Pete has a combined 20+ years of successful experience and performance in the Fortune 500 and Commercial real estate industries and was awarded the Brunswick County REALTOR® of the Year and the NC-CCIM Chapter’s President’s Award for 2012.
Pete arrived in Southport and the commercial real estate industry after a successful 14 year management and leadership background in the Fortune 500 arena where he developed a global network in a variety of industries. Pete is a member of the CCIM Institute (Certified Commercial Investment Member) and in October of 2008 earned the CCIM designation which is the highest commercial designation awarded in the field of commercial real estate. Pete is one of only a few members of the Brunswick County Association of REALTORS® who holds this prestigious designation which provides his clients access to the most advanced market listing and analysis technology and the widest commercial network in the U.S. and globally. Pete is also one of only a few in Southeastern, NC that are members of both the Brunswick County MLS and the Wilmington Commercial MLS.
Licensed in both North and South Carolina, Pete focuses in commercial and investment real estate with an emphasis on offering his listing clients broad commercial market exposure through the CCIM Network and both the Brunswick County MLS and Wilimington Commercial MLS, site acquisition and market analysis in southeastern U.S.. A principal of Southport Realty, Inc. and President of River Sound, Inc (real estate consulting and advisory), Pete’s colleagues awarded him with the REALTOR® of the year award for the Brunswick County Association of REALTORS® for 2012. Pete also was awarded the NC-CCIM Chapter’s President’s award in 2012.
Pete served on the Brunswick County Association of REALTORS® Executive Committee in 2012. Pete served as the 2011 President of the Brunswick County Association of REALTORS®, serves as a member of the Association’s Executive Committee, and has served or is currently serving as a member of the Association’s Legislative, Finance, Budget, Facilities and Strategic Planning Committees; at the state level, Pete served as 2011 Regional 2 Vice President (Wilmington/Brunswick County) and served a 3-year term as a Board of Director for the North Carolina Association of REALTORS®. Pete is currently serving a 3 year term as Board Member for the North Carolina chapter of CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) and serves as the Legislative Committee Chairperson for the NC-CCIM chapter. Pete is also currently serving a 2 year term for the Wilmington Commercial Board of REALTORS® (REALTORS® Commercial Alliance for Southeastern, NC). The volunteer positions in which Pete has served benefits his clients with a much expanded regional and national network.
He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business from UNC Chapel Hill and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Wake Forest University.Specialties
Commercial Real Estate (listing and site acquisition), Market Analysis and Consulting