American Forest Management

American Forest Management, Inc. (AFM) is the largest forest consulting and real estate brokerage firm in the United States.

AFM currently manages over 5.1 million acres of privately owned timberland and has sold over $1.8 billion in real estate in 2,100+ transactions since 2005. With 260 employees operating from 49 offices located in 16 states, AFM’s team of professionals is focused on meeting client needs by providing a complete range of forestry services. Our small regionally dispersed offices allow us to provide individualized services, and our large overall size allows us to coordinate teams of foresters and technical specialists for large, complex jobs.


American Forest Management’s mission is to maximize our client's objectives by consistently providing superior forest resource consulting and real estate brokerage services:


Our vision at American Forest Management, Inc. is to:

  • Provide outstanding services to our clients and be recognized as setting the bar for others to follow;
  • Exhibit integrity, business ethics, service quality, and stewardship of the natural resource which is unsurpassed;
  • Continually seek growth opportunities in all areas of our business that result in increased stakeholder value;
  • Be a preferred place of employment in our industry, where outstanding performance is expected, recognized and rewarded. Core Values
  • Integrity - we do what we say and hold ourselves to the highest ethical standards.
  • Professionalism - we are characterized by our dedication and motivation to be the best in our profession.
  • Client Driven - we are committed to providing outstanding services; focused on individual client needs while building long-term relationships.
  • Quality - we strive to always do it right the first time.
  • Stewardship - we recognize that our future and future generations depend on sound and sustainable management of our natural resources.
  • Employees - we truly believe our employees are our most valuable asset and continually strive to create a safe, productive and rewarding workplace environment.

Headquartered in Sumter, South Carolina and Charlotte, North Carolina, AFM has set industry standards for more than 42 years. 

South Carolina Headquarters

407 North Pike Road East, P.O. Box 1919
Sumter, South Carolina 29151
Phone: 803-773-5461 
FAX: 803-773-4248 

Contact American Forest Management

2401 Whitehall Park Drive
Suite 1100
Charlotte, North Carolina  28273
Phone: (704) 527-6780
Fax: (704) 527-1245


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Illinois
  • Iowa
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Michigan
  • Mississippi
  • New Hampshire
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia

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