Hilton Head Real Estate News: April 2017

Real Estate

Engel & Völkers welcomes Terri Rupp and Bill Rupp to their growing team. The Rupp Team are leaders in the marketplace that have particularly exceptional skills in serving a premium clientele.

 Terri Rupp and Bill RuppTheir commitment to excellence in everything they do, combined with their skills in negotiation and dedication to their clients have propelled them to top realtors in the marketplace.


Joy Vinson

Joy Vinson joins the Engel & Völkers leadership team as vice president, client and advisor. Vinson is a seasoned business leader with experience in sales, marketing, technology, training and management.  Her most recent position at the Hilton Head MLS added real estate to her long list of expertise and skills, making her a perfect fit as she helps the company continue their recent success.

Scott CollinsCharter One Realty is pleased to announce that Scott Collins has joined the company at its Belfair office. Collins joins over 130 top-producing real estate professionals at Charter One Realty, the Lowcountry’s sales volume leader in real estate. After discovering his love for the Lowcountry, Collins relocated from the Chicago area to Bluffton to pursue his career as a real estate agent. He is dedicated to building lasting relationships with his clients, focusing on each client’s personal needs, and making sure every aspect of their home sale or purchase is met. Having grown up in a real estate family, real estate has been a lifelong passion for Collins. He understands the subtleties of today’s market and knows what it takes to get homes sold for the highest price. He has crafted his real estate business with an exceptional foundation consisting of area knowledge, loyalty, professionalism and the primary focus of protecting his clients’ interest. As a part of the Charter One Realty Belfair office, Collins will specialize in all residential real estate in Bluffton, as well as on Hilton Head Island. His ability to handle transactions successfully, while clearly communicating with his clients, is one of his most appreciated strengths. As a member of Charter One Realty, Collins will continue to cater to his clients’ individual needs and lifestyles while providing the superior service for which Charter One Realty is known.

David EdlWeichert Realtors-Coastal Properties owners/brokers-in-charge Joe and Karen Ryan welcome David Edl to the agency's sales team. Edl is a native of Akron, Ohio, growing up on the border of Green, Lake, and Springfield townships. After graduating from the University of Akron, he took on many entrepreneurial pursuits including the video software industry in the late 1980s and then property acquisitions and rentals in the 1990s to the present.

John BealJohn Beal has joined Diamond Realty and Property Management as broker associate and manager of business development. In that capacity, Beal will be spearheading the company’s commitment to dynamic growth in its real estate sales division. He previously held a real estate license for over 10 years with Weichert Realtors Coastal Properties and RE/MAX Island Realty in the capacity of Realtor, broker associate, sales trainer and office manager. Prior to entering the real estate field in the Hilton Head area, Beal spent 23 years in sales and sales management calling on health care professionals in the northeastern part of the United States, working for such Fortune 500 companies as Warner Lambert, Boston Scientific, Eli Lilly and Volcano Corporation. He will lead Diamond Realty and Property Management’s growth through business acquisitions, agent recruiting, new agent sales training, and as a marketing specialist.

Dawn HoffmanVicki CollinsTaylor StandenCollins Group Realty welcomes two new staff members and moves another to meet growing client and business opportunities. This latest expansion — bringing the group to a total of 23 members — stems from the company’s culture and drive to set the bar for exceptional service and professionalism in Lowcountry real estate. Dawn Hoffman, the group’s current Bluffton office manager, will move to the group’s main office to support the Hilton Head Island-based listings team as a second listings coordinator. Her extensive knowledge and experience in real estate administration combined with her energy and drive will add tremendous value, structure and efficiency in the important arena of seller services. Vicki Collins will take over the role of Bluffton office manager, where she will offer comprehensive support to the group’s mainland specialists, while also serving as assistant to the company’s marketing manager, Ashley Smith. Taylor Standen, a Hilton Head Island native, joins the Hilton Head listings team as a full-time listing coordinator. Standen will focus on the processing, logistics and marketing of properties listed for sale on Hilton Head. She graduated from the University of South Carolina in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in hospitality management.

Rocky MullisCarol MullisHilton Head Properties Realty and Rentals is pleased to welcome Sea Cloisters Vacation Rentals. Sea Cloisters Villas are complemented by an on-site front desk, providing customer service at its highest level. This makes it both unique and wonderful on Hilton Head Island. Joining the Hilton Head Properties Realty and Rentals property management team are Rocky and Carol Mullis, who will be working at the Sea Cloisters office. They have more than 30 years of property management and vacation rental experience.

agentsRE/MAX Island Realty agents took a break from Lowcountry living and headed west to participate in the National R4 RE/MAX Convention in Las Vegas on Feb. 27-March 2. Agents, brokers and owners from all over the world meet in Las Vegas annually to connect and grow as companies and individual agents.