Dave Sansom, Lowcountry Realtor of the Year

Dave Sansom

Dave Sansom

May 18, 2020 – Charleston, SC - The Charleston Trident Association of Realtors® has proudly announced that Dave Sansom of Carolina One Real Estate has been named the metro Charleston 2019 Realtor® of the Year. The annual award recognizes a Lowcountry residential Realtor® who has done exceptional work to advance the high principles of integrity in the furtherance of exceptional real estate practice among brokers, real estate agents and the public.

Sansom is the CFO, COO of Carolina One Real Estate Services, metro Charleston’s real estate market leader. Originally from Pittsburgh, PA, Sansom is a 1995 graduate of Grove City College (PA) where he majored in Business Management.


A Realtor® since 2000, Sansom has been an active member of the national, state, and local Realtor® organizations for more than 10 years. He served as a director on the National Association of Realtors® and the SC Realtors® boards as well as President of both the CHS Regional MLS (2014) and the Charleston Trident Association of Realtors® (2017). Prior to his current position with Carolina One Real Estate, Sansom managed the company’s highly successful Coleman Boulevard office for 6 years overseeing the day to day activities of nearly 100 licensees. Sansom has also been an active participant with the Realty Alliance, the Real Trends Peer Review Group, and the Center for Creative Leadership. As CFO and COO at Carolina One since 2014, Sansom has guided the day to day operations and profitability of the largest real estate brokerage in South Carolina and the 80th largest company in the US by sales volume.

Dave Sansom resides in Awendaw with his wife Nancy of 22 years and their three children Gabe (16), Noah (13) and Anna (6). In his leisure hours, Sansom enjoys reading, travel, outdoor fitness, and spending time with his family. A professed sports fanatic, Sansom is an avid follower of the NFL Pittsburgh Steelers and the NHL Pittsburgh Penguins.

Founded in 1964, Carolina One Real Estate Services provides a full range of real estate services including Residential and Commercial sales, Mortgage, Insurance, Title Services, Vacation Rentals, Relocation Services, Property Management and New Homes Community Support. Please visit the company’s website at www.carolinaone.com.