Mary Arey, ABR, ASP, GRI


A Chicago native, Mary relocated to North Carolina in 1978.


After navigating through several homes before "taking root" in Salisbury. She knows the challenges you face as you begin the process of selling and moving out of your current home and finding and moving into your new one.


She is married to Salisbury native, Steve Arey. 
Mary has one son, Ken Harmer, her partner in real estate sales & marketing at Arey Realty.

Her strengths and skills focus on customer satisfaction.

  • Graduate REALTOR Institute – GRI

  • Accredited Buyers Representative – ABR

  • Licensed Real Estate Broker since 1979

  • 2016 REALTOR® of The Year

  • 2018 REALTOR® of The Year

  • 2018 President, Salisbury Rowan Association of REALTORS®


Professional Memberships:

  • Salisbury-Rowan Association of REALTORS®

  • North Carolina Association of REALTORS®

  • National Association of REALTORS®

  • Canopy (Charlotte regional) Multiple Listing Service serving over 30 counties

  • Triad MLS – Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point and surrounding counties.


Community Involvement:

  • Past member, Board of Governors, Piedmont Players Theatre and Active volunteer since 1984 and Clyde Award Recipient

  • Former Advisory Board Member- Salisbury Parks & Recreation Dept.

  • Salisbury Symphony Guild, Member 

  • WaterWorks Visual Art Center, Member

  • Graduate of Leadership Rowan - a program sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce to cultivate informed leadership in the community

  • Salisbury Civitan Club, Membership Committee Chair

  • Thirteen years experience in Human Resources with local industry



718 Faith Road Salisbury NC 28146