Walter was born in North Carolina, his father was a race car driver and he understands the value of quality service in business and quality in life. He works hard, enjoys the local recreation of Lake Norman and regularly volunteers to serve the community.
Walter Harvey is a highly experienced agent with many production awards and special designations (ABR, CIPS, CRB, CRS, GRI, SRES, e-PRO, SFR, BPOR, CDPE). Real Estate is his chosen career and has over 35 years’ experience in this profession. Regardless of whether you are buying or selling your home, he will create a “special blend” of marketing and negotiation skills that will benefit you and your unique property.
In real estate, Walter has earned national designations: GRI, Graduate Realtor Institute; CRS, Certified Residential Specialist, achieved by less than 2% of all licensees nationwide; ABR, Accredited Buyer Representative and SRES, Seniors Real Estate Specialist. Walter was featured in Broker-Agent Magazine, a testimonial to his professionalism by his peers. He has worked with builders and banks as well as buyers and sellers. In "down markets" he has successfully helped sellers when their loans exceeded the fair market value of their homes by negotiating "short-sales" and preserving the seller's credit and dignity. For five years, Walter was the listing agent for 14 lenders for their REOs (foreclosure properties). Walter has sold over 770 homes.
Walter served as a commissioner on the Hawaii Real Estate Commission from 2009-2013. He is a Vietnam veteran, a licensed commercial pilot and an avid fly-fisherman.
His motto is: "Setting A Higher Standard" and Walter makes buying or selling a home a more pleasurable experience. His is confidential, knows what to do, communicates with you, and he pays attention to details. When you are selling, investing in multifamily units, exchanging, buying personal or rental property, you will benefit from his vast experience and he will assist you in making the best decisions for your individual situation.
Call him today and let him put his "special blend" of service together for you. You will be glad you did!