Melanie Hellmer joins Tradd Residential as one of the original agents of the newly launched Residential Division of Tradd Companies. Melanie offers her clientele honest real estate guidance, well-researched market information, close personal attention and total discretion. Her knowledge of the Grand Strand’s unique marketplace is based not only on professional transactional experience but also on her own personal experience in purchasing, renovating, building and selling property in and around the Myrtle Beach area. A graduate of University South Carolina ~ Coastal Carolina, Melanie has a degree in Education. Following her passion of transforming home decor and creating welcoming interiors, she later earned her designation as a Certified Interior Decorator. This talent allows her to serve her clients well as she evaluates her listings and provides valuable feedback for refreshing and updating any property so it is appealing to buyers and in turns brings the highest possible return for sellers. Melanie is a natural when it comes to client relations and customer service. She is inviting, personable and excels in the art of listening and communicating. She is self-motivated, enthusiastic and passionate about providing the best possible service to her clients. Behind her gracious southern charm is a solid determination and skillful ability to initiate a satisfying completion of any transaction. She offers her selling clients a proven marketing strategy and always enjoys matching buyers to the the vacation property, private residence or the homesite of their dreams.
Prior to real estate, Melanie taught in our areas public schools as well as serving as Development Director and Admissions Counselor in the private school sector in the Myrtle Beach area. She also worked along side a business partner to develop the vision and creation of a very successful small business in Myrtle Beach called The Little White Dress, an upscale bridal boutique. In her personal life she has lived in the Myrtle Beach area for over 25 years. She and her husband have 2 sons; one a graduate of Woodberry Forest and the other attends Virginia Episcopal School. She and her husband are owners of a successful Vacation Rental and Property Management Company that specializes in Oceanfront property that welcomed guests to the Grand Strand for over 50 years. Melanie has volunteered over the years for many community organizations, in her children schools and has served on numerous boards as well as graduating from the Myrtle Beach Citizens Police Academy. She and is currently a member of The Ocean Forest Cotillion, where she served as past President, a member of The Dunes Golf and Beach Club and is serving as an Horry County Delegate for the 2016 election. Gardening, home decorating, entertaining, traveling and spending time outside or at the beach with her family is how Melanie enjoys her down time. She loves the Myrtle Beach area, is invested in this community and is passionate about helping homebuyers settle in. Her relationships with her clients often continue long past the closing table.
Million Dollar Producer 2012
Multi-Million Dollar Producer 2013 & 2014
Earn the Designation of ‘Christies International Residential Luxury Specialist’