About Us


Carolina United Realty proudly manages 600 homes from the Fort Mill / York, SC area up to Lake Norman, NC and all points between. We are very proud of my high-tech website that offers a tenant screening process ( credit check / criminal history / background check / national eviction database search ) and the site includes options for the tenants to pay their rents online and is capable of direct deposit to the property owners.


Services Offered


Carolina United Realty is a FULL SERVICE Property Management Company at the guaranteed lowest rates!


Here is what we will do for you...

  • Advertise your property utilizing newspaper, internet and listing services.
  • Install a professional yard sign.
  • Show your property to prospective tenants.
  • Investigate tenant's credit history and background.
  • Execute a legal lease.
  • Collect rent from tenants.
  • Property inspections
  • Monthly and year-end statements.
  • Expedite repairs, handle complaint calls and tenant correspondence.
  • Up-fit property to be rented or sold.
  • Mail a monthly net proceeds check to you or direct deposit.
  • If necessary, handle eviction in magistrate court.
  • Provide you with WORRY FREE property management.


You don’t pay anything until the property is rented and the tenant is paying rent.


  • 8% or $80 whichever is greater of the gross monthly rent is the per month management fee. 50% of one month leasing fee covers all cost for all referrals and marketing.
  • No upfront fees for account set-up, advertising, documentation fees, no add-ons.
  • Payments are sent to the property owners around the 20th of each month.
  • Repairs over $300.00 will be sent out for bids.


Tenant Selection:


  • Applicants fill out detailed application.
  • Credit report/criminal record/background checks all may be used.
  • Current and previous landlords are contacted to check previous rental history.
  • We verify job status, with employer.
  • All security deposits are held in a Carolina United Realty Escrow Account.
  • If needed, the eviction process will be handled from start to finish.


We have the connections, the experience and the backing to make owning investment property worry free!

Office Staff:
Jim Acord – Broker-In-Charge; Realtor / Broker NC & SC
Dave Zielinski – Maintenance Director
Caroline Bitter – Management Staff & NC Broker
Terri Jackson – Management Staff
Kim Acord – Accounting
Richard Weaver – Management Staff; Broker NC & SC
Paula Nguyen – Management Staff / Broker NC & SC
Donna Maida –  Management Staff
Mike Hawks – Broker NC & SC
Theisha Smith – Broker NC & SC
Jan Carlisle – Broker SC
Ted Lawson, Broker NC
Jarail Scott – Broker NC
Mercedes Castro – Broker NC
Andrea Jose Mejia – Realtor NC
Jennifer Wilson – Management Staff

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