real Estate Associate and provides assistance to Preferred Residential Properties and SSA Realty & Investments. Shelby has been an integral member of the Meckly team since January 2004. She lives in Palm Beach Gardens with her husband, Damien, and two delightful sons, Trent and Braxton.
“We always know we can depend on Specialty Services Associates for a multitude of projects. They are like our personal concierge, and all the employees are responsive, honest and dedicated to their customers”
– Rick and Carol Halperin – Casseekey Island at Jonathan’s Landing