Brad Allen and Mary Lane Sloan started working together in 2008 within a larger franchise. The two eventually broke off to do real estate their way in 2012 and renamed themselves The ART of Real Estate.

Allen and Sloan are now managing partners, with Brad Allen as the Broker-in-Charge, and continue to grow their team to better suit their clients’ needs. The team is now comprised of more than 10 real estate professionals who utilize their strengths to create a unit that works as one. In order to make real estate transactions as smooth as possible, The ART of Real Estate has designated team members to oversee each part of the process such as closing coordinators, listing coordinators, professional photographers and even a client care specialist.  When you are a client of The ART Team, you know that there is a team of professionals backing you in every step of buying and selling real estate.


To be a community resource that makes the buying and selling of
real estate a full-service experience that exceeds our customers’ expectations
and positively impacts the midlands of South Carolina.


To be viewed as the subject matter experts on all things Columbia. 
People will call us for anything because we have our fingers on the pulse of
the community and will be true advocates for the community.