Quartermaster Properties, is a veteran owned, full service, local real estate and property management company providing hands-on, premier services to Charleston, Greenville, Spartanburg, and surrounding areas of SC.

Whether you are looking for personalized service and dependable agents or property managers you can trust with the care of your property or the purchase of your next home, seek out the professionals at Quartermaster Properties.

Meet the Team

Our dedicated staff has over 20 years combined experience in the property management industry.

Joseph Morelli
Broker in Charge

Joseph joined Quartermaster Properties as Broker in Charge in March 2018. Previously a broker/agent with Keller Williams, he has been in the real estate sales and investment business since 2001. Prior to that he was in the US Navy for almost 30 years and moved at least 28 times during the course of his military career. He knows too well what it is to transition to a new location, make new contacts, i.e., plumber, repairman, dentist, veterinarian, schools, etc. Consequently, his first job is to help you acclimate to the area and find the services you need. And along the way if he can assist residents and newcomers to the Lowcountry and Upstate of South Carolina with their real estate needs, he is only too happy to help

Joseph has a Bachelor’s Degree in Real Estate/Finance from Syracuse University, is a graduate of Air Command and Staff College, Montgomery, AL and holds a Master’s Degree in Aviation Safety from Central Missouri State. In addition, he is a retired Lt. Commander, US Navy.

MaryAnn Morelli
Property Manager in Charge

MaryAnn has been in the single and multi-family property management and real estate investing business for over 15 years. She is originally from Charleston, SC where she lived until 1995 when she moved to Alabama for a year and then on to Illinois where she lived for almost 5 years while her husband was on active duty in the US Navy. She understands the adventure of going back to college after raising a family and the challenges of moving to a new state and starting all over building relationships, contacts, etc. MaryAnn returned to her home state of SC in 2001 making the Upstate her home and bought her first rental property.She has been in the single and multi-family property management and real estate investing business since 2001 and is a member of the National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM).

In addition to MaryAnn’s experience in property management and real estate investing, she taught Introduction to Computers & Microsoft Office Suite at the University of South Carolina Upstate and at ECPI University Greenville and worked for 14 years in the IT industry leaving in 2012 to focus her energies in the real estate industry.

Jason Shamis

Jason has worked in property management since 2008. He initially oversaw and managed a 5,000 square foot vacation rental on Folly Beach. In the years since, his focus has shifted to residential single family and multi-family properties in and around the Charleston area.Jason is a Charleston, SC native. Upon graduation, he joined the US Air Force and was assigned to Pope Air Force Base, Fayetteville, NC where he managed the maintenance of more than 30 C-130 aircraft. When his active duty enlistment ended in October 2000, Jason joined the Air Force Reserves, moved to Greenville, SC and worked as the Assistant Golf Professional at the Thornblade Club, managing the customer service staff and coordinating multiple corporate golf tournaments throughout the year.

In 2002, after the events of 9/11, Jason was activated to support war efforts and was stationed at Joint Base Charleston, SC where he managed the maintenance and maintenance personnel for more than 50 C-17 aircraft. Since 2006, as a Master Sergeant, Air Force reservist, Jason manages all of the training and readiness for the 315th Maintenance Squadron Hydraulic Shop on Joint Base Charleston. During Jason’s active duty military and reserve service he received the Air Force Achievement Medal, Exemplary Achievement Award, NCO of the quarter for the Maintenance Wing, Accommodation Medal and a Meritorious Service Medal.

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Dana Smith

Dana Smith joined Quartermaster Properties as a Realtor in May 2019. He previously worked with us as an Associate since February 2018 while a Realtor with Brand Name Realty. We are delighted to welcome him as a full member of our Quartermaster Properties team. And yes, Dana is a guy’s name-☺.

Originally from the Summerville, SC area, he grew up in South Carolina’s Lowcountry. He graduated from the University of SC in 2009 with a BA in Advertising. He loves his hometown, its people and has never met a stranger. He understands that finding a home—whether buying, selling or renting—is a monumental milestone and is humbled at the opportunity to participate in that life event.

Dana is happy to answer any questions about the market, a specific neighborhood or anything involving the home buying, selling or renting process.