Greenville, S.C. – Wilson Associates, one of Greenville’s largest independent real estate firms, is pleased to announce that its co-founder, Nick Carlson, has been named president of the Greater Greenville Association of REALTORS® (GGAR) and the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) of Greenville. This well-respected trade group serves more than 3,800 association and more than 4,500 MLS members, across more than 500 member REALTOR® firms in the greater Greenville market.
Carlson assumes this role after more than ten years of working with GGAR as a member, director and officer, during which time he has helped shape training and education, ethics and best practices, profitability and firm management and professional standards for agents and brokerage firms across the area. He has also been a leading voice on key issues, providing insight and helping to lobby for positive change on key issues like development codes, tax valuations, legislation, zoning, affordable housing and sustainable growth, while supporting a host of community and volunteer efforts.
In his eight years of working alongside Sharon Wilson, Wilson Associates’ president/broker in charge, Carlson has helped build Wilson Associates into one of the one of the top-performing independent real estate agencies in the Upstate, using his expertise and uncompromising dedication to provide superior service and help thousands of families find and sell their homes, while mentoring scores of talented agents. An innovator by nature, Carlson helped pioneer the use of social media and digital marketing in the Greenville market and pivoted quickly to develop virtual showings during the pandemic.
Carlson demonstrates his love for the Upstate not only through his professional life but by helping with many local causes, including Hands On Greenville, AID Upstate and Project Host, and has played a key role in raising funds and securing donations for Cancer Survivors’ Park and Unity Park. He is also a patron of the arts, supporting the Peace Center, Artisphere and Metropolitan Arts Council.
A South Carolina native and proud Clemson University graduate, Carlson is a noted expert in his field, always happy to share key data, important information and insight to educate the community and inform the media on real estate issues of interest.
For more information on the Greater Greenville Association of REALTORS, its leadership team or work, please visit www.ggar.com.
About Wilson Associates
Founded in 2014 by two brokers with years of combined expertise and a shared desire to deliver a higher level of service for clients and more rewarding opportunities for agents, Wilson Associates is a Greenville, S.C. based real estate firm specializing in creating luxury buying and selling experiences regardless of home price. One of the largest independent brokerage firms in greater Greenville, Wilson Associates prides itself on being more nimble, flexible and locally focused than large chain firms. We’re everywhere in the Upstate, and we operate with unsurpassed knowledge of and an abiding personal commitment to the area our family has called home for many generations. Wilson extends its reach and impact as a member of member of Leading Real Estate Companies, the largest global real estate referral network and Luxury Portfolio International, the leading network of the world’s premier luxury real estate brokerages. Among the very best in their field, our more than 30 agents are hand-selected and meticulously trained to pair high-touch service and high-tech tools to remove the stress and worry from the buying and selling process, giving our clients peace of mind and bottom-line results. Get to know more about the real estate firm that knows more about the Greenville market than anyone at www.wilsonassociates.net.
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