Cathy Burns

Lead Agent/Broker in NC & SC since 2005

eXp Realty in North Carolina


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About Cathy Burns

Cathy Burns has been a licensed real estate broker in North Carolina and South Carolina since 2005. She is consistently ranked in the top 5% of real estate brokers in the greater Charlotte region. Cathy has earned the coveted Five Star Professional Award as seen in Charlotte® magazine every year since 2006 – one of only two agents to be awarded this recognition consecutively since its inception! She has been featured as a local real estate expert in The Charlotte Observer, Charlotte® magazine, Union County Weekly and Business Innovators Radio Network. Cathy also has the following certifications:

Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS)

Certified Military Residential Specialist (CMRS)

Certified Home Buying Advisor (CHBA)

Certified Home Selling Advisor (CHSA)

eXp Realty Certified Relocation Agent & Certified Mentor

Cathy graduated from Hollins University in Roanoke, VA, with a B.A. in Political Science with a Concentration in International Relations. After college, Cathy spent 10 years as a federal criminal investigator. She now applies her analytical skills and attention to detail to providing unparalleled market savvy and exemplary customer service.

Cathy is also a dedicated community partner. She has served on a variety of local boards and committees, including Rotary (past President and past Assistant District Governor), the Union County Chamber of Commerce, the United Way, Turning Point & the Weddington Athletic Booster Club. Cathy embodies Rotary’s motto of Service Above Self!

Cathy is determined to exceed expectations and continues to grow her business through referrals from their many satisfied clients! Service areas include the greater Charlotte, NC region, including Matthews, Weddington, Waxhaw, Wesley Chapel, Indian Trail & nearby South Carolina areas, including Indian Land, Fort Mill, Tega Cay, Clover & Rock Hill. And, she has connections all over and is happy to connect you with a top broker anywhere in the world! Call Cathy today! 

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