220 W Jackson Street Ridgeland, MS 39157


Melissa Ellis

Melissa Ellis, REALTOR® – Broker Associate

KeyTrust Properties Paula Ricks is proud to have Melissa Ellis on the KeyTrust Properties team. In 2006, Melissa earned her Mississippi real estate license and in 2014 her Broker’s license. She loves helping buyers and sellers achieve their individual goals of home ownership.

Melissa grew up in the Delta area and has lived in the Metro Jackson area for the past 27 years. In 1994, she graduated from Mississippi College with a Bachelor of Science Business Administration Degree in Marketing.

Besides selling Rankin and Madison County MS homes, Melissa has extensive real estate advertising experience. For 15 years Melissa was the Manager of CTV, The Real Estate Channel, and worked closely with real estate brokers and agents to help them grow their business through advertising. Melissa also owns a marketing and advertising business, Ad Savvy Marketing Inc. As a business owner, Melissa knows the importance of meeting her clients’ expectations and continually strives to provide them with superior service.

Melissa is a member of the following organizations:

  • National Association of REALTORS®
  • Mississippi Association of REALTORS®
  • Central MS REALTORS®
  • Rankin County Chamber of Commerce
  • Home Builders Association of Jackson
Residential Sales Specialist
Whether you’re an experienced or first-time home buyer, Melissa Ellis will find the Rankin or Madison County MS homes that will meet even the most discerning buyer’s needs. She’ll get to know you so she can determine what type of home, features and amenities, and what price range will fit into your budget.

Home sellers, you’ll gain a “selling advantage” when you sign a listing agreement with KeyTrust Properties Paula Ricks, LLC. Professionally staged homes sell faster and for more money. As one of our valued clients of KeyTrust Properties Paula Ricks, LLC, you’ll receive a verbal staging consultation as part of your listing package to help you sell for top dollar.

KeyTrust Properties Paula Ricks, LLC knows how to get additional exposure for your Rankin or Madison County MS home for sale. Your property will be listed on multiple online Web sites 24/7, including various social media sites. And you’ll have a VisualTour and YouTube video created to show off your home’s features.

Accredited Buyer Representative
Buying a home may be the largest and most complex financial transaction you ever undertake. If you’re ready to buy a home, wouldn’t you prefer to work with the most qualified real estate professional you can find? Melissa Ellis earned her ABR® designation in May 2013. The ABR® designation is only awarded to licensed real estate professionals who complete specialized training that gives them the edge in understanding a buyer’s perspective and protecting and promoting their buyer-clients’ interests. When you work with an ABR®, you’ll be served, not sold. Your interests become Melissa’s interests. She’ll make your home buying experience go as smoothly and successfully as possible. Not all buyer’s representatives are equal. Melissa has made the extra effort to raise the bar, with additional training and experience. If you work with Melissa, you can feel confident that you’ll receive the highest level of buyer-representation services.

Short Sale and Foreclosure Specialist
In an effort to better serve her clients with short sales and foreclosures, Melissa Ellis earned her Short Sale and Foreclosure (SFR®) designation in November 2012. Whether you’re a seller needing to negotiate a short sale or a buyer looking for a good buy on a short sale or home foreclosure, Melissa can help!

Rankin & Madison County Area Real Estate Agent
Whether you’re a buyer, seller or real estate investor in Rankin or Madison County, you can count on Melissa’s expertise to help you meet all of your real estate goals. To contact Melissa Ellis, call 601-573-9893 or email Melissa@KeyTrustProperties.com today!