Derek Heppe, President of Ace Realty

Derek Heppe

Derek Heppe, President & BIC Ace RealtyPhone: 843-655-5777
Fax: 1-877-250-1769
Office: 877-250-1769 Ext 701

Ace Realty: 9664 N Kings Hwy
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

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Hi, I'm Derek Heppe, REALTOR, BIC & President of Ace Realty. My number one priority is taking care of YOU as a client. Whether buying or selling, I look forward to being of assistance and helping you reach goals in a timely manner. As a Certified Residential Specialist & Accredited Buyer's Representative, I have the training and experience needed to facilitate a smooth process.

I'm currently licensed in both South Carolina & North Carolina. I gladly offer my services anywhere in Horry, Georgetown & Brunswick Counties. A few locations I work constantly: Myrtle Beach, North Myrtle Beach, Little River, Longs, Sunset Beach & Ocean Isle (NC) I take my job seriously and take pride in helping people, whether buying or selling a home or property.

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The following designations help me serve clients more effectively:

  • REALTOR- This Designation Holds A Real Estate Agent To A Higher Standard BROKER- 2x The Real Estate Education & Training
  • CRS- Certified Residential Specialist (NAR Designation)
  • ABR- Accredited Buyer''s Representative (NAR Designation)
  • SFR- Short Sales & Foreclosures Resource (NAR Designation)
  • CNHS- Certified New Home Specialist
  • RCC- Residential Construction Certified
  • CREN- Certified Real Estate Negotiator
  • GREEN- The National Association Of Realtors Sustainable Properties Designation
  • 12 Years+ Real Estate Experience
  • Multi-Million Dollar Producer

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Luxurious Properties of Myrtle Beach, SC

5 Beds 4 Baths 2305587 MLS
Are you in pursuit of the ultimate Intracoastal Waterfront haven within a golf cart's reach from the beach? Your search ends here! Prepare to be captivated by this remarkable, energy-efficient custom-built masterpiece spanning an impressive 6,500 sq ft under roof. Constructed with meticulous care using 2"x 6" materials, Hurricane-resistant windows (rated up to 150 mph), and a roof boasting a Lifetime Warranty, this home is a testament to enduring quality. Elegance and Functionality Unite: The primary bedroom is a sanctuary of style and comfort, featuring his and hers walk-in closets, a tasteful tray ceiling, and enchanting waterway views. The expansive primary bathroom showcases a luxurious walk-in shower, inviting garden tub, dual vanities, and a dedicated make-up vanity for added convenience. Versatility and Grandeur: Beyond its grandeur, the home's first level boasts an Inlaw suite, complete with a full bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, and a serene porch overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway. Elevator access and washer/dryer hookups enhance the functionality of this level. Craftsmanship and Detail: Craftsmanship and attention to detail are celebrated throughout the home, with impeccable woodwork including Crown Molding, Wainscoting, and Chair-rail, setting a standard of sophistication. Noteworthy upgrades encompass Fireplaces, Granite Counters, Stainless Steel Appliances, Soft Close Cabinets, Cherry Hardwood, and Tile Floors. Unveiling Distinctive Features: Additional captivating attributes include Coffered & Barrel Roll Ceilings, Crystal Chandeliers, a Butler's Pantry with a Wine Fridge, a Recirculating Water Heater, and Encapsulated Air Handlers ensuring optimal indoor air quality. Front and Back Porches frame breathtaking waterway views, granting you front-row seats to stunning sunsets. Elevated Design and Practicality: The exterior marries form and function, showcasing a charming brick veneer on the lower front level complemented by arched garage doors. Ample storage space awaits in the attic with a pull-down staircase. Exclusive Waterfront Community: Located in the prestigious Palmetto Harbor, a fenced Intracoastal Waterway Community, this residence offers access to an ICW Sitting & Viewing Area, two Fishing Ponds, and attractively low HOA dues. Nearby parks and recreational areas add to the allure. Experience Elegance: Prepare to be enchanted by a home that embodies elegance, luxury, and artistry. Schedule your tour today and immerse yourself in the allure of waterfront living at its finest.

153 Palmetto Harbour Dr., North Myrtle Beach

4 Beds 4 Baths 1901276 MLS
Enjoy waterway living at its finest! This stunning 4 bed, 3.5 bath, Intracoastal Waterway view home is all on one level. The home is nestled on an elevated, almost an acre of land. The fenced in oasis in the backyard boasts an outdoor kitchen (with a gas grill, sink, refrigerator and granite countertops) and a 17,000 gallon, infinity edged salt water pool with a huge lounge area. This area leads to the covered boat dock with a 20,000 lb lift, jet ski lifts, and floating dock. The entire property has an irrigation system with well water that also supplies the pool. There is also a separate, private boat launch area! Inside the home, room entrances have large, 8' arched, solid doors for easy access. All the flooring is either tile or hardwood. There are speakers throughout the home as well. One of the living rooms features a coffer ceiling, 12' ceilings, and large windows with tranquil views of the waterway and backyard. The custom kitchen is amazing! Custom cabinets with Granite countertops, GE Monogram Duel Fuel Range with a 6-burner cooktop and griddle, plus two electric ovens. There's also a work Island and two large pantries. The home is secured by HTC and has six cameras. Additionally there are 4 linen closets, vaulted ceilings, central vac system, 2 gas fireplaces, and two water heaters. The master bedroom is huge! Its 24' wide with his and hers walk-in closets with built in shelving, an office area, gas fireplace, trey ceilings and massive windows overlooking the pool and waterway. The master bath features an enormous walk-in shower, custom cherry cabinets, and two linen closets. The second bedroom has a private bath and the 3rd and 4th are connected to a Jack and Jill bathroom featuring a large tile shower and dual vanities. The laundry room features a washer and dryer with hookups for either electric or gas appliances. The two car garage has a storage room with shelving and a separate utility closet. This home has all the bells and whistles. A must see!

2245 Old Sanders Dr., Little River

5 Beds 3 Baths 1806923 MLS
Beautiful, COMPLETELY renovated, FULLY furnished, Move-in Ready 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom home located in the quaint community of Dunes Cove. This phenomenal home features modern upgrades with a southern home feel. As you enter the home you will see the gorgeous Dentil Trim in the foyer. There is beautiful trim work and crown moulding throughout the home, including 5 1/2 inch baseboards. Plantation Blinds throughout convey as well. Wood flooring flows throughout the entire home except for custom wood look tile in the bathrooms and laundry room. Continue to the custom kitchen with the original brick as a focal point. The kitchen includes all stainless steel appliances, new flat stove top, custom cabinetry and granite countertop. The formal dining room has custom built in shelving and a beautiful ceiling design around chandelier. Note that there are three fireplaces as well: One in the Master, One in the Formal Living and One in the Den. Walk in from the garage to find the very open Den with bright space, fireplace, travertine tile flooring and wet bar. Right off of the den is the personal office, hidden for a quiet work space. Upstairs are four bedrooms including the master. The master bath has all been renovated with bright and beautiful wood look tile, granite countertops, high end fixtures, and a custom tile shower. There are two cedar closets off of the master bathroom. One unique feature is the hidden staircase in bedroom two, leading to a completely finished attic space: heated and cooled, for the perfect man cave, kids play room, secondary office, or library. The backyard has a custom fire pit with brand new Grill (March 2018) and a HUGE space to potentially fence in completely for children and/or dogs/animals. Two Brand new HVAC installed (End of 2017). NO HOA! Schedule to see this home, it is a must see! Conveniently located in Myrtle Beach just minutes to Tanger Outlets, Barefoot Landing, Pirates Voyage, Both Malls, Hwy 17, Hwy 22 and Hwy 31. East of business 17 near Restaurant Row, Grocery stores, shopping, tourist areas and more. Only minutes from the beach!

9507 Lake Dr., Myrtle Beach

4 Beds 4 Baths 2322158 MLS
Welcome to 271 W Palms Dr, an exquisite 4-bedroom, 3.5-bath custom-built home that stands as a testament to impeccable craftsmanship and attention to detail. This stunning residence is a testament to luxury living, with its neutral color palette, extensive trim, and moldings that add an air of elegance to every room. The barn door accents and upgraded kitchen, complete with a gas stove and a deluxe appliance package, including a French door fridge, are sure to impress even the most discerning homeowner. The open living area, with its cozy fireplace, built-ins, and abundance of natural light, creates a warm and inviting atmosphere that is perfect for both relaxation and entertaining. The master suite on the main level is a true retreat, offering convenience and comfort in equal measure. The second level of the home is equally impressive, featuring another dreamy master en-suite with an incredible master shower, a walk-in closet with organization, and plenty of natural light. The other two bedrooms share another upgraded bathroom, complete with custom tile shower/tub surround. The covered back porch is the perfect spot for entertaining or simply enjoying the beautiful Carolina weather, truly making this home an entertainer's dream. With its unparalleled attention to detail and countless desirable features is a must-see for anyone seeking the finest in Myrtle Beach living. Waterway Palms Plantation is a gated community that boasts a range of amenities including a private clubhouse and pool, pickleball court, gazebo with stunning views of the Intracoastal Waterway, playground, boat/RV storage, boat launch ramp, and walking trail. Nestled in the Carolina Forest area, residents have access to award-winning schools, a variety of shopping centers, grocery stores, medical facilities, recreational centers, a library, religious institutions, and a bike park, ensuring a life of ultimate convenience and comfort. Schedule your tour today!

271 W Palms Dr., Myrtle Beach

4 Beds 4 Baths 2226388 MLS
Searching for the perfect Custom Built Home with two separate living areas and a 1st Floor Primary Bedroom? Well your search is over! This home is so well thought out and located in an amazing, Intracoastal Waterway Community and is within a Golf Carts ride of the Beach. It has a spacious open layout which is great for entertaining on both levels! As you enter the home from the covered front porch, you'll immediately feel at home and notice the beautiful Luxury Vinyl Planking, Recessed Lighting and feel the open concept. Once in the Kitchen, you'll appreciate the numerous Custom Shaker Style Cabinets, Tile Backsplash, Upgraded Granite Counters, Stainless Steel Appliances, Farm Style Sink, Pantry, Island and Barstool Seating areas. Should you enter from the 2 Car Garage or Golf Cart Garage entrance, you'll pass through a hallway featuring a convenient Custom Built Coat & Shoe Rack with Shelving. The large Primary Bedroom features Crown Molding, A Walk-in Closet, Ceiling Fan and has an attached Primary Bathroom with Dual Vanities, Granite Counters, a Garden Tub for Soaking, and a Walk-in Tiled Shower. Also, on the first level is a large, Screened Porch leading to your back fenced yard. Once you head upstairs, you'll be greeted by another, huge open living-space and Wetbar with Granite Counters, and Cabinets with space for an additional Mini-fridge, Wine Fridge, and/or an Icemaker. There also is a Balcony upstairs with a view of one of the large ponds with lighted fountains in Palmetto Harbor. Additionally, the two large Bedrooms upstairs have large closets and easy access to the bathroom. Other nice features of this home are its large storage areas, surround sound system, and an outdoor shower for washing off sand when you arrive from your relaxing beach trip. Palmetto Harbor is a wonderful, fenced in community with street cameras & lights, two fishing ponds, and an ICW seating area to enjoy watching the boats go by on the Intracoastal. It's located just minutes from the beach, restaurants, golf courses, a park with a track, tennis & pickleball courts, and picnic areas. Enjoy the coastal lifestyle while being just out of the hustle and bustle. A must see!

305 Spartina Ct., North Myrtle Beach

4 Beds 4 Baths 1606500 MLS
Luxurious, all brick custom home with amazing, panoramic waterfront & woodland views. This Big Landing property marries gracefully to a salt marsh with expansive views of nature's woodlands and Mullet Creek, which flows in and out twice a day and funnels into the Intracoastal Waterway. Big Landing Plantation is a private, gated community with fantastic amenities! A true, hidden gem with 100+ year old Live Oaks, a pier with day docks along the Intracoastal Waterway, pool area and large clubhouse with a large banquet room and kitchen. The home itself boasts over 3,200 sq ft of living space, all on one level! In total, there are 12 rooms. Three bedrooms have private bathrooms. There's also a den/office with built in custom cabinets. Other notable features include hardwood & tile floors, granite countertops (kitchen & wet areas), custom cabinets, stainless steel appliances, Jen Air gas grill, double ovens, central vac, gas fireplace, whole home audio system, 14' high ceilings in the entrance way & formal dining area, two living areas, Trane HVAC system (w/two separate zones), irrigation, outside shower, a three car garage with 14' high ceilings and a separate entrance. The master bedroom features walk-in closets, a sitting area, a Jacuzzi tub and separate showers, his and hers separate vanities, private commode and has access to the large screened porch overlooking the Marsh. The porch leads to the patio, with a grill area and place to sit and enjoy the natural scenery & water with a cup of coffee. This home is virtually maintenance free. Additionally, there's a huge laundry room with built in cabinets that could be used as a fourth bedroom. Other home values along the tidal marsh exceed this homes asking price substantially. A must see and fantastic opportunity! Big Landing borders Vereen Gardens which is only two minutes from downtown Calabash, 10 minutes from Sunset Beach and North Myrtle Beach and is within a mile of medical facilities. An absolutely fantastic setting and location!

2278 Big Landing Dr., Little River

4 Beds 3 Baths 1612265 MLS
Beautiful, all brick custom built home with a side entry garage. Located in Seaside Plantation, a gated, lakefront community in North Myrtle Beach only two blocks from the beach. The home has a new HVAC system with a heat pump. The exterior is professionally landscaped with palm trees, custom designed driveway and a walled-in patio with a pergola. The interior features a split bedroom floor plan with newly carpeted bedrooms and hardwood floors in the living room, dining room, breakfast area and family room. The kitchen, foyer, laundry room and baths all have 18 inch tile floors. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances, cherry wood cabinets, granite countertops, gas stove top, electric warming drawer and built-in microwave. In the living room, there are custom cabinets, shelving and a gas fireplace. The dining room, living room, kitchen and family room flow openly for entertaining. The large master suite features a tray ceiling and large walk-in closet. The master bath has double sinks with granite countertops, double cabinetry, Jacuzzi tub and walk-in shower. The family room has four large windows with Plantation shutters facing the fenced back yard and double French doors opening onto the covered pergola/patio. The two bedrooms located on the other side of the living room have tray ceilings and ceiling fans. The back bedroom has French doors opening onto the patio. There are ceiling fans, recessed lighting, audio speakers, Plantation shutters and custom drapes throughout. This home also has all hurricane windows and doors, 50 year shingles and copper flashing. Additionally, the washing machine is new. Square footage is approximate and not guaranteed. Buyer is responsible for verification.

707 East Coast Ln., North Myrtle Beach

3 Beds 2 Baths 2310873 MLS
Welcome to 100 Kenzgar Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588! This stunning property offers the perfect blend of luxurious indoor and outdoor living in a desirable gated community with a convenient path to the Intracoastal Waterway. Let's explore the amazing features of this home! Exterior: The backyard is a private oasis, featuring a fenced yard, a sparkling pool for refreshing dips on hot summer days, and a full outdoor kitchen equipped with multiple grills and a mini-fridge. Entertain family and friends with ease as you prepare delicious meals using the outdoor grill, while the cozy fireplace and fire pit create a warm ambiance for evening gatherings. Interior: Step inside to discover a beautifully designed interior with an emphasis on style and comfort. The kitchen boasts elegant granite countertops and modern stainless steel appliances, making it a dream for any home chef. The tile flooring throughout the wet areas not only adds sophistication but also provides durability and easy maintenance. The vaulted ceilings create a sense of spaciousness and grandeur, enhancing the overall appeal of the living spaces. The primary bathroom is a retreat in itself, featuring dual vanities, a luxurious tub, a separate shower, and tasteful tile accents. The primary bedroom showcases a tray ceiling, adding a touch of elegance to the space. Community: This home is located in a gated community, offering an extra level of security and privacy. Enjoy the convenience of a pathway that leads directly to the Intracoastal Waterway. Spend leisurely evenings strolling along the waterfront or engaging in water activities. Don't miss the opportunity to make this remarkable property your own. Experience the ultimate in comfort, style, and outdoor living at 100 Kenzgar Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588. Schedule a showing today and prepare to be impressed!

100 Kenzgar Dr., Myrtle Beach

4 Beds 3 Baths 2311913 MLS
Welcome! Nestled in the picturesque town of Calabash, this charming residence on Cedar Tree Lane in Cedar Creek invites you to experience coastal living at its finest. With its impeccable design, stunning features, and a location that embodies tranquility, this home offers a truly exceptional lifestyle. Upon arrival, you'll be captivated by the elegant curb appeal, featuring a beautifully landscaped, spacious front yard on a cul-de-sac . Step inside and be greeted by an abundance of natural light that fills the open-concept living spaces, creating an inviting and cheerful ambiance. The spacious living room is the heart of the home, perfect for gathering with loved ones or simply unwinding after a long day. The hardwood floors add warmth and character, while the large windows showcase views of the surrounding natural beauty out front. The gourmet kitchen is a chef's dream, boasting granite countertops, a stylish tile backsplash, and a suite of top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances. Whether you're preparing a simple meal or hosting a grand dinner party, this kitchen is sure to impress. The adjacent dining area provides the ideal setting for enjoying meals with family and friends. Retreat to the luxurious master suite, where relaxation awaits. This private oasis features a generous bedroom with plush carpeting, a walk-in closet, and an en-suite bathroom complete with a soaking tub, a separate shower, and dual vanity sinks. Two additional well-appointed bedrooms offer comfort and privacy for guests or family members. Step outside onto the back patio, a tranquil haven surrounded by lush greenery. It's the perfect spot to savor your morning coffee or host alfresco gatherings, immersing yourself in the serenity of the outdoors. Located in Calabash, a quaint coastal town known for its welcoming community and proximity to stunning beaches, this home provides easy access to a wealth of recreational opportunities. Enjoy leisurely walks along pristine shores, indulge in fresh seafood at local restaurants, or explore the charming shops and boutiques that line the streets of downtown. Don't miss the chance to make 119 Cedar Tree Ln SW your new home. Embrace the coastal lifestyle and create cherished memories in this exceptional property. Schedule your private showing today and prepare to fall in love with everything this Calabash gem has to offer.

119 Cedar Tree Ln., Calabash

3 Beds 2 Baths 2323425 MLS
Welcome to your dream home in the heart of Conway, SC with NO HOA! Situated at 1704 Pinehurst Ln, this delightful residence is a blend of elegance, comfort, and modern living. Boasting a split bedroom layout, this home features a formal dining room, a breakfast nook, and cathedral ceilings in the family room and primary bedroom, creating an ambiance of spaciousness and light. Lets not forget the cozy fireplace either! The house comes with a range of recent upgrades, ensuring a comfortable lifestyle. In 2022, the home was enhanced with new Anderson windows (lifetime warranty), an efficient HVAC system, contemporary LED lighting, smoke detectors, and fresh paint on the walls and ceilings. The practical additions of a new microwave, dryer, add to the ease of living. The water heater was updated in 2020. The kitchen is equipped with a fairly new dishwasher, and a refrigerator from 2019. A new roof was installed in 2017, which ensures peace of mind. The property's exterior is just as impressive. A sizable fenced in yard with a firepit offers ample space for outdoor activities and includes a detached shed for all your storage needs. The 2-car side load garage adds convenience and style, while the mudroom/laundry room serves as a practical entry point from the garage. Living here, you'll be just moments away from the vibrant downtown Conway, where you can explore a range of shopping, dining, and entertainment options such as Theatre of the Republic, and Conway Riverwalk with access to the Waccamaw River. Experience the best of the Grand Strand with unbeatable access to all it has to offer while still being within 30 minutes of the beach. Don't miss the chance to make this beautiful house your home. Reach out today for more details and embrace the lifestyle you've been dreaming of!

2401 Pinehurst Ln., Conway

3 Beds 2 Baths 2316097 MLS
Welcome to your dream retreat at 1744 Sapphire Dr in Longs, SC! This nearly new home, built in 2020, offers a perfect blend of modern sophistication and serene lake views. Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea, or watch the sunset in the evening from the screened in porch, while taking in the beautiful natural setting. With thoughtful, design and luxurious finishes, this property is a true gem that awaits its new owner. Step into a world of comfort as you enter the open-concept living space all on one level. The heart of the home is the generous kitchen, featuring stainless steel appliances, and exquisite luxury vinyl flooring that adds a touch of sophistication. The large bar area overlooks the expansive living room, creating a perfect space for entertaining. The primary bedroom is a haven of relaxation with a walk-in closet, a oversized custom shower, which is handicap accessible, dual vanities, and a comfort hight commode. Wake up to the picturesque lake views right from your bedroom window. Whether you're in need of a media room or a productive home office, this home offers the versatility you desire. The convenience of having all rooms on one level ensures easy living. Join the vibrant community with access to a pool and clubhouse, where relaxation and leisure come naturally. Low dues include pool service, trash pickup, internet, and cable. Situated just 10 minutes from the beach and conveniently close to shopping and dining, this home offers a coveted lifestyle that combines modern elegance with natural beauty. This is your chance to own a stunning lake view property that checks all the boxes. Don't miss out! Contact us today to schedule a viewing and experience the allure of 1744 Sapphire Dr firsthand.

1744 Sapphire Dr., Longs

4 Beds 2 Baths 1610033 MLS
Listed Below Appraised Value! This beautiful, brick front home is nestled in Sandpiper Bay with fantastic water and golf course views. The home feels extremely spacious having an open concept floorplan with 10' ceilings. The owners had the home custom built in 2004 and its never been rented. The Livingroom has built in shelves, cabinets and a ceiling fan. The Carolina room features a cathedral ceiling with a fan and there's an side exit to the back patio and backyard overlooking the lake and golf course. The Master bedroom has a tray ceiling with a fan & a large walk in closet. The Master bathroom has a Garden tub, separate shower, large vanity with place to sit and groom and a separate commode area. Additionally, there's a formal dining room, foyer, laundry room, breakfast nook and a huge fourth bedroom or bonus room. The oversized side entry two car garage is large enough to accommodate two vehicles, a golf cart and lawn equipment. Sandpiper has a fantastic amenities center with breathtaking views of the lake and golf course. There's a gradual entry pool, clubhouse, fitness center, tennis courts, gazebo and more. The golf course is very well rated and homeowner friendly. The location is idea, being within just minutes of shopping, dinning, beaches and outdoor activities. This community provides the best of both worlds having privacy and yet is so close to Little River, Myrtle Beach, Calabash, Sunset Beach and Ocean Isle. A must see!

564 Sandpiper Bay Dr. SW, Sunset Beach

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