Tricia has lived in 9 different states but after doing extensive research, decided Wilmington was the perfect place to call home. She holds a Master's Degree and Doctorate in Physical Therapy but after successfully buying and selling some properties of her own she decided to turn her passion for real estate into a career. Tricia obtained her Realtor's license in New York in 1998 and in North Carolina in 2004. She has helped hundreds of clients with primary residence, second home and investment purchases as well as facilitating 1031 exchanges and 401K real estate acquisitions.
Tricia is a marathon runner and also enjoys yoga, cooking, traveling and taking advantage of all the Historic District and local beaches have to offer. In her spare time she makes short films, her latest film premiered at the 2015 Cucalorus Film Festival. She believes in long-term investing in real estate and owns several investment properties in Wilmington, Surf City and Asheville. She resides in the Historic District of Wilmington.
Andrea lived most of her life in beautiful but hectic Southern California and often says that moving to Wilmington in 2005 was her best decision. She and her husband John love the slower pace and history of the area. Andrea graduated from UCSD with a degree in Environmental City Planning and continues to be fascinated with architecture and design. Andrea has helped hundreds of buyers purchase their dream home in Southeastern North Carolina. Andrea writes Urban Fiction and Fantasy novels in her spare time and had published several series in both hard copy and eBook versions.
As an experienced Realtor, Tara English specializes in finding you your dream home! A 32-year resident of Wilmington, Tara's intimate knowledge of the area and the real estate market make her the top choice for clients looking to buy a home. Tara's dedication to personal service and professionalism guarantee that you will have a great home-buying experience. Tara is known for her outstanding negotiating skills, so whether you're new to the area or a lifetime Wilmington resident, Tara will find you the perfect home at the absolute best price.
Tara's business experience includes helping start several businesses and has been a business owner. She enjoys helping organize and participating in charity fund-raising events. Although Tara is up to date with all the latest communication technology (web, email, social media, etc.), she realizes there is no replacement for face-to-face personal interaction. Tara is married with two beautiful children, and enjoys interior design, cooking, socializing with friends, and spending time at the beach.
CONTACT TARA: (910) 200-6463
Jennifer is a native Texan and while a piece of her heart will always remain in Texas the southern coastal charm of Wilmington captivated her in 1995 when she moved and decided to grow roots here. Her background prior to Real Estate was in competitive markets ranging from Fortune 500 companies, dotcom’s, Non-Profit, and franchises of which gave her a vast amount of diversity and experience in negotiations while taking care of her clients. The first business she started was as an event planning company which was a natural passion and ability of hers and those skills also help in her Real Estate career. She joined Coastal Select Properties because of the strong principles the company has been built on. When she is not selling Real Estate, you will find her alongside her furry companion Witten, a German Shepherd dog who thinks she is a human! Jennifer loves to cook, share her space with friends, travel and help others.
CONTACT JENNNIFER: 910-617-1292
Teresa has called Wilmington home since 1993. She grew up at the Jersey shore and knew that she would always want to live in a coastal town. She loves the Wilmington area and sharing it with others. She has seen many amazing places while studying and working around the world, but there is nothing more beautiful to her than a white sandy beach along the Atlantic.
Teresa transitioned to full-time real estate sales in 2005, after spending several years as the International Programs Manager for a non-profit organization that facilitated adoptions from Russia and Kazakhstan. She had a growing interest in the market and after her first investment purchase she was hooked on real estate. She has always considered it a privilege to help others navigate through some of the most significant milestones in their lives.
When not helping clients, Teresa loves spending time with her two girls. They are busy with year-round swim, but she is excited that they have started playing ultimate Frisbee. In fact, Teresa is a proud sponsor of the Cape Fear Ultimate youth team (Go, Sea Urchins!) and helps with organizing the league and coaching. She also helped to start the Roland Grise Middle School Ultimate Frisbee team and serves as an assistant coach.
CONTACT TERESA: 910-470-2004
David is a transplant from Philadelphia with a decade-plus layover in Southern California. Not long after reading an article in Surfer Magazine entitled, The Top 10 College Towns for Surfers, he moved to Wilmington, NC. In his 30s and ready to take a break from a career in finance and investments, he settled into the good life here in 2003.
Since moving to Wilmington, David and his wife Pam have built a portfolio of over 30 vacation rentals from here to Asheville and have owned two unique bed and breakfasts. They regularly house travelers and prospective clients and view themselves as stewards to all of Wilmington. He has also owned NC's smallest bar, coached college football, and has developed small condo projects along with saving and repurposing numerous pre-20th century structures.
Avid animal rescuers, including five blind dogs, David and Pam can often found enjoying ILM with one or more pets in tow.
David believes in helping clients make informed real estate decisions by offering extensive data, up-to-date information and breadth of experience.
David attended Johns Hopkins University, Ursinus College, and SDSU where he studied Literature and Creative Writing on undergrad and graduate level and has two MBAs in Finance.
He is easily reached via text or call at 910-297-0145. Expect a subsequent invite to stop by for some "porch time".
Amy is a proud Wilmington native. Growing up in Wilmington and attending public schools in New Hanover County, she has watched the county grow into an area that many visitors would like to call home. Amy graduated from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington earning a Bachelor’s degree in Communications and returning to graduate school earning a Master's degree in Elementary education.
Kym has lived several places in four different states, yet gladly landed in Wilmington in 2004. Holding a BA in English and having worked in many different fields, from teaching, owning her own retail businesses to development work for local non-profits and most recently performing real estate paralegal work, she is putting her knowledge of the area and love of all that it has to offer to practice in hopes of sharing it with others. Authenticity and professionalism are traits she most admires and strives to convey. She enjoys reading, writing, cycling, traveling, and spending as much time as possible outdoors- preferably oceanside. As a recent empty-nester and soon-to-be resident of Surf City, she is excited about beginning this new chapter in her life
CONTACT Andrew: (910) 294-0453
Having grown up in Northern Virginia, Cullen made his way to East Carolina University and eventually to Wilmington, NC where he immediately fell in love with the city and has lived here for the past eleven years. With an extensive background in sales, Cullen has an inborn ability to cultivate relationships and hone his energies to match that of his clients. His prior experience working in sales (First at national firms then a hyper-focused local firm) afforded him the ability to meet and assist many local business owners and to develop professional long-term relationships with them. Cullen is excited to be a part of a real estate team that puts an emphasis on exceptional customer service. In his “downtime,” Cullen can be found jamming with his reggae band, Signal Fire; surfing at Carolina or Wrightsville Beach, or establishing and running charitable and community events to support the individuals and businesses in the Cape Fear region.
CONTACT CULLEN: (703) 927-7339
Colleen holds a B.S. in Business/Marketing from La Salle University. Her previous professional experience includes working in administrative and marketing capacities within small to large companies. During her years as a “stay-at-home” mom, Colleen logged countless hours serving in volunteer leadership positions at her children’s schools, planning both school and neighborhood events and working as the Costume Director for several middle school musical productions. Her natural curiosity about people and the world around her provides an endless supply of writing material! Her favorite parts of the Cape Fear region are enjoying the many eateries and shops in downtown Wilmington, strolling along the RiverWalk and venturing over to the nearby beaches.
Jess has spent the last 4 years in New York City obtaining a bachelor’s degree in Arts Administration. After gaining extensive knowledge at several prestigious theatrical offices in Manhattan, Jess brings her organizational skills, professionalism, and customer service practices to CSP. As a new member of CSP, Jess is honored to be involved with such a generous and giving organization and looks forward to sharing her skill set to enhance the company and client experience. In her free time, Jess is typically in the kitchen whipping up a new vegan dish or cupcake recipe. She also enjoys relaxing with friends, a good bottle of wine and taking in all of the historical and coastal culture that Cape Fear has to offer