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The only Realtor® specializing in Palmetto Dunes, Shelter Cove, and Leamington

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Philip A. Schembra

Licensed Real Estate Broker

Established In 1976, Phil Schembra arrived on Hilton Head Island to sell real estate for the Phipps Land Company / Bessemer Securities, the early developers of Palmetto Dunes Resort. When the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) was established permitting realtors to sell throughout the Island, Phil made the decision to specialize exclusively in Palmetto Dunes, which later included Shelter Cove and Leamington. Today, after selling for 41 years in the community he continues his record-breaking sales, and as an owner of a boutique company, he shares his philosophy of hard work, core values, professionalism and outstanding knowledge and expertise with buyers and sellers. His longevity and institutional knowledge of the community continue his recognition in the local community as a leader in luxury oceanfront, ocean-oriented properties, golf, lagoon and harbor properties.

Sales training and broker mentoring “has been an integral part of the firm’s philosophy providing agents with extensive market knowledge to offer their buyers and sellers a professional experience. The firm’s excellent customer service, stellar reputation and expertise in the community has continued to set the company apart from its competition. In addition, he is the author of THE TOTAL SALESPERSON® time management sales program The team of professionals at Schembra Real Estate Group may offer assistance with your real estate goals and objectives throughout Hilton Head Island and the Low Country. His loyal client base and property owners provides a referral network and is a huge part of his success. He and his wife have been residents of Palmetto Dunes since 1976 and continues his specialization in the community.

• 2016 Realtor Emeritus distinction with $1,000,000,000 (Billion)in personal sales in Palmetto Dunes, Shelter Cove and Leamington
• #1 All-Time Listing and Selling Agent in the history of Hilton Head Island in one community – Palmetto Dunes, Shelter Cove and Leamington, for homes, homesites and condominiums
• The only REALTOR® specializing 100% exclusively in Palmetto Dunes, Shelter Cove and Leamington
• Past recipient, “Top 100 Sales Team” Award in the Country ranked by sales volume by the National Association of Realtors, with over 1,400,000 (million) members
• #1 All-Time Listing and Selling Agent in the history of Hilton Head Island for oceanfront homes, homesites and condominiums all achieved in Palmetto Dunes and Leamington
• Largest investor of oceanfront property, other than the developers

Residential real estate sales in Palmetto Dunes, Shelter Cove and Leamington


Charity Involvement:
Volunteers in Medicine Hilton Head
Easter Seals Foundation
Children’s Relief Fund
Boys and Girls Club
United Way
RBC Heritage of Golf, presented by Boeing
Sandbox Children’s Museum
National Association of Mental Illness, NAMI
Pan-Mass Challenge for Cancer
Outside Hilton Head Foundation