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Joyce relocated to the Grand Strand from Raleigh, NC, where she was a broker/REALTOR® for a development and construction firm for over 16 years. With the vast knowledge acquired throughout her real estate career she seized the opportunity to start her own real estate brokerage firm, White Shoreline Realty, in October 2004.
As broker-in-charge of White Shoreline Realty, Joyce and all her associates are committed to serving buyers and sellers with a high degree of professionalism and integrity. She relies heavily on the use of technology as a marketing and research tool which provides a quicker response time to all requests for listings, CMA’s and area information. Joyce assures fast and reliable customer service. Licensed as a broker in both North and South Carolina, she is able to meet the needs of all her clients in Horry County as well as our neighboring state.
Company affiliations include:
- Coastal Carolina Association of REALTORS® MLS
- National Association of REALTORS®
John Watson Blanton retired to the North Myrtle Beach area from the Durham, North Carolina area. John has been involved in commercial & residential real estate, commercial & residential real estate appraisals, code enforcement, project management, property management, and engineering & development for 34 years. John has 26 years of direct experience in the commercial and residential real estate market with expertise in: listing properties, providing strong buyers representation for both homeowners and investors and having extensive knowledge surrounding new residential and commercial construction, code enforcement, project management and property management.
John is a Licensed Real Estate Broker in North Carolina & South Carolina. He also has his Residential Appraisal licenses in North Carolina & South Carolina, as well as, being a licensed General Contractor in North Carolina. John’s many years of experience, as well as his extensive industry knowledge and associated designations, are a huge asset to the White Shoreline Realty team.
John holds the following certifications/state licenses:
- South Carolina Residential Real Estate Appraiser License (CR4398)
- South Carolina Real Estate Brokers License (38338)
- North Carolina Residential Real Estate Appraiser License (A-58)
- North Carolina Real Estate Broker License (#61488)
- U.S. Department Of Housing & Urban Development REAC (ME0742)
- Southern Building Code Congress Housing Rehabilitation Certification (#1027)
- North Carolina Building Inspections Certifications, Level III (#0634)
- North Carolina Limited General Contractor License (#21641)
Larry is a Real Estate Broker licensed by the State of South Carolina, and is a member of the Coastal Carolina Board of Realtors. He began his career in Real Estate in 1972 as a Property Manager in Hyattsville, Maryland. During his Property Management career Larry worked for three different management firms while receiving many awards and recognition such as, “1986 Property Manager of The Year” named by his peers,, Listed in the 1998 edition of “Outstanding Young Men of America”, listed in the national witness registry with Reuters Expert Witness Services as an expert witness, etc.
In 1992 Larry founded The Simmons Management Group, Inc which was one of the most successful Condominium and Homeowner Association management companies in the Washington DC area.
Larry relinquished control of The Simmons Management Group, Inc in July of 2011 and moved to Myrtle Beach. He has completed degree requirement for his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management at the University of Maryland, holds a Maryland Real Estate Brokers License as well as a Maryland Low Pressure Steam Engineer’s License.
In addition, Larry serves on the Board of Directors of “A Father’s Place” which is a South Carolina Fatherhood Initiative. They teach men how to acknowledge their responsibility. You’ll find no crutches there. The programs’ training, referrals, and support improve men’s employment status, parenting, and family relationships.