Billy Benedict

Investment Advisor

William “Billy” Benedict is an Investment Advisor with Shane Investment Property Group and specializes in the sale of single- and multi-tenant commercial property throughout the Southeast. He is licensed in five states and holds a CCIM and Certified General Appraisal designation. With 20 years of experience, he has an extensive background in several facets of the commercial real estate industry. 

Before joining Shane, Billy owned and managed commercial real estate brokerage, Southeast Retail Advisors. Prior to that, while with Cushman & Wakefield, he managed several national and regional accounts in the Retail Services division, including North Face, H&M, New Balance, The Children’s Place, Barberitos, Firehouse Subs, and Kool Smiles. 

As an Asset Manager with Trimont Real Estate Advisors, Billy built a solid foundation in sales, valuation, and marketing through sourcing tenants for larger commercial owners, overseeing the disposition of retail centers in excess of 7 million square feet. Owners included Lehman Brothers, Goldman Sachs, RBS Greenwich, FNMA, and Northwestern Mutual. Additionally, his early career included investment retail sales and valuation advisory services. 

Career Highlights:

  • • Licensed Real Estate Broker – Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, & Alabama

  • •  Holds CCIM and Certified General Appraisal Designation

  • • Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors – Member

  • •  International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) – Member


  • • Bachelor of Science in Business 

    • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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