Blaine is a consistent top-tier producer in sales volume and transactions. As a Life Member of the Atlanta REALTORS ® Association Top Producers, he celebrates more than $20 million in sales annually and was most recently awarded the prestigious Phoenix Award for 10 years of qualifying as an Atlanta REALTORS ® Top Producers. Blaine was featured as one of Atlanta’s top 10 luxury agents in the 2014 and 2017 "Best of Atlanta" issue of the Atlantan magazine, recognized in The Men's Book Top 10 Modern Men of Atlanta in 2016 for philanthropy and featured as the cover story in Top Agent magazine in January of 2017. Most recently, he was recognized as a distinguished professional by The Expert Network as one of the Top 3 % of REALTORS ® in the United States.
After 10 successful years in the real estate industry, Blaine formed The Palmer Team & Associates, a dynamic, top-producing real estate team offering a unique concierge approach to each transaction.
Blaine is intensely focused on identifying the needs of his clients, providing alternatives and options and delivering results to help each achieve their goal in their real estate transaction. He brings a diverse and unique background to his real estate relationships. He is a graduate of Mercer University in Macon, Georgia with a B.S. in psychology and a minor in chemistry. He credits his ability to critically think through complex negotiations to his rigorous education and studies abroad.
Before entering the real estate industry, Blaine worked for more than 10 years in the corporate setting with Fortune 100 companies serving as a human resources professional, sales and marketing professional and as a consultant. His knowledge and understanding of the dynamics of a business relationship afford him the ability to quickly offer solutions and connections.
Blaine has had extensive and successful experience selling in rural, urban and suburban Georgia. He has served on the Southwest Georgia Board of REALTORS ®, where he received the REALTOR® Spirit Award, Rookie of the Year (2004), the Lifetime Million-Dollar Club Award and also served on Memorial Hospital Foundation Board. He is a graduate of Leadership Decatur County. He is currently a member of the Atlanta REALTORS® Association, where he holds the designations of SRES (Senior Real Estate Specialist), ABR (Accredited Buyer's Representative) and BPOR (Broker's Price Opinion).
Passionate about the community, he serves as on the Mercer University College of Liberal Arts Alumni Board as an officer, the Decatur County Humane Society Board, and as an advisory board member for Compassionate Friends, an organization that assists families toward the positive resolution of grief following the death of a child of any age. He was a candidate for the 2013 Atlanta Man of the Year for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and raised more than $56,000 in 10 weeks, winning the Atlanta Community Involvement Award for his efforts, which funded research in the Myeloma Blood Cancer Space for an entire year. Blaine is an avid runner and cyclist and also a graduate of the Atlanta Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy program. He resides in the Peachtree Battle neighborhood of South Buckhead and is a member of the Peachtree Road United Methodist Church.