Goose Creek and Summerville Hire New Sales Associates

February 5, 2018 - Charleston, SC - Two Carolina One Real Estate offices in Goose Creek and Summerville have announced the signing of 4 new sales associates. Serenity Hamlet, Crystal Whittemore and Leona Zanders will be joining the Goose Creek Crowfield Blvd. office while Christos Palles will be affiliating with Carolina One’s Summerville Main Street office.

Serenity Hamlet was born in Pittsburgh, PA, but spent her youth in North Carolina. A cum laude graduate of Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL, Hamlet majored in Communications. Before launching her real estate career, Hamlett was employed for more than 10 years in advertising and marketing for the technology industry. A single mother of 2 young boys, Hamlet enjoys reading and writing and is a self-proclaimed “Charleston foodie.”

Crystal Whittemore received both an undergraduate degree and an MBA in Business Administration from Charleston Southern University. Following her graduation from CSU, Whittemore worked for 6 years in the finance office at James Island Charter High School and for 6 years as the Athletic Manager at Charleston Southern University. The mother of 3, Whittemore and her husband Robert reside in Hanahan, SC.

The mother of 5 boys ages 5 to 19, Leona Zanders is a native of Charleston and a graduate of The Medical University of South Carolina with a degree in Health Sciences. Zanders was employed for 10 years by Roper St. Francis Hospital focusing in the field of diagnostics for RSFH Medical Laboratory Scientists. Zanders resides in Goose Creek with her husband and her children and the family enjoys travelling.

Christos Palles has been a licensed real estate professional since 2014 working in the new homes arena with industry leaders Lennar Corporation and Mungo Homes. Recognized for sales excellence by both Lennar and Mungo, Palles received a Prism Award in 2017 from the Homebuilders Association. A Charleston native, Palles is a graduate of Coastal Carolina University with a degree in Sports Management. Palles resides West Ashley with his wife and two dogs. In his free time, Palles enjoys surfing, wake-boarding, hunting and golfing.

Carolina One Real Estate Services is the Metro Charleston area’s real estate market leader. In addition to a full-service Mortgage Division, the 53-year-old 13 office company features departments specializing in Insurance, New Homes, Relocation, Commercial Real Estate, Property Management, Vacation Rentals, Title Services and Property Maintenance. Visit our website at