NAI Earle Furman Welcomes Four Commercial Real Estate Brokers

Will Freeman, Jeremy Bouknight, Anna Friddle and Michael Branch

Greenville, South Carolina – NAI Earle Furman, a leading full-service commercial
real estate firm, recently welcomed Will Freeman, Jeremy Bouknight, Anna Friddle and Michael Branch to its brokerage team.

Will Freeman | Broker
Will is a native of Columbia, South Carolina and joined the firm’s Greenville office in September of 2019. After playing baseball at Presbyterian College, Will moved to Vail, Colorado for three years before returning to the Midlands to pursue a career in residential real estate with the Devine Real Estate Group.  Leveraging his knowledge of the industry and prior experience, Will works with Shareholder Bill Sims on sales and acquisitions of net leased investment properties (single-tenant free-standing buildings, shopping centers, and flex properties). Will assists Bill with evaluating and marketing investment properties by providing comparable property analysis and market statistics to realize the client's best possible financial return.

Jeremy Bouknight | Broker
After graduating from Clemson in 2007, Jeremy started his career in the landscape supply
industry with a territory covering the Upstate of South Carolina. He transitioned to real estate in 2013 working both the Anderson and Greenville residential markets. Jeremy joined the NAI team in June of 2019 as a broker in the Anderson office and is active in the community. With his knowledge of the area and prior experience, Jeremy is able to provide market analysis and logistics services for his clients. His focus is assisting local business owners and investors with their commercial real estate needs.

Anna Friddle | Broker
Before joining NAI Earle Furman in June of 2019, Anna was a Sales Executive in the Information Technology industry for over a decade. In that role, she focused on relationship management while leveraging opportunities for greater revenue among new and existing customers across all vertical platforms. As a broker, Anna utilizes her prior experience and skill set to assist clients with a broad range of real estate needs. She specializes in value-add commercial and residential investment properties with an emphasis on single-family portfolios, multifamily developments, and investor relations.

Michael Branch | Broker
Michael was born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina. After completing his degree at the College of Charleston, he had the chance to travel and live in Hawaii, Thailand, and Shanghai.

Before settling in the Upstate, Michael worked with a Charleston-based solar energy company as a technical analyst. In this role, he partnered with residential and commercial clients with site and suitability assessments. Michael joined the firm’s Greenville office as an investment sales broker in September of 2019, and he is extremely passionate about being a part of the growth and opportunity in his home state.

In 2017, NAI Earle Furman (SC) and NAI Piedmont Triad (NC) joined forces and in 2019 entered into a partnership with NAI Columbia (SC) to form a creative commercial real estate collaboration across state lines. This strategic alliance benefits our firms with more manpower, added support, and additional resources. NAI Earle Furman, NAI Piedmont Triad and NAI Columbia each encourage an environment of collaboration, mentoring and shared success. The agents at these firms have the passion, dedication, and expertise to realize the maximum potential and generate creative solutions for our clients across the Carolinas and worldwide. Through NAI, a managed global network of outstanding brokers, we are uniquely capable of satisfying client requirements by having experts on the ground at virtually every location around the world. Relationships that are formed by outstanding local service are transitioned across the globe. Our collaborative services platform provides an expansive, yet nimble and responsive structure enabling us to efficiently deliver superior results.

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