All about bob & brock kelsey
Kelsey Custom Homes is a family-owned business. Our family has a rich history in the building industry, dating back to the 1920’s, when the Kelsey name became established here in Orlando. Today Bob and Brock Kelsey carry on this rich tradition with a combined experience of more than 40 years in the construction industry.
With our talented support team, we are confident we will exceed you expectations in making the idea of your custom home a reality. We take great pride in each home that we build and stand behind our name. We are certain, whether you are touring one of our completed luxury homes or working together to design and build the home of your dreams, you will truly appreciate the quality, detail, and one-of-a-kind design that goes into each of our homes.
Bob Kelsey was born and raised in Orlando, being a third generation builder, he has been a part of the transformation of the Orlando area.
He attended Furman University on a track scholarship where he received his Bachelor degree in Business Administration and Economics.
Upon graduating in 1972, Bob started his career in building just like his Grandfather did in 1920. After many successful years in the commercial industry, Bob decided to make a change and began Kelsey Custom Homes with his son, Brock. Since inception, their focus has been on new custom homes and high end remodels.
First Baptist Orlando
Bob has been a lifelong member at First Baptist Orlando serving on many committees through the years. For nearly 40 Years he has been the President of Baptist Terrace, which is an affordable senior adult high rise. His grandfather was extremely instrumental in starting Baptist Terrace and Bob continues this legacy today.
Arnold Palmer Medical Center
Bob is a Champions Circle member of this great children’s hospital. Not only has it been instrumental in helping his son’s recovery from a severe illness but also three of his grandchildren have been born there. He sees the value of having Arnold Palmer Medical Center here in Orlando and is grateful to support it.
Bob has been married to his college sweetheart since 1973. They have 2 children, Allison and Brock and 5 grandchildren, Madeline, Austin, Hailey, Collin, and Christopher. Outside of work Bob enjoys spending time with his family, sporting events, golf, being at the beach and traveling.
Brock has been married to the love of his life, his wife, Niki, for more than 15 years. Niki, is a seasoned realtor in the Winter Park area and continues to assist Kelsey Custom Homes in their real estate transactions. Together they have three wonderful children, Austin, Hailey and Collin, whom they love to enjoy their time together as a family away from work. They attend Summit Church.
Brock Kelsey had the privilege of growing up in the construction business here in Orlando.
He attended the University of Florida’s Building Construction School where he earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Building Construction.
Brock is now a 4th generational builder and continues the legacy his great-grandfather started back in 1920 when Pop Kelsey first began in the building business.
Brock has had the opportunity to work in both commercial and residential construction but he is thankful he found his true passion in residential construction. As a result of this passion, over 11 years ago, Brock and his father opened the doors to Kelsey Custom Homes.
Master Custom Builder Council
Serves on the Steering Committee as well as Co-Chairs the Community Service Committee through the Master Custom Builder Council
Arnold Palmer Medical Center / Orlando Health
Brock is currently the Vice Chair of the Arnold Palmer Medical Center Foundation Board. Arnold Palmer Medical Center holds a special place in his heart, having been a patient there as a child many years ago. He views it as an honor to give back to Arnold Palmer Medical Center both financial and as a volunteer.
what sets us apart
paying attention to detail
What sets us apart from the rest is our passion for what we do. We take pride in every aspect of our homes, from start to finish. We, Bob and Brock Kelsey, are involved in each step of the building process with strict attention paid to every detail along the way. We treat each home we build as if it was our own. You’ll see us on site, meticulously making sure that everything, down to the smallest detail, is done right. As owners, we ensure our availability and involvement in every decision. This provides the foundation of a quality home that will guarantee a Lifetime of Enjoyment! Continuing four generations of quality building in Orlando, we are maintaining our legacy with the honesty and integrity that precedes us.