About Us: Gus Galloway Realty, Inc

Nolan C. (Gus) Galloway Jr.

Born in Asheboro, North Carolina in 1937 and known as Nolan for his entire elementary and high school period picking up the nickname at The Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina where he spent his first two years of college from 1955 through 1957 transferring to the University of South Carolina in 1957 and graduating with a BS in Business Administration in 1959.

Gus’ initial business career was in pharmaceutical sales first with Burroughs Welcome for two years and later with Roche Laboratories for approximately 7 years. After giving the priesthood serious consideration Gus entered the real estate business as an associate with Charlie Rogers Realty in 1970 buying Charlie out in 1975 and changing the name of the business to Gus Galloway Realty.

Gus Galloway Realty was a successful general real estate firm but Gus gradually made the change to an exclusively commercial brokerage company and has continued that specialization becoming a CCIM designee of The Commercial Real Estate Council of the National Association of Realtors in 1988 and earning SIOR designation in the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors in 1991; the first broker in Marion County to complete both requirements.

Gus served as president of the Ocala Multiple Listing Service in 1978 was Realtor of the year in 1978 becoming President of the Ocala / Marion County Board of Realtors in 1979. Along the way Gus served as a director on the Florida Association of Realtors and as District Vice President of the Florida CCIM Chapter. 

Gus has represented a variety of clients serving as a single agent broker for buyers and sellers as well as landlords and tenants.

Gus’s hobbies include quail hunting, fitness, reading and his eleven grandchildren spending time, when business allows, in the mountains of North Carolina with his wife, Mary Carolyn, of 35 years.

Nolan Galloway III.

Nolan Galloway III is a Florida native and an avid outdoorsman. He is very active in his church including playing the drums in the church band. After Graduating from the University of Florida in 2003 with a Master of Science in Real Estate Nolan continued his education in the field of Geographical Information Systems (GIS). In 2004, he completed all coursework necessary to receive his certification in GIS.

GIS is software that deals with land and all of its associated attributes. This powerful technology provides very effective tools for capturing, analyzing, and displaying spatial data that is crucial to real estate sales and planning. GIS can be used to create detailed maps that can display comparable sale properties, wetlands onsite, topographical information, and many other attributes of interest. Nolan’s mastery of the GIS application gives Gus Galloway Realty the tools they need to provide the best solutions and the highest level of service to their clients.

Nolan specializes in acreage, commercial, and investment real estate in north-central Florida. He has completed real estate transactions in Marion, Sumter, Levy, Dixie, and Alachua Counties. His love for the outdoors has driven his passion for working on large acreage real estate. He is committed to giving his customers personalized attention and the very best service. His extensive knowledge of real estate combined with his with expertise using GIS, make Nolan the perfect choice for any real estate need. 

Kristy Sumner

Dr. Kristy Sumner is a third generation Ocala native, and she is excited to be a part of the Gus Galloway Realty team. Having graduated with a doctorate degree in Public Affairs from the University of Central Florida, Kristy has worked in various professional roles across the country, focused primarily on aviation security and public safety, as well as consulting on nationwide and Florida biometric programs. Kristy has also been a college professor, teaching in undergraduate programs at both the University of Central Florida and Metropolitan State College of Denver.  Kristy is an avid motorcycle enthusiast, and she also enjoys horseback riding and trap shooting.  As a member of the Gus Galloway Realty team, Kristy is passionate about assisting clients with all commercial and residential real estate needs.