Broker/REALTOR®, Certified Probate Real Estate Specialist, Notary Public
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 (licensed since 1981) with many production awards and special designation s (ABR, CPRES, CIPS, CRS, GRI, SRES, e-PRO, SFR, BPOR, CDPE). Real Estate is his chosen career and has over 40 years' experience in this profession. Walter is also a commissioned Notary Public and a Certified Loan Signing Agent. 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 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 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. Walter is a North Carolina Commissioned Notary Public a North Carolina Commissioned E-Notary Public and an NNA Certified Loan Signing Agent.