James is the President and Owner of Appalachian Commercial Real Estate. He has been actively involved in Commercial Real Estate in the High Country area since 2008. He is the only commercial real estate broker in the Boone area to obtain the highly respected CCIM designation. Click here
to learn more about what a CCIM is.
He has worked with a wide spectrum of clients to include local investors and national franchisees. Career highlights include a build to suit long term lease for national franchise tenant along with a strategic buy for a multifamily investor. In 2014, he was given the opportunity to speak on the Social Media Panel at ICSC Carolinas Idea Exchange.
Along with being a licensed NC Real Estate Broker, James is also a NC Trainee Real Estate Appraiser and NC Certified Paralegal.
James currently serves on the Board of Directors for North Carolina CCIM Chapter; CLVEN, LLC, a subsidiary of Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity, Inc. and the Town of Boone Board of Adjustment. He has previously served on the Board of Directors for the Western Youth Network, Young Professionals of Boone and was an advisor for the Epsilon Rho Chapter of Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity.
James is married to his wife, Catharine and together have a son, Peter.