Beach property sales & rentals on Oak Island, Historic Properties sales Southport, Holden Beach, & Brunswick County sales-Residential & Commercial, St James Plantation, Established 1981.
Get to know Margaret Rudd Bishop
Margaret Rudd Bishop has lived in Brunswick County since 1970 and operates Margaret Rudd & Associates, Inc., REALTORS as President as she has since its 1981 inception. The Oak Island location offers both a Sales Department and Property Management Division, including permanent monthly rentals as well as weekly beach rental homes. The Sales office at 1023 North Howe Street, Southport, had its Grand Opening on St. Patrick's Day, 1981; and the Oak Island office, at 210 Country Club Drive, was opened in 1983. A new office in Holden Beach was opened in 2008, and an additional "downtown" office was added in Southport also!
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MARGARET RUDD BISHOP, PRESIDENT
Margaret Rudd & Associates, Inc., REALTORS
Team Member NCAR-2001 & 2003MS Tour to Tanglewood Bicycle Fundraiser-VIBE in 2001
Team Member in writing NCDPI's 5 year technology education plan-1999.
Governor's Appointee: North Carolina's Southeast Regional Economic Development commission for North Carolina1993
Chair, Technology Committee
BB&T-Southport Advisory Board Member
Executive Board - Cape Fear Council - Boy Scouts of America, 1996-98 Membership Vice-President
NCAR - RPAC Life Member - 1996 - 2008
NCAR Residential Forms Committee - 1990 - 1999, Chairperson 1998
Board of Directors - Southport-Oak Island Area Committee of 100, Inc.
NCAR - N.C. Bar Association Joint Forms Committee - 1997 - 2000
NCCBI - Board of Directors - 1998 - 2001
Brunswick County Tourism Development Authority - 1998, 1999
South Brunswick Middle School "Partners in Technology" - 1998 - 2002
Cycle North Carolina- 2003 bicycle ride Boone to Oak Island, 2004 from Sparta to Oriental, 2005 from Ashville to Concord
Brunswick County Schools Business Advisory Council-2003-2006
NC Coast Host, NC Travel Council, Southport-Oak Island Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Southport Merchants Association, Brunswick County Association of REALTORS, North Carolina Association of REALTORS, National Association of REALTORS
2000 - MS Employer of the Year-Eastern NC Chapter-Multiple Sclerosis Society
2000 - Lifetime Service Award - Awarded to Margaret Rudd & Associates, Inc., REALTORS by the Brunswick County Board of REALTORS outgoing President, Allen Dameron
1999 - Certificate of Appreciation - Presented by North Carolina Governor James B. Hunt, Jr.
1999 - Distinguished Alumnus - N.C. State University College of Forest Resources
1997, 1998, 1999 Investment in Character Chairperson "Goal Buster" - Presented by Cape Fear Council of the Boy Scouts of America
1996 - REALTOR CITIZENSHIP AWARD - North Carolina Association of REALTORS, Inc.
1996 - Distinguished Woman's Award - Hope Harbor Home Inc.
1995 - Brunswick Community College Small Business Award for Community Service
1993 - REALTOR OF THE YEAR-BCAR
1992-1993 South Brunswick High School Silent Cougar Award
Honors Graduate North Carolina State University 1967- BS Degree
North Carolina Broker's license - #29007
GRI - Graduate of NC Realtors Institute
CRS - Certified Residential Specialist of National Association of REALTORS
CRB - Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager National Association of REALTORS
Dale Carnegie Program Graduate and served as Multi-year Graduate Assistant
NC General Contractors Residential License #18206
President/Multi-term Director Brunswick County Board of REALTORS; Multi-term Director Southport-Oak Island Chamber of Commerce; President Southport-Oak Island Chamber of Commerce, 1989-1990; Director North Carolina Association of REALTORS; NCAR Internal Affairs Committee; NCAR Legislative Committee; Board of Hope Harbor Home Women's Shelter; Board of Southport 2000; Chairman South Brunswick High School Advisory Board; Steering Committee Southport-Oak Island Committee of 100; Brunswick County Recreation Commission; NC Real Estate Commission Broker-in-Charge Advisory Committee, 1997
A resident of Oak Island since 1970, Margaret is the mother of three daughters and has six grandchildren. She is married to E. A. "Al" Bishop who has three sons and seven grandchildren.