Although not a native Terrie has been local since 2016 when she moved to the island (NTB) and joined the sales team with Lewis Realty. She has owned property in the area since 2006 and vacationed here long before purchasing property. Having originally purchased in a townhome community here on the island, then a making a land purchase and later
building on the island she gained a great deal of knowledge about the pros/cons and sometimes unique challenges that owning island/coastal property may present.
She is organized, has a strong work ethic, is a straight shooter and takes great care to provide each and every client the customer service they deserve. The importance of training and keeping informed about local issues may impact property ownership are a priority for Terrie.
While working full time she was able to obtain her AAS in Criminal Justice, a BA in Justice Studies and a MA in Liberal Arts (Go Pack!). Prior to moving to Topsail Island Terrie lived in the Raleigh area. She worked as a sworn law enforcement officer for 25 years, retiring as a District Commander, and knows how to work with people to help them realistically achieve their goals. Upon retirement she pursued her long time desires of becoming a real estate broker and moving to Topsail Island. Not only did she obtain her real estate license, she spent numerous additional hours on additional trainings offered by the National Association of Realtors ® obtaining her Graduate, Realtor Institute (GRI) designation, and certifications as a Military Relocation Professional (MRP), a Pricing Strategy Advisor (PSA), a Resort and Second Home Property Specialist (RSPS), and a Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource (SFR).
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Resort, Second Home & Investment Specialist
Certification in buying, selling, or management of properties for investment, development, retirement, or second homes in a resort, recreational and/or vacation destination.
Graduate Real Estate Institute
The Graduate, Realtor Institute (GRI) designation is conferred by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) and signifies that a real estate professional has completed advanced training in various areas of real estate, enhancing their expertise and commitment to providing exceptional service to clients.
Pricing Strategy Advisor
The Pricing Strategy Advisor (PSA) designation is offered by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) and represents a real estate professional who has undergone specialized training to effectively analyze market data, determine property values, and develop strategic pricing strategies for their clients, enabling them to make informed decisions in buying or selling properties.
Military Relocation Professional
Specializes in working with current and former U.S. military service members, and guide them in finding housing solutions that best suit their needs and take advantage of military benefits and support.
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I was looking for a large lot and a big house. I needed it on a small budget. Terrie showed us many places. I was about ready to give up but Terrie Hardy came through with a winner!! Terrie did a great job & I am very pleased and thankful. Great Realtor, Great Job Thanks to Terrie Hardy.R Graves
We were very satisfied with the service we received. Terri was very knowledgeable about the process. Thank for all your help!J Albertson
Terrie was awesome!M. Hahne
Lewis Realty Associates made our dream come true! We are very pleased with the experience we had with LRA, specifically Terrie Hardy (our agent). LRA practices good faith and rates #1 for knowledge to get you through the entire buying process. Thank you!T & M Kuchta
It was a pleasure working with Terrie. We appreciated her depth of knowledge, insights, and guidance every step of the way. She demonstrated a clear understanding of the market. Terrie was very helpful to us navigating the sale from 800 miles away!C. Jefferson III
Very positive experience! Terrie was great made the entire experience easy and quick. Out of all the real estate transactions I've done, this was the easiest and most profitable by far.C & B Littleton
Our agent made good service a priority. Lewis Realty Associates worked to stay actively engaged throughout the process. I will request my agent by name time. I have already recommended LRA to others. Terrie is an asset to your team, A+.J. Kuchta