Karl Zerbst Earns CCIM Designation

April 23, 2018 - Charleston, SC - Carolina One Real Estate Services congratulates Karl Zerbst for being awarded the CCIM Commercial Real Estate designation. Zerbst, an Associate with Carolina One’s New Homes division, becomes a member of a select group of fewer than 6% of commercial real estate agents worldwide to qualify for this most prestigious achievement.

The CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) designation demonstrates that Zerbst possesses the critical knowledge, technical expertise and market savvy to negotiate the intricacies of the highly competitive commercial real estate market. As an Associate with Carolina One New Homes, Zerbst specializes in both sales and service of commercial property and land tracts.

A native of Charleston, Zerbst graduated from the Citadel in 1982 with a degree in Business Administration and went on to receive his MBA from the Citadel in 1991. Zerbst also attended the Army Command and General Staff College in 1998. Zerbst retired from the US Army Reserve with the rank of Lt. Col. after 22 years of continuous service.

Prior to becoming a Realtor® in 2011, Karl Zerbst spent 26 years in the Charleston commercial banking industry sitting on the Executive Lending Committees of several Lowcountry banks. Zerbst also served as Market President for First Reliance Bank and Ameris Bank in both Charleston and Mt. Pleasant.

Karl Zerbst is no stranger to community service in the Lowcountry. In addition to serving as a Council Member of St. Matthews Lutheran Church, Zerbst is past Chairman of the Salvation Army, a Lifetime Member of the Association of Citadel Men, a Rotary Club Paul Harris Fellow, a past board member of the Mayor’s Council on Homelessness and a past board member of the Charleston Affordable Housing Committee.

Karl Zerbst and wife Tami, a Realtor® in the Isle of Palms office of Carolina One, have four grown children and reside in Mt. Pleasant. Zerbst may be reached by phone at (843) 452-3838 or via email at kzerbst@carolinaone.com. Carolina One New Homes, based in Charleston, SC, is the leader in marketing and sales for new home communities in the Metro Charleston area. A division of Carolina One Real Estate Services, Carolina One New Homes was founded in 1994 and currently represents 26 new homes communities.