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The Melton Group

Welcome to The Melton Group, your comprehensive resource for buying and selling real estate in the Bluffton and Hilton Head Island area of South Carolina. With decades of experience in luxury real estate markets along the East Coast, this all-female boutique team offers bespoke service and solutions to their clientele. Their expertise firmly lies in the beautiful private communities along the Lowcountry coast from the ocean-oriented golf mecca of Sea Pines to the sprawling sporting community of Palmetto Bluff. Whether achieving record sale prices for sellers or securing an off-market deal for buyers, The Melton Group consistently seeks to source the best possible outcome for their clients. In 2022, The Melton Group was in the TOP 1.5% of ALL agents by volume in the Hilton Head MLS.

The Melton Group was founded by Alison Melton , a top producing REALTOR® at Charter One Realty in the Hilton Head Island and Bluffton area of South Carolina. Alison is also a member of Haute Residence, Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate, Luxury Portfolio International®,  the leading source for luxury homes around the world, and holds the CLHMS designation, Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist, and CNE designation, Certified Negotiation Expert. These designations matched with their sales performance firmly places this team among the TOP 1% agents in the nation.

When selling or buying real estate in the Lowcountry, you need an arsenal of skills and resources at your disposal. The Melton Group provides sellers and buyers alike with a sense of simplicity, ease, and certainty, while utilizing our global marketing reach to get your home a level of exposure that is unparalleled outside of the Charter One Realty network. Our level of commitment and personal attention assures you that your property is accurately priced and positioned within the market. Our highly experienced associates work together as a team to maximize efficiency in matching sellers and buyers of luxury homes and properties. With multiple agents and full-time listing, marketing and closing staff at our disposal, we ensure that all of our clients are individually provided with the highest level of service, all the way through the closing process.

Our international reach allows us to find buyers from anywhere in the world who are interested in your home, and our team approach allows us to do this quickly and effectively. If you’re considering the sale of your home, look no further. No real estate firm outside of the Hilton Head Island area can manage the sale of your property with such expertise as The Melton Group and Charter One Realty.

For more than three decades, Charter One Realty has been the Lowcountry’s trusted leader in Real Estate and our sales record places us as the #1 brokerage in the Lowcountry. Our depth of knowledge and analytical approach to the Lowcountry real estate market inspire trust and confidence from our clients and it is why buyers, sellers, and developers choose Charter One Realty – not just once, but over and over again. Charter One Realty has consistently been the real estate volume sales leader and has maintained its market domination with fewer agents than the next closest real estate companies.Offering full-service real estate assistance, Charter One Realty has nine offices in the South Carolina Lowcountry located from Hilton Head Island, to Bluffton, to Beaufort. 

#1 Ranked Real Estate Brokerage in the Lowcountry for closed sales volume and transactions since 2011

#1 Luxury Brokerage for closed sale volume and transactions of $1 Million plus properties

Over $1.58 BILLION in sales in 2022

Voted “Best Real Estate Company” by The Island Packet Readers

Voted “Best Real Estate Brokerage” by Bluffton Today Readers


Managing Partner, REALTOR®, CNE, CLHMS
Alison Melton, REALTOR® is the Managing Partner of The Melton Group, powered by the leading brokerage in the Lowcountry, Charter One Realty. With over 25 years of sales experience, extensive market knowledge and a highly personalized approach to customer service, Alison Melton has emerged as a trusted name in Lowcountry luxury real estate. She consistently succeeds by listening to clients and delivering on their dreams. Since launching her professional career in real estate in 2014, Alison Melt Read More
Sabeth Biangone is driven by the desire to help her clients find their homes in the most seamless, stress-free way possible. Since beginning her career in Lowcountry real estate in 2016, she views every transaction as a partnership; the client establishes the goals and Sabeth provides the knowledge, expertise and dedication needed to achieve those goals. Sabeth prides herself on giving the most precise and up-to-date feedback on the state of the market, its trends, comparable sales, property val Read More
Marketing Manager
Madison Tongdangjoue is a digital designer from Cincinnati, OH. She brings 8 years of design experience to the Melton Group. Madison relocated to the Lowcountry in 2016, where she went to school at the Savannah College of Art and Design. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with her BFA in Fibers in 2019. She currently lives in Charleston, SC, where she takes inspiration from the many charming historic homes and picturesque locations throughout the city. Her designs tend to reflect the elegance in comb Read More