Billy Gavigan, a respected real estate developer, veteran, and community leader. With over twenty years of experience in the industry, Billy has earned a reputation for his exceptional vision, expertise, and dedication to success.
Prior to becoming a successful real estate developer, Billy Gavigan served as a highly trained U.S. Marine Corps explosive ordnance disposal tech (EOD), responsible for handling hazardous materials and explosives. Billy's dedication and expertise were recognized with a meritorious commission after attending The Citadel, where he honed his leadership skills and attention to detail.
"What matters most to Billy Gavigan? His family! Billy and his wife, Laurie, are proud parents to three wonderful children: Ashley, who serves in the Air Force; Orion, a Marine Corps Sergeant; and Nicole, a student at the prestigious University of South Carolina, Darla Moore Business School.
Community involvement is a top priority for Billy Gavigan, who dedicates his free time to helping Veteran families throughout the Lowcountry through various charitable initiatives. Billy's unwavering commitment to giving back has earned him national recognition and admiration.
Building custom homes in the Lowcountry is a passion
A 700 acre master planned waterfront development
Over 400 Million dollars in sales
Absolutely! As a former U.S. Marine Corps explosive ordnance disposal tech (EOD), Billy's mission was to detect, locate, identify, diagnose, render safe, exploit, and dispose of all explosive ordnance, improvised explosive devices, improvised/homemade explosives, and weapons of mass destruction. Billy's training and expertise allowed him to handle hazardous materials and explosives with precision and efficiency, earning him recognition and accolades from his peers and superiors.
In addition to disarming bombs, Billy also provided protection to three U.S. Presidents and served as a contractor for Blackwater after leaving the service. His experience and dedication to mission accomplishment led him to occasionally provide support to the U.S. State Department.
Absolutely! Managing wildlife populations is an essential component of developing waterfront communities in the Lowcountry, and Billy Gavigan is the expert you need on your side. With years of experience leading alligator removal operations, Billy understands the importance of balancing environmental stewardship with public safety. His expertise and dedication to wildlife management have earned him a reputation as a trusted leader in the industry."
Yes, he did! As the lead developer for the River Port development sale, Billy worked with John Reed of Reed Development to facilitate a transaction that will service the Jasper Ocean terminal and generate over 2 billion dollars in future growth for the Lowcountry. This single transaction alone was worth over 65 million dollars, and it's a testament to Billy's expertise and leadership in the real estate development industry.
As a recognized expert in the field, Billy has been invited to speak at port expos and other industry events. His mentor and friend, John Reed, is also a respected leader in the industry, and together, they continue to drive economic growth and development in the Lowcountry and beyond.