Michelle VanHemert Branton

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Designations: RSPS - Resort & Second-Home Property Specialist, CLHMS™ - Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist™
Areas Served: Anderson, SC - Athens, GA - Northeast, GA - Atlanta Metro
Lifestyles Served: Lake Living, Fairway Living, Residential Living, Barn & Land Living
Office: 706-806-8808
Cell: 770-597-1797

Michelle VanHemert Branton is a REALTOR® with Living Down South who currently serves clients in Northeast Georgia including Lake Hartwell, Franklin, Elbert, Stephens, Banks, Hart, and Jackson Counties. Living Down South is excited to partner with Michelle, who has an unyielding passion to help those seeking a residential, lake, barn & land, or mountain lifestyle.

Born and raised in Seattle, Washington, Michelle has also lived in Colorado and Nevada before making the Peach State her home. A graduate of the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV 1989), Michelle obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Financial Administration with a minor in Sociology. Upon moving to Georgia, Michelle enrolled at the University of Georgia where she earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work. In addition to her higher education achievements, Michelle has also earned an Interior Design Certificate as well as had extensive training in Real Estate Investment. Considering her combination of industry experience, education, competencies, work ethic, and love for helping others, Michelle is a winning choice for anyone seeking a true professional to lead a real estate engagement.

When not selling real estate, Michelle serves as Vice Chairperson on the Executive Board for the Northeast Georgia Animal Shelter, participates in various charity and raising awareness events, and enjoys yoga, reading, Sudoku, and rescuing animals. In their free time, Michelle and her Husband Jeff, who is a Regional Manager for a multi-national tool company, can be found traveling, boating, playing on the lake with friends, keeping up with their daughter Taylor, who is a Bookkeeper with a company who provides 360 feedback surveys for corporate leadership, or chasing down their three rescue dogs, Tidbit, Lola, Smitty and their barn cat Sophie.



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(843) 972-2710 — Charleston

(864) 558-8058 — South Carolina Upstate

(706) 806-8808 — Northeast Georgia

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