About Us

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Obi Dorsey


Obi is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Freedom Home Buyers. He began his career as a project manager for a national construction company before going in real estate full-time in 2012. With a strong background in construction, Obi understands the real estate investment market and how to navigate each project and its individual needs.

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Shelby Dorsey


Shelby is co-founder and Chief Operations Officer of Freedom Home Buyers. She manages the day to day operations of the primary business and oversees the disposition team. Shelby holds her real estate broker’s license and has been an active agent since 2010. Shelby knows the local market and ensures that every property is handled as fast and efficiently as possible.

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Blaine Dorsey


Blaine is part of our partner facing acquisitions team. He knows his way around a deal and can help you through every part of the process. Having a dedicated person to help our homeowners navigate the complicated world of real estate has been one of the main reasons for our success. The personal attention our partners get is one of the things that sets us apart in the industry.

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Shawn Hooker


Overseeing each of our investment projects, Shawn is our Lead Project Manager. We take pride in every property we invest in and we put only the best in charge of taking care of each home, making sure no stone is left unturned. From trade assignments to cosmetic updating, Shawn gives each project the care and attention it deserves.

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Kristen DiCarlo

Advertising Specialist

Possessing a deep understanidng of data management and information technology, Kristen is responsible for the marketing and advertising of our products and services. Sharing the most accurate information in the most efficient manner is her daily goal. From direct mail campaigns to online presence, Kristen works hard to make sure our message reaches the masses. We are here for you when you need us and we want the opportunity for you to know us!

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Paul Neumyer

Digital Marketing Specialist

Coming soon.

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Melanie Crass

Transactions Coordinator
Licensed Real Estate Agent

As a Licensed Realtor, Melanie is fluent in all things real estate and has a deep desire to help those in need of real estate solutions. She oversees the quality control of each transaction with acute attention to detail. From seller expectations to daily communications, Melanie is available to you every step of the way! Customer reviews rave about her quick communications and ability to get the nitty gritty of paperwork taken care of – and we couldn’t agree more!


Apryl Murphy

Licensed Real Estate Agent

A top-performing, management professional with over 16 years of experience, Apryl has proven her ability to deliver substantial revenue and growth in a highly competitive business market. Enthusiastic, dedicated and rising to any challenge, Apryl knows the ropes and navigates them with ease. This allows her to build connections with our buyers and see a deal through to the end!