Bluffton Man Joins Southeast’s Top Plantation Brokerage

Bluffton, SC -- Jason Hewett of Bluffton, South Carolina has joined Jon Kohler and Associates, one of the nation's top plantation brokerages, as a sales associate. Based in Lamont, FL, Jon Kohler & Associates is the South's leading authority on quail plantations, ranches, high-quality properties, and Social Storm Properties. The firm has represented the buyers and sellers of many of the most prestigious farm, ranch, and plantation sales in the Thomasville/Tallahassee/Albany markets, ACE Basin, South Carolina Lowcountry, and the Alabama Plantation Belt. Since 2010 alone, Jon Kohler & Associates has closed 315,371 (updated number) acres of land and completed $2 billion+ in real estate sales. The brokerage carries an inventory of only the finest, most unique properties.

For 28 years, Hewett has worked on and managed farms and plantations in Georgia and South Carolina. After a successful career in the plantation management business - working for some of South Carolina's most discerning landowners - Hewett decided to take a leap of faith and switch gears to help as many landowners as possible achieve their land ownership objectives. He has been a leader in the local plantation and conservation communities for over 20 years.

"We are thrilled to welcome Jason to the Jon Kohler & Associates team," said Jon Kohler. "He has a wealth of knowledge and experience and will greatly improve our presence in South Carolina."

In Hewett's spare time, he volunteers with several organizations to promote conservation, education, and the outdoor lifestyle. From 2014 until 2021, he led the South Carolina Plantation Manager’s Association and in 2019 led the South Carolina Prescribed Fire Council. He has also served on advisory boards for Clemson’s JCK Waterfowl and Wetlands Conservation Center, the SC Bobwhite Initiative, SC Tall Timbers Steering Committee, and Horry Georgetown Technical College’s Wildlife and Forestry Program. He has volunteered for and hosted multiple National Deer Alliance events, lectured to multiple classes for the Clemson Wildlife Department, hosted the SC Handler’s Trial for nearly a decade, and helped form the Carolina Celebration Open Shooting Dog Classic, one of the largest shooting dog trials in the country.

“Jon Kohler & Associates is the leader in high end recreational sales in the Southeast, and it is with great pride that I hang my brokerage hat with them to better serve our clients," said Hewett. "Jon has been an inspiration and together we bring an unmatched level of experience to the table for anyone looking to buy or sell high end recreational properties.”

About Jon Kohler & Associates: Jon Kohler & Associates is the leading authority on hunting plantations, ranches, and high-quality properties representing the best land stewards in the Southeast. With three decades specializing in this niche, the real estate brokerage, marketing, and advisory firm is best known as the preeminent source of knowledge of high-quality land, unmatched marketing, and representing the top properties in this niche. Their primary focus is to ensure good land stewardship is financially rewarded.

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