James, who is originally from Atlanta, experienced several successful business endeavors during his career. As a private investor, James has owned and managed rental properties since the mid 1980’s including multifamily housing and some commercial property. However, he found his calling in sales and service in the insurance industry where he has worked for the past 35 years. During that time and through his work, James had the pleasure of traveling many places including Australia, Switzerland, Hawaii, and the Bahamas.
He successfully started Dunlap Insurance Agency in 1992 in Snellville Ga. where he managed and grew the business until 2008 when it was purchased by a larger agency. James remained on staff there until 2012. With the sales experience and an entrepreneurial spirit, he looks forward to applying those skills to become a trusted real estate advisor for buyers and sellers.
James has been married to Ruby for over 15 years and had found his forever home in Danielsville. Combined they have 4 children and 4 grandchildren. He loves hunting and fishing and has been a member of several bass clubs and hunting clubs over the years. He enjoys working on old muscle cars, metal fabrication, and woodworking.