NAI Avant
807 Gervais Street
Suite 301

Columbia, SC United States 29201
t(803) 744-9805 m(803) 261-4969 f(803) 744-9875
Harper, SIOR
President and Broker-in-Charge

Scope of Service Experience
Bruce Harper, SIOR, is President and Broker-in-Charge of NAI Avant. He has extensive experience across South Carolina markets in the brokerage, development and construction of a wide variety of commercial real estate property types. His corporate responsibilities include business and client development as well as managing the market leading brokerage operations.
Background & Experience
Bruce holds the SIOR (Society of Industrial and Office Realtors) designation and is the past Carolina’s Chapter Sponsorship Chairman. He was recognized by The State newspaper for his commitment to excellence and community service as a “20 Under 40” award recipient in 2008. He is a Life Member of the Central Carolina Realtors Association (CCRA), and a member of the National Association of Realtors. He is a current member of the Board of Directors of the Commercial Investment Division of CCRA. He is a past Chairman of the CCRA Commercial Alliance and has served on its Circle of Excellence Committee since 2003. While in Brokerage, Bruce has personally received a “Circle of Excellence” Award every year since 1999, achieving “Gold” status in 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008. Bruce also was the recipient of the CCRA “2008 and 2010 Commercial Transaction of the Year” award. He attended the ICSC School of Development, Design and Construction (2006). Bruce earned his B.S. Degree from Clemson University. Bruce currently holds a real estate license in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.
Professional Associations & Designations
Member of the Society of Office and Industrial Realtors
Member of the National Association of Realtors
Member of the International Council of Shopping Centers
City of Columbia Design Development & Review Commission - Past Commission Member
Clemson University Board of Visitors - Past Board Member
Member of Eastminster Presbyterian Church
Columbia Market Forecast - Past Chair and Committee Member