Golden Properties Realty
Elaine Eschert, REALTOR, ABR, CSP
Broker/Owner Golden Properties Realty

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About Elaine & Ray

Elaine & Ray Eschert have lived,worked and raised a family in what is now referred to as the Ballantyne area of South Charlotte.Relocating here in 1978 they have both been active members of the Community. Elaine is an awarding winning Realtor who was an honored member of the RE/MAX Hall of Fame. She has devoted 25 years to assisting local clients and those relocating here with their home buying needs. Both Elaine and Ray believe that you must know the area to represent the area for the benefit of your clients. It is important to realize that in any profession including real estate you cannot teach experience. Take time to gauge and evaluate their collective knowledge and commitment to the South Charlotte, Ballantyne area....then give Elaine a call.

Meet Elaine
Broker/Owner of Golden Properties Realty in Ballantyne
REALTOR licensed in N.C. & S.C.
Member of the National Association of REALTORS (NAR)
Member of the Charlotte Regional REALTORS Association (CRRA)
Member of the Carolina Multiple Listing Service (CLMS)
Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR)
Certified by the National Association of Home Builders as a"New Home Sales Professional"
9-time winner of the
 "5-Star Best in Real Estate Client Service"  
Multiple Top Producing agent with RE/MAX from 1994 to 2007
Ranked in top 5% of all Carolina Regional agents in 2008
Ranked #1 or #2 individual agent in home sales productive while with RE/MAX Metro
Subject of real estate articles like "Bountiful Charlotte" and others.
A featured guest presenter at the Charlotte STAR Power Real Estate seminar
Featured REALTOR on TLC TV program "My First Home" filmed in South Charlotte
Founding Board Member and Membership Ambassadors for Ballantyne Country Club 

Meet Ray
Ray is also a Real Estate broker and has been very active in serving the community.
Founder and President of the original Ballantyne Breakfast Club from 2001 to 2018.
The BBC conducted an average of over six meeting per year as an information resource for the residents, business leaders and elected / services providers.
In 2018 he turned the leadership over to others so he could focus on the founding of South Charlotte Partners where he now serves as a community adviser to the board.
In 2007 he was appointed by city representatives to represent South Charlotte on the year long Road Committee of 21 reviewing and recommending transportation improvements.
Served on the Board of Directors for the Ballantyne Chapter of the Chamber of Commerce as an ex officio for over ten years till 2018.
Served by appointment to the Charlotte - Mecklenburg Planning Commission for 2 terms with a focus on rezoning's.
Founded and served as First Chair for South Charlotte Partners before becoming an community adviser to the board.
Served on the Matthews Charter School Panel at the request of the Mayor of Matthews.
Featured on TV and  in numerous newspaper and magazine articles including the Charlotte Business Journal, Ballantyne Magazine & South Charlotte Weekly.
Featured in 2017 Charlotte Magazine article listing "Charlotte's Most Powerful People" 
Serves as the Honorary Mayor of Ballantyne and most importantly to him as Santa Claus during the holidays at the Ballantyne Hotel and at police holiday dinners. 

Ray was a member of several (LM) Lunar Lander Spacecraft Assembly & Test Teams at Grumman Aerospace. These included LM-5 or the Eagle which was the first vehicle to land on the Moon. He also was on the LM-7 team which is better recognized as Apollo 13
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What my clients are saying  

Congratulations on your induction into the Platinum Club and RE/MAX Hall of Fame


~ David Liniger, RE/MAX CEO & Elaine McCain, VP Regi

Thank you for all you do to help market Ballantyne


~ H.Bissell, President Bissell Company

Thank you for your continued support of our homes and Communities


~ Marketing Advisory Group / Sales Manager, W.Nichol

Thank you for all your help as Ballantyne Country Club Ambassadors


~ Membership Director, Ballantyne Country Club

Elaine...Fantastic we thank you again


~ Sales Manager, Pulte Homes for multiple sales

You all do such a good job!!! I'm impressed!


~ Kim Editor @The magazine of Ballantyne & the South

And the one that touched my heart is " You were our House Angel"


~ Ken & Cindy

Where do we start...I would like to thank you for making our tranition from Ca to Charlotte a smooth one. We appreciate all your hard work, support & generosity


~ Larry & Lori

Elaine was wonderful to work with on our relocation to Charlotte. As retirees and senior citizens, she took the extra time neededto show us all the great communities in Charlotte that fit our needs


~ George & Eileen

My wife and I had one day to find our perfect piece of Charlotte real estate. After mappingout our Charlotte, NC relocation plan , my wife located Elaine. We wanted someone who specialized in Ballantyne, South Charlotte and Union County / Weddington, NC real estate. We picked the absolute in the business! There is no way to express our thanks to Elaine and Ray for their help!


~ Kory

It was a pleasure to work with you and your husband. Thank you for making this Charlotte, NC house hunting process a positive experience. We are enjoying our new home here in Weddington. We would highly recommend your services to our great networking group


~ Stan

Our first meeting with Elaine laid to rest a lot of our fears and confusion about Charlotte, NC relocation. Her warm personality and superb knowledge of the real estate business put us at ease


~ Randy & Cherri

This is an enthusiastic recommendation for Elaine Eschert. As first time home buyers, we looked for a patient, experienced agent who could make home buying less intimidating: we found what we needed in Elaine. She is extremely knowledgeable About Charlotte, NC real estate - especially the Ballantyne area, Weddington and South Charlotte. She is also a savvy negotiator!


~ Mark & Amy

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