Bob retired from the US Navy Reserves after serving for 29 years. He began his career as a Navy Corpsman stationed with the Marines at Camp Pendleton, CA. After training as a Bio-Medical Repair Technician, he was stationed at the Naval Hospital in Charleston SC and completed his 4 years of active duty there. He then got his BSEE from Clemson while serving as a reservist and got a Direct Commission to Ensign as an Engineering Duty Officer. He then rose through the ranks to Commander before retiring. Bob also retired from IBM after 28 years in various engineering, sales, marketing, product management, and management roles.He started his real estate career in 2009. Bob believes that his Navy & business experiences contribute greatly to providing excellent services to all of his clients. He especially takes pride and enjoys working with veterans tremendously!Bob has a unique home selling programs & buyer agency skills that yield results. A key strategy is to INVEST MORE than other realtors DIRECTLY on selling YOUR house. He provides a custom Marketing Plan that clearly illustrates activities and provides understanding of the value of services offered. In addition to DIRECT investment in selling your house, he leverages long term business expertise, an extensive contact list, & utilizes the most up to date real estate tools & technologies. Bob continuously looks for ways to better market, sell, mitigate risks & get his clients the best possible result.Performance counts, in 2015 & 2016, his ranking was #1 out of 874 agents affiliated with ERA in North Carolina. He personally closed over $48,000,000 in business. He always remarks that he is fortunate to have wonderful clients and gets significant portion of his business comes from referrals.Bob believes in continuous professional development & have the following certifications & accreditation's:- Strategic Pricing Specialist Certification- Cartus Relocation Program Specialist Certification- ERA Distinctive Homes Luxury Home Marketing Certification- Accredited Buyers Representative- Short Sales & Foreclosure Resource- e-PRO?, certified with the most advanced real estate technology- National, North Carolina & Charlotte Regional REALTORS? Associations- South Carolina Reciprocal Broker License- Certified Military Residential SpecialistBob is your quarterback. He has the connections & know how to get transactions successfully closed - facilitating the right project management & communication between; lawyers, mortgage providers, inspectors, warranty companies, repair companies, agents, insurance companies, HOA's, municipalities - and most importantly you & his team. He leads the team to success.THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR CONSIDERING ME!