Growing up in Sikeston and living in Southeast Missouri all my life is something that I am very proud of. I love the history of this area and the priceless relationships that I have formed with the people that live here. My 30 plus years in banking and commercial lending allows me to deliver an elite level of service to my clients. I leverage my deep market knowledge and financial expertise to ensure the best real estate experience from start to finish. I pride myself on providing my clients the best possible service while insuring attention to detail. I love what I do and have a passion for helping people, so I make it a priority to do things the right way while building long lasting trustworthy relationships.
Tom is the Co-Owner of Area Properties Real Estate in Sikeston, Co-Owner of AP Commercial in Cape Girardeau, and he is a lifelong resident of Southeast Missouri. Tom earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University of Missouri and served on the Student Advisory Board for the School of Agriculture. He came to the real estate business with 25 years of experience as owner of Dewitt Insurance, an independent insurance agency in Sikeston. The agency is predominately property and casualty driven with an emphasis in business insurance. With clients throughout Cape Girardeau, Jackson, Sikeston and surrounding areas, Tom has the contact and business experience to help you meet your real estate needs. Tom is married to Lori, has two daughters, Alex (son-in-law Kevin), Miranda, and one granddaughter, Rae with his first grandson due in May. Growing up and working on his family farm, Tom knows the value of hard work and setting & accomplishing goals. Let Tom put his knowledge and experience to work for you; he has always been driven to serve, innovate, and communicate with a purpose.