Seabrook Marchant

Designations/Affiliations:

GRI-Graduate REALTORS® Institute; CRB, Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager; CMP, Certified Marketing Professional. 2020 Recipient of the Order of the Palmetto; BS degree from Clemson University in 1964.  

Experience/Background:

Seabrook entered the real estate business in 1968 after a brief career in the textile business, two years of active duty with the US Army and various sales and management positions until founding Marchant Real Estate in 1993.  In September 2020, Seabrook was awarded The Order of the Palmetto by South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster at the 6th Annual LEAD Greenville event. The Order of the Palmetto is the state’s highest civilian honor awarded to citizens of South Carolina for extraordinary lifetime service and achievements of national or statewide significance.  He is past President of both the Greater Greenville Association of REALTORS® and Greenville Multiple Listing Service. Seabrook was named “REALTOR® of the Year” in 1981. Served as Secretary and Treasurer of The South Carolina Association of REALTORS® and Chairman of The South Carolina REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC) and named “REALTOR® Emeritus” by NAR in 2009. Director of The Home Builders Association of Greenville. Past President of The Greenville Touchdown Club, Past Chairman of the Civil Service Commission for The City of Greenville, Past Chairman of The Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Tournament Committee. Charter Member and Life Member of Heritage Sertoma Club. Named “Sertoman of the Year” in 1974. Served a six-year term as Board Member of Clemson University IPTAY Scholarship Fund. Also served as Vice President of The Board of Directors for Habitat for Humanity, Secretary and Vice Chair for Connector 2000 Association, Past President of the Caesar’s Head Community Center, and Chair, Board of Trustees for Faith Memorial Chapel, Cedar Mountain, NC.

Strategy/Motivation:

Truly enjoys the real estate business and helping clients achieve their goals. Enjoys seeing the company’s agents succeed. Is motivated by the dynamic business climate of Greenville and the opportunity to positively contribute to its growth.

Personal/Community Interests:

Married to the former Anne Hendrix; three children, Brian, Mary Beth, and Laura; and seven grandchildren. In 2015, Seabrook founded LEAD Upstate, a 501C3 Non-Profit which bridges the community and law enforcement together in the name of appreciation and gratitude.