Terry McCarty
Coldwell Banker Realty

Terry McCarty

Realtor/ Team Lead




As a Southern California native, Terry moved to Orange County in 1990, to attend California State University, Long Beach.

Terry graduated in 1997 with a BA in Geography and started his career in real estate in 1998 with First Team Real Estate.

Over the past 22 years, Terry has established himself as one Orange County's elite Realtors, ranking among the top 50 agents in closed transactions, with average of One closed home every 9.1 days, since 2000.

Terry received his first Hall of Fame Award, an accolade for top sales achievement, in 2003, which he received every year thereafter, until he moved brokerages in 2017. Terry recently joined forces with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, and has since been awarded the International President's Premier Award, ranking him within the top 1/2 of 1% of over 88,000 Coldwell Banker Agents Worldwide, in Sales Volume. 

With his nearly 800+ closed transactions and over $750 million in closed volume, he has been able to gain extensive knowledge in all facets of real estate marketing and sales, from listings to buyers, investment property to commercial, and from bank owned to short sales.

Terry is currently a member of the Orange County, California, and National Association of Realtors.

Terry resides in Huntington Beach with his two beautiful daughters and his lovely wife Tara.





Sheila Flanigan





Sheila Flanigan is a seasoned California REALTOR who joined The Terry McCarty Group in September 2016. A Southern California native, Sheila received her Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from California State University San Bernardino. Raised in a construction family, Sheila not only inherited exposure to real estate, but also developed a keen aptitude stemming from her work as an integral component in her family owned construction business where she developed her interest, knowledge and experience in the industry.  Interacting with homeowners and vendors as part of the construction team through the completion of a remodel project has afforded Sheila the understanding that customers want an expert they can trust and rely on throughout an entire transaction.

Since becoming a REALTOR in 2013, Sheila has prided herself in her passionate and heartfelt drive to serve her clients’ best interests. She is dedicated, knowledgeable, and committed to finding the perfect fit for her clientele.  Her devotion and passion for her craft keeps her on the cutting edge when it comes to the latest resources, up-to-date market information and trends.

As an avid runner, Sheila has completed numerous half marathons, has run the Surf City annually for many years, and is currently training for her first triathlon!  Sheila is poised and ready to take your next real estate transaction all the way to the finish line!



Laurie Smith

Realtor / Assistant

DRE#: 01237723

(949) 636-8835


Laurie is a seasoned California REALTOR who joined The Terry McCarty Group in October 2019. With more than 20 years real estate industry experience, Laurie, a Huntington Beach resident is a knowledgeable and multi-skilled real estate agent.  Laurie‘s comprehensive industry background includes mortgage lending as well as residential and commercial Real Estate, Construction and Property Management.  People find Laurie extremely relatable.  She’s been described as a good listener, sincere and honest.

There’s nothing Laurie enjoys more than to find a home for her clients that is a ‘perfect fit’, or to hand house keys to first-time home buyers, or help a family sell their home quickly and profitably so they can move up to a new home that accommodates their growing needs. She is devoted to her clients and truly loves helping others. Family ties and giving back to the community are important to her. Laurie and her husband are raising their young son in Huntington Beach and they are already instilling in him the value of giving back.  He often accompanies them when they support local organizations such as putting together care packages for the homeless and our Troops.  Laurie is also passionate about charities such as the Bulldog Rescue Program, various abused children’s charities as well as Breast Cancer Research.  

In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, camping, riding beach cruisers, spinning, photography and spending quality time with her husband, son and their Bulldogs.




Tara McCarty

Interior Design/Rehab Manager




Tara, a New England transplant, was a NCAA collegiate gymnast at Central Michigan University. She graduated with a degree in business and after several years managing a gymnastics studio found a passion for Interior Design.  After completing her certificate program at Interior Design Institute, Tara spent several years as an apprentice before venturing out on her own and opening McCarty Design Co.  She is now an integral part of the team and handles all aspects of property rehab and staging. Her eye for style, her desire to always go above and beyond, and her infectious nature have always made her a client favorite.



Brigid Edwards

Realtor/Marketing Coordinator



Brigid graduated from Cal State Long Beach with a degree in Business/Marketing. After three years in the Title industry, Brigid earned her Real Estate License and joined the Terry McCarty Group in 2009. Since that time Brigid has established herself as the group’s senior marketing coordinator in which she handles all aspects of marketing and lead generation.



Stephanie Moya

Realtor/Transaction Coordinator





Stephanie has been a licensed Realtor since 2017 and joined the Terry McCarty Group in early 2018. Stephanie is a dedicated component of the team and handles all aspect of the transaction from beginning to end. She is relentless in the pursuit of paperwork and makes sure that when the deal closes, all legal requirements have been met.