About Me


Age: 71
HOMETOWN: Wilmington
CURRENT HOME: Wilmington
DEGREE: AB, English - UNC
FAVORITE WRITER: Hunter S. Thompson

North Carolina Real Estate Broker 

North Carolina State-Certified General Real Estate Appraiser A-2018


I excel at grant writing for non profits.

Former Designations

E.W. (Gene) Merritt, Jr. is the owner/operator of GMC Real Estate, a Wilmington NC commercial real estate firm specializing in commercial sales, development, consulting, appraisal, and tax appeal. He has operated this business since 1983. He also serves as President and CEO of Wilmington City Progress, Inc., a non-profit urban development corporation. 

Quick Facts

​​I am a Real Estate Appraiser in Wilmington, NC.

Contact Me


Hello! My Name is Gene Merritt

Gene Merritt

P.O. Box 2226

Wilmington, NC 28402

910 - 262 - 1792

Professional Experience

Grant Writing

New Hanover High School

Wilmington College AA Degree

UNC-Chapel Hill AB in English

UNC-Chapel Hill Young Executive Institute

Numerous continuing education courses in real estate brokerage and appraisal