Why Terra Vista RealtyMost homeowners have straightforward demands when buying or selling a home:
- A strong level of service in the selling or buying process
- A strong negotiator representing their interests in the transaction
- A fair commission paid to the real estate agent
In addition, sellers, in particular, demand first-rate marketing exposure so that they may obtain the best possible price.
At Terra Vista Realty, we are committed to delivering on all of these demands for each client that chooses to work with us. We strive to meet or exceed customer expectations, and do so with honesty and integrity. To see what our clients have to say about working with Terra Vista Realty, check out our testimonials page.
About the Broker-in-Charge
Tom Palmer is the owner and broker-in-charge of Terra Vista Realty. Tom has experience selling many dozens of homes, ranging from small, urban condos to multi-million dollar lakefront homes – and just about everything in between. He has represented homebuyers and sellers in transactions in Charlotte and more than a dozen surrounding towns in North and South Carolina.
In addition to being a licensed North Carolina and South Carolina real estate broker, Tom is also a licensed general contractor. He has built homes in five counties in the greater Charlotte metro area. His construction experience gives him a unique perspective in evaluating homes.
Tom has appeared on three episodes of HGTV's My House is Worth What?. HGTV's producers selected Tom to be their featured Realtor when their crew visited the Charlotte area.
Before entering the real estate industry full-time in 2004, Tom had worked as the Strategic Marketing Manager of Omgeo, a financial services software firm. Tom holds a BA in Russian from Bates College and an MBA in Finance from Columbia Business School.
Lyn Palmer, Broker/Realtor
Lyn Palmer is a licensed North Carolina and South Carolina broker/Realtor representing buyers and sellers throughout the greater Charlotte, Lake Norman and Fort Mill areas. She offers clients honest and professional service, and is a strong client advocate. Lyn is experienced in dealing with a wide variety of property and transaction types.
Prior to becoming a Realtor, Lyn had handled marketing and communications for a variety of consumer products, business services and non-profit organizations. Before enterting the real estate industry in 2007, she had been the Communications Manager for Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein in Charlotte. Lyn received a B.A. in Art History from Bates College.
Jamie Schettino, Broker/Realtor
Jamie Schettino is a full-time broker/Realtor, licensed in both North and South Carolina. She has represented homebuyers and sellers in numerous transactions in Charlotte and a wide range of its surrounding towns. Jamie’s highest priority is the satisfaction of her customers and she believes in going the extra mile for them. Jamie has been voted a Five Star Realtor, best in client satisfaction for the past four years.
Before joining Terra Vista Realty in 2009, she worked for the Allen Tate Company, where she had been a top performer. Prior to working for Allen Tate, Jamie had worked for RE/MAX and Coldwell Banker. She holds a BS in Health and Physical Education from Eastern Kentucky University and a Masters in Education from the University of Georgia.