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Jessica Riffle Edwards

  
110 Dungannon Blvd., Suite 100
Wilmington, NC 28403
(910) 799-3435
(910) 352-1043
(910) 795-0020
Jessica@TheCarolinasFinest.com
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110 Dungannon Blvd., Suite 100, Wilmington, NC 28403

 

Jessica Edwards is known for her innovative use of technology and video in real estate and cutting edge marketing tactics. As the breakout star of Coldwell Banker’s YouTube Channel, On Location, she has received local and national recognition for her efforts and success. As a full time Realtor with Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage in Wilmington, North Carolina, Edwards’ outside the box approach and well-respected expertise has allowed her to build a top grossing team within her marketplace.

Originally from West Virginia, Edwards graduated magna cum laude from The University of North Carolina Wilmington in 2004. She then immediately pursued and launched her real estate career.  Edwards is incredibly passionate about helping clients find the home of their dreams and adopting the tools of our trade necessary for sellers today.  

Her can-do attitude and ability to embrace technology to connect with clients and collaborate with other real estate professionals around the globe is a huge asset to both buyers and sellers.  As a luxury certified Previews Property Specialist Edwards also has an additional level of understanding of what it takes to market, sell, negotiate, and purchase high-end properties. 

         While loving her local role in Wilmington, she is also honored to serve as the Coldwell Banker Real Estate Consumer Specialist. Each month she is interviewed by reporters (CNBC, USA Today, Fox Business, Wall Street Journal, etc.) to discuss real estate trends and provide timely advice and guidance.

           Edwards is activity involved in the local community and believes in giving back through various non-profit efforts on an ongoing basis.  She currently serves as a Foundation Board Member and sat previously on the Alumni Board for The University of North Carolina Wilmington.

           Edwards is a wife and mother and enjoys spending time with friends & family, entertaining, attending social events, being active & playing tennis, enjoying the water & outdoors.

 

 

Credentials

Member, National Association of Realtors
Member, North Carolina Association of Realtors
Member, Wilmington Regional Association of Realtors

BA in Community Health Education,

Magna cum Laude

The University of North Carolina Wilmington

Cerfitfied E-Marketing Specialist

Chairman's Circle

Specialties

Resale and New Construction 
Luxury Homes, Single Family, Condos, Land 
Beach and Vacation Property 
Investment Property 
Licensed act as Buyers or Sellers agent 
College 
Retirement 
Single Female 
Awards

MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR PRODUCER
Top Sales Associate
Best of the Best 2007, 2008

 


 

 

 

What my clients are saying (50)

01/02/2018 - tcorcoran71

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Carolyn and Lee Lee were very helpful and resourceful in helping us buy and move into our new beach home. Easy to do business with. We were new to the area, and they really helped us evaluate the different coastal communities.


11/29/2017 - reamerd

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Very good experience with Jessica and her team. Very professional and very timely with responses. Her team definitely seemed dedicated to making the situation as easy as possible.


11/22/2017 - user8633869

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Jessica and Carolyn are a dream to work with. Carolyn recently assisted us on the purchase of our new home. There were some unexpected things come up along the way and Carolyn was so very knowable and guided us through the entire process.


10/13/2017 - aligcarroll

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Jessica and Carolyn are absolutely top notch!! They helped us sell our home and purchase a new home with ease!!! The best buying and selling experience I could ask for.


10/10/2017 - katie royster

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Jessica is very knowledgeable about the Wilmington market and provides great pointers for getting your property ready to put on the market she is very professional and timely gets your house under contract and sold


10/09/2017 - OswaldC

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Great listing presentation but the wows end there. Listed our house and promised to be there for showing. Never showed up. Never showed house themselves either. Where are all of the buyers this team supposedly works with? Listing expired and listed with someone else. House sold in 90 days for more than Jessica’s team recommended. All show and no results from this team.


10/09/2017 - theranchnc

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We couldn't ask for a better realtor. They were there for us every step of the process. Tori was our contact and she went above and beyond to see we got a great deal and helped with our inspection. I would definitely recommend this company.


10/09/2017 - davidpf910

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Very prompt, professional, and sold our home within 30 days!! If I ever move back to the area they are the ones I plan to call to find a new home for sure without a doubt.


10/09/2017 - bill0330

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I purchased an investment property with Jessica as my buyer's agent. She found the property for me and negotiated the price. Two years later she was my seller's agent and worked tirelessly to find a buyer. She is a creative, innovative professional.


10/09/2017 - StevenLB

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Jessica was recommended by an out-of-state realtor to help me buy my first home in Wilmington. She promptly provided answers to my many questions, was patient, and on time for all showings. I highly recommend her and her real estate team.


10/09/2017 - dentond1

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Carolyn Byrnes was a fantastic realtor and helped us find the perfect home. She was always helpful and was nice enough to show us any property until we found the best house for our family.


10/02/2017 - zuser20161028071809040

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My husband and I had a great experience working with Jessica Edwards. She made the process simple and easy and was amazing to work with. We would highly recommend her to anyone who is interested in buying or selling a home in Wilmington!


09/18/2017 - bdrobinson21

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Great experience with Tori Harless from Jessica Edward's team. We purchased a home in their area while still living out of town and she made the process relatively painless and very easy. She assisted in 2 offers same day as listing, as well as a FaceTime video walk through of a home. Tori was also a great resource for recommendations on local lenders, inspectors, and contractors. Tori & the Edward's team are extremely quick to respond through all communication methods - call, email, text. Highly recommended, I will definitely go back to them again.


06/06/2017 - alexiaap

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Tori Harless is the person that helped us in this whole process of finding our house all the way to the walk through and closing. She is very professional and dedicated. We are luck to have her on our side. We highly recommend her.


05/25/2017 - AlexSmith62

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Our realtor from the group was Carolyn, and she was fantastic. She was knowledgeable and attentive to details. She also was so easy to reach, and she responded very quickly. I couldn't have had a better experience with a real estate agent.


05/23/2017 - Shanna Windham

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Jessica and her team were INCREDIBLE! I really can't speak highly enough and have since had several friends say that they wish that they had listed their home with her because of her professionalism, knowledge of the market, fast selling turn-around, availability to answer questions, plan for marketing and closing negotiation expertise. This is the second time we have used her, first to buy a home and now to sell ours. We are working with her as we find our next home and we wouldn't use anyone else in the Wilmington market.


05/05/2017 - marcelvargas

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Our experience with Carolyn Byrnes was awesome! Very professional and understanding. She was a pleasure to work with and most importantly listened to our needs. Recommend the team at Jessica Edwards.


04/12/2017 - cebarefoot

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Jessica and her team ROCK! Our house was on the market for 12 days and the rest is history! Pictures are key in my opinion and I have always loved seeing Jessica's listings due to the phenomenal pictures posted! You won't be disappointed, I promise!


02/21/2017 - amymhubbard4

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We worked with Carolyn Byrnes in purchasing our new home. She made the process simple and easy. She was great at answering all of our questions about purchasing a new home and negotiating on our behalf. We would recommend the Jessica Riffle Edwards team and specifically Carolyn Byrnes.


02/20/2017 - Jeffrey Babka

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We have bought and sold over 14 homes over the past 40 years and Jessica and her team are far and away the best real estate agents we have ever used in every aspect of the home buying process.


01/18/2017 - user026202

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Jessica and Carolyn were awesome to work with! Their knowledge of the local market allowed them to find us a new home that was perfect for our family. They also worked very hard to set up showings to sell our home, which resulted in an offer (full asking price) just two days after we listed our home. Beyond all of that, they were on top of every detail, and helped get contractors to the house for repairs/estimates in a very short period of time. They were very responsive to emails/phone calls and made us feel like we were a top priority. We would highly recommend Jessica Edwards and Associates to anyone who is interested in buying or selling a home in Wilmington!


01/04/2017 - user85984872

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Tori Harless and her team at Jessica Edwards & Associates were so great to work with! They helped us each step of the way to find our perfect place in Carolina Beach! Professional, friendly, & very knowledgeable!


12/11/2016 - mostlymarcia333

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We contacted the Jessica Edwards agency about a house we saw and met our agent Tori Harless. Tori was professional, helpful and quick to respond to our endless questions. She helped us target in on the area we were interested in, we found the neighborhood we wanted and purchased a home. She assisted us with setting up inspections and contractors plus all the negotiations with the sellers, all was appreciated because we live six hours away.
The agency's team also worked with us to arrange financing with Alpha Mortgage; Heath Altman handled the paperwork and it was a smooth process.
We have bought many houses and this was one of the smoothest transitions. We are thankful for the Jessica Edwards team.


12/01/2016 - andrea hoehn6

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We can't recommend Jessica and her team high enough! They helped us sell our home quickly and easily - we were under contract in less than 48 hours after listing our home which was incredible! They are great to work with - always quick to respond to any questions we had, professional, and efficient. Work with Jessica and her team - you won't regret it!


12/01/2016 - lyndadale2004

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My husband and I were fairly negative about the real estate business because of past experiences. However we knew we needed help selling our home. Our son recommended Jessica Edwards and the Carolinas Finest team. Jessica is not only professional but an agent with integrity. She communicates with you every step of the way and continually has your back from day one until after closing. She sold our house in 14 days and that says it all. I Highly recommend her to anyone considering buying or selling.


09/19/2016 - hryan2118

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They provided a supportive, helpful, enjoyable, and seamless process from start to finish! They answered any and all questions I had quickly. I would highly recommend Jessica Riffle Edwards to anyone searching for a home!


08/25/2016 - zuser20150805150601490

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We worked with Jessica's buyers agent, Carolyn Byrnes, and had a great experience. She respected what we were looking for and worked hard to show us every house we asked to see. She never tried to apply any high pressure tactics to pick a home before we were completely comfortable. When we ended up going with new construction, she was an invaluable resource as a go-between between us and the builder as issues came up. We would definitely use her services again!


08/07/2016 - colemanjeanie

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Jessica was enthusiastic, professional and excellent in marketing. She kept us well informed with immediate feedback and was always quick to respond to any questions. I highly recommend her. Jessica and her team were delightful.


07/22/2016 - zuser20151216053532933

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Jessica advised me to put my house on the market at the right time and for the right price! The buyer put an offer on my home within 24 hours of it going in the MLS and offered more than I asked! The whole process took less than a month and it was incredibly smooth!! It was my first time selling a house and I can't believe how easy it was. Jessica Edwards is a wonderful person, very respectable and responsive!


07/14/2016 - wcarey5

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Jessica, Carolyn, and the entire team were extremely helpful throughout the entire home buying process. They provided excellent guidance with regard to all aspects of the purchase - from obtaining financing and getting pre-approved for a loan, to contract negotiations, understanding the condition of the home, and the closing/settlement process.


06/27/2016 - marylynnking

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Jessica is amazing. We have sold two houses with her. One sold in one week and the other in 3 weeks. With this purchase, Jessica helped us get significantly lower than the asking price


06/14/2016 - wslade922

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Carolyn worked with us to find the perfect house. We were outside the state and dealing with us and our needs was not always easy but she did a great job. Once we found the house, she and the staff at Coldwell worked to make certain everything went smoothly.


06/02/2016 - robinw79

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From the time Jessica and her team put the sign in our yard to closing on both the old house and the new house Carolyn found us was less than 7 weeks. (YEY for a ton of showings and going under contract super fast!) In that time, it was absolute craziness and I can 100% say this team made it as easy as possible on us. Jessica has built the most helpful team and has a person designated to each step of the process who will keep you informed and on top of things. They are simply the best!


05/31/2016 - zuser20160112065011814

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A friend of ours recommended Jessica Edwards and her team and we decided to use their services. Carolyn Byrnes is a great person to work with, a real professional who knows the local market. She took the time to understand what exactly we were looking for and only a few showings were needed for us to find our dream house. Carolyn was very responsive and diligent – made the process as painless as possible. The customer service was excellent and we highly recommend the whole team to anyone!


04/26/2016 - newtoilm

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Being new to the area, one of the best decisions we have made is working with Jessica Edwards & Associates. Carolyn Byrnes was amazing from start to finish and she has a great understanding of the local housing market. The entire team really understands the importance of customer service, communication and professionalism which makes the home buying process pain free. The team kept us informed every step of the process and their network of referrals and resources have all been invaluable. We highly recommend Carolyn and the Jessica Edwards team!


04/24/2016 - ctcairns

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Carolyn and the rest of the Jessica Edwards team were fantastic to work with during our home search. We are new to the area, but Carolyn provided great insight on different neighborhoods and made the whole home buying process stress free. Highly recommend for anyone buying or selling a home.


03/07/2016 - jody fledderman

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We purchased a 2nd home that is 700 miles from our current location. Her extensive know;edge of the local areas and state requirements was very beneficial. She worked with a team of others at her office and it seemed like we always had access to someone.


02/02/2016 - user8056682

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Jessica and Carolyn know the local market very well and urged us to price our home competitively to sell quickly. We had 10 showings in 3 days and an accepted offer on day 3. They know what they are doing to market and sell your home.


01/21/2016 - holly6963

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From the start "The Carolina's Finest" were amazing, specifically Carolyn Byrnes. Carolyn went above and beyond during and after the transaction, was very resourceful, and helped make a stressful process so much easier. Jessica Edwards and her team are very professional, informative, thorough, and hard working. I highly recommend Carolyn and the entire Jessica Edwards team!


01/04/2016 - mek70118

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Jessica and her team were great. Very knowledgeable and professional. Made the selling/buying process as painless as possible. Showed us homes whenever we asked, and helped us make a great decision.


10/15/2015 - user01870595

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Smooth and quick,
always on top of things and keeping you informed, updated me on whatever was going on. Questions answered, either then or as soon as she found out. I used them instead of the selling sign, had used once before and just liked the way they worked with me. And would us them again if needed.


10/12/2015 - leslienichols13

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Jessica and her team were extremely resourceful in helping us get our house ready to sell. She helped us negotiate a great deal. And she and her team helped make the closing as smooth of a process as it could be.


09/23/2015 - jennifer kane1

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Our agent, Carolyn Byrnes was great, she always went above and beyond to assist us, even with our agent in PA. We would recommend her to anyone searching for a house in the Wilmington area.


08/29/2015 - stuart26little

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My wife and I were extremely pleased with Jessica Edwards team, specifically Caroline Blanton and Lee Lee King. Caroline worked with us for three months in our search for a home in Wilmington, NC. She is well informed regarding the local market and we are very happy we called her. Lee Lee tied up all the loose ends and made sure closing was a very pleasing experience. I would recommend them to everyone!


08/26/2015 - user8822367

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We cannot say enough great things about Jessica Edwards and Carolyn Byrnes. They both assisted us with finding and negotiating the purchase of our new home, and navigated us through the process expertly. They were responsive, proactive, and provided recommendations throughout the process that helped ensure our satisfaction and comfort. We will continue to recommend Jessica and Carolyn to all of our friends and family without hesitation, and could not imagine using anyone else for buying or selling in the Wilmington/Wrightsville Beach area.


08/21/2015 - johngoldsberry5

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Great communication and always accessible. The whole team was great and very professional. The process was efficient from start to finish. Extremely happy we chose Jessica and The Carolinas Finest.


08/12/2015 - merylrojas

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I am a realtor in Florida and SC. I found Jessica and her team to be both skillful and knowledgeable in all areas pertaining to real estate. My goal was to sell my home quickly and at a price that was market realistic. This was done..albeit 'very long distance'..and my goal was achieved.

Would highly recommend her services in the Carolina Beach/Wrightsvill Beach areas of NC


06/24/2015 - JohnNorris25

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I worked with Caroline Blanton an associate on Jessica's team. From the perspective of an out of state buyer, she made the entire process plesant. She was exceptionally courteous and professional throughout. I will surely refer my friends who are looking for second homes in North Carolina to work with her.


06/04/2015 - jasonjwooten

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Jessica and her team were extremely helpful and knowledgeable. We were buying a lot to build on and were still living in DC. Her understanding of the local market and was very useful, as we were unfamiliar with it. We also required a bit of handholding through the due diligence and closing process, but they coordinated everything with the title agency, surveyor, and attorney's office to make the transaction smooth and painless. I wouldn't hesitate to call on Jessica again in the future.


05/29/2015 - user0423959

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Facilitated not only a seamless house search but also went above and beyond in helping us with vendors associated with our larger move to Wilmington (electrician, roofer, plumber, landscaping, home entertainment, decorator). A delight to work with throughout the process

Active Listings (11)

Property Address Details Price
621 Dundee Drive
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4 Bed(s) | 5 Total Bath(s) | 4,078 SqFt$1,389,000
1232 Arboretum Drive
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6 Bed(s) | 6 Total Bath(s) | 5,451 SqFt$1,249,000
5809 Harbor Breeze Drive
Wilmington, NC 28409
4 Bed(s) | 4 Total Bath(s) | 3,502 SqFt$1,100,000
301 E Bay Street
Southport, NC 28461
4 Bed(s) | 6 Total Bath(s) | 4,201 SqFt$998,000
6308 Hawksbill Drive
Wilmington, NC 28409
4 Bed(s) | 3 Total Bath(s) | 2,762 SqFt$715,000
1901 Hawthorne Road
Wilmington, NC 28403
4 Bed(s) | 3 Total Bath(s) | 3,431 SqFt$485,000
636 Belhaven Drive
Wilmington, NC 28411
4 Bed(s) | 4 Total Bath(s) | 2,797 SqFt$427,000
7909 Pawleys Lane
Wilmington, NC 28411
4 Bed(s) | 4 Total Bath(s) | 3,008 SqFt$425,000
715 Quinn Drive
Wilmington, NC 28411
3 Bed(s) | 3 Total Bath(s) | 2,400 SqFt$369,900
723 Quinn Drive
Wilmington, NC 28411
4 Bed(s) | 3 Total Bath(s) | 2,330 SqFt$359,000
699 Highlands Drive
Hampstead, NC 28443
4 Bed(s) | 3 Total Bath(s) | 2,912 SqFt$299,000

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