From Apartment life right out of college…to Medical buildings in Texas…to a horse farm in Carolina, I’ve rented it, managed it, financed it, developed it, bought it, invested in it, sold it and flipped it – IT is REAL ESTATE.
I just love it! Here is my journey:
1979- College student leasing apartments as a summer job
1980-UNCC Graduate, Residential Property Manager of Barcelona Apartments
1988-Commercial Real Estate Developer career started, traveling the Southeast US
1993-NC Real Estate Sales License obtained, kept active every year since
1994-Bought my first home on Old Post Road (after seeing only 44!)…proud homeowner
1998-Bought 10-acre Horse Farm in Concord, rented out first home
1998-Hung up hard-hat to attend Carolina School of Broadcasting
1999-Associate Producer of “Moving America’s Lighthouse” with Walter Cronkite
2003-Bought current home in subdivision for new family life
2004-First Retail project at Renaissance Square, Hwy 73, Concord/Davidson
2008-Charleston, SC temporary move to manage new Cancer Center and Medical bldg.
2010-Guilt set in, environmental education began, became columnist (In Honor of Planet Earth)
2011-Wrote first book and blog, Think Outside The Bin (thinkoutsidethebin.com)
Currently – Developing a legacy, stay tuned!!