The REALTORS® Land Institute is dedicated to building knowledge, building relationships, and building business or its members — the extraordinary real estate professionals who broker, lease, sell, develop, and manage our most precious resource: the land.  

A membership organization created for and by land sales experts, the REALTORS® Land Institute offers programs and services designed to:   


  • Provide superior land education and professional development         programs
  • Encourage open knowledge sharing and interaction among members  
  • Develop networking and referral opportunities 
  • Serve as a voice in Washington on land-related issues through its affiliation with the National of Association of REALTORS®.


Originally named the Farm & Land Institute, the organization was founded in 1944 and is an affiliate organization of the National Association of REALTORS®.

our Story

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2016 - 2017 Carolinas RLI Board of Directors


Officers                                                                                                                                             Ex-Officio Board Members

​President                                      Lou Jewell, ALC                                                              Dick Havens, CCIM, GRI

Vice President                             Dustin McClure                                                              Rick Epperson, ALC 

Treasurer & Secretary               Rod Rogers, ALC                                                            Rick Price, ALC

                                                                                                                                                Leavitt Bridgeman

Directors                                                                                                                                         

3 Year Term Ending 2019                                                                                                  Woody Fender, ALC

Charles Hinnant, ALC                                                                                                            Dale Fulk, ALC

Bob King, ALC                                                                                                                        Edwin Orr, ALC
Don Bell                                                                                                                                  Kyle Swicegood, ALC


2 Year Term Ending 2018                     

Kenneth Richardson, ALC
George Munford, ALC, CRS, GRI
Eric Andrews, ALC


1 Year Term Ending 2017

Bill Hixon, ALC
Trey Ocie Allen, III
Christina Asbury, ALC



Our Mission

 To build knowledge, relationships, and business for our members 

Our Roots

In the Land business? 
The Carolinas Chapter of the REALTOR Land Institute