About Blue Emerald Homes & Founder Candice McKinnon

Candice McKinnon is a passionate real estate investor and the founder of Blue Emerald Homes in the Tampa, Florida area. We specialize in dealing with a variety of land and property issues, including distressed and rehabbed homes. Blue Emerald Homes uses proven systems to ensure that clients receive the best deals and experience while working with our team. We currently service clients in the Tampa Bay area and surrounding cities. Contact us today so we can provide you with quality solutions to your real estate needs!


Our mission is to provide quality solutions for the real estate needs of our clients. We believe that providing quality solutions and quality environments increases the well-being of others and we strive to do this throughout the Tampa Bay area.

Real Estate Specialties

  • Foreclosure Avoidance
  • Bank Owned Property & REO
  • Vacant Properties
  • Distressed Properties

And many others…

Meet Candice McKinnon

Candice was born into a military family and has lived and traveled all over the U.S. and abroad. She was an early childhood teacher for six years and recently returned from the United Arab Emirates where she taught English for 4 years. Candice is a graduate of both Florida State and Georgia State University and is also a certified yoga teacher. She is currently completing her Ph.D. in Education.