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Schembra Real Estate Group, LLC

The Plaza at Shelter Cove, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

About Schembra Real Estate Group, LLC

Schembra Real Estate Group, a boutique real estate firm has continued their tradition of excellence and record-breaking sales in real estate since 1976. Their location at the Plaza at Shelter Cove is one of the most visitor-friendly locations for showcasing real estate listings on Hilton Head Island. One of the oldest real estate firms on the Island, its Broker-In-Charge, Philip Schembra, was honored in 2016 by the National Association of Realtors as a Realtor® Emeritus, with over 40 years of experience and has been a specialist in Palmetto Dunes, Shelter Cove and Leamington real estate - living and working in the community, as a property owner and realtor since 1976. Phil has consistently been an industry leader in luxury real estate and continues to set records earning him the distinction as Hilton Head Island’s #1 All-Time Listing and Selling Agent for homes, homesites and condominiums in one community…all achieved in Palmetto Dunes, Shelter Cove and Leamington with $1,000,000,000 (billion) in personal sales. He is also a past recipient of the “Top 100 Sales Team” Award in the Country ranked by sales volume by the National Association of Realtors, with over 1,400,000 (million) members at that time.

Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate continues to expand and strengthen its network of luxury real estate professionals and brokerages from around the world and has recently welcomed Schembra Real Estate Group, as its newest edition to the network representing the top properties throughout Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, and Palmetto Dunes, Shelter Cove and Leamington. Along with membership in the Who’s Who network, Schembra Real Estate Group will benefit from having their listings on, a Webby award-winning website with several times more $1,000,000+ content of any near-peer, thus exposing them to more qualified buyers both nationally and internationally. To be eligible for membership with Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate, brokers or firms must list and sell in the top 10 percent of their market – only the very best companies and individuals are inducted into the network.

Philip A. Schembra was named to the 2017 REAL Trends America’s Best Real Estate Agents in South Carolina and was named one of America’s most productive sales associates as a part of REAL Trends America’s Best Real Estate Agents, the newly issued ranking report produced by REAL Trends and sponsored by Zillow Group. He is now a member of the “America’s Best Real Estate Agents,” and ranked number 14 in the State of South Carolina for individual sales volume. This group of highly successful real estate sales agents represents less than 1 percent of all real estate agents in the United States. To qualify for inclusion an individual agent must have closed at least 50 transaction sides or $20 million in sales volume in 2016. The average residential real estate agent in the United States closed 8.6 transactions in 2016 and had less than $1.3 million in sales. “I am obviously pleased and honored to be ranked on this ranking in South Carolina with top residential real estate agents,” said Schembra. “It represents the time and effort that we put into each customer that we serve and how much work it takes to build a successful real estate career. The level of sales it takes to qualify makes it a truly special recognition.”

Sales training, broker mentoring and authoring has been an integral part of the firm’s philosophy providing agents with extensive market knowledge to offer their buyers and sellers a professional experience. The firm’s excellent customer service, stellar reputation and expertise in the community have continued to set the company apart from its competition. Philip Schembra is the author of THE TOTAL SALEPESRSON® time management sales program. The team of professionals at Schembra Real Estate Group can offer assistance with your real estate needs throughout Hilton Head Island and the Low Country. For more information, please contact Phil at or 843.785.2452.

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