About Us

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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.

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. 

Rachel Johnson

Property Management Assistant

Email: rachel@suecruddas.com

Rachel Johnson grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and attended Valdosta State University where she majored in sociology. She moved to Jacksonville, North Carolina the summer of 2013. Before transitioning into the real estate industry, Rachel worked in retail management where she realized her passion for cultivating relationships with customers and ensuring they have a pleasant customer experience. Rachel works deligently to make sure your repair requests are followed through and leases are signed and renewed.

Ruthy Nordgren

Property Manager Assistant

Email: ruthy@suecruddas.com

Ruthy joined our team in July 2018 as a part of our Property Management team and her primary focus is property assessments and annual reviews. Along with this she assists in Repair Coordination and client services. Ruthy has years of experience in customer service, property management, HOA’s management as well as maintenance and repairs.

Whitney Greene

Administrative Assistant

Email: whitney@suecruddas.com

Whitney joined our team in October 2018. Originally from Stafford Virginia, Jacksonville has become her second home. Whitney previously worked in the optical field and decided to take on a new career change. Whitney focus is our client concerns and connections. Whitney enjoys family time and long walks with fur baby.

Nesha Fountain

Administrative Assistant
Email: nesha@suecruddas.com

Nesha Fountain grew up in West Palm Beach, Florida and attended Bethune Cookman College where she majored in Finance. She moved to Jacksonville, North Carolina in 2015.

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