For folks around Duplin County, the name Pearl West is synonymous with real estate! Pearl is a Duplin County native and has served the great people of the area since she and husband Walter established Walter P. West Insurance and Real Estate Agency in 1956.
Pearl sees every client relationship as the beginning of a life-long friendship. Her greatest joy is hearing from past clients, now friends, from years ago! The opportunity to meet and serve people from all walks of life and all parts of the country is what drew her to the real estate industry and what keeps her going to this day.
For many years, Pearl and Walter were involved in residential construction and insurance as well as real estate. Pearl became a licensed broker in 1974. The West Agency was formed in 2000, when Pearl and Walter made the decision to focus on their true passion, real estate sales.
Pearl is well known as a true Southern lady who is both professional and kind, knowledgeable, easy to talk to, and who goes the extra mile for her clients, friends and neighbors.
Pearl is a founding member of the Duplin/Sampson Association of Realtors. She has a lifetime love of music and played the organ for Warsaw United Methodist Church for many years. She is still active in her church and with its members whom she loves dearly. She enjoys Carolina Basketball, the beach, playing bridge, spending time with friends and family, and baking her famously delicious pound cake!