About Us

Residential house with beautiful siding and landscape.

Full Service Sales & Rentals

Sue Cruddas opened her real estate company, Sue Cruddas Real Estate Team, in Jacksonville, NC in 2006. Ever since, we have been trailblazers in the local real estate industry, learning the ins and outs of the markets and providing our clients with the best possible services. From helping clients find new homes, to selling residential and commercial properties plus land and new construction, to working with property owners and renters, we handle every aspect of the real estate industry. We work closely with you to determine your goals and to help you achieve them with the help of our knowledge and expertise!

Our affiliations include:

  • Jacksonville Board of REALTORS® (JBOR)
  • Jacksonville MLS
  • Carteret County Association of REALTORS®
  • Carteret MLS
  • Onslow County Home Builders Association

Meet Our Passionate Team, Ready to Meet All Your Real Estate Needs

Sue Cruddas

Relocation Specialist
NC Notary
Email: sue@suecruddas.com

Sue has over 40 years of experience in managing and selling real estate and has received numerous real estate certifications. Sue has been a Top Producer since 2001 and has been recognized as such by her peers. She moved here when she was young with her family, Dad being a career Marine, and has been here since, making this her home.

Sue Cruddas.
Janette Miller.

Janette Miller

Relocation Specialist
NC Notary

Janette joined the Sue Cruddas Real Estate team in July of 2011 and is very happy and proud to be a part of such an amazing team. Before joining the Sue Cruddas Real Estate Team, Janette worked at a local bank in Richlands as a senior teller and before that she worked as a substitute teacher in Okinawa, Japan. Janette understands what it is like to have the home of your dreams where family memories are made.

Jennie Kavanaugh

Property Manager
NC Notary
Email: jennie@suecruddas.com

Jennie joined The Sue Cruddas Real Estate Team in April 2006 as our Property Manager.  She oversees numerous properties, working with owners, tenants, and vendors in a successful business relationship.

Jennie previously worked at a law office as a Real Estate Closing Specialist which assists in her knowledge of the Real Estate Industry. Prior from achieving her Real Estate License in Michigan in 2004 she succeeded at a 9-year career in jewelry management, where she held a Diamontology and Gemology certificate from the Gemological Institute of America. In 2006, when she changed professions to join The Sue Cruddas Real Estate Team, Jennie achieved a NC Real Estate license as a Broker. 

Jennie Kavanaugh.
Christina Murphy.

Christina Murphy

Property Management Assistant

Email: christina@suecruddas.com

Christina joined our team in August 2019.  Born and raised in North Carolina. Christina previously worked in retail management for ten years but realized it was time for a change, she then moved on to home warranties. Now her primary focus here is property assessments and annual reviews, along with client services and repair coordination.  In her spare time Christina enjoys time with her family and trips to the beach.

Danielle “Dee” Butler

Realtor/Military Relocation Specialist

Email: Dee@suecruddas.com

Danielle Butler is an NC & CA Realtor, USMC spouse, and an ISSA Master Trainer. In the 18 years her husband has been on active duty, they moved 13 times, across the United States and overseas.  In 2018 Dee started her online fitness and nutrition business, “Body by Dee”.  Her passion for helping people has extended into real estate and assisting families with their next home purchase.  Her experience in customer service and working with all kinds of personalities is a great asset to the Sue Cruddas Real Estate Team.  It is now Dee’s personal goal to help others find their home and work towards a healthy and happy future. Dee will show you how to make your money work for you, especially if you are military and are receiving BAH. When she’s not hustling and bustling, her ultimate reward has been quality time with her family doing the things they love no matter where they land.

Danielle "Dee" Butler.

As soon as you start thinking about moving, selling, or renting in the Jacksonville, NC area, contact the Sue Cruddas Real Estate Team at 910-455-5001!


Sue Cruddas Real Estate Team

1925 Gum Branch Rd

Jacksonville, NC 28540


Phone: 910-455-5001

Fax: 910-938-2006

Email: sue@suecruddas.com



Monday – Friday

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Weekends By Appointment