Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty honors top associates

GREENVILLE, S.C.— Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty has honored its top associates for October.

In the Clemson office, the top-selling agent was Lisa Vogel and the top listing agents were Lisa Vogel and Amy Hammond. In the Greenville office, Alexis Furman and Caroline Turpin were the top listing agents, and Matt Nocks and Matt Crider were the top-selling agents.


Before joining Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty, Vogel had been in the top 5% of agents at another top brokerage and a member of that firm’s International President’s Circle Society. Before that, she had been the Broker-in-Charge for one of North Carolina’s largest real estate companies. In 2021, she was named to Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty’s President’s Circle for doing more than $5 million in sales.

Hammond earned her Real Estate Broker License from the Wyatt Institute of Real Estate in 1996. She has been part of Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty since 2019. In 2021, she was named MVP of the Clemson office while also being a member of the President’s Circle.

A Greenville native, Furman earned a bachelor’s degree from Clemson and went on to earn her master’s degree in liberal arts and history. She joined Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty in 2016 and was a Chairman’s Circle member in 2020 and 2021.

Turpin earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and another bachelor’s degree in religious studies from the College of Charleston. After college, she grew interested in real estate and began to take on increasing roles within Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty. In 2020, she led the company in incoming referrals and was a President’s Circle member in 2021.

Nocks earned a bachelor’s degree in business from Mars Hill University before attending Furman University to earn another degree in health and exercise science education. Nocks has taught elementary Physical Education since 2007 and joined Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty in 2019. In 2020, he became a member of the President’s Circle and received the Most Improved Award. He repeated as a President’s Circle member in 2021.

Crider earned his bachelor’s degree in business from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington before moving back to his native Upstate to pursue a career in real estate appraising with his family’s business. In 2020, Crider was the company’s Top Producer and was part of the Chairman’s Circle in both 2020 and 2021.

“As the Upstate real estate market continues to normalize, more than ever you need a real estate company that works with you every step of the way,” said Joan Herlong, the company's owner and CEO. “These outstanding agents are a leading example of the success you will find with Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby's International Realty.”

About Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty

Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty is one of the leading and most trusted names in real estate in the Upstate of South Carolina. First founded by Owner/CEO Joan Herlong as AugustaRoad.com Realty in 2011, the firm has since handled thousands of properties in the Greenville and Upstate area. In 2017, the company affiliated with Sotheby’s International Realty, becoming Joan Herlong & Associates Sotheby’s International Realty. The company has more than tripled in agent count and production volume since that time. Learn more at www.jha-sothebysrealty.com.

About Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC
Founded in 1976 to provide independent brokerages with a powerful marketing and referral program for luxury listings, the Sotheby’s International Realty network was designed to connect the finest independent real estate companies to the most prestigious clientele in the world. Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC is a subsidiary of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services. In February 2004, Realogy entered into a long-term strategic alliance with Sotheby’s, the operator of the auction house. The agreement provided for the licensing of the Sotheby’s International Realty name and the development of a full franchise system. Affiliations in the system are granted only to brokerages and individuals meeting strict qualifications. Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC supports its affiliates with a host of operational, marketing, recruiting, educational and business development resources. Franchise affiliates also benefit from an association with the venerable Sotheby’s auction house, established in 1744.


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