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John Covington

O: 803-358-0888 M: 803-924-2113

John Covington is a resident of Lake Murray, SC. As a licensed Realtor®, his focus is residential properties and acreage on Lake Murray, as well as properties in Richland, Lexington, Newberry, and Orangeburg Counties. He also has experience with agricultural/timber land purchases and investment property.

John grew up on a farm in the small town of Norway, SC where he learned the value of hard work and dedication. After receiving his degree in Finance from Francis Marion University, John moved to Columbia to begin a career with a national brand in construction equipment sales and rentals. John continued his training receiving certification from Midlands Technical College in Residential Contractor Business, Residential Building Codes, Residential Building Framing & Finishing, Residential Building Site Prep, and General Construction Safety.

He advanced to Area Manager and was responsible for two dealerships which ranked number two in market share. During his career, John developed advanced skills in contract negotiation, teamwork, and time management. Selling or Buying real estate is a fun and exciting journey, yet the process can be frustrating and confusing. John’s nearly 30 years of professional experience in sales and management, coupled with strong family values, will take the stress out of the process, and produce results for you.

Testimonials for John Covington:

“We really enjoyed our buying experience with John. He was with us every step of the way through the process and gave us great professional advice! He gave us personal attention and was tuned in to what we were looking for! Thank You, John!!!” – Myrick & Valbea D.

"It was great doing business with John. I've told him to let us know when he comes across another piece of property that we might be interested in purchasing. Great experience."- Michael E. and Robert S.

EXIT Real Estate Consultants is South Carolina’s top brokerage among the EXIT franchises. Outstanding client service and a commitment to customer satisfaction are the hallmarks that make EXIT Real Estate Consultants the fastest growing real estate company in the Midlands.

John and his wife, Perry, have called the shores of Lake Murray their home for over 25 years. They have two children, Emily Grace (15) and Dantzler (12), along with the neighborhood’s favorite dog, Lucky. John is an active member of Zion United Methodist Church, Prosperity SC and has served in various leadership roles. His hobbies include boating, hunting, fishing, golfing, and cooking on the grill.

His Passion is to Serve You. Please download John Covington’s mobile business card and do not hesitate to contact him with your real estate inquires. Call or text him at 803-924-2113 or email

John Covington
Office: 803-358-0888
Mobile: 803-924-2113
EXIT Real Estate Consultants
5175 Sunset Blvd. Ste. 3
Lexington SC 29072

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