Keely Hines

Senior Vice President


(704) 676-1563


Upon receiving a B.S. in History from the University of Virginia, Keely Hines began her real estate career as a commercial appraiser with Fitzhugh Stout & Associates in Charlotte, North Carolina. Keely joined Core Properties, Inc. in 2000 to pursue her interest in general retail brokerage, including third party shopping center leasing, tenant representation, outparcel sales, and disposition of surplus properties.

In November 2009, Keely joined The Carolina Group Partners, LLC, which later became MPV Properties. She then joined Foundry Commercial in 2018. She is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and holds real estate brokerage licenses in North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia.

For the past decade, Keely has focused primarily on landlord leasing with a current and former client list that includes Ferncroft Capital, Crosland Southeast, Ascentris, Childress Klein Properties, Armada Hoffler, New York Life, Clarion Partners, LMC, Portman Holdings, 1st Carolina Properties, Rabina Properties, Pappas Properties, Hart Realty, Cousins Properties, Simpson Commercial Real Estate, Marsh Properties, Stonemar Properties, ARA, Trinity Capital Advisors, Vision Ventures, Colonial Properties Trust, Continental Real Estate Companies, Pearson Properties, Stonegate Developers, SFRE Inc., Collett & Associates, and Beacon Partners.

Transaction Experience

Keely focuses on project leasing of grocery anchored neighborhood centers, free-standing multi tenant retail, mixed and multi-use assets, vacant financial and restaurant buildings and re-adaptive projects. In addition, Keely has leased high-profile development projects in the Charlotte region including RedStone, Riverbend Village, Dimensional Place, Ballantyne Village, Strawberry Hill redevelopment and 300 South Brevard. Additional notable projects include Stonecrest at Piper Glen, Metropolitan at Midtown, Dilworth Gardens, Providence Plaza, Toringdon, Winslow Bay Commons, Carmel Village and Ally Center.

Education & Accreditations

  • B.S. in History, University of Virginia
  • 2019 CRCBR Deal Makers Award, Bronze
  • 2019 Costar Top Retail Commercial Producer, Charlotte Region
  • 2019 Costar Power Broker Award, Charlotte Region
  • 2020 Costar Power Broker Award, Charlotte Region

Community Involvement

  • Former Board Member – Roof Above
  • Member, International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker NC, SC