After being born and raised in sunny Miami, Florida, Don attended and graduated from Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA with a BS degree in Broadcast Communications – Television Radio Film and a minor in Theology. Shortly after graduation, he made Wilson his home after marrying Lou Anne Joyner, a fellow student at Liberty University and a lifetime Wilson resident. Don fell in love with the friendly, low stress lifestyle of this area and now finds that he often encourages others to do the same! He is proud to call the Wilson area his home!
Don has been a licensed North Carolina real estate agent since 1984 and a broker since 1988. Before going into real estate sales full-time in 1999, he worked in the private mortgage industry for 18 years. This valuable experience has been beneficial in many transactions over the years. He has achieved the designations of CRS (Certified Residential Specialist) and GRI(Graduate of the REALTOR Institute) through additional education. Don also produces all of their High Definition 360 degree Virtual Tours from photo shoot to raw production to host submission on the internet, through his own company, Full Circle Virtual Tours.
By working out your real estate goals with Don, you get twice the effort! He works with Lou Anne as a team which doubles the workforce on your behalf! He loves every aspect of the real estate process and is well versed in the triumphs and struggles that come with the territory. He and Lou Anne look forward to helping you sell your property or find your perfect place to call home!
Their aim is to give you professional service without sacrificing the personal attention that they want to give each and every client. They try to give you much more than just a sign in the yard. Don tries to implement new and different ways to help you realize your real estate dreams. He and Lou Anne are always on the lookout for new technology and marketing concepts to better serve your interests.
Don has many interests outside of real estate such as music, swimming, photography, videography, nature/wildlife observation, cooking, college & pro sports and remodeling houses. He and Lou Anne have been members of Peace Church in Wilson for over 30 years and feel blessed to be able to serve God there. Don has served as a Deacon and as the chairman of the deacon board, a Sunday School teacher, an usher, a finance committee member, on the video/audio production staff and as a choir member. He also volunteers on the production crew at the local TV station, WRAY from time to time. Don also attended the Wilson Citizen’s Academy where participants are introduced to all aspects of local government as well as facilities and services. He is also an active member of the Wilson Chamber of Commerce where he has contributed his Virtual Tour and Photography services at several functions.
Through Don’s tireless efforts and endless creativity, he will do all that is possible to make a transaction work throughout contract negotiations, contract completion and contract closing by addressing the issues that can arise, sometimes suddenly, during the sales process. This dedication and commitment has contributed to The Taber Team’s success. Don is truly excited about real estate, being a Realtor and he loves his profession! He feels blessed to have successfully helped so many people achieve their real estate ambitions over the years and looks forward to doing the same for many, many more years to come! Call the Taber Team – Wilson’s Home Team!