Rick was a Raleigh resident for over twenty-seven years and the Grand Strand area for 11 years. He has a strong commitment to his clients and their lifestyle needs. He understands the unique qualities of the Research Triangle, Brunswick County and Grand Strand area and will help you to find the home and area that is perfect for you!


Rick spent twenty-two years with Nortel Networks working in senior management levels in both Purchasing and Sales. Through working with customers from Fortune 500 companies on multi-million dollar transactions, Rick has gained an exceptional understanding of his client’s needs as well as fine-tuned his negotiating skills. He is straightforward; detail oriented and always has his client’s best interests in mind.


Rick has completed several short-sale and foreclosure property transactions and has become a go-to-person for help in this area of property specialization.


On a personal note, I am an avid golfer and sports fan. GO BUCKS! I reside in Barefoot resort in North Myrtle Beach.


Member, National Association of Realtors; Member, North Carolina Association of Realtors; Member, South Carolina Association of Realtors; Member, Brunswick County Association of Realtors; Member, Horry County Regional Association of Realtors


Rick Beekman


Fred Thorne Realty LLC


Sueward Homes, Inc.


919-349-6993   rbeekman@nc.rr.com