Jim Garman has always been a detail oriented person.  In fact, he majored in accounting as an undergrad at the University of Maryland, and he spent most of his career working as a space and facilities coordinator for the federal government.  He’s the kind of person who enjoys making sure every piece of a project comes together just right.  He prides himself in creating the most beautiful, well-built homes in the Low Country for the best value possible.


If you’re looking for a builder who is current on all the latest methods of building, codes, and energy efficient products, you’re looking for Jim Garman.  Education has always been a priority for Jim, and he constantly attends courses about topics relating to his field. Check out our Designations page to learn more about the certifications Jim currently holds.  In addition, he has a BS in Accounting from the University of Maryland and an MBA from Central Michigan University.


Jim believes in giving back to his community, and he uses his knowledge of the building profession to do so.  He has served on the Beaufort County School Districts’ Facilities Oversight Committee, and was the chair of that committee in 2009-2010. This was a volunteer position in which the members helped to coordinate new construction of  five schools in Beaufort County, as well as many renovations both large and small.

In addition, he is an active member of the Hilton Head Area Homebuilders Association, South Carolina Homebuilders Association, and National Homebuilders Association.  These organizations allow him to give back to the community through their charitable programs.  Also, these organizations inform him of the most recent changes in his industry.

He is the Past President of Hilton Head Area Home Builders Association, and he currently sits on:

  • Board of Directors – National Association of Homebuilders
  • Board of Directors – South Carolina Association of Homebuilders
  • Board of Directors – Hilton Head Area Home Builders Association