Seabrook Marchant, a life-long resident of Greenville and graduate of Clemson University, has dedicated most of his career to the real estate business and helping clients achieve their home buying and selling dreams. In September 2020, Seabrook was awarded The Order of the Palmetto, the state’s highest civilian honor awarded to citizens of South Carolina for extraordinary lifetime service and achievements, by South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster at the 6th Annual LEAD Greenville event. After two years of active duty with the US Army, Seabrook founded Marchant Real Estate in 1993. Awards and notable roles include: President of both the Greater Greenville Association of REALTORS®, Greenville Multiple Listing Service, 1981 REALTOR® of the Year, Secretary and Treasurer of The South Carolina Association of REALTORS®, Chairman of The South Carolina REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC), and “REALTOR® Emeritus” by NAR in 2009.
Anne Marchant strives to provide professional assistance to her clients so they can achieve the best results when buying, selling, or renting a home. With legal negotiating experience in her past, she can negotiate really good contracts for her buyers/sellers using the highest standards of honesty and integrity. Anne is in her 13th year with Marchant Real Estate where she works on a team along with her son, Brian Marchant. Anne is also a member of the Greater Greenville Association of REALTORS® and the Multiple Listing Service. Anne, a graduate of Furman University, is married to Seabrook and they have 3 children and 7 grandchildren. In addition to real estate, she enjoys spending time with her grandchildren and attending all their sporting events. piano recitals, etc.
Brian Marchant enjoys finding his clients the perfect home whether they are buying, selling, building or renting. He really enjoys selling real estate and has amassed 25 years of experience in the industry. Brian is on a team along with his mother, Anne Marchant as they work to make their clients’ dreams a reality. He is a member of the Greater Greenville Association of REALTORS® and the Multiple Listing Service. Outside of real estate, Brian enjoys golf and tennis.
Tom Marchant has become Greenville’s go-to REALTOR® for fine homes and properties. He understands the psychology of top-tier properties and utilizes inventive know-how to market them. He connects effortlessly with clients, whether long-time locals or prospective transplants. Tom also has a passion for new development, having successfully marketed these high-visibility projects: Park Place on Hudson, Augusta Walk, Woodland Park at Cleveland Forest. As the Vice President of Marketing for Marchant Real Estate, he is one of the Upstate’s most trusted REALTORS®. Tom also utilizes tech-savvy marketing to position high-end homes in front of their potential new owners. He and his wife, Gidge live in Downtown Greenville, while overseeing the construction of a new home for themselves at Augusta Walk.
As a licensed broker in South Carolina, Kendall Bateman brings a strong background in local residential real estate sales and marketing to the Marchant Real Estate team. Kendall uses her wealth of knowledge in residential real estate and custom home building to best assist our clients. She is married with four children and when she isn’t busy working, she enjoys traveling to the coast and mountains and tailgating for Clemson football.
Laura Marchant Williams
Laura Marchant Williams is a third generation Greenvillan whose roots run deep. She is a graduate of Converse College with a BFA in Interior Design and spent her professional career in sales and business development. Laura is a people person with a strong network of connections, who values cultivating new relationships and nurturing existing ones. She genuinely enjoys getting to know people and understanding the motivating factors behind their real estate needs. With a strong attention to detail, solid organizational skills and the ability to navigate complex circumstances, she knows how best to advocate on her clients’ behalf.
With exceptional attention to detail and superb organizational skills, Heather Barajas is a must have asset to assist both buyers and sellers in their real estate endeavors. Heather brought her talents from Pennsylvania to Simpsonville, South Carolina, and has called this city home for the past 17 years. Heather studied at Pennsylvania State University where she earned dual Bachelor degrees. Along with strong educational knowledge, Heather brings hands-on experience to the table from designing and remodeling her own home alongside her husband. These experiences have equipped Heather with the creative eye to see the potential in every home, and create a functional atmosphere for her clients’ unique taste and style.
For over 20 years, Rhett has provided an uncompromised level of expertise and personal attention to each and every client—that is her priority. Not only is she a native of Greenville, but doesn't have any intentions of leaving this incredible place. Her background stems from appraisals, mortgages, negotiating short sales & real estate sales. Additionally, She has grown up around real estate and new construction, gaining experience which has equipped her to achieve her clients’ needs and wants. She views her job as critical to client’s success - whether you are buying the home of your dreams or successfully working through the details to sell a home quickly for top dollar. From the first appointment to beyond closing, Rhett will help you navigate the entire sales process, with as little hassle as possible. She currently lives in downtown Greenville with her son, Jace and they are honored to support some of Greenville’s exceptional, local non-profit organizations including Chop! Cancer, Meals On Wheels, A Child’s Haven, United Way, Metropolitan Arts Council, & Greenville Animal Care.
Charlotte Faulk’s connections to the best business professionals and her aptitude for detail is her strategy in getting clients to the closing table. The majority of Charlotte’s career has been in banking as a consumer client manager and residential real estate lender. Her lending experience includes residential lot and construction lending, and she has worked closely with buyers of residential homes throughout her 24 years in banking, which she draws upon when working with her real estate clients. Charlotte has lived in the Upstate for over 30 years, and after living in five states and traveling extensively, she believes it is the best place to find a home.
Vicki Galloway Roark
A native of the region, Vicki attended Wade Hampton High School and Anderson University before starting her career. Over the course of her real estate journey, she has expanded her experience to include commercial building and property management. Residential sales has been her passion and greatest area of expertise, and she is a licensed real estate broker in addition to holding the REALTOR® designation. In her free time, Vicki serves her community specifically through Alzheimers’s Disease awareness and fundraising, as well as general neighborhood activities. She is close with her family and enjoys spending time with her yorkies.
Lydia began working in the Real Estate industry in 2001 as an account executive for The Homes section at The Greenville News. She also worked with The Greenville Journal in the launch of their “Friday Homes Report” (now “Journal Homes”) in 2004. With the knowledge obtained in marketing Upstate area homes, she made the transition to become a licensed agent in 2012 and now works with buyers and sellers. Lydia is married to a custom luxury homebuilder, who designs and builds beautiful upstate homes and estates. “Our careers go hand and hand and we continue to learn more about the market and homes through each other's expertise.”
Nick Lyons was born and raised in Easley, SC, and has called the Upstate home for 16 years. He currently resides in Greenville's historic Alta Vista area, just a few minutes outside of downtown. His sales experience, outgoing personality, and family background in commercial real estate make him a natural fit for the Marchant team. With excellent communication skills and a goal oriented mindset, Nick is motivated to help his clients find their dream homes. Outside of work, he enjoys spending his free time enjoying the outdoors, practicing his swing on the golf course, deer hunting, and duck hunting.
A consistently top producing agent, Bo Matheny, CCIM, CRS joined Marchant Real Estate with 30+ years of Greenville real estate experience, during which time he had closed on over $100 million of local real estate transactions. Bo is one of the very few members of the Greater Greenville Association of REALTORS® ever to achieve both the prestigious CCIM and CRS designations, this is indicative of his excellent skill and productivity in both commercial and residential real estate brokerage. He was previously associated with RE/MAX for 25+ years and achieved the RE/MAX Hall of Fame.
Clint Miller has been working at the Marchant Company as a member of Valerie Miller Properties for over ten years. The success of Clint and his team can be seen in the consistent winning of awards such as: Signature Team of the Year, Unit Listing and Unit Sales Team of the Year, Highest Average Listing and Highest Average Sales Price Team of the Year, along with Volume Listing and Volume Sales Team of the Year.
Chuck has the ability to pinpoint what needs to be done, evaluate how it can be done, and execute it in a silent, deliberate and thorough fashion. In other words,Chuck is strategic. He is not only determined in his service, but he has a kind and welcoming demeanor that puts other clients and other agents at ease. His invaluable experience and willingness to guide clients’ is what makes him remarkable.
Valerie Miller is best defined as experienced wrapped in white-glove service. The qualities that have made her one of Greenville’s most successful Realtors were honed through 18 years of experience and exceptional effort, while using innovative tools like social media marketing, aerial photography and staging, and a single-focused commitment to each client. The hallmark of her professional career is to be innovative and do something different. Valerie engages business with a holistic approach: she has pulled together the best team to ensure outstanding service to every client. “You show the client as many houses as they need to see, so they have the best research to make the best decision for their new home. That’s my philosophy. Until you have found what you want, we haven’t accomplished your goals. You are the hero, we are the guide.
Pam Moore’s superior communication skills and ability to work under high pressure allow her to find great solutions for her clients’ needs. Pam has a unique perspective as to what makes Greenville special and enjoys showing the culturally diverse, and adventurous aspects of Greenville to clients. She actively uses her vast network to ensure she is informed for prospective buyers and sellers. Pam enjoys hiking and cycling in the surrounding Paris Mountain Area.
Landon Moorehead is a firm believer in the idea that everyone deserves to live in the home of their dreams and is passionate about applying his unique industry expertise to guide his clients home. A southern gentleman at heart, Landon lived in Florida and Arkansas before his ambitions led him to the Upstate. After instantly falling in love with the city of Greenville, he put down roots and strived to become deeply connected to the Greenville community. Landon is a strong advocate of community outreach and is committed to treating each and every person he meets with authenticity and integrity.
Dana's knowledge of the Upstate allows her to understand specific areas of Greenville that have potential for growth and good investment. With her philosophy of “everyone deserves to live their very best life,” she makes it her mission to provide valuable services and information to clients in order to help them find new homes. Her history of working for a national home builder provided her with knowledge of the home building process, experience assisting others, and the ability to gauge the value and potential of local properties for investors and individuals. Her husband and her two doodles live in a century old, fully-renovated home. She spends her spare time helping families face the challenges of caring for a loved one with special needs. Dana is also passionate about exploring the outdoors, whether that be hiking, kayaking, playing tennis, or traveling.
Jamie is an Upstate native and former resident of the North Main area of Greenville with 17 years of real estate experience. Prior to Marchant Real Estate, he was a principal with a top producing real estate group in the Upstate where he consistently performed in the top 5% of the company. Jamie has worked to hone his skills to obtain ideal results for his clients through contract negotiations, focused real estate searches, and strategic partnerships with lenders and attorneys. He understands the Upstate’s market trends, which allows him to find the right neighborhood for each of his clients. Jamie invests his time and resources to ensure his clients are making sound real estate decisions. He is a 2020 Marchant Real Estate President's Circle Award recipient, a board member for the Belton Tennis Association, and former assistant coach for Greenville Little League. Jamie and his wife reside in Belton with their two children and enjoy rooting for their South Caroline Gamecocks and Furman Paladins. Jamie considers himself an avid duck hunter and loves traveling as well as spending time with family.
As an Upstate native, Ashley is no stranger to Greenville as she has witnessed the city’s growth and transformation over the years. She was born and raised in Easley, South Carolina and has recently resided in the downtown Greenville and West Village areas. Having spent 10 years in the customer service industry, her superior communication skills and willingness to get to know her clients personally shows her deliberate approach to find and meet her clients' needs. Ashley’s experience in event planning has provided her with extensive knowledge in budgeting and interpersonal communication skills. She also has a knack for interior design as she helped personally design, style, and physically build her parents’ new home. Ashley is bright, determined, and committed to helping her clients find their dream home.
Lora Pfohl enjoys utilizing her marketing expertise and experience of her own personal international relocations to assist her clients in properly listing and buying their new homes. Lora began her real estate career in 1999 as a senior project manager for an integrated brokerage firm focused on luxury real estate opportunities. Her team worked closely with developers to create some of the most unique and desirable resort and private communities in North America and The Bahamas. That experience set the precedent in how she serves her clients within her own residential real estate business with the utmost respect, and determination to be the best advisor, advocate and ally to all her clients. Lora takes a personalized approach with her clients and provides custom lifestyle location planning. She is native of Upstate South Carolina and has enjoyed living in Greenville with her husband and children for the past 25 years.
Mary Praytor enjoys working one-on-one with people and utilizing her interpersonal communication skills to match each client with a home that meets every need. Mary loves the opportunity to show newcomers to Greenville and help them in their buying process. Mary has worked in real estate for 15 years and has been a first-hand witness to the growth and development here. Mary has two daughters and is an active member in several committees and nonprofit organizations in town. She has been an active volunteer for Meals on Wheels of Greenville for over 21 years, and is passionate about serving her community,
Celeste Purdie enjoys fostering fruitful relationships in the community and helping others navigate home ownership. She has been awarded the Real Estate Negotiation Expert (RENE) and the Seller Representative Specialist (SRS). She has earned the Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) designation and the At Home With Diversity (AHWD) designation. She is a Certified Military Relocation Professional (MRP) and has utilized her veteran background to help other military members and veterans navigate the VA home loan program. Celeste is an avid traveler but also enjoys college football, personal development, genealogy and volunteering with My Neighbor's Voice.
Barb Riggs’s experience in competing in athletics has made her competitive in the real estate industry as she strives for the best for her clients. She goes above and beyond to find the ideal fit for her clients and prioritizes their happiness. She has been a licensed REALTOR® since 1997 and has grown her business over the years to where referrals from previous clients continue to be the main source of new business. She is happily married with two sons and a granddaughter. In addition to real estate, Barb loves everything sports related and has been a Team Leader for The Race for the Cure.
Carley Riggs began her journey in real estate as the Director of Marketing for Marchant Real Estate and has since transitioned into a real estate agent. Carley’s experience as a marketing professional paired with her degree in Marketing from Clemson University allows her to take a unique approach in advocating for her clients. Born and raised in Upstate South Carolina, Carley knows the value in calling Greenville, Spartanburg, and the surrounding areas home. Whether you are buying or selling Carley guarantees friendly and professional service to help you achieve your goals.
Mikel-Ann Scott has spent most of her career in the real estate business. After graduating from Clemson University with a degree in Mathematics/Computer Science, she worked for over 11 years in real estate print and digital marketing with the Greenville News. The marketing and plan development for Greenville based real estate companies and individual agents naturally progressed into her becoming an agent in 2012. Mikel-Ann is extremely organized, hard working, a great problem solver and detail oriented - all of which are essential in the real estate process. She is quick to respond, has a wealth of experience and works diligently to keep the real estate transactions running smoothly with her buyers and sellers. She truly LOVES her career and helping people with all their real estate needs. Mikel-Ann is heavily vested in our community through commitments to various organizations and charities. She is an active member of Mitchell Road Presbyterian Church. After living in 7 different states growing up, she is thrilled to call Greenville home! Mikel-Ann has lived in Greenville since 1993 and when not working, she enjoys going to the beach, being with friends and Clemson football.
Originally from Jamaica, Carla Smith-Sicilia moved to Fort Lauderdale, Florida at age 14. After high school, she attended Keiser University. From there, she went on to Sanford Brown College and received a degree in medical billing / coding and nursing aid. Carla has years of experience as a sales agent and worked for a mortgage company in Charleston, SC. Her sales knowledge, outgoing personality, and family background make her a natural fit for the Marchant team. Between home sales and substitute teaching for children with special needs, Carla still finds time to be an amazing wife and mother to 3 kids, and a friend to all. Outside of work, you can find Carla in the kitchen or behind a camera! In fact, she has her own YouTube Cooking Channel. She loves to cook, especially for her family. With her husband Joe of ten years, she enjoys spending time with her son, step-daughter, step-son, and grandson.
Andrea Sarvis is a born and raised Greenville native. She began her real estate career in Tennessee and is excited about being back in her hometown market that she loves so dearly. Over the years, she has amassed valuable experience in both buying and selling her personal homes. Andrea uses this knowledge to provide her clients with attention to details in their unique home search, the transaction process, packing & moving tips, and home renovation ideas.
As a lifelong resident of the Upstate, few know the area like Kirby Stone. After graduating from Wofford in 2012, Kirby briefly moved to Columbia where she worked as an Area Specialist for First Citizens Bank. This role prepared her for what would ultimately become a passion & rewarding career as a REALTOR®. In 2014, Kirby relocated back to Greenville, attained her real estate license and plunged into the residential market. Growing up with a family heavily rooted in the real estate industry – development, construction, property management, commercial & residential – this career path was a no brainer. A Superhost with her Airbnb properties, she has turned quite a few first time Greenville visitors into Greenville homeowners. Kirby brings to the table a passion for her profession, a stellar reputation, attention to details and offers a superb client service experience. Giving back to the community is another role she gladly participates in. Depending on the day, you might find her at Furman University where she is the Financial Chapter Advisor for Kappa Delta, delivering meals for Meals on Wheels, at Greenville High School as the Assistant Cheer Coach or volunteering with the annual Greenville High Booster Club Oyster Roast. Buying, Selling or Building, Kirby is The Stepping Stone to Your Dream Home.
An award winning, luxury broker known for her extensive market knowledge and unmatched devotion to clients, Karen Turpin is committed to building relationships and making them last. A combination of southern class and strong tenacity, Karen was raised in the Upstate and born into a family with deep Greenville roots. Armed with firsthand local knowledge and over 35 years of real estate experience, Karen has consistently been recognized as monthly top sellers and yearly top producers at Marchant Real Estate since 1997. Karen and her late partner, Nancy McCrory, were inducted into the Marchant President’s Circle & Marchant Hall of Fame for their targeted approach to achieving real estate sales.
Christy Vogel is achievement-oriented, using her optimism, confidence and creativity to personally assist clients with their local real estate needs. As an Upstate native, Christy Vogel has always been appreciative of just how much Greenville and the surrounding Upstate has to offer. After realizing her passion for building connections, she turned her love of Greenville into a career with Marchant Real Estate, guiding her clients to success with all of their home buying and selling needs.
Nellie Wagoner uses her 43 years of experience in the real estate industry to tactfully and intentionally guide her clients to make the best decision. Nellie’s experience includes listing, selling and property management, making her well-versed in all facets of real estate. She is involved in the Greater Greenville Association of REALTORS® and has served two terms as a member of the Board of Directors. Nellie has lived in Greenville for 45 years and, when off the clock, enjoys golf and the outdoors.