Our mission is to provide the most comprehensive, efficient, and affordable property management services available to both our clients and residents.
Our company was founded in the early 1980s by Chase E. Furnas, Sr. when he began managing a handful of properties for clients in Spartanburg while practicing commercial real estate. Soon thereafter, he moved to Columbia and turned the management business over to his son, Chase E. Furnas, Jr.
Chase E. Furnas, Jr. is a native of Spartanburg. He graduated from Spartanburg High School and attended USC Upstate before earning his Real Estate license and becoming Broker-in-Charge of our company. He became owner/operator of Chase E. Furnas & Company In 1982 and dedicated his efforts to providing the most competitive and affordable property management service to owners and residents in the area. His commitment to this goal has resulted in steady and consistent growth in the 35 years since! Our success can be attributed in large part to his experience, knowledge of the area, emphasis on accountability, and resolve to represent his clients fairly, treating each investment as his own. He has shared these values with his very dedicated and qualified staff below:
Phone: 864-285-9006 ext. 106
Mike Epps, Managing Director/Realtor
Phone: 864-285-9005 ext. 105
Mike is a native of Spartanburg and graduate of the University of South Carolina with a BA in Retail Management. He has had an active interest in purchasing and holding real estate since 2006. He serves as Planning Commissioner for the City of Spartanburg and is on the Board of Trustees for Saint James United Methodist Church. Mike joined our team in 2010 and has obtained both his Property Management and Real Estate Sales Licenses. In his role as Managing Director, Mike oversees all assets currently under management to ensure they are operating to the owner’s best interest. His objective is to assist new and existing clients maximize their real estate investment potential and goals. His knowledge and experience allow him to provide sound advice and recommendations to clients while also troubleshooting maintenance issues with residents and coordinating necessary repairs.
Amber Furnas, Office Manager/Property Manager
Phone: 864-285-9004 ext. 104
Amber is also a native of Spartanburg and graduate of Wofford College with a BA in English. After working in the legal field for a number of years, she joined the staff of Chase E. Furnas & Co. part-time in 2002 and full-time in 2006, later obtaining her Property Manager License. Amber oversees managerial duties and client/resident relations. She strives to represent the company’s core value of providing the best comprehensive service to our clients and customers.
Neva Wilkie, Administrative Assistant
Phone: 864-285-9002 ext. 102
Neva has lived in Spartanburg most of her life. She most recently worked for a local ministry for 23 years. Her background has been in Operations, Bookkeeping and HR. She has been with CEFCO for over a year. She is a people person and her favorite things are spending time with her family and friends, music and writing.
Terri Satterfield, Property Manager
Phone: 864-285-9003 ext. 103
Terri is originally from St. Louis, Missouri and graduate of William Woods College with a degree in Business. She moved to Spartanburg in 1986, raised her 2 daughters here and worked in risk management for Denny’s Corporation from 1997-2003. She then moved to Myrtle Beach where she worked as a property manager in vacation rentals for approximately 10 years. Terri also obtained her Real Estate license in 2008. She moved back to Spartanburg in January of 2017 and joined our team. Her experience, knowledge of the business, and attention to detail make her a true asset to our company! She is dedicated to ensuring the needs of customers, residents, and owners are addressed in an efficient and professional manner.
Casey Robinson, Assistant Office Manager
Phone: 864-285-9008 ext. 108
Casey has 12 years of customer service, financial, and managerial experience. She recently graduated Summa Cum Laude earning an Associates Degree of Applied Science in Accounting. She moved to Spartanburg in early 2017 and quickly familiarized herself with the area. She is energetic, personable, and dedicated to quality service. Casey is always ready to assist with any questions you may have to ensure you get the answers you need. She is a great asset to our team!
Dillon Trotter, Asset Manager
Phone: 864-285-9007 ext. 107
Dillon was born and raised in Boiling Springs, SC. Graduated from Boiling Springs High School and obtained an Associates of Applied Sciences from Spartanburg Community College. His focus is on tenants submitting maintenance requests and ensuring that they get tended to accordingly. He is one of the main sources of communication revolved around maintenance. He plans to start the process of obtaining his own licensing for real estate as he has an interest for purchasing and holding real estate in the future.
Thank you for continuing to provide a level of service above what most in the industry provide. I value your expertise in the market more than any of my other advisors.