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About Charleston Metro Homes Real Estate

Charleston Metro Homes Real Estate is one of the area's leading full service real estate firms.  Owned and managed by husband and wife realtor team Steve and Debbie Smith, the couple brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to their agents and clients.  

As an area leader in Charleston real estate representing buyers, sellers, property management services and investors - customer service and honest professionalism comes first at our firm. We work hard to stay up to date and completely in tune with current Charleston real estate trends teamed with your specific needs and requirements. Our agents will listen and offer personal service that is unparalleled in our market. Give us the opportunity to show you what we are made of. Our team is confident you will not be disappointed.

As our Charleston real estate partner, we believe you to be more than a client. You benefit from our experience whether you're a buying, selling or renting a home. We hope that you will take advantage of our website’s tools to search the MLS for free, establish a personal account to manage, set up searches, receive email notifications of new Charleston real estate listings and more. When you are ready for help, know that we are here and ready to assist you in finding the home of your dreams. Call us at 843-278-1600 or email us.

Our offices are located at 652 Coleman Blvd in Mt. Pleasant SC in the midst of the redevelopment of the Coleman Blvd. corridor and centrally located between the beaches, the islands and downtown Charleston.  
Featured Agents

Debbie Smith

Broker / Owner

License Number: 44749

Debbie Smith is one of the most dedicated and committed real estate brokers in the nation. She is a member of the Charleston Trident Association of Realtors where she has received recognition as one of the top ten percent of all Charleston SC metro area realtors in sales performance each year since 2007. She holds certifications as an Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Sellers Residential Specialist (SRS), Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR) . Highly recognized awards East Cooper Top Producer and Realtor of Distinction. Debbie lives on Daniel Island Charleston's "Island Town", where she is known as an expert not only in local real estate, but also as having a wealth of knowledge and experience in real estate in areas of Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester Counties. If you are seeking an agent with knowledge, dedication, professionalism and integrity, Debbie has them all. Selling a home? Debbie can assist you by assessing your homes current value and working with you to market your home versus competing properties.

Steve Smith

Broker / Principal

License Number: 83395

Steve grew up in the small town Huntingdon in Central Pennsylvania and attended the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. His experience includes various positions in sales, marketing and general management, including ten years with the Fisher Scientific Corporation, a $3.5 billion company, where he served as a Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. He also held senior management positions with The Figgie International Corporation and National Mine Service Company. This experience served to provide him with a solid business background to found and operate his own businesses in a professional manner, and with a highly personal touch. Steve is a Broker and Principal of Charleston Metro Homes Real Estate. He founded Core One Properties Real Estate in 2006, one of Charleston’s leading real estate management firms. He a member of the Daniel Island Business Association where he served as President from 2006-2008, was appointed by the South Carolina Legislative Delegation to serve on the executive committee of the Trident Regional Education Advisory Board, and he participates in numerous other clubs and associations. He is married to his wife Debbie Wall-Smith, a top performing real estate sales professional in Charleston, and has a daughter Stephanie who will be attended the Charleston County Academic Magnet High School and is now studying to be a Veternarian at the University of GA. As well as being an avid golfer and fisherman, Steve is a U.S Coast Guard certified marine Captain. Captain Steve owns Charleston Sport Fishing Charters; the sport fishing boat “The Reel Interest” is known as one of the top performing boats in the local offshore fishing charter fleet. Visit www.charlestonsportfishingcharters.com for more information regarding fishing offshore for Tuna, Wahoo, Marlin, Sailfish and Mahi or for local harbor cruises.

Chris Akers

Realtor- Buyer & Seller Representation

License Number: 101099

Chris is not your average realtor! After gaining skilled experience for several years as an architect in Atlanta, Chris went full-steam into real estate in 2010 working in sales (residential & commercial), leasing (commercial), and real estate appraising (residential & commercial). Fast-forward ten years and he has touched the industry from nearly every angle. He has appraised well over 1,000 properties (residential and commercial) across the Charleston metro area and has been in & out of nearly every corner of town. His accomplishments include helping multi-tenant commercial property owners regain stabilized occupancy in Atlanta during the Great Recession, assisting numerous buyers in finding the right fit without getting ripped off, and conducting marketing campaigns that result in property owners being able to sell their property for over appraised value in as little as 23 hours, 29 minutes. Chris and his wife Brooke have lived & worked in the Charleston area since 2013 and are extremely grateful to be able to call Charleston their long-term home.

Trey Allen

Realtor CIPS, SRES

License Number: South Carolina LLR 49953

Trey has spent the last 6 years as a USSF Soccer Referee in the Tri-County Area, raising his family and enjoying the great outdoors. Trey comes to the company representing sellers and buyers in the Charleston area and beyond for over 12 years; covering 14 counties as a residential and land realtor. He has extensive background representing buyers and sellers of Farms which include Agricultural, Timber and Recreational land. He is on the board of directors for Realtors Land Institute for North and South Carolina. He’s a South Carolina Master Naturalist. He’s achieved the CIPS Certified International Property Specialist Designation and the SRES Senior Real Estate Specialist Designation. He has a bachelor’s of science degree from Lees-McRae College where he played soccer. He is passionate about helping others, the great outdoors and helping his community.

Karen Cooper


License Number: 107060

Austin Garland

Sales Associate

License Number: 125146

Austin is a Low Country native where he grew up in Summerville, SC and played college baseball for USC Salkehatchie and Stillman College. His experience includes a background in commercial real estate accounting and as a top producer in the signage industry serving clients throughout the Charleston region. Austin has great attention to detail and makes sure to hear what you have to say and what is important to you. There is no better feeling than putting a smile on his clients faces. Austin lives locally in Mt. Pleasant and enjoys walking the town and spending time at the beach. Let’s make an important time in your life a good time!

Dana Hauffe



Dana began her real estate career when she moved to Atlanta in 2017. During that time, she had the pleasure of helping new families to the area find their dream home and adjust to the thriving community. She understands how stressful it can be relocating to a new city and enjoys making the transition as seamless and stress-free as possible. When she moved to Charleston in 2020, she fell in love with the charming architecture and easy-going lifestyle the Lowcountry has to offer. She immediately began helping homeowners earn top dollar for their properties while helping them find a new place to call home. Dana wakes up each morning excited about what she does because she is creating lifelong relationships and helping people each day. She is waiting to meet you, whether you are looking to purchase a home or to get your property SOLD!

Amy Isom


License Number: 112996

Amy has a wealth of personal and professional experience in the real estate industry. Utilizing her knowledge from former roles in Property Management and Real Estate office administration, she knows the in’s and out’s to facilitate the many transactional details to help her clients through the buying or selling process smoothly. As a retired military spouse, Amy is well versed in the trials and tribulations of relocating from one part of the country to another- or just across town! As a mother and Master Sargent’s wife, she has learned how to wear multiple hats, to be a part of an effective team, to manage time, and importantly to meet needs & deadlines When Amy isn’t making home ownership come true for her clients, she enjoys spending time at the beach, shopping, and spending time with her family seeing the many sights and sounds of the Charleston area. Amy specializes in all facets of the Real Estate business, whether it be navigating the way for first time homebuyers, helping sellers maneuver the complexities of selling their home or helping buyers negotiate a contract for their dream home. Her philosophy is truly win-win and her clients come first! When you are ready to buy or sell, call someone who will be with you every step of the way- Call Amy!

Kelly McComb


License Number: 102784

Kelly McComb joins Charleston Metro Homes from Las Vegas, Nevada. Born and raised in Arizona, Kelly attended the University of Arizona where she earned a BS in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing. Upon graduation, she moved to New York to begin a career in the financial industry. Most recently, Kelly has worked in the automotive industry in a marketing capacity. Having the opportunity to relocate, she decided to move to her favorite city- Charleston. In her free time, Kelly enjoys exploring all this beautiful area has to offer including the beaches, dining, and outdoor water sports.

Ashly Moran



Client Focused. Results Driven. I believe in ensuring the best client experience on each and every transaction. Real estate can be a fun and exciting journey, whether you are buying or selling, if you are working with the right realtor. I am confident I can be that person for you. I look forward to guiding you through the process no matter what side of the transaction you are on. I have over 17 years of sales, marketing and real estate experience. I have worked in various industries and most recently wrapped up my career in pharmaceutical sales. Real estate has been my long-time personal passion and I’ve been a licensed real estate professional since 2013. If you are ready to buy, sell, or just have questions about the Charleston market don’t hesitate to give me a call. Here are some easy ways to stay in touch with me: https://www.charlestonmetrohomes.com/about/ashly-moran-realtor/ or on Instagram at ashlymoran_charlestonrealtor

Shanel Pierce


License Number: 123513

I moved to Charleston in 2011 from Mississippi with my three daughters. Prior to becoming a full time Realtor, I sold residential and commercial flooring for one of Charleston’s largest flooring firms. Through that experience I learned how to conscientiously care for my clients’ greatest assets, their homes, and gained in-depth knowledge of the tri-county area’s many communities and neighborhoods. I use my personal experience as a home buyer of several homes and relocations to put myself in the shoes of our buyers. My commitment to clients is to have a strong and honest work ethic and to live by the Golden Rule. I am a high energy person who loves to connect, laugh, and create lasting relationships and great memories with others. I am also a trained life coach who holds mental and physical fitness in the highest regard. My husband and I enjoy cooking, family time, the outdoors, reading, and world travel as well as living in one of the Charleston area’s favorite cities Mount Pleasant with our two dogs and a cat. I have an effective combination of Southern Charm and tenacity- I like to win (for my clients) but do so with a calm demeanor and a smile.

Alexandrea (Allie) Webb


License Number: 120660

Allie joins the Charleston Metro Homes team after serving eight years in the Navy. She grew up outside Chicago, graduated from the University of Missouri, and was sent to San Diego for her first Navy tour. She has been stationed in California, Japan, South Carolina, and Washington. Her travels have made her a military relocation specialist! She has transitioned to purse her love of real estate in her favorite city! Allie loves to explore and share all that Charleston has to offer! She is dedicated to helping you find your perfect place to enjoy low-country living.

Stephen Sumner


License Number: 55195

When considering your Real Estate needs in Charleston, Mt. Pleasant, Isle of Palms, Sullivan's Island, or any area in the Lowcountry, a lifelong resident with attention to detail, and desire for client satisfaction, and care should be your first choice. As a lifelong resident of Mt. Pleasant, Stephen knows Charleston, and the surrounding areas well, which gives him the ability to help clients match their needs and desires in a new home, and having the knowledge of the constant changing trends of the Real Estate market for those clients selling their home. Whether you are considering to purchase a home, or sell your current home in Mt. Pleasant, Charleston, or any of the Barrrier Islands surrounding the Lowcountry, Stephen is ready to assure the Real Estate experience you have , be as joyful, and fun as the city or town you have selected in the Lowcountry to call home.

Frederik Winther


License Number: SC115495

Honor. Integrity. Loyalty. Determination. Diversity. Success. These are just a few of the words that describe the work ethic of Frederik Winther, Real Estate Salesperson with Charleston Metro Homes in Mt. Pleasant SC. A native of Denmark, Frederik was born and grew up in the metropolitan city of Copenhagen. Raised in a family with 4 other siblings, Frederik completed his schooling early and began working by age 16. When he turned 18, he joined the Danish Royal Marine Corps serving as a professional soldier on a Motor Torpedo Boat Squadron. He obtained a BA in business from Lyngby Handelsskole in Denmark, graduating in the top 2 % of his class, and with honorable discharge from the Danish Royal Marines, he came to the US at the age of 24. Frederik began his US journey in 1990 in Oregon in the furniture industry. He moved to Charleston SC and has been self employed for the past 20 years, serving as a consultant in international sales and marketing for both North and South America for some of the top furniture design companies in the world. Currently living in Mount Pleasant, he knows the greater Charleston area well and has his own real estate investments locally. He is currently certified with the US Coast Guard Auxiliary since 2015, and served as Assistant Scout Master for the Boy Scouts of America Troop 20 for 5 years. Frederik has three children who are involved in many activities from musical theater to sailing. His favorite pastime is spending quality family time with his children. Frederik has many hobbies and interests which include real estate investing, travel, boating and sailing, music and theater, history, and art. He is patient and persevering, and is committed to making each home buying and selling experience a positive one by focusing on client needs and personal interest. With knowledge and interest in commercial real estate, he is well equipped to meet the needs of any client in the area.