John Orr and Daniel Pellegrino of Colliers International represented the seller, Heritage Trust Federal Credit Union, in the $600,000 sale of a 2,356-square-foot building at 1112 Johnnie Dodds Blvd., Mount Pleasant. Benjy Cooke of Oswald Cooke and Associates represented the buyer, Buck Investments Limited Co.

Bianca Sancic, public information officer and fire and life safety educator for the North Charleston Fire Department, received the Educator’s Award from the S.C. Fire and Life Safety Education Association.

Charleston Ear, Nose & Throat Associates has opened The Hearing and Balance Institute at 2295 Henry Tecklenburg Drive, Charleston. It is led by otologist Dr. T. Oma Hester and senior audiologist Dr. Karen Moore.

Christopher L. Corley of Harbour Corporate and the private wealth management group of Raymond James has obtained the Accredited Investment Fiduciary Designation from the Center for Fiduciary Studies.

Chad Yonce of Southeastern Management Group represented the landlord in leasing 1,525 square feet of retail space at 322 King St., Charleston, to Moon and Lola.

Trey Zimmerman of Coldwell Banker Commercial Atlantic International represented BLD Properties in leasing two retail units at 205 Berkeley Circle, Summerville, to Pinky Nail and Ecigcharleston.

Tim Hagar and Mandy Coleman of National Restaurant Properties represented Pick Thai and Marlie Enterprises in leasing 2,210 square feet of space at 103 S. Main St., Summerville.

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Todd Garrett of Avison Young represented the landlord in leasing 2,100 square feet of office and warehouse space at 7187 Bryhawke Circle, North Charleston, to South Lubes Inc.

Consolidated Planning of Charlotte has expanded in its Charleston office at 887 Johnnie Dodds Blvd., Mount Pleasant. Tracy Dodson and Ed Kercher of Cushman & Wakefield|Thalhimer handled the lease negotiations.

Robert Pratt of RE/MAX Pro Realty completed the $120,964 sale of Lot 3, Sandlapper Parkway, North Charleston, to Sandlapper One Associates LLC.

Joseph A. Buckheister of McAllister Towing of Charleston Inc. has been named 2013 Leader of the Year by the local National Transportation Week organization. Stewart Bauknight of Modus 21 was the recipient of the 2013 Young Leader of the Year award.