Background & Experience
Paul Hartley joined the firm in 1983. Specializing in Owner and Tenant Representation for Office Leasing, Paul has been the company’s Top Producer/Office Leasing for 28 consecutive years. During 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009 and 2010 he was named the Columbia area's Top Commercial Real Estate Office Leasing Broker. Also during 2004, 2005 and 2009 Paul was recognized as Columbia’s Overall Top Commercial Real Estate Producer. He has been named the Top Producer/ Office Leasing in Columbia, SC on 20 separate occasions. Additionally, in 2004, 2005, 2009 and 2010, Paul was the “Office” panelist in Columbia’s Commercial Real Estate Market Forecast and has been a regular contributor of inormation for the annual SIOR Columbia Office Market Report. Over the past ten years, Paul’s primary focus has been Exclusive Tenant Representation for national/international clients.
Paul has an active client base in most major U.S. markets and during the past ten years, Paul has completed over 150
office transactions for his clients in over 75 U.S. cities.
Paul received his B.A. Degree from Wofford College, where he was an English/Business Major.
Paul is very active both locally, regionally and nationally in SIOR, currently serving or having served on multiple committees
within SIOR over the past twenty years.