ABR, GRI, e-PRO, CDPE
Real Estate Agent Summary:
Experienced and diverse in the real estate industry, Don brings a breadth and depth of knowledge to Connie Rice & Partners and Keller Williams Realty. Committed to excellence and fiercely loyal to his clients, Don has over 20 years experience in the Upstate as a builder, sales manager, and residential real estate specialist. Don has done it all!
Don worked his way through college while serving 20 years in the United States Air Force, retiring in 1994. The discipline, leadership, and organizational skills he learned and honed over 20 years of service still work in today’s real estate marketplace and enable him to offer all of his clients the care and service they deserve and expect. Continuing the dedication shown in the military, Don has expanded his credentials to include the Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR), Graduate of Real Estate Institute (GRI) and the e-PRO designations.
Don is driven and dedicated to his family and enjoys spending his spare time with them. Married for over 25 years, Don’s wife Trish is a 1st grade teacher at Plain Elementary School in Simpsonville. He has 3 grown children and one granddaughter.
"I work with real estate agents on a daily basis, and Don Swearingen is one of the best! He offers an incredible depth of knowledge, having been a builder himself. We are relocating from out of state, and Don has been unselfishly generous and flexible with his time, an enormous help to us, as our time – in state – has been limited. With his great knowledge of the area, Don has been an invaluable resource helping us to narrow our focus and prioritize our time. He is an absolute delight to work with, and he represents the utmost in honesty, integrity, and sound advice. We gave Don quite a challenge because I, too, have been in the home building industry for some 40 years. Consequently, my wife and I are very discerning, educated buyers. If you are fortunate enough to have Don represent you in the home buying process, you will not be disappointed, as he will be your staunch advocate and trusted advisor." L. and C. Amaral
"Don was very helpful and extremely competent. He worked very hard to assist us on what, I think, was a difficult endeavor. He is by far the most helpful agent with whom we have ever worked!" J. Houser
"Don was great and a very likable "people-person". He made selling the house a pleasant experience." C. & K. Evans