Jean Griswold, Broker/Owner, Realtor, EcoBroker, TRC, FSP, CDPE,  (Provident Living Inc) Real Estate Agent



Jean Griswold
Broker/Owner, Realtor, EcoBroker, TRC, FSP, CDPE,
location_on Harrisburg, NC — Provident Living Inc
Get to Know Jean Griswold

I retired from healthcare in 2005 to pursue a career in real estate; affiliated with RE/MAX Leading Edge in 2007, achieving RE/MAX 100% Club status 2008/2009/2010; and established my own real estate brokerage in 2010.  I've earned the following designations that enable me to work with unique client needs - still fulfilling my lifelong destiny to "make a positive difference" in the world:  Transnational Referral Certified (TRC), EcoBroker® Certified, Five Star Professional - Short Sale & REO (FSP), Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE), Short Sales & Foreclosure Resource (SFR), Certified Short Sale Seller Agent (CSSS), Certified Short Sale Buyer Agent (CSSB).

I'm a "baby boomer" born in Key West, FL (yes, a native Conch) into a career military family. My husband and I live in a rural area near Mt Pleasant, NC; my 94-year-old mother - whose family history in North Carolina dates back to the 1740's - lives with us.   I have four children and five grandchildren, all of whom live in Mecklenburg and Cabarrus counties.  My passions are my grandchildren, gardening/canning, reading and photography, SCUBA, and the wonders of rural living!

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Our Team focuses on making the purchase or sale of your house or property an easy process. Our agents have specialties in every aspect of real estate - transnational referrals, residential resales, new home construction, luxury homes, farms & acreage, commercial, foreclosures & short sales, "green" eco-buildings - and we have the team expertise to provide you with the results you want.  Whatever your needs are, we will custom design a plan tailor-made for you and then work with and for you to fulfill those goals.  We want to be your "trusted real estate advisors"  - you can depend on us, not only today during your current real estate transaction, but for years to come!

The individual cities that agents on The Provident Living Team service best include Concord, Kannapolis, Harrisburg, Mint Hill, Mount Pleasant, Matthews, Midland, Locust, and Charlotte (with emphasis on Myers Park, Dilworth, Ballantyne, SouthPark, and the University Area).  We are very knowledgeable about all areas that comprise the Piedmont region of NC - including Mecklenburg, Cabarrus, Stanly, Union, Iredell, and Rowan counties - as well as portions of Upstate SC.

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Below are some kind words that our clients have said about us ...

"Jean was great to work with and very accomodating to our schedules. She worked hard to find us the right homes to look at and gave us great advice for our choices. Overall she was awesome and we would strongly recommend her to anyone in need of a great realtor." ... Buyers  Craig & Sonda Gentry

"Jean was a pleasure to work with from initial meeting right through close. She showed us various new builds that helped confirm our desire to be in Huntersville. Ultimate professional - on top of everything and everyone, constantly following up and making certain things stayed on schedule." ... Buyers:  Norman & Marcia Goldberg, Huntersville, NC

"Jean was very helpful in explaining the home buying process and helping us find our first home! We appreciate everything she has done for us. She told us the truth no matter what! She was awesome Jean did an amazing job! Very helpful We enjoyed working with her!" ... Buyers: David & Ashley Shackelford, Concord, NC

"Jean and her team stand out from any other realty company I've ever dealt with.  Jean took so much stress off us, especially after we moved to Georgia.  Her knowledge of the area and marketing strategy was on point the entire time our property was on the market.  Jean is truly admired and respected by us." ... Sellers: Jackie & Darrell Cantrell, Locust NC

"I would like to express what a professional way you handled this whole transaction but there are no appropriate English words. D'accord, je vais utiliser les bons mots Francais..."extrordinair, mervielous, je ne sais qua autre dir, except,  "merci beaucoup" !!!!!  ...Seller:  Fred Miller, Charlotte NC (home) and Carolina Beach NC (condo)

"...Jean assisted us with the purchase of our new home.  From being involved in the real estate industry for decades, we have worked with numerous real estate agents at differing capacities.  Without a doubt, Jean stands out as the ABSOLUTE BEST AGENT we've ever dealt with!  Her professionalism, thoroughness, and attention to detail are outstanding ...." ... Buyers:  Kim and Marissa Medlin, Mt. Pleasant NC

"...If you want to sell your house or buy another home, protect your interests and hire people that are there for you and always watching your back.  I was so happy with Jean and her team and what they did for me!  They guide you on what works best for you, even if it means they make less money themselves... " ... Seller: Brian Doolittle, Charlotte NC

"Jean was wonderful!  Very motivated, enthusiastic, and assertive.  We appreciate all she did for us.  Our house sold after only a few months on the market, thanks to Jean's confident and outspoken personality!" .... Sellers: Mike and Lea Curlee, Stanfield, NC

"Jean's team was there for us at EVERY turn, making a long distance house sale much easier!" ... Sellers:  Mike and Marla Brandon, Charlotte, NC 

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OUR CLIENTS RAVE ABOUT OUR SERVICE! Emphasis on residential, lots/farms/acreage, lake & investment properties; specialties include short sales, bankruptcy court properties. Licensed in NC & SC.