Our team consists of experienced real estate agents and auctioneers. During their collective careers, this team has conducted many onsite and online real estate, personal property, and benefit auctions for individuals, institutions, trustees, probate estates, receivers, business owners, banks, schools, financial institutions, and nonprofit organizations throughout the US. We also work with a team of professionals that can assist you and your loved ones through many aspects of the probate process and take that stress and worry off of you.
Matt Holiday, CAI, BAS
Matthew Holiday, CAI, BAS, President and Broker in Charge of Holiday Auction & Realty LLC. Matt specializes in the sale of, commercial, land, and residential using accelerated marketing and the latest online marketing tools.
Matt currently serves as a member of the South Carolina Auctioneers Commission, having been appointed in 2011 by Governor Nikki Haley, and he is a past President of the South Carolina Auctioneers Association. Matt is also a licensed real estate broker in South Carolina and Georgia and a licensed auctioneer in South Carolina, Georgia and North Carolina.
In addition to “traditional” real estate brokerage, Matt conducts onsite and online real estate, and personal property auctions for individuals, financial institutions, probate estates, business owners, and nonprofit organizations. He specializes in the sale of land, commercial real estate and residential property at auction.
Matt graduated from the Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI) at Indiana University and received the prestigious “Rose Award” upon completion of that designation. He was also part of the first groups of auctioneers to earn the Benefit Auctioneer Specialist (BAS) designation.
Holiday Auctions has won a national marketing award from the National Auctioneers Association (NAA). Matt is a member of the NAA, South Carolina Auctioneers Association, and the Michigan Auctioneers Association. He has previously served as an instructor for an auction school and auction workshops, and he has been trained and has served as an expert witness for the court.
Matt is a devoted husband and father, and he has served on the board of The Friends of the Guardian ad Litem Program and the City of Spartanburg’s Pedestrian and Bike Committee. During his down time you will find Matt biking or golfing with his children.
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Auctioneer / Appraiser
Danny Perkins has been involved in over 1,000 auctions and large-scale sales ranging from real estate liquidation, antiques & collectibles, to construction and industrial equipment. He is truly a seasoned professional not only in the auction business, but also in the appraisal business as he has conducted appraisals for many banks, FHA, FDIC and SBA, as well as, for individuals and corporations. Danny joined our team in 2006 and still maintains his own company, The Danny Co., Inc., through which he conducts appraisals and personal property sales.
Danny attended the Fort Smith Auction School in Fort Smith, AR in 1975. In 1979, he earned his Florida Real Estate License from Volusia College in Orlando, FL and in 1980, he earned his Texas Real Estate License from Texas Tech. in Amarillo, TX. In 1997, Danny earned his CAGA Designation from the Certified Appraisers Guild of America and in 1998.
Greg Holiday specializes in benefit fundraising auctions and will soon open our real estate operations in Michigan.
Gina Stephens joined Matt Holiday Realty Group LLC as a real estate agent in 2015. For over 25 years, Gina has worked with various auctions including estates, antiques, personal property, charity, and collectibles. Gina has also worked in the financial industry for the last 16 years.
Gina is a South Carolina native having been raised in Anderson County. She graduated from the University of South Carolina Upstate in 1997 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business. Gina lives with her husband and daughter in Spartanburg County where they enjoy boating, outdoors and a love of antiques.
Greg Farmer is a licensed auctioneer and enjoys working with clients using the auction method. For over 10 years, he has assisted with estate and land auctions and is currently focusing on benefit auctions. Greg graduated from Southeastern School of Auctioneering.
Greg was born and raised in Southeast Michigan and lived in the Philippines for 5 years completing a bachelor’s degree in physical therapy. He lives with his beautiful wife and two daughters in Spartanburg SC. Greg is a multi-instrumentalist and plays in the folk-bluegrass band “Northern Border”, and frequently performs at live auction events. Greg has been recently elected and ordained as deacon at his church, where he serves in both the music and children’s ministry.