Carolinas Connect Realty announces Grand Opening in Southport, NC

A national firm opens Carolinas office in Southport, NC.-Raises Money for Brunswick Literacy Council

SOUTHPORT, NC May 4, 2015 In true southern fashion, Carolinas Connect Realty greeted over a hundred people from the local community at a grand opening reception April 30th. The event also served as fundraiser for the Brunswick County Literacy Council with donations helping the mission of improving lives by providing literacy skills for adults.

The grand opening of Carolinas Connect Realty’s home office in Southport, NC was a celebration that included local businesses, vendors, clients, friends and family. Jack Hamilton, Southeast regional vice president along with local partner for the coastal area Donald Howarth, are excited to be part of the growth of Connect Realty’s expansion into the Carolinas.

Carolinas Connect Realty Grand Opening in Southport, NC

Carolinas Connect Realty Grand Opening in Southport, NC

Jack’s responsibilities include agent and office growth in North and South Carolina. In addition to his 25 years of experience in real estate sales and agent recruitment, his real estate endeavors include more than 13 years as president of DLJ Realty, Inc., a corporation that operated as a Re/Max franchise with three Re/Max offices, and nearly 15 years as owner of Hamilton Realty Group, LLC. According to Jack, “While the companies’ concept is primarily virtual, having a store front offers an added bonus to local agents who like to have a place to meet clients.”


Donald a twenty year resident of Southport says, “I am excited about the opportunity of partnering with a growing national company and look forward to serving the needs of buyers, sellers and brokers”. Donald has over 30 years of real estate experience primarily in resort development communities and general brokerage.


Working to simplify the process between buyers, sellers and agents, the new cloud based management system utilized by Carolinas Connect Realty allows for reduced broker/agency fees, improved communications between all parties involved in a real estate transaction and ease of access for buyers and sellers.


Carolinas Connect Realty wishes to thank Coastal Event Catering, Side Street Bakery, Wild by Nature, Silver Coast Winery, Southport-Oak Island Chamber members who assisted and attended, as well as the public for such a warm welcome.


Carolinas Connect Realty’s headquarters is located in Southport, NC and is an affiliate of Connect a company founded in 2008. Connect, Inc. is a full service brokerage that is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas and is providing services in over 100 markets across the country. Carolinas Connect Realty is a full service brokerage firm servicing North and South Carolina. The firms offer industry leading technology and tools; premier services; individual, one-on-one, as well as “team” coaching, training and development; and exceptional client services.


For more information about how to join the Carolinas Connect Realty team, buying real estate and selling real estate contact Carolinas Connect Realty at or 910-218-1300.