Jae Kim is a an expert Realtor®/Broker in the Greater Columbia Area including the cities of Blythewood, Columbia, Lugoff, Elgin, Lexington, Irmo, Chapin, West Columbia and more. Jae has in depth knowledge and experience in many large neighborhoods including Lake Carolina, LongCreek Plantation, Crickentree, Wildewood, Woodcreek Farms, Governors Grant, Ascot, Ashford, Chestnut Hill Plantation, and Saluda River Gardens. He can help you find anything you are searching for, including homes, houses, condominiums, lots, land, townhomes, foreclosures, short sales and real estate listings for sale. He also has extensive experience in relocations, military transfers, & investments.
Jae Kim is a Georgia Tech graduate in Mechanical Engineering. He worked for 12 years in distribution and manufacturing management with companies like Amazon.com, Target, Mobil Chemical , WR Grace , and QVC. Jae has extensive experience in the real estate industry from past purchases and sales (renovations, foreclosures, short sales, duplexes, quads, apartments, commercial property, resort land, etc...). He leverages his experiences to help his clients and their needs. Jae began his real estate career with Coldwell Banker in Camden,SC. He had his first full year in 2005 (see below). Jae moved to RE/MAX in 2007 and started his team. In 2008, Jae became a broker and his team maintained an average of 40 listings with an average price of $200,000. In 2009, Jae received the prestigious CRS designation, placing him in the top 4% of all real estate sales agents nationwide. In May 2009, EXIT Real Estate Solutions, opened its doors to the public with Jae Kim as the Owner/Broker-in-Charge. Jae has exceeded $60,000,000 in transactions and continues to remain in the top 1% of agents in the Greater Columbia area.
Jae has just recently opened his second office in Irmo, SC and is excited to continue with this success and grow!
Recently, Jae Kim was recognized by The State Newspaper for his sustained success in real estate despite the hard market conditions. Previous clients have been overwhelmed with joy after working with him. Many are shocked how quickly he is able to sell their property, and others are thrilled about how easy and stress-free he makes the process of buying or selling a home. They have appreciated his broad knowledge base along with the endless tips and advice he is able to provide. Additionally, they assert that Jae’s hard work, commitment, and professionalism make him THE Realtor® to work with!
In his free time, Jae enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling, and cheering on the Yellow Jackets of Georgia Tech!
***Memberships and Affiliations***
· Member of National Association of Realtors®
· Member of South Carolina Association of Realtors®
· Board of Directors of SC in 2010
· Member of Central Carolina Realtor® Association
· Member of Council of Residential Specialists
· Principal of Consolidated Multiple Listing Service in Columbia, SC
· Member of Loopnet.com (Commercial)
· Member of Res.net
· HUD - Master Listing Broker
· Fannie Mae - Master Listing Broker
· #1 EXIT Agent in the state of South Carolina 2012, 2013, 2014
· #1 EXIT Agent in Greater Columbia 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
· EXIT International Bronze Award 2010, 2011, Silver 2012, Gold 2013
· EXIT International Top 100 in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
· Top Producing Agent in Greater Columbia in:
2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
· Over $60,000,000 in sales since 2005
· RE/MAX Platinum Award Recipient in 20007, 2008
· Coldwell Banker International Diamond Society in 2006
· Coldwell Banker Top New Agent of the Year in NC & SC in 2005
· CRS® (Certified Residential Specialist)
· ABR® (Accredited Buyer's Representative)
· MRP® (Military Relocation Professional)
· SFR® (Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource)
· BPOR® (Broker Price Opinion Resource)
· OICP (OwnAmerica Investor Certified Professional)
Areas of Expertise include:
Foreclosures, First time buyers, relocations, military moves, multi-family, commercial. Extensive personal and professional experience in all of these areas.
Owner/Broker - EXIT Real Estate Solutions Top 1% in Greater Columbia in SC Two locations: NE Columbia and Irmo, SC