Ben R. Hines

President, Co-Owner Spencer/Hines Properties, Inc.

Scope of Service Experience:
Ben specializes in site selection, tenant/landlord representation and buyer/seller representation of retail properties.

B.A. in Economics, Wofford College 1978
Background & Experience:
Ben and his longtime friend, Skip Corn, formed one of the first full-service commercial real estate companies in Spartanburg, Corn/Hines Investments in l986. After Lynn spencer and Ben joined forces in 1993, Spencer/Hines Properties exploded with the changing upstate of South Carolina and allowed Spencer/Hines to capitalize on a dynamic market with a substantial market share of Commercial Real Estate. Ben is sought after with his knowledge, expertise and integrity by clients.
Please contact Ben on his private, direct line at (864) 542-4777 and allow him to help you in your commercial real estate needs. Whether representation is needed as a buyer or seller's representative, or consulting as a development partner, or as a confidential liason in a tedious transaction, Ben is poised to help. See why others have chosen Ben to assist them - you'll be glad you did!
Professional Affiliations & Designations:
  • CCIM Certified Commercial Investment Member
  • CFP Certified Financial Planner designation in 1989
  • CoStar Power Broker award (multiple years)
Numerous retail, office and industrial transactions including:
Restaurant Chains:
Hardees, McDonalds, Olive Garden, Burger King, Arby's, Denney's, Golden Corral, Wild Wings Cafe, Fuddruckers, Waffle House, and Bojangles

Office Clients:
Wells Fargo, Capital Bank, Greenville Hospital System, Spartanburg Regional Health system, Veterans Administration, Graceway Church, Mary Black Health System, USC-Upstate, Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM), BB&T, restaurant chains and many more.

Retail Chains:
Subway, QuickTrip, Spinx, UltraTan, El Mexicana, Dollar General, Goodyear, O'Reilly Auto Parts, Autozone, GB Shoe Warehouse, Great Clips and many more.
380 South Pine Street | Spartanburg, SC 29302


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    Spencer/Hines Properties
    380 South Pine Street
    Spartanburg, SC 29302
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    245 N. Main St., Suite 201
    Greenville, SC 29601