My Specialty: Land Investments & Development
Serving and representing owners/investors who need expert assistance buying or selling raw land, improved lots and investment properties within Northern Arizona.
My Role in the Company: Associate Broker #BR009214000
Promote the highest level of professional service to our clients and community as a senior leader in land brokerage, development and investment properties.
Stan has a proven 33-year entrepreneurial career in land, investment & real estate development along with financial services in Arizona. He has served on boards with experience in successful national capital campaigns, working with high net-worth individuals and non-profit organizations.
He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from Arizona State University and began his career in office & industrial leasing/sales with CB Commercial (now CB Richard Ellis). He then served as a Land Asset Manager for the RTC where he managed and liquidated a $100 million land portfolio for Sun State Savings & Lincoln Savings. From 1993 – 2002, he was a founding partner with Mills-Strom Partners, Inc. where his company brokered or developed sites to home builders. From 2000-2002, he served as President and Sales Manager for Las Palmas, a luxury beachfront development in Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, Mexico. In 2002, he founded ACRES4U Land & Development, a full service commercial and land brokerage with projects in New Mexico and Arizona.
His total land brokerage now exceeds over 27,000 acres with land transactions in excess of $200 million. He served eight years as a Commissioner and Chairman of the Planning & Zoning Commission in Gilbert when it was the fastest growing city in the US as well as a six-year term on the Gilbert Municipal Water Users Board. He was on the faculty at the Arizona School of Real Estate & Business for 17 years as an instructor in Land Planning & Zoning, Arizona Water Law and Subdivision Rules.
After the real estate markets crashed in 2008, Mr. Strom obtained his Series 7 & 66 security licenses and was registered in all 50 states when he worked for Merrill Lynch/Merrill Edge (Bank of America) as a financial advisor from 2011-2016. He currently holds Arizona life, health, property/casualty insurance and Real Estate Brokers licenses.
He and his wife Brenda celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary by purchasing a home in Prescott in 2020. They raised three children and together they have a long history of supporting children’s hospitals and needs.
Earned B.A. Degree in Education from Arizona State University.
1987 – 2004
Elementary Educator through out the Phoenix area.
2004 – 2006
Real estate agent with the award-winning West USA Revelation sales team (Phoenix, AZ).
2006 – 2012
Real estate agent with Prescott Realty, Inc.
2012 – Present
Broker, Branch Manager & Buyer Specialist for Prescott Realty.
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What past clients have said about Jon
"Jon did a stellar job. He represented us well. Very available and helpful with professional advice. Also willing to deal with more menial coordination tasks for the out-of-town sellers."
"Jon was very knowledgeable and professional and met all our needs. He was very easy to get in contact with when we had a question and always replied as soon as possible. Jon also went the extra mile with his marketing strategies to get our property the most exposure & highest price."
"Jon researched the market in our area thoroughly and priced our property to sell. He was very accommodating to our needs and always pleasant. He answered any questions that we had and was very knowledgeable. We would recommend Jon to anyone."
"We enjoyed working with Jon. He used all forms of new technology to keep us updated and list our property. He also made some impressive flyers, booklets & marketing materials for the sale of our property for potential buyers. We were impressed. I cannot express enough how smooth everything went."
"Jon went above and beyond the duties of a realtor and provided excellent referrals for various service people that helped get the property ready to sell. His professionalism and knowledge of the area are unmatched."
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