2002 - Jeff was laid off in the corporate America environment for being among the best sales associates when the company eliminated commission-based sales agents and paid them their average hourly wage.
2003 - Jeff rebounded in 2003, graduating with a bachelor’s in business from the University of South Carolina and also from Real Estate University, both within a week of each other. Jeff went on to open his own small business, where he could be rewarded for his honest, hard work and provide a safe, goal-orientated work force within his organization.
2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010 - Jeff was the #1 Agent in the AgentOwned Realty Co.
2010 - Jeff opened his first office in Oakbrook.
2011 - Jeff became the No.1 residential resale agent in the Charleston, South Carolina market (non-REO and non-new construction) and still holds that title today! He is frequently sought out by local media publications, talk shows and local radio stations for his real estate update.
2012 - Jeff released his 1st book “The Ultimate Homebuyer’s Guide.” Best Sellers Quill Award for Best Selling Author - The company made the top 100 teams in the country. - KinderReese Exponential Growth Award
2013 - Jeff released his 2nd book “The New Rise in Real Estate.” Jeff's two books are both named “Best Sellers.” Opened up 2nd office, located in West Ashley. - Entrepreneurs International Foundation - Executive Producer Award
2014 - Telly Award (Charitable/Not for Profit) - NAEA Commitment to Excellence Award - NAEA Ultimate Marketer Award
2015 - The company made into top 50 teams in the country. Jeff split from Agent Owned to form Jeff Cook Real Estate. Opened up our Downtown Summerville office. #1 agent in SC.
2016 - Opened up 2nd West Ashley office. Opened up HQ office and Mt. Pleasant office. -
2017 - Named #27 Team in the entire nation. - Company expansion to Greenville and Columbia, South Carolina.
2018 - Named #16 Team in the entire nation. - Jeff is awarded the Forty Under 40 Award. - Awarded Top 25 Fastest Growing Companies in SC
2019 - Named #10 Team in the entire Nation. - Awarded Top Workplace in SC by Integrated Media Publishing