Tom Heller

tom heller realtorTom Heller founded Heller USA in 1984 and has been President and spearhead of the organization over a span of nearly 30 years.

Tom Heller’s experience includes user and investor acquisitions & dispositions, and lessor & lessee negotiations. With this experience from both sides of the table, he is able to increase a property’s value through cost effective improvements and by employing solid management principles.

He can help you avoid mistakes and guide you to successful, profitable real estate investment.

Mr. Heller has the following credentials:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance
  • Masters of Business Administration Degree in Computer Systems
  • CCIM designation
    • Certified Commercial Investment Member awarded by the Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute of the National Association of Realtors
  • State Certified General Contractor
    • CGC# 040208
  • President – Commercial Industrial Real Estate Brokers Association, 1996
  • Director – Commercial Industrial Real Estate Brokers Association, 1997
  • Director – Society of Commercial Realtors, 1996 & 1997
  • Realtor – Member of Society of Commercial Realtors
  • SIOR – Society of Industrial and Office Realtors

Tom is originally from Baltimore, Maryland and spent many summers working in the resort town of Ocean City, Maryland. He received his Bachelor of Science, College of Business, and Finance Degree from the University of Maryland in 1976 and moved to Florida. He received his Masters of Business degree with a concentration in Computer Systems from FAU in 1978. He worked with IBM while in graduate school and after graduation was offered one of only 16 available positions throughout the United States with NCR in their Major Financial Accounts Division in Ft Lauderdale, Florida. After five years he opened Heller USA, a commercial real estate firm.

Tom has many varied interests. He enjoys snow skiing, scuba diving, saltwater fishing, tennis and basketball. Tom is the Commissioner for the Parkland YMCA Adult basketball league.

Tom is also an avid boater, having owned and captained a sport fishing yacht throughout the Florida Keys, the near and Far Bahamas.

Tom enjoys the classic muscle cars of the 1960’s. You may see him driving his 1969 Chevrolet Camaro RS SS 350 convertible on one of our great Florida days.

In 1986, Tom ‘s wedding proposal to his wife MaryFrances made the newspaper front pages all over the country. He rode a white horse in a shinning suit of amour as he asked for her hand in marriage. Both Tom and his wife are members of NAMI. They have 2 children, Alexa, a NYC recording artist, dancer, actress, and Jordan who studies at FAU, plays guitar and is a competitive skim boarder.

Atlantic Avenue Magazine Feature – Interview with Tom.