Established in 1921, Mel Foster Co. Inc. is one of the leading real estate and brokerage companies in the Iowa and Illinois area. Based in Galesburg, Ill., the firm caters to the development of residential housing as well as commercial and industrial properties. It specializes in residential home sales and new home construction, along with commercial sales, land development, farm/land sales, auction and property management, to name a few. Mel Foster Co. Inc. also provides home warranties, insurance and relocation services. Additionally, the firm provides online continuing education training in real estate in partnership with The CE Shop.