After a very successful career in several Fortune 100 companies and owning his own rewarding Mergers & Acquisition Company, Kent & his family transitioned from city life to the beautiful North Georgia mountains and live in their home on Lake Nottely.
With a keen understanding of the local and overall market, interest rates, lending and banking areas, Kent brings a shrewd and discerning perspective to the North Georgia Real Estate market as well as the North Carolina Real Estate Market. His diverse background uniquely qualifies him to achieve outstanding results as a wealth creator, helping clients diversify their personal investment portfolios and generate cash flow. Kent has been a licensed Realtor® since 2009 and has earned the prestigious Accredited Buyers Representative designation (ABR®) which sets the benchmark of excellence in Buyer Representation. He is also a Resort and Second-Home Property Specialist (RSPS). which qualifies him to help those buying, selling or managing properties in retirement or second homes in destination locations.
Kent and his wife Tracey have been homeowners here in Blairsville, GA for over 23 years and knows the mountain terrain in North Georgia very well. He and his wife Tracey have been married for over 28 years have twin boys; Knox and Stockton. They built a wonderful life in Marietta, GA where they were active in their church, Youth Groups, and Boy Scouts as well as their local community.
Kent’s consultative approach and experience can identify the required properties that can hedge against inflation and can potentially offer tax benefits. Let Kent help you find that perfect mountain dream home or investment properties here in North Georgia.
‟Working with Kent to find our dream lake house was a wonderful experience. He was so knowledgeable about all of the lakes in North Georgia. His expertise helped us narrow down our search to the one that best met the needs of our family. He was readily available to answer questions and was happy to assist in researching properties. Kent is smart, t … houghtful, and kind. We are extremely thankful he was able to guide us during the home buying process” Read More ▾
‟I came from out of town to house hunt and had limited time. Kent went above and beyond to organize all the properties I was interested in and made it possible to see all of them. He was very knowledgeable about the areas and was very candid as to the homes I toured and pointed out assets, as well as potential problems. He knew what I desired in a h … ome and didn’t waste my time showing me houses that he knew would not fit the bill. He made the offer process so easy and the closing was a breeze. Everyone in his office is friendly and happy to help you if you need information on utilities, insurance or local services. I highly recommend Kent Reed. He made purchasing a home from a long distance away easier than I ever thought possible. He is kind, personable and trustworthy! You won’t be sorry if you have him as your realtor” Read More ▾
‟Kent was an absolute pleasure to work with. He is professional, friendly and very thorough. Provides excellent communication throughout the home search and closing process. Kent always goes above and beyond. Even after the closing he is still in contact, helping us find a fence installer. I highly recommend Kent to anyone needing a great realtor. … If we ever have anymore real estate needs Kent will always be our first call. Thanks again for everything” Read More ▾
‟Kent was a joy to work with. He understood our needs and concerns and worked for us in a very professional manner. We always felt comfortable and assured that he was with us and for us all the way. If we ever sell or buy again we will certainly give Kent and The Mountain Life Team our business.”
‟Kent helped our family find the perfect cabin to use for large and small family getaways. Working to get consensus among the 8+ adults in our family was a huge job, especially since we had to travel 2 hours each time we wanted to view houses. Kent kept us all informed every step of the way, answered so many questions - both in-person and via email … - and gave us so many options for houses that he knew we would want to see. His experience in the industry is evident. Even more importantly, his knowledge of the four-county area he works in was essential. Kent was able to answer questions that we didn't even know we needed to ask, and that led to us finding the perfect property for our family. I would highly recommend Kent to any prospective buyers. He and the whole Mountain Life Team went above and beyond to make what is a difficult and stressful decision - buying a new house - as easy and stress-free as possible” Read More ▾
‟You should have a 6 star rating for someone like Kent! He went above and beyond what I expected. He even helped out on the sellers side of the sale when his realtor was put out of action.”
‟Kent far exceeded all of our expectations. We live out of state and thanks to Kent, that didn't hinder our search! He previewed properties for us as well as going that extra mile to video roads and surrounding property. He was always encouraging when we felt discouraged and was quick to respond to all of our questions and concerns no matter how tri … vial. He always looked our for our best interest and we can't thank him enough for seeing us through the entire process” Read More ▾
‟I agree with another reviewer here who said they would give Kent 6 stars if Zillow allowed! I feel so lucky that my husband and I found Kent to help guide us through the process of finding a cabin in the Blue Ridge area. He knew that we had limited time but always found a way to fit in all the homes we wanted to see, always responded to texts and c … alls promptly and gave honest and thoughtful answers to our questions. I can't recommend Kent and the rest of the Mountain Life Team enough” Read More ▾
‟Kent was very knowledgeable about the area, very professional, and was extremely helpful throughout the entire process. He had our best interests at top of mind and even pointed out things we had never thought of before. So thankful for his expertise and would definitely recommend him to others looking for a good realtor!”
‟Working with Kent has been such a pleasure. His knowledge and professionalism made the process of buying my North Georgia property painless. He was always available to answer any questions day or night. What a joy it was to work with him.”