The Partners Real Estate Group
The Partners Real Estate Group 805 E. Main St Duncan, SC 29334 864-485-2100

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Chris White is the broker in Charge at The Partners Real Estate Group. A native New Yorker, Chris fell in love with the Upstate of South Carolina visiting a friend from college. After earning his Bachelors of Science degree in Economics he decided to move to the sunny south leaving behind the cold winters of New York. He cut his professional teeth in the restaurant world, working at several local restaurants in a management capacity. In 2004 he was given the opportunity to train as a residential real estate appraiser. Chris quickly realized that this was his calling. Soon after that he obtained his salesperson license as well and joined the National Association of Realtors. Initially motivated to get his license to renovate and rehab homes, he found that he had a natural knack for assisting clients in their real estate needs. His wife Michelle is a Realtor as well and is an integral part of the Partners Real Estate Group. They live in Lyman and are parents to three incredible children. Chris feels his unique skills and experience as a real estate appraiser in addition to his leadership and commitment to customer service will ultimately lead to a superior experience for his clients. In addition to the Partners Real Estate Group, he also owns and operates Legacy Real Estate Services, his appraisal firm. Chris looks forward to serving you for all your real estate needs. He currently serves on the board of directors for the South Carolina Professional Appraisers Coalition. Chris believes that real estate is a tool to impact his community for the better.

Michelle White is married to Chris and they have 3 children and their first grandchild on the way. Michelle grew up in the Golden Strip area of Greenville County and graduated from Hillcrest High School in 1991. She moved to the Spartanburg District 5 area 11 years ago and now calls it home. Michelle went to Wyatt Real Estate School in 2013, obtained her real estate license and hit the ground running. She started her real estate career with one goal in mind and that was to provide superior customer service to all her clients and perform all duties in a professional manner. In 2016, she and Chris decided to open The Partners Real Estate Group in order to bring the quality customer service they are known for in their community. Our motto is Partners in Real Estate, Partners in Community, Partners in Life. Call Michelle today and let her expertise in Real Estate guide you whether you are looking to buy or sell and experience what true customer service is supposed to be.

Brandee Johnson is a lifelong resident of the Upstate. She is an alumni of Greer High school and attended Garner­ Webb University. She lives in Lyman with her husband Ron and their two beautiful daughters. Brandee managed her home for 10 years as a stay at home mom, but as her children grew she had an urge to pursue a professional career. Brandee has always been an excellent communicator and very customer service orientated and felt a career in real estate could be a perfect fit. After careful consideration and encouragement from her family and friends she obtained her sales person license. Brandee hit the ground running, quickly earning the respect of clients and other agents as a go­getter. Her enthusiasm, attention to detail and pursuit of excellence is second to none. Rest assured you will experience the epitome of customer service for your real estate journey.

Charles Schirtz was born and raised in Upstate New York and is a graduate of Monroe Community College in Rochester where he studied Criminal Justice. After graduating from college in 1982, Charles began a career in Law Enforcement working for the Monroe County Sheriff's Office where he worked in several different capacities throughout his career. After serving the citizens of Monroe County for over 25 years, Charles retired and moved to the sunny south where he and his wife  Jodi made Greenville, South Carolina their home. Now residing in Greer, South Carolina, Charles is an avid golfer and outdoorsman. He and his wife are the parents to three grown children and are active members of Brookwood Church. Charles has held licenses in South Carolina as a Private Investigator and as a Security Officer through SLED and has also had experience in Retail Sales and Management. Charles has always considered himself to be a people person and enjoys helping others. Joining The Partners Real Estate Group has given him the opportunity to continue his service to his community here in the Upstate. His willingness to work hard combined with his commitment to providing excellent customer service will allow Charles the opportunity to provide an honest and enjoyable real estate experience to his clients.

Lance Martin is a District 5 native, father of 3, and the Lead Pastor of Potential Church. As an agent at The Partners Real Estate Group Lance prides himself on a passionate drive to serve his clients’ best interests. He is dedicated, knowledgeable, and committed to helping you purchase a new home and/or selling your existing one. His devotion and customer service has resulted in a continuously expanding network of loyal clients and referrals. Lance uses that vast local network to get your home sold quickly!

Frank Gonzalez was born and raised in Miami, Florida and moved to the upstate area in 2015. Frank is fluent in Spanish and English which helps him to better serve his clients. Frank has a passion for helping people and strives to provide his clients with a high level of customer service and results. Frank has volunteered as a Kids Ministry Leader, Baseball Coach and has done lots of community outreach programs along with his family. Partner up with Frank and enjoy an organized results driven Real Estate Experience.  

Frank González nació y se crió en Miami, Florida y se trasladó a la zona del norte del estado en 2015. Frank es fluido en español e inglés, lo que le ayuda a servir mejor a sus clientes. Frank tiene una pasión por ayudar a la gente y se esfuerza por proporcionar a sus clientes un alto nivel de servicio al cliente y resultados. Frank se ha ofrecido como Líder del Ministerio de Niños, Entrenador de Béisbol y ha hecho muchos programas comunitarios junto con su familia. Asóciese con Frank y disfrute de una experiencia organizada​ ​de​ ​resultados​ ​inmobiliarios. 

Sarah was born and raised in Spartanburg County and currently lives in Inman with her husband, daughter and baby girl on the way. She received her BS in Accounting from North Greenville University and her Masters in Accounting from Garner-Webb University. She taught accounting at the university level for five years while pursuing a career in real estate. She loves helping to educate first time home buyers on the process. Her knowledge of the local markets and attention to detail make the process of buying or selling a home a simple process for her clients. 

Amilia Jaikaran was born in Port of Spain, Trinidad, raised in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, and currently resides in Inman, SC since 2013. Graduated from Broward College with an AS Degree in Business with a Concentration in Medical Office Systems. Now Married and a mother of 2, Amilia gained her knowledge of sales working at a family orientated furniture store where she developed her sales skills. Amilia is also a Certified Tax Preparer & Notary Public, as well as volunteers within the community.

With her dynamic personality, trustworthiness & willingness to go above and beyond, Amilia knows how to tackle, strategize, and negotiate her way to providing excellent customer service for her clients!

Contact Amilia today to help make your home buying and selling journey one you’ll never forget!


Suzanne Materna grew up an "Army Brat" and has traveled all over the United States and foreign countries.  She fell in love with Greenville and chose to put down roots and make Call it home with her husband and 2 kids.  She has her BA in Education, and for the past 13 years, her life has been dedicated to serving children.  Her passion for helping and serving the people in her community has been her driving force, and she can't wait to help others in their real estate journeys!

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The Partners Real Estate Group

Office: 864.485.2100

The Partners Real Estate Group
805 E. Main St
Duncan, SC29334

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