Jerry Morrissey grew up in Skaneateles and after graduating from college, spent five years pursuing his dream of playing professional ice hockey. Three of those years were spent in Europe playing semi-professionally. After ending his hockey career, he moved back to Skaneateles and began his quest as an entrepreneur in developing healthcare products, as well as in real estate.
After working for a global real estate franchise and winning numerous sales awards; Jerry and his partners started FLR in early 2010, in the midst of the down market. As managing partner, Jerry has lead the growth of the business extensively over the last 10 years, establishing FLR as the premier, independently owned, boutique real estate company in the Finger Lakes Region. Whether you are searching for your dream home or looking to sell your current one; Jerry’s insider information and extensive years in the industry will garner you the best outcome for your next transition in life.
Jane Ross has been a standout real estate professional for 15 years, working primarily in the Skaneateles market, but also in the surrounding Finger Lakes region and Syracuse suburbs as well. She prides herself on a high level of organization, attention to detail, and seasoned knowledge of the existing and historical real estate market. Due to Jane’s dedication in forming exceptional relationships with her clients and providing the highest level of service, she has been rewarded with considerable repeat and referral business from loyal clients. She is ethical, conscientious, and hard working on all transactions; every buyer and seller receives the best that she is able to give.
A little bit about Jane’s background; she grew up in the Central New York area and has lived in Skaneateles for nearly thirty years. She graduated from Clarkson University, and worked for 16 years as a Systems Analyst / Manufacturing Engineer before deciding to dedicate her career, full-time, to real estate. Jane’s problem solving capabilities and direct approach provide her clients a unique skill set to help them navigate even the most complex transactions in both good, and not so good, economic times.
As our most successful new agent Lauren has established her real estate business in the competitive Skaneateles market as well as the surrounding Finger Lakes area. With her 4 years of experience she continues to get referrals and repeat clients which is a true testament to her hard work and dedication to each and every sale. Lauren is a third-generation resident of Skaneateles with an ambitious work ethic and considerable experience utilizing new technology to reach her intended audience. According to her clients Lauren maintains excellent communication, has strong negotiating skills and is service oriented. Lauren’s skills and experience in combination with Finger Lakes Realty Partners customized marketing approach has proven effective in achieving all her client’s real estate needs. Her past sales reflect a diverse portfolio of properties from residential homes to waterfront properties, commercial listings, building lots, agricultural land, seasonal properties and rentals.
Lauren graduated from Skaneateles High School, attended the University at Albany and received a Bachelor’s of Science in biology. Inspired by her parents as well as possessing a desire to influence and educate young adults, she continued her education at LeMoyne College where she received a Master’s of Science in Education.
In her free time Lauren enjoys spending time with her friends and family and being outdoors.
Tom recently moved back to Upstate NY after 27 years of living in the Washington DC area. His expertise will allow the firm to provide a full array of real estate advisory services; including tenant and landlord representation, leasing, sales and consulting, along with investment property valuations/asset management.
Tom will be heading up the formation of Finger Lakes Realty Partners Commercial Division, and will be leaning on his experience practicing real estate in Northern Virginia since 1998. Tom has been a licensed broker in the state of Virginia since 2004, and became a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) in 2008. CCIMs are recognized experts in all facets of commercial real estate brokerage, and Tom is excited to bring this level of professionalism and knowledge to the Finger Lakes Realty Partners team.
During his career, he has produced over $175 million in sales and leasing activities. His area of expertise will be Upstate NY with a special emphasis on office and industrial properties as well as land sales.