John Ussery Jr. joins Palmetto Bluff sales John Ussery Jr. has joined the real estate sales team at Palmetto Bluff, the 20,000 acre recreational and residential community in greater Bluffton. Ussery, a native of Hilton Head Island, is a 2002 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He recently worked as a principal with The Ussery Group, a division of Gateway Realty, in the greater Bluffton and Hilton Head Island area. Details: www.palmettobluff.com
Celia Dunn Sotheby's welcomes two Celia Dunn Sotheby's International Realty announces the addition of two members to its team. Bluffton resident Will Guscio has joined the company as an associate broker. Guscio began his career in 1990 and his hands-on experience has assisted clients in both residential and commercial transactions throughout the years. Guscio has also served as the president of the Old Town Bluffton Merchants Society from 1996-2000. Mary Ann Horne has joined Celia Dunn Sotheby's International Realty as an associate broker. Horne, who has been an associate broker for more than 20 years, recently worked as a senior vice president and regional manager for Daniel Gale Sotheby's Internatiobak Realty in New York. She is a certified senior real estate specialist, a certified buyer broker, and a luxury real estate specialist. Known for its tradition of integrity, Celia Dunn Sotheby's International Realty specializes in residential and commercial properties in Savannah and the lowcountry of Georgia and South Carolina. Details: www.celiadunnsir.com
Weichert named to Entrepreneur list Weichert Real Estate Affiliates was ranked No. 2 in the real estate category by Entrepreneur magazine in its "Entrepreneur 2013 Franchise 500" list, an annual ranking of America's top franchise opportunities. According to the magazine's website, "Our 34th annual franchise 500 ranking reveals the impact of the newest trends and the industries poised for growth." Weichert Real Estate Affiliates entered the franchise segment in 2001 as a division of Weichert, Realtors, opening its first affiliated office in January 2002. In 2005, Weichert Real Estate Affiliates was identified as one of Entrepreneur's "Top 10 New Franchises" as one of the fastest growing U.S. franchises and was the only real estate organization to be included. Currently, Weichert's independently owned and operated affiliates serve more than 230 markets in 35 states. Weichert has offices in Bluffton, Beaufort, Okatie and on Hilton Head Island.